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by JAmie2k9
Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

https://news.sky.com/story/eu-airports-unable-to-cope-with-safety-risks-of-no-deal-brexit-leaked-memo-reveals-11502372 It seems UK arrivals to EU countries may have to be re-screened on arrival at an EU airport post Brexit. I think this is probably avoidable, the US, Canada and Singapore are all on...

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by JAmie2k9
Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

https://news.sky.com/story/eu-airports-unable-to-cope-with-safety-risks-of-no-deal-brexit-leaked-memo-reveals-11502372 It seems UK arrivals to EU countries may have to be re-screened on arrival at an EU airport post Brexit. I think this is probably avoidable, the US, Canada and Singapore are all on...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Sep 17, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Not a single reference to the airline's EU 261 obligations in the letter. Quite disappointing.... https://i2-prod.dublinlive.ie/news/dublin-news/article15159911.ece/ALTERNATES/s615b/0_DnOY0W9UcAAF_v2.jpg All airlines should be legally obliged to post the link to EU 261 on All letters given out or f...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Sep 17, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

I was coming through T2 connections yesterday just as the flight was cancelled there was a queue all the way down the T2 pier for the desk at 408. I really would have expected EI to be better organised on their home turf. At that time of day there were still options to send people via ORD, BOS or e...

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by JAmie2k9
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

May be news shortly and if whispers are true it major. About EI and ORK, or EI generally? Was there any stories in the paper about EI today. Heard there was going to be something in one of them ... (haven't had a chance to look at them yet!) Indications are short haul may see slight capacity increa...

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by JAmie2k9
Sun Sep 16, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

shamrock350 wrote:
Ryanair will offer four new routes from Cork next summer, most at relatively low frequencies but a big boost for the airport all the same!

Meanwhile at Aer Lingus.... *crickets*


May be news shortly and if whispers are true it major.

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by JAmie2k9
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

If both are 757s (??) is the LH fleet fully committed for next year or are there more announcements to come I wonder ...... YUL bookable on the website from 8th August 2019. Flights operated by A321LR. Odd timings though: EI99 dep. DUB 18:50, arr. YUL 20:50 EI98 dep. YUL 22:20, arr. DUB 09:40+1 Ena...

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by JAmie2k9
Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

What time is the EI press conference today? My guesses for increased SNN service would be either: - extending SNN-ACE to year-round - increasing the seasonal SNN-AGP from 3x weekly to daily - a new SNN-LPA route It would be more exciting if EI launched a city route like CDG or AMS but their SNN sho...

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by JAmie2k9
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

http://www.travelextra.ie/minneapolis-s ... k-in-2019/
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Travel Extra report Aer Lingus will boost short haul capacity at SNN/ORK in summer 2019 in addition to both DUB-MSP/YUL announcement.

http://www.travelextra.ie/minneapolis-s ... k-in-2019/

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EI to MSP and YUL in 2019
Replies: 173
Views: 9740

Re: Aer Lingus rumor - announcement 9/12

I think Denver will be one of the cities announced tomorrow. Kim Day, CEO of Denver International Airport is giving a speech tomorrow night at a major civic function along with the mayor. Aer Lingus have in the past kept a third destination more of a secret (return to EWR) than the other two announ...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EI to MSP and YUL in 2019
Replies: 173
Views: 9740

Re: Aer Lingus rumor - announcement 9/12

Because Delta is happy to let them have all the low yielding winter traffic they only want to poach FI's customer base in the summer when they can get better yields. So with that mind do we really expect them to go after Aer Lingus on a potentially marginal route? I'm not familiar with Delta but I ...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EI to MSP and YUL in 2019
Replies: 173
Views: 9740

Re: Aer Lingus rumor - announcement 9/12

Rumor has it Aer Lingus will make an announcement of new service 9/12. MSP and YUL seem to be the hot topics for EI. I think Denver will be one of the cities announced tomorrow. Kim Day, CEO of Denver International Airport is giving a speech tomorrow night at a major civic function along with the m...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EI to MSP and YUL in 2019
Replies: 173
Views: 9740

Re: Aer Lingus rumor - announcement 9/12

Rumor has it Aer Lingus will make an announcement of new service 9/12. MSP and YUL seem to be the hot topics for EI. I think Denver will be one of the cities announced tomorrow. Kim Day, CEO of Denver International Airport is giving a speech tomorrow night at a major civic function along with the m...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EI to MSP and YUL in 2019
Replies: 173
Views: 9740

Re: Aer Lingus rumor - announcement 9/12

The thread from earlier today was deleted for a reason - his claim could not be substained, and even he backed off of it. YUL and PIT are the only “hot topics” for EI in various published reports. . Backed off?? Just because other cities are published doesn't make them correct, YUL, MSP tomorrow an...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Please include a source when posting info like this. It's required by forum rules. ✈️ atcsundevil The airline website http://www.ryanair.com Obviously I meant an article of some sort - from a news site or airline PR release. Surely an airlines website is more reliable as a source than a media relea...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EI to MSP and YUL in 2019
Replies: 173
Views: 9740

Re: Aer Lingus rumor - announcement 9/12

Rumor has it Aer Lingus will make an announcement of new service 9/12. MSP and YUL seem to be the hot topics for EI. The thread from earlier today was deleted for a reason - his claim could not be substained, and even he backed off of it. YUL and PIT are the only “hot topics” for EI in various publ...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

YUL, BWI (could be error) and MSP now live on EI website.

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

www.ryanair.com
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atcsundevil wrote:
JAmie2k9 wrote:
Ryanair launch Cork-Malta, x2 weekly next April and its a good schedule.

Nice to see Cork’s route selection improving.

Please include a source when posting info like this. It's required by forum rules.

✈️ atcsundevil


The airline website www.ryanair.com

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Ryanair launch Cork-Malta, x2 weekly next April and its a good schedule.

Nice to see Cork’s route selection improving.

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2018
Replies: 1482
Views: 137886

Re: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2018

I would be caution against any conclusion about PIT-DUB

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

TAP have just put x2 daily LIS on sale.

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by JAmie2k9
Thu Sep 06, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

I believe Aer Lingus considered a “spare” for this summer, it even arrived at DUB for a few days before it was decided to be unsuitable...or so the story went. Intersting. Speaking of "spares", is the ex-QR 332 being refitted over the winter? Have they done anything at all with the cabin?...

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by JAmie2k9
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Apparently 2 T/A and 2 European to be announced.

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Sep 04, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

"The sale comes a week after Aer Lingus revealed that it will fly daily between Dublin and London City Airport from October, and ahead of two new North American route announcements due next week - further adding to a growing transatlantic network." Route Announcement due next week, finall...

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by JAmie2k9
Sun Sep 02, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Poorly written contract if EI cannot uogage a given route flown by EIR I am always amused when it requires union approval to operate a service or an alteration to a service It's a bit more complicated than that, almost all franchise deals in aviation have limitations on aircraft capacity, size or j...

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by JAmie2k9
Sat Sep 01, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

The E195 aircraft that Stobart have been operating are apparently complete nightmares from a reliability point of view. The aircraft have quite the reputation down in Southend and I don't think anyone there will miss them. So far we know that out of the three E195's operated by Stobart, two of them...

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by JAmie2k9
Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 287
Views: 22970

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Could well be two separate announcements like last year, would think Oct/Nov is more likely than Sep.

It is possible plans have changed.

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Speaking of connections, I got chatting to an Aer Lingus agent at LHR last week and he said the first few morning flights to DUB were full of checked bags going onwards and there is a near constant queue at the bag drop desks these days because of it. The flight before mine had over 100 bags checke...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

It's an interesting development, everybody knows if BA City Flyer had the capacity they would operate DUB-LCY at a higher frequency do this should work out quiet well for both carriers.

Could BHD-LCY follow next?

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by JAmie2k9
Sun Aug 26, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

AZ have operated charters to Rome/Milan in recent years (Italian students) but not this year or last year.

Not sure they will return unlike AF, KL, BA etc they don't have the long haul network to make it work but anything is possible!

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by JAmie2k9
Sun Aug 26, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

AmricanShamrok wrote:
EI sent two A321s to NOC this morning (EI-CPG and EI-CPH). Both departed DUB around the same time and both have just departed NOC. Did they use the second aircraft for equipment/press etc.?


Perhaps to avoid any embarrassment on a world stage? Its a massive marketing opportunity for them.

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by JAmie2k9
Sat Aug 25, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Yet we watched live TV from 10.00am Who knows!!! I just enjoyed the aircraft/airport coverage - it's rare we get such good and prolonged air and overhead shots Remember it wasn't just RTE covering the visit. Would expect the media greeting the aircraft was the problem. The hold was not because of i...

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by JAmie2k9
Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

evomutant wrote:
Did a couple of laps in the hold that were not for traffic reasons.

Were they not ready on the ground?


TV crews not ready but saying that there is a set schedule of events and they generally stick to it.

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by JAmie2k9
Wed Aug 22, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Think it may be KLM to AMS.

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Malta & Ryanair Announce Online Sales Partnership
Replies: 3
Views: 586

Air Malta & Ryanair Announce Online Sales Partnership

Ryanair and Air Malta have jointly announced that the Irish carrier will cooperate on sales and marketing initiatives by selling Air Malta flights from its website ryanair.com as from today. This win-win milestone agreement for both parties will offer Ryanair’s 139 million customers an even greater ...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Aug 21, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

AA were always a much better suited carrier on DFW, it was not on the radar for EI this year and most of the rumours were just speculation because of IAG and AA have a hub here so they must fly such a route. I strongly suspect the JFK cancellation may be replaced by A321LR service operated by EI nex...

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by JAmie2k9
Sat Aug 18, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

It's not that IALPA cares about everybody else, they don't care about anyone at all. Though saying that I am no great fan of the DAA - it would not be a surprise if the new runway was not all that it could be We have a tendency to build late, build smaller than needed and then comlain!!! The daa di...

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by JAmie2k9
Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/daa-to-consult-on-proposed-changes-to-new-runway-37227505.html Dublin Airport Authority (DAA), which runs the airports in Dublin and Cork, is to consult with An Bord Pleanála (ABP) about proposed changes to its planned second main runway - known as the North...

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by JAmie2k9
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Chances are they could have gotten slightly more on the sale but happy it went when it did. I am not convinced IAG have done a lot yet, yes growth has been strong however I believe had they not been sold growth would still have been rapid but prehaps one less aircraft than this summer. IMO the first...

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Crew Change?

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by JAmie2k9
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

AmricanShamrok wrote:
Does preclearance stay open in the event of late night delayed departures like these?


Not in DUB, if the last scheduled departure is running 2-3 hours late they will allow them to be cleared but AA to JFK didn't clear.

Normally they would have cancelled the flight.

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Minimum connection may be 50 mins, but the likelihood of most travellers taking a 50 or 60 minute connection is quite slim I would have thought? Even as an experienced traveller I prefer something closer to 90 minutes just for my own peace of mind. Totally agree. Anything under 90 mins at DUB is ju...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

I'm not too surprised given that these are the routes EI has the most frequencies on so allow for relatively pain-free connections. Budapest leaves at 5:55am so not an option for all but the earliest inbounds(earliest in is JFK at 4:55am I believe? That'd be a tight connection with no alternate if ...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

What does the the new transfer facility mean for one stop security country ("clean") travellers connecting through Dublin? Do they still have to clear security? daa security no longer required for tier one counties and a quicker connection process overall. Thanks. How are the tier one arr...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

What does the the new transfer facility mean for one stop security country ("clean") travellers connecting through Dublin? Do they still have to clear security? daa security no longer required for tier one counties and a quicker connection process overall. What countries are tier one? Is ...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

Dublin Airport Opens New Transfer Facility Dublin Airport has opened a new €16 million facility designed specifically for passengers who are transferring from one flight to another. Built adjacent to Pier 4 close to Terminal 2, the new transfer area will greatly enhance Dublin Airport’s ability to ...

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by JAmie2k9
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/18: An august institution
Replies: 443
Views: 29431

Re: Irish 8/18: An august institution

LTenEleven wrote:
What does the the new transfer facility mean for one stop security country ("clean") travellers connecting through Dublin? Do they still have to clear security?


daa security no longer required for tier one counties and a quicker connection process overall.

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