All posts tagged "Ireland West Airport Knock"

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    Ireland West Airport Welcomes 10 Millionth Passenger

    On Friday 1st July 2016 Ireland West Airport welcomed the 10 millionth passenger to use the airport since...

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    Falcon and Thomson to Offer Costa Daurada from Ireland West Airport Knock

    Falcon and Thomson, part of the TUI Group, have announced that they will offer Spain’s Costa Daurada...

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    Busiest September in Ireland West Airport Knock’s History

    Ireland West Airport Knock recorded another major milestone last month, experiencing its busiest ever month of September,...

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    Ireland West Airport Knock Welcomes Study Group Report

    Ireland West Airport Knock has welcomed the official publication of the Study Group report on the future development and growth options at the airport. The report contains a number of targets and parameters that will guide the airport in pursuing a progressive growth strategy and implement a business plan that will enable...

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    GAA Stars to Be Ambassadors for Ireland West Airport Knock

    Five of the best-known GAA stars in Ireland will join forces as ambassadors for Ireland West Airport Knock this summer. 

The five players, who represent counties from the region, are Alan Dillon from Mayo, Michael Meehan from Galway, Karl Lacey and Michael Murphy from Donegal, and Dessie Dolan from Westmeath. The players...

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    Commercial Traffic Up 5% at Ireland West Knock in 2012

    Notwithstanding massive challenges within the aviation industry in the past 12 months, Ireland West Airport Knock’s latest traffic figures prove that 2012 was its busiest year in its 26-year history. In 2012, the annual number of passengers using Ireland West Knock increased by over 30,000 to 685,000 – an increase of 5%...

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    Aer Lingus Regional Takes Over Knock – Birmingham Service

    The west of Ireland’s business and tourism sectors welcome the launch on Monday 11th June of Aer Lingus Regional’s new daily service from Ireland West Airport Knock to Birmingham, which is now operated by Aer Arann. Fares start from €29.99 one-way, including taxes. Joe Gilmore, Managing Director of Ireland West Airport Knock,...

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    ALR Ireland West Airport Knock – Birmingham Route

    From 11th June 2012, Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Aer Arann will provide daily flights from Ireland West Airport Knock to Birmingham with fares starting from €29.99 one way including taxes. The news comes a week after bmibaby, which is currently operating an Ireland West Knock – Birmingham service, confirmed that it...

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    Strong Start to 2012 for Ireland West Airport Knock

    Notwithstanding massive challenges within the aviation industry in Ireland currently, Ireland West Airport Knock continued to see passenger numbers rise at the start of 2012. For the second year in a row passenger numbers were up for the months of January and February, with a particularly noteworthy increase of 16% in passenger numbers....

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    Busiest Ever Year at Ireland West Airport Knock

    – Passenger numbers using UK scheduled services up 7% – Passenger Numbers using European Sun services up 36% – Only airport in Ireland to report double-digit growth in 2011 Notwithstanding massive challenges within the aviation industry in the past 12 months, Ireland West Airport Knock’s latest traffic figures show that 2011 was...

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    Lufthansa to Fly Knock – Düsseldorf Next Summer

    Starting 7th May 2012, Lufthansa will operate a weekly direct service between Ireland West Airport Knock and Düsseldorf every Saturday until 29th September. Connecting services to Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Munich will also be available. Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Leo Varadkar TD, said: “I would like to congratulate the team...

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    4 millionth Ryanair Passenger to/from Ireland West Airport Knock

    Ryanair today welcomed its 4 millionth passenger on flights to/from Ireland West Airport Knock. Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar and Ireland West Knock Managing Director Joe Gilmore presented the 4 millionth passenger, Sister Maude Murphy from Knock, Co Mayo, with a free holiday for two to Lanzarote, including flights, transfers and accommodation. Ryanair...

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    Fly Knock – Manchester with Flybe

    Flybe has today announced an expansion from Ireland West Airport Knock by introducing a four times weekly service to Manchester. The new service will commence on 30 October 2011 and will operate year round. Passengers can book onward flights to Paris and Amsterdam. Flybe is Europe’s largest regional airline and also the UK’s...