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Aer Lingus and CityJet join forces on Dublin-London City Route

Leasing deal with CityJet will see Aer Lingus fly to London City Airport from October Aer Lingus to operate 50 daily flights daily between Dublin and London Aer Lingus and CityJet today announced details of an agreement which builds on CityJet’s long-established presence at London City Airport and further expands Aer Lingus’ London schedule offering…. Read More ›

CityJet proud to host Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Dublin

The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital is being showcased today at Dublin Airport, where it will be accessible to members of the public who have registered with Orbis, the international NGO which is dedicated to fighting blindness and promoting eye care. CityJet is facilitating this visit and providing access to the aircraft for registered guests through… Read More ›

Flybe expands summer sun options from Southampton

Leading regional airline upgrades 2017 Summer programme with added frequencies on popular summer sun routes to Spain and Portugal Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has added seven more flights a week on four popular summer sun routes to Spain and Portugal as part of its expanded 2017 Summer schedule from Southampton. Seats are available for… Read More ›

IAG Tops 100 Million Passengers In 2016

International Airlines Group (IAG) carried more than 100 million passengers in 2016, a record for the Group. In total, Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia and Vueling carried 100,675,056 passengers which was up by 14 per cent compared to 2015. IAG’s chief executive, Willie Walsh, said: “This month, IAG celebrates its sixth birthday and our airlines… Read More ›

FLYBE is UK’s top airline for on time performance

On time performance rated sixth worldwide. Flybe has been rated as the best UK airline for punctuality and, with an on time performance of 86.6%, also placed sixth worldwide (up from 17th last year) in the 2016 OAG Punctuality League report. This annual report is published by the globally renowned air travel intelligence specialist, OAG,… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins expands airport passenger processing offering with acquisition of Pulse.Aero

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has acquired Pulse.Aero Limited, a UK-based company specializing in self-service bag drop solutions and airline applications, to enhance the company’s passenger processing services for airports and airlines. This acquisition further expands Rockwell Collins’ Information Management Services strategy to enable the connected aviation ecosystem. “As passengers seek to take more control of… Read More ›

Cathay Pacific to boost UK connectivity with additional flights to Gatwick and Manchester

More choice and flexibility with up to six services a day between Hong Kong and London in 2017; Manchester to receive the Airbus A350 from June. On the back of strengthening demand for flights connecting Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, Cathay Pacific today announced that its current four-times-weekly service to Gatwick will become a… Read More ›

Kids take to the skies in search of Santa thanks to CityJet

It was a day to remember for over 30 children from Temple Street Children’s Hospital in Dublin as they embraced Christmas when they took to the skies above Ireland in search of Santa. In the company of their families, the children were guests of CityJet as its special Santa Express departed Dublin to check on… Read More ›

Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines: Shaping the future together

Deutsche Lufthansa AG takes over 100 percent of SN Airholding As of 2018, Brussels Airlines will be fully integrated into the Lufthansa Group and join the Eurowings Group. The unique characteristics of Brussels Airlines, including its attractive Brussels market, its well established Africa network and its advantageous cost structure which has allowed the leading Belgian airline to successfully compete… Read More ›

Dublin Selected as Site of IASS 2017

Flight Safety Foundation Wednesday announced that the 70th annual International Air Safety Summit (IASS) will be held in Dublin, Ireland, Oct. 23–25, 2017, and will be hosted by Aer Lingus. The announcement was made Wednesday on the final day of IASS 2016 in Dubai. “We are looking forward to bringing IASS back to Europe,” said… Read More ›

Brussels Airlines offers 24/7 social media service

Going the extra smile, that’s what all 3500 Brussels Airlines employees aim at every day – also on social media. More than ever, the Belgian airline wants to offer the most personal service to its customers and therefor extends its customer service via social media to a full-fledged 24/7 service, promising a reply within 30… Read More ›

JetBlue and Aer Lingus Announce Codeshare Agreement.

JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU), New York‘s Hometown Airline™, and Aer Lingus, Ireland‘s flag carrier, today announced a codeshare agreement that expands upon the partnership that has linked the two carriers’ networks at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Boston’s Logan International Airport since 2008. Flights operated by JetBlue and featuring the Aer Lingus “EI” flight number will soon be available for… Read More ›

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