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Ryanair to Fly Daily on Kerry – London Stansted

Ryanair to Fly Daily on Kerry – London Stansted

On 7th November 2012 Ryanair will increase its flights between Kerry and London Stansted from three return flights per week to a daily return flight. The airline already offers a daily return between Kerry and London Luton.

Stansted Airport is London’s third busiest airport and the UK’s fourth busiest airport. It performs an important role as London’s base for low-cost airlines, with approximately 17.5 million passengers and 133,500 flights passing through Stansted every year, and 16 airlines operate from Stansted, serving more than 150 destinations in 32 countries.

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The British Airports Authority recently announced that, having carefully considered the UK Court of Appeal’s recent ruling, it has decided not to appeal to the Supreme Court and is now proceeding with the sale of Stansted Airport. However, it said yesterday: “We still believe that the Competition Commission ruling fails to recognise that Stansted and Heathrow serve different markets.”

In 2009 the Competition Commission ruled that BAA must sell Stansted because of the lack of competition between London airports. BAA was ordered to sell off Stansted and Gatwick, in addition to selling off either Glasgow or Edinburgh airports. Gatwick Airport and Edinburgh Airport have already been sold.

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NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

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