All posts tagged "UK"

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    Ryanair Facing Strikes in Ireland, the UK, Spain and Portugal

    Ryanair is facing flight crew strikes in Ireland, the UK, Spain and Portugal. Irish pilots who re...

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    Emirates Announces Earlybird Fares from Dublin

    Emirates have announced its Earlybird fares for travel from Dublin to a range of worldwide destinations to celebrate the launch of services on 9th January 2012.    Earlybird Economy Class return fares include Dublin – Dubai from €505; Durban from €689; Perth from €905; Mumbai from €445 and Kochi starting from €499. All prices...

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    UK Government Reduces Ex-NI APD

    UK Chancellor George Osborne announced on Tuesday that Air Passenger Duty will be cut for passengers travelling on direct long-haul routes departing from airports in Northern Ireland. From 1st November 2011 the direct long-haul APD rate will be reduced to the short-haul rate, which is currently £12 per passenger in Economy Class...

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    UK Government Launches ATOL Consultation

    Up to six million extra holidays out of the UK could be covered by the Air Travel Operators’ License (ATOL) scheme under reform proposals put forward on 23rd June for consultation by UK Aviation Minister Theresa Villiers. The deadline for response is 15th September and the Government plans to introduce the necessary...

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    KLM Targets Ireland with Global Cyber Giggle

    KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has launched its interactive cyber greetings card campaign, Giggle Jiggle, in Ireland. Available to create now at www.theklmgigglejiggle.eu, Giggle Jiggle will run as a viral campaign for six weeks, ending on 8th August 2011. KLM’s Giggle Jiggle cards consist of three different animated dancing characters from around the...