Delta to Resume Summer Service from Shannon to New York

SHANNON, 25 April 2012 – Last year Delta Air Lines transported more than 750,000 passengers between the United States and Shannon, supporting the 8% increase in tourist numbers seen from North America in 2011*.  The airline continues its commitment to the Irish market with the resumption of daily nonstop service between Shannon and New York-JFK…

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Delta to Resume Summer Service from Shannon to New York

SHANNON, 22 November, 2011 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) today announced the resumption of nonstop seasonal service between Shannon Airport and New York’s John F. Kennedy airport on 1 May 2012. Flights will operate daily throughout the summer, in cooperation with joint venture partner Air France KLM. Customers departing from Shannon will be able to…

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Aer Lingus Group plc Traffic Statistics – October 2011

Dublin & London, 7 November 2011: Aer Lingus Group plc (“Aer Lingus”), today announced traffic statistics for the month of October 2011. Total booked passenger numbers, including Aer Lingus Regional operations, increased by 1.6% in October which represents a continuation of the positive trend in Aer Lingus’ recent results. Aer Lingus’ booked load factor in…

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New Corporate Identity for Ireland’s Regional Airline

(Friday, 13th May 2011)  Aer Arann, Ireland’s regional airline, today announced details of its new brand and corporate identity – Aer Arann Regional. Today’s announcement is the latest development in the evolution of the airline’s brand, having recently transitioned its well known logo from blue to green.The company will continue to operate under the name…

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Travelport heightens support for hotel and car partners

Ireland, Dublin – 10 May, 2011: Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry, has outlined plans to invest in a new, in-house support function for its hotel and car supplier customers as part of its ongoing commitment to grow hotel and car bookings through its two GDS platforms, Galileo and Worldspan, as…

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Popular Cork – Jersey Route Returns for Summer 2011

(Wednesday, 20th April 2011) Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Aer Arann today re-introduced its Cork-Jersey summer route. The service which was launched originally by Aer Arann in 2007 will operate twice weekly on Wednesdays and Saturdays from today through to 10th September 2011. Flights from Cork to Jersey start at €39.99 one way including taxes…

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Aer Arann and Aer Lingus Announce New Franchise Routes

 Aer Arann and Aer Lingus AnnounceNew Franchise Routes   14th December 2011: Aer Arann and Aer Lingus have announced that the next phase of their franchise agreement will see the addition of a sixth ATR 72 aircraft to the Aer Lingus Regional fleet from next March. The aircraft will be used to launch two new routes between Dublin…

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IAA Annual Results show increased profit in a year of economic downturn, volcanic ash and severe winter weather conditions

14 April 2011 2010 was a very successful year for the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA):            – Operating profit increased 12.8% to €14.9 million, – Total assets increased by 13.3% to €194 million, – The Authority has no net debt, – The Board will consider a Dividend later in the year.  •    Heavy public transport aircraft registrations were up 12.6% and…

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