News

Emirates Hosts Cork Agents and says thanks a Million

Emirates Hosts Cork Agents and says thanks a Million

It only seemed right and fitting that Emirates chose the VIP area of Cork’s Soho Bar to say ‘thank you’ to Cork travel agents for the business they gave to the award-winning airline during the year.

Rosemary,Declan O'Connell Lee Tvl Helena Sweeney

Rosemar yand Declan O’Connell Lee Tvl re welcomed by Helena Sweeney;Emirates.

Emirates celebrated yet another milestone in Ireland last week confirming that it has reached its one millionth customer on the Dublin to Dubai route.

The announcement was made by Emirates country manager for Ireland, Enda Corneille at the Cork evening.

Helena Sweeney and Enda Corneille ;emirates meet Maria Murphy and Cara Barry from CTM.

Helena Sweeney and Enda Corneille ;emirates meet Maria Murphy and Cara Barry from CTM.

 

“To celebrate our one millionth passenger is a landmark occasion for us and a remarkable achievement in just four short years following the launch of the only direct service from Dublin to Dubai,” said Enda.

Anita XXXXX;Emirates with Paul Sexton ;travelagent.ie and Paul  Fitzpatrick from Trailfinders.

Anita Thomas.;Emirates with Paul Sexton ;travelagent.ie and Paul Fitzpatrick from Trailfinders.

 

Emirates connects up to 22,000 customers each month to Dubai and onwards to exciting destinations such as Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and China.

 

In addition, up to 1,500 tonnes of cargo every month is carried around the world and this year the festive cargo leaving Dublin onboard Emirates’ B777’s includes Irish Christmas trees to decorate the world-famous Atlantis the Palm in Dubai; crisps, tea bags, smoked salmon and potatoes for the Irish diaspora in Dubai and  Irish chocolates to India.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

More in News

Norwegian Air Pulls Out of Belfast

Michael FloodSeptember 25, 2018

Amadeus Annual Golf and Spa Event at Faithlegg House Hotel

Ian BloomfieldSeptember 25, 2018

Seabourn Ovation Entertains Agents in Dublin Port

Michael FloodSeptember 25, 2018

Cork-Based CTM Partners with US Multinational FROSCH

Michael FloodSeptember 25, 2018

Royal Caribbean International’s Team Ireland Hits the Road

Michael FloodSeptember 25, 2018

World Travel Centre to Appoint Senior Business Consultant

Neil SteedmanSeptember 25, 2018
travel deals

Great Value Travel Deals – 25th September 2018

Sarah SlatterySeptember 25, 2018

Travel Solutions Expands Premiership Football Programme

Neil SteedmanSeptember 25, 2018

International Dance Champions Join Marella Cruises

Michael FloodSeptember 25, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland