Organisation: Shannon Airport
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The move, welcomed by Shannon Airport CEO Mary Considine, will connect the mid-west to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport as well as one of the continents most visited cities.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2019
Here is a selection of people who have just moved into interesting new roles with companies in Ireland.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has claimed there is "a consistent oversupply" of transatlantic flights from Ireland.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
After what was described as an "exhaustive selection process", 500 applicants has been reduced to 10.
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
The return of flights from Cork and Shannon to the US east coast this summer remain in doubt as various US airlines signalled the Boeing 737 Max aircraft will not fly until at least mid-August.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
Norwegian said in response to the suspension of Boeing 737 Max planes by European aviation authorities, which are used on its Cork and Shannon routes to the US, it would transport passengers by bus to Dublin, where they will fly on different Boeing aircraft.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
A young student has been rewarded for his remarkable entrepreneurship by having his product placed in the world’s first duty-free store, Shannon Duty Free.
Mon, 25 Feb, 2019
Young Irish scientists are heading for the stars as one is to have an asteroid named after him and six others are about to present a project to leading space engineers.
Tue, 22 May, 2018
The mother of former conjoined twins has said a “lack of inclusive play centres” in Ireland is denying persons with disabilities a proper childhood.
Fri, 06 Apr, 2018
“At the very worst time in life, we saw the very best of others."
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017
Shannon Airport is just an hour away from securing a new link with Cologne in Germany, after making it onto a shortlist for a world-first social media competition for an airline service
Wed, 11 Oct, 2017
Low fares airlines Ryanair and Norwegian have said talks are ongoing regarding a tie-up that would allow passengers transfer on connecting flights between Europe and the US.
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
Two airlines have announced new services from Shannon Airport.
Wed, 13 Sep, 2017
Every Irish airport saw passenger growth in 2017 except for Shannon, which saw a decrease of 5% from January to June.
Tue, 12 Sep, 2017
A €427,500 payoff by Shannon Airport to catering firm HMS Host for an early termination of a contract helped boost profits at the firm last year.
Wed, 26 Jul, 2017
Shannon Group yesterday confirmed it had signed a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese airport to develop economic links.
Thu, 26 May, 2016
Two people, including a man in his 70s, were arrested early yesterday after they were found do have breached security and entered the airfield at Shannon Airport.
Thu, 26 May, 2016
The first transatlantic flights from Cork Airport are a step closer. The Irish airline planning the services has secured technical certification for the aircraft on the routes.
Mon, 16 May, 2016
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015
Cork Airport is to remain under Dublin Airport Authority control for the foreseeable future with discussions on its independence grounded until 2019.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Unions and business groups have clashed over the Government’s decision to sell the State’s 25% stake in Aer Lingus after the long-awaited move was finally announced by Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe yesterday.
Wed, 27 May, 2015
Cork and Shannon airports suffered significant declines in their traffic movements last month, with Cork now down almost 12% this year compared to the first four months of 2014.
Wed, 13 May, 2015
The CEO of the Shannon Group last year enjoyed a sharp jump in his overall remuneration package to €281,869, figures show.
Mon, 04 May, 2015
Profits at the independent Shannon Airport have jumped 34% in just one year with passenger numbers up 17% and European traffic up 70%.
Fri, 01 May, 2015
The firm behind the €65m Westpark business park in Shannon has sealed a bank deal that significantly reduces the €38.5m it owed in bank loans.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2015
THERE is something chilling about the response given by most Cork City-based members of the Dáil to two simple questions posed by the Irish Examiner on Tuesday in relation to the tribulations of Cork Airport.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
The Government has refused to give any lifeline of exchequer funding to Cork Airport and said it is up to airport management and DAA to reverse plummeting passenger numbers.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
With Ryanair passenger numbers at Shannon set to climb by more than 300,000 to 750,000 this year, the airline’s chief executive Michael O’Leary has said Cork Airport needs to respond to low charges being offered at the midwest airport and others across Europe.
Tue, 02 Dec, 2014
Stobart Air, the franchise flying partner to Aer Lingus, has confirmed it is reviewing its operations at Shannon Airport.
Thu, 13 Nov, 2014
Shannon Airport’s strong momentum across 2014 has continued into the final month of the autumn, with passenger numbers for October showing a 28% increase on the same period 12 months ago.
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
The pace of economic recovery is not being spread evenly across the country.
Fri, 31 Oct, 2014
Shannon Airport has won a prestigious international award.
Wed, 01 Oct, 2014
Aer Lingus Regional has confirmed that it is axing its Shannon to Manchester service from the end of next month but has denied it is because Ryanair will begin operations on the same route.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014
A 10% rise in visitor numbers will see the tourism industry earn €5bn a year within a decade, tourism minister predicts.
Fri, 15 Aug, 2014
Passenger numbers at Shannon rose by 15% in the first half of the year with European business showing a 54% increase.
Fri, 11 Jul, 2014
Shannon Airport recorded a pre-tax profit of €149,000 in its first year as an independent airport, figures show.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
The firm behind the €65m Westpark business park in the Shannon Free Zone has stated it is confident that its €38m loans with Danske Bank can be refinanced with another financial institution.
Fri, 04 Apr, 2014
Renewed calls have been made to Transport Minister Leo Varadkar to move on with promised legislation setting up the new Shannon Group to take control of running the airport and creating an aviation hub there.
Tue, 01 Apr, 2014
The Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar said yesterday that the independent Shannon Airport has exceeded his expectations to record a profit in its first year of operation.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2014
SIPTU members at the Shannon Airport Authority have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action in a dispute over their troubled pension scheme.
Tue, 11 Feb, 2014
The Aer Lingus chief executive says he is confident they will be able to fill the new flight schedule being rolled out at Shannon airport.
Wed, 05 Feb, 2014
Shannon Airport has been dealt a blow with news that Europe’s largest regional airline is to pull out only months after recommencing operations from there.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2013
More than 15,000 people applied for just 3,000 free seats for children on a series of Santa flights from Shannon Airport over the next two weekends.
Thu, 12 Dec, 2013