All posts tagged "Department of Transport"

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    Travel Agents Reject CAR Options for New Bonding Arrangements

    In a survey of travel agents by Irish Travel Trade News, 100% of respondents said that the...

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    IAA and AESA to Jointly Examine Ryanair Madrid Landing

    The Irish Aviation Authority and its Spanish counterpart AESA are to jointly examine the incident at Madrid Airport on Sunday 16th September when a Ryanair flight from Paris to Tenerife was diverted to Madrid due to a technical fault. There have been a number of diversions and emergency landings by Ryanair in...

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    Report on Future of Cork and Shannon Airports

    The Department of Transport, Tourism & Sport has published the report by Booz & Company on the ownership and structures for Cork and Shannon Airports. The report, which has been noted by the Government, is now the subject of detailed engagement with all relevant stakeholders. When that process has been completed, the...

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    Heathrow – Gatwick in 15 Minutes?

    Airlines are already expressing opposition to the alternative to an expansion of Heathrow Airport in London being considered by the British Government – a £5 billion high-speed rail link between Heathrow and Gatwick Airport. Dubbed ‘Heathwick’, the 180mph trains would depart every five minutes and travel underground along the M25, linking the...