All posts tagged "Dublin Airport Authority"

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    daa Appoints Ray Hernan as ARI Chief Executive

    daa has appointed Ray Hernan as Chief Executive of its global travel retail business Aer Rianta International...

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    Kevin Toland to Leave daa Later This Year

    The Dublin Airport Authority has announced that its Chief Executive, Kevin Toland, is to step down later...

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    DAA to Host North Runway Public Information and Consultation Events

    Dublin Airport Authority will host two public information and consultation events over the coming weeks to provide...

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    55 Pre-Christmas Presents at Travel Industry ‘Oscars’ Gala Dinner

    Friday night heralded the coming of Christmas for the Irish travel industry with 350 industry representatives enjoying...

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    DAA Responds to Airport Shopping VAT Discounts Report

    In response to a recent UK media report that some British airport retailers are “pocketing millions of...

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    CAR Publishes Guidance Paper on Dublin Airport City Land Valuation

    The Commission for Aviation Regulation has published a valuation of land associated with the proposed Dublin Airport City development project and a guidance paper on how the CAR is minded to treat this project in future Dublin Airport price cap determinations.    The document provides parties with guidance on the regulatory treatment...

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    Dublin Airport Faces Stagnation Due to Regulator’s Misguided Stance, Says DAA

    Passenger growth at Dublin Airport will be stifled over the next five years unless the aviation regulator reverses its draft determination on airport charges, Dublin Airport Authority has warned.    In a formal submission to the Commission for Aviation Regulation, DAA warns that traffic growth at Dublin Airport, which handles more than...

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    Dublin Airport Named World’s Best Airport Twitter Feed

    Dublin Airport has been named the world’s Best Airport Twitter Feed in the Moodies awards for airport digital communications for the second year in a row.    Dublin Airport, which has almost 69,000 followers on Twitter, edged out Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport and London Heathrow – both of which were Highly Commended –...

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    DAA Welcomes Ryanair’s Expanded Winter Schedule

    Dublin Airport Authority has welcomed the announcement by Ryanair that it will operate seven new routes and increase frequencies on 21 existing services at Dublin Airport this winter. Meanwhile, Cork Airport has welcomed the increased frequency on Ryanair’s Cork – Stansted route for winter 2014 to three flights daily from two flights daily.  ...

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    CAR Reports on Quality of Service at Dublin Airport

    The Commission for Aviation Regulation has published its Quality of Service report for the fourth quarter of 2013 using information provided by the Dublin Airport Authority. The price cap for 2013 is reduced by 2 cents per passenger.  The report summarises the results for the quality of service schemes for aeronautical services at Dublin...

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    Dublin Airport Passengers Up 6% to 20.2m in 2013

    Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport increased by 6% to 20.2 million last year, as an extra 1.1 million people used the airport. The significant growth in passenger numbers was led by a record-breaking performance on transatlantic traffic, which saw a 13% increase during 2013. As a result of the strong growth in...

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    WestJet to Fly Dublin-Newfoundland

    Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) has welcomed the announcement by Canadian airline WestJet that it will begin a new daily Dublin-Newfoundland summer service from next June.  The new route, which will operate from June to October, is WestJet’s first European destination. Canadian carrier WestJet flies to 87 destinations in North America, Central America,...

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    DAA Welcomes Ryanair Expansion At Dublin Airport

    Dublin Airport Authority has welcomed today’s announcement by Ryanair that it will open nine new routes and increase frequencies on eight existing routes at Dublin Airport from April 2014.  This is the third consecutive year of traffic growth at Dublin Airport and the 5% increase in passengers to date places Dublin as...

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    Shannon Group plc

    Shannon Airport separated from the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) on 1st January this year. So what happens next?  On 23rd July, the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Leo Varadkar TD, and Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, announced that the Government has approved the drafting of the Shannon...

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    DAA Twins With Beijing Airport, Direct Service Sought

    Dublin Airport Authority has signed a twinning agreement with Beijing Capital International Airport that will allow the two companies to co-operate to further commercial and tourism links between the two cities. The agreement is also designed to enable the two airports to engage in a joint marketing initiative to deliver more direct...

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    Government Approves Drafting of Bill to Establish Shannon Group plc

    The Government has approved the drafting of the Shannon Aviation Services and Miscellaneous Provisions Bill 2013, paving the way for the creation of the new Shannon Group entity.  Minister Leo Varadkar said: “I have reconstituted the board of the Shannon Airport Authority and Minister Bruton has also appointed three members of the...