Ryanair Group CEO Michael O’Leary says the tour operator model was “dead” following the collapse of Thomas Cook. O’Leary, who appeared at a Reuters Newsmaker event in London, claimed that Thomas Cook’s demise last week was no surprise, with low-fare models like his squeezing less competitive rivals. “The package market I think is screwed, it’s over. It’s like whoever was making shoes for horses when there were horse-drawn carriages,” he said. “There were some good, well-managed horse-shoe companies but ultimately they went the same way as well and that will happen with tour operators here in Europe.”  When asked further

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