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by neutral
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/18: December Dreaming ...
Replies: 188
Views: 22375

Re: Irish 12/18: December Dreaming ...

Any news on the proposed link between Aer Lingus and Ryanair for bookings? it's seems to have all gone very quiet of late!!!!

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by neutral
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 33209

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Anyone in the know as to why the DAA are so slow at awarding the main contract for the North runway? I know they were legal court cases but I though these had all come to an end. It just seems so strange with a lot of the peak time slots full as to why the runway is delayed so much and mean while co...

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by neutral
Mon Jan 01, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 1/18: Bliain nua, Speireachtai nua ...
Replies: 194
Views: 23162

Re: Irish 1/18: Bliain nua, Speireachtai nua ...

Any talk of Norwegian increasing their existing flights from Dublin or starting any new destinations?

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by neutral
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/17 - China in our hands ...
Replies: 217
Views: 29094

Re: Irish 11/17 - China in our hands ...

According to Shannon boss, it is all the fault of Dublin that SNN is not doing well. http://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingne ... 14002.html We could, of course, attempt to move the bulk of the population away from the East coast. Really hard to believe this type of rubbish is still being released b...

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by neutral
Mon Oct 30, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/17: Philadelphia here we come (again!) ...
Replies: 323
Views: 33574

Re: Irish 10/17: Philadelphia here we come (again!) ...

Any sign of the new master plan for Dublin airport for the next few years? as following the recent issues on taxiways and gates/stands by Aer Lingus the DAA must be under some pressure to move on the issues!!!!

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by neutral
Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/17: Philadelphia here we come (again!) ...
Replies: 323
Views: 33574

Re: Irish 10/17: Philadelphia here we come (again!) ...

Quote

Also suggests EI and oneworld very annoyed at DAA over delays and other issues at DUB; growth at EI not necessarily at DUB. Expect tough words from EI over DUB failings.

Are the DAA not opening a new remote boarding area for EI very shortly? fed from T2

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by neutral
Thu Jun 01, 2017 5:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/17: Sciathain an tSamhradh
Replies: 119
Views: 18720

Re: Irish 6/17: Sciathain an tSamhradh

How are the new boarding gates in the 100 gates (Pier 1) working out I think there was a gain of 4 gates? also is the extension to the 200 gates (Pier 2) complete yet? both queries at Dublin

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by neutral
Fri Apr 21, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 4/17: Remembering the fallen
Replies: 114
Views: 16268

Re: Irish 4/17: Remembering the fallen

Would I be right in assuming the talked about Hainan airlines tag on Manchester/Beijing flight is not happening this summer?

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by neutral
Sun Jan 15, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 1/17: A whole new world!
Replies: 194
Views: 38901

Re: Irish 1/17: A whole new world!

Is the temporary boarding area in front of the cargo area going to add in 9 short haul stands (net gain 4 as i think 5 are existing) not going to help Aer Lingus prior to pier F being build? Surely the existing runway/rapid taxiways are nearly maxed out at this stage and allowing over 3 years till N...

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by neutral
Fri Aug 05, 2016 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: the US-Ireland market
Replies: 32
Views: 4497

Re: the US-Ireland market

VCEflyboy wrote:
Can anyone please explain the rule according to which there should be a quota of Shannon flights necessary to operate DUB? And does it apply to foreign carriers only? Or extra EU? And what's the quota? Thanks


That rule is gone years now at this stage both airports operate separately to the USA

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by neutral
Sat May 07, 2016 11:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16
Replies: 195
Views: 22356

RE: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16

Its a bit concerning when the <acronym title="Niagara Falls - International (IAG / KIAG), USA - New York">IAG</acronym> chief is moaning about plane stands and space at Dublin airport I know there's an extra 10 parking stand beside the 100 gates nearly completed but is the 400 pier out of space alre...

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by neutral
Wed Apr 27, 2016 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21151

RE: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/OA260" class="quote" target="_blank">OA260</a> (<a href="#89" class="quote">Reply 89</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Ethiopian Airlines">ET</acron...

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by neutral
Thu Apr 07, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation Thread 5/16
Replies: 201
Views: 25408

RE: Irish Aviation Thread 5/16

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RRTrent" class="quote" target="_blank">RRTrent</a> (<a href="#78" class="quote">Reply 78</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> So to have 28R,...

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by neutral
Wed May 06, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 7/15: Ag Eitilt Sa Todhchai
Replies: 192
Views: 17530

RE: Irish 7/15: Ag Eitilt Sa Todhchai

Was there not a short haul pier planned for <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym> which would free up the existing <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym> pier I know its at least 2 years away from completion even if they started planning now.W...

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by neutral
Fri Jan 10, 2014 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 1/14: A Whole New World
Replies: 226
Views: 32974

RE: Irish 1/14: A Whole New World

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/clydenairways" class="quote" target="_blank">clydenairways</a> (<a href="#67" class="quote">Reply 67</a>):<br/><i>Doubt it. My money's on Turkis...

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by neutral
Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/13: Flightfest Follow-up
Replies: 208
Views: 33159

RE: Irish 11/13: Flightfest Follow-up

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cipango" class="quote" target="_blank">cipango</a> (<a href="#98" class="quote">Reply 98</a>):<br/><i>Was just thinking, what would the probabil...

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by neutral
Sun Dec 23, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation 15/12: The Christmas Thread
Replies: 173
Views: 22353

RE: Irish Aviation 15/12: The Christmas Thread

Just to wish everyone in Irish aviation a very Merry Xmas and Happy new year in 2013 here's to more good news in 2013.

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by neutral
Wed Oct 24, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA DFW To ICN Begins... Along With Other Routes
Replies: 176
Views: 24459

RE: AA DFW To ICN Begins... Along With Other Routes

Dublin to Chicago still bookable in June/July so looks as if we'll have 2 daily flights to Dublin during the summer....

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by neutral
Tue Mar 06, 2012 10:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus To Start Dublin To London Southend
Replies: 39
Views: 11211

RE: Aer Lingus To Start Dublin To London Southend

Good oportunity for Aer Lingus to put more passengers on it USA routes via Dublin with this new route from Southend.

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by neutral
Tue Feb 21, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FR Axing EDI Services
Replies: 21
Views: 5338

RE: FR Axing EDI Services

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jamesontheroad" class="quote" target="_blank">jamesontheroad</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Blah blah blah. Usual toys-thr...

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by neutral
Wed Feb 08, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 3/12: A Farewell To Fallen Friends
Replies: 228
Views: 19908

RE: Irish 3/12: A Farewell To Fallen Friends

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/shamrock604" class="quote" target="_blank">shamrock604</a> (<a href="#80" class="quote">Reply 80</a>):<br/><i>I think Ryanair have now been forc...

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by neutral
Wed Dec 14, 2011 11:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 24/11: Flying Home For Christmas!
Replies: 190
Views: 19917

RE: Irish 24/11: Flying Home For Christmas!

Might we see more cooperation between EI and EK shortly.....

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by neutral
Sun Oct 02, 2011 11:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To Dublin?
Replies: 3
Views: 1956

RE: EK To Dublin?

They're starting a daily flight in January 2012 between Dublin and Dubai

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by neutral
Tue Aug 23, 2011 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 18/11: Turbulent Skies
Replies: 245
Views: 21781

RE: Irish 18/11: Turbulent Skies

Is there enough demand for a twice daily EIR service?

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by neutral
Fri Sep 04, 2009 9:28 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Swiss Business Class /ZRH Spotting&New A330 Naming
Replies: 34
Views: 22188

RE: Swiss Business Class /ZRH Spotting&New A330 Naming

As always Phil great report and super photos T2 in Dublin is coming along nicely

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by neutral
Sat Jan 17, 2009 2:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Turkish Airlines J Class IST-DUB/Lounge+Pics+Vids
Replies: 25
Views: 25477

RE: Turkish Airlines J Class IST-DUB/Lounge+Pics+Vids

Glad you had a good flight with <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym>,I've done the Dublin/Istanbul route 3 times and the service is always excellent.It funny the way the size of <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym> at Dublin is causing all the fuss when you se...

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by neutral
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Five-Six Cleared And Rolling ....
Replies: 195
Views: 10133

RE: Irish Five-Six Cleared And Rolling ....

Interesting article from one of the newspapers this morning looks like we'll see more flights to Lagos this year. "THE inaugural direct flight from Ireland to Nigeria was delayed for 45 minutes yesterday after a deportee created a disturbance on board. He was one of eight Nigerians being deported to...

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by neutral
Wed Dec 19, 2007 9:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Five-Six Cleared And Rolling ....
Replies: 195
Views: 10133

RE: Irish Five-Six Cleared And Rolling ....

Its showing up as arriving from Gatwick at 9.55 but its departure is now cancelled to Lagos at 11.15 not a good start info from DAA website.

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by neutral
Thu Dec 13, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A 55th Dose Of Irishness In The Air!
Replies: 223
Views: 11269

RE: A 55th Dose Of Irishness In The Air!

For all their moaning about airport charges at Dublin they seem to have no problem adding new routes all the time the latest being Quote" Ryanair, Ireland's largest airline, today (13th Dec) announced 3 new routes from Dublin to Brest, Rodez and Tours starting from April 2008. "Today's three new rou...

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by neutral
Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Irish Aviation: Thread 54, Where Are You?
Replies: 228
Views: 7988

RE: More Irish Aviation: Thread 54, Where Are You?

MOL is on Prime Time tonight at 9.30 pm RTE 1 with the irish Aviation Regulator should make some good viewing!!!!

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by neutral
Tue Dec 04, 2007 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying Into December: Irish Aviation 53/07
Replies: 208
Views: 7947

RE: Flying Into December: Irish Aviation 53/07

Wow thats some TR OA260 nice to see the views from Pier D its looks very spacious,you must have slept for quite a while after the flights.

Cheers,
neutral

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by neutral
Wed Nov 28, 2007 6:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying Into December: Irish Aviation 53/07
Replies: 208
Views: 7947

RE: Flying Into December: Irish Aviation 53/07

As always Kaitak a good intro, lets hope the good work at last being achieved in Irish Aviation keeps going in 2008 with plenty of more new routes from all airports etc.Dublin will be a bit of a nightmare with all the construction but it should be worth it when <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and ...

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by neutral
Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation
Replies: 285
Views: 8784

RE: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation

Quote 244 Would be a huge boost for <acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym> if this turns out to be true. Really interested to see this article. Any info is welcome Its says a tour operator is planning to fly tourists from 6 regional airports in the USA to Shannon over the summe...

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by neutral
Sat Nov 24, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines Summer 08 Schedule
Replies: 27
Views: 6410

RE: Turkish Airlines Summer 08 Schedule

Any word on the Dublin to Istanbul flights going from 5 weekly to daily ? in summer 08

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by neutral
Sat Nov 24, 2007 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation
Replies: 285
Views: 8784

RE: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation

I would think TK have a better service for a 4 hour flight than EI possible the reason why they have not started IST

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by neutral
Sat Nov 24, 2007 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation
Replies: 285
Views: 8784

RE: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation

I've used the <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> flight twice to go to Bodrum via Istanbul both flights were very full.A lot of people use Istanbul to connect onwards and also people like myself going on to Bodrum,Izmir and Antalya.Excellant service and good space on the planes.I'm surpr...

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by neutral
Sat Nov 24, 2007 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation
Replies: 285
Views: 8784

RE: 52 North ... Another Wintry Gale Of Irish Aviation

Quoting OA260 Reply 114 Looks like <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym> is getting a major chunk of Irish clients business and also you would be surprised how much <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> are getting. Will <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</ac...

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by neutral
Sun Nov 18, 2007 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 51st Is Flying: The New Irish Aviation Thread.
Replies: 256
Views: 10119

RE: The 51st Is Flying: The New Irish Aviation Thread.

thanks folks for all the welcomes etc. on a different note how is pier D working out up in Dublin airport I know its only working at half capacity until the forward lounge temporary pier is totally removed but it most be a welcome addition to the airport facilities.

Cheers,

Neutral

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by neutral
Sun Nov 18, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 51st Is Flying: The New Irish Aviation Thread.
Replies: 256
Views: 10119

RE: The 51st Is Flying: The New Irish Aviation Thread.

Hi All,
Finally decided to join in after watching the forums for a few years,I've being a member of the Irish aviation board for quite a while.The threads seem to be getting faster all the time a sign of good times in Irish Aviation.Keep up the good work.

Cheers,
Neutral

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