THE Scottish Government “moved heaven and earth” to win a €9 million investment from Ryanair, the airline claimed, contrasting it to the Irish Government, which, it said, acted with “inaction and indifference”.
Tue, 16 Feb, 2010
A major operation to get stranded air passengers home for Christmas began today following the collapse of airline Flyglobespan.
Thu, 17 Dec, 2009
Scottish airline Flyglobespan has been placed in administration, it was reported tonight.
Wed, 16 Dec, 2009
IN MANY respects Knock airport is the aviation equivalent of a Field of Dreams — the hit US film that saw a baseball ground being built in a remote Iowa cornfield to attract major league players.
Wed, 06 Aug, 2008
Knock Airport says it has failed to find a replacement transatlantic services to New York and Boston following the scrapping of flights by Flyglobespan.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2008
Dublin is to get its first scheduled flights from flyglobespan, when the airline launches a service to Calgary and Vancouver, starting May 12, 2008.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2007
Ireland West Airport has welcomed a statement by FlyGlobeSpan apologising for what are described as extraordinary delays.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2007
THE airline that6 left 500 passengers stranded in three airports on both sides of the Atlantic for five days, after lightning struck one of its aircraft, may stop flights to New York during the winter.
The airline which operates flights from Ireland West airport in Knock to New York has apologised for the delay which left passengers stranded in JFK for a week.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2007
The European Consumer Centre says the passengers left stranded in New York last week by the Flyglobespan airline are entitled to compensation.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2007
Up to 240 passengers are still stranded in New York following technical difficulties that led to the grounding of their Knock-bound flight last week.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2007
Knock Airport is marking its 21st birthday today with the launch of a new transatlantic service to Boston.
Wed, 30 May, 2007
The first-ever transatlantic services from Knock Airport in Co Mayo are getting underway this week.
Mon, 28 May, 2007
The first scheduled flight from Knock Airport to New York has taken off.
Sun, 27 May, 2007
FLIGHTS from the US to Ireland are being offered for $0.99 with plans to offer a similar promotion to Irish customers.
Wed, 09 May, 2007
THERE will be flights from Knock to New York and Boston by FlyGlobeSpan beginning in May.
Sat, 17 Feb, 2007
THE mayor of New York paid a flying visit to Mayo yesterday to hail the first direct flights between Knock Airport and the Big Apple.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2007
The New York mayor today visited Co Mayo to hail the first direct flights between Knock Airport and the Big Apple.
Sun, 04 Feb, 2007
Tourism Ireland, the organisation responsible for marketing the island of Ireland overseas, has welcomed the decision by Flyglobespan to commence scheduled services from New York and Boston into Ireland West Airport Knock in May of this year.
Mon, 29 Jan, 2007
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