Ryanair is cancelling hundreds more flights -- but promises its problems are now over

Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary during a press conference in Edinburgh where he announced it's 2017 winter schedule for Scotland.Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary during a press conference in Edinburgh where he announced it's 2017 winter schedule for Scotland.Jane Barlow/PA Wire/PA ImagesRyanair CEO Michael O’Leary.

LONDON — Ryanair is cancelling a further 400,000 bookings, the budget airline confirmed on Wednesday afternoon.

The company said that it will ground 25 of its 400 aircraft between November 2017 and March 2018, affecting hundreds of thousands of customers who have already booked flights.

Ryanair’s latest announcement adds to the cancellations already announced last week, which are also expected to impact around 400,000 bookings.

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