[threeid][/threeid] Disappointing but not surprising AA schedule changes this morning. ORD-DUB is dropped, DUB-DFW down to 3 weekly and DUB-PHL return pushed back When is DUB-PHL due to return now? According to the most recent press release published by AA last week the route was due to resume for i...Jump to post
Traffic Stats for March 2020:
Cork: 80,475 ( -54% vs Mar-19)
Dublin: 1,044,016 ( -57% vs Mar-19)
Source: European Air Traffic Statistics - The Anker Report
I'm not sure if this has been reported, but EI is considering retiring some A330's due to the COVID-19 pandemic. One would assume DAA/LAX would be the ones to go as they are the oldest in the fleet. https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/88461-iag-looks-to-retire-bas-b747s-iberias-a340s?utm_source...Jump to post
I'm not sure if this has been reported, but EI is considering retiring some A330's due to the COVID-19 pandemic. One would assume DAA/LAX would be the ones to go as they are the oldest in the fleet. https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/88461-iag-looks-to-retire-bas-b747s-iberias-a340s?utm_source=...Jump to post
Surprised the launch of the new Aer Lingus uniform yesterday seems to have gone largely unmentioned. The designer and her team flew out yesterday morning on the first CDG service to see it in action. I guess the main talking point was the reveal. A few publicity shots were done yesterday and plenty...Jump to post
Qatar are increasing DOH to double daily between July and October 2020
https://twitter.com/qatarairways/status ... 8827461632
Dublin Airport Welcomes United Airlines’ New Year Round Dublin San Francisco Service: SFO-DUB (15:55 Dep - 0945 Arr) DUB-SFO (11:50 Dep - 1420 Arr) https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-news/2019/12/18/dublin-airport-welcomes-united-airlines-new-year-round-dublin-san-francisco-service ---- I wonder i...Jump to post
Not sure if this was reported in the past but... Aer Lingus revealed as customer for two more A330s "Aer Lingus has emerged as a customer for two more Airbus A330-300s, analysis of the airframer's latest backlog figures has revealed. Two A330-300s were ordered in December last year but allocate...Jump to post
Dublin Airport Welcomes 15 New Services This Winter - But overall seat capacity down 3% with 500,000 fewer seats available "Dublin Airport will have 15 new services this winter, however total seat capacity is down 3% with 500,000 fewer seats available compared to last year. This is the first wi...Jump to post
ACL Slot Report 2020 includes some very interesting stuff: New Routes: WestJet Toronto Juneyao Shanghai (Via Helsinki) EgyptAir Cairo LOT Warsaw EL AL Tel Aviv BA Faro & Reus Increase: Air Canada Vancouver Air France Paris Sun Express Izmir Laura Vienna Lufthansa Frankfurt Transavia Paris Orly ...Jump to post
tomgle wrote:Skyblue39 wrote:IrishLessor wrote:Expect Cairo by Egyptair from Dublin next summer and LOT to Warsaw...
Any source for this?
LOT have applied for slots for a Dublin route according to the ACL slot report.
Delta's schedule seems to have the A330-300 operating on all its DUB routes next summer, JFK, BOS and ATL. Sad to see the 764s leave DUB, I've had many enjoyable flights on them. Wow! BOS has been a great success for DL ex DUB. (No Surprise). B757 to B767 to A330 plus a longer season each year sinc...Jump to post
Dublin Airport Sets New August Record With 3.4 Million Passengers More than 3.4 million passengers were welcomed at Dublin Airport last month, a 6% increase over last year, making it the busiest August ever in the airport’s 79-year history. Just over 100,000 passengers travelled through Dublin Airpo...Jump to post
No apparently all check-in/ boarding staff are employed by American Airlines. I noticed this earlier on in the year when I travelled DUB-PHL and I dug abit deeper as I was pretty amazed by it. "GM for American at Dublin Airport, said the customer-facing staff at the airport are now all in-house...Jump to post
No surprise, HU closes Shenzhen – Dublin reservations from Sep 2019. https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/285765/hainan-airlines-closes-shenzhen-dublin-reservations-from-sep-2019/ With PEK not bookable from November.... Dublin Airport has gone from 3 flights in Asia to 1 in less than 18...Jump to post
Still very early days but EI have updated some of their schedules in June 2020....
- Seattle up to daily (vs 5 p/w this summer)
- Orlando up to 6 p/w (from 4 p/w)
- Miami returns to 3 p/w next summer after reducing to 2 p/w for this summer.
- LA upgauging to all A333 vs A332 currently.
Thanks Classic Lover! Always enjoy your trip reports.
Quick question. I was under the impression Luton was the closest airport to Cranfield, especially since you were coming from DUB. LCY seems very out of the way.
Record June At Dublin Airport With 3.2 Million Passengers More than 3.2 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport in June, which was a 4% increase on the same month last year. The increase in passenger numbers made it the busiest June in the airport’s 79 year history. The number of passeng...Jump to post
From another Irish forum....
Aer Lingus considering A330neos....
Aer Lingus passenger numbers dip 0.3% in May The number of passengers carried by Aer Lingus dipped by 0.3% in May, new figures from its parent group IAG show today. Aer Lingus flew a total of 1.081 million passengers in May, down from the figure of 1.084 million the same time last year. But the rev...Jump to post
Flying out of DUB this morning and noticed that the EY lounge has finally shut. Sad sight as it was the best lounge at DUB.
It will be replaced by a new lounge catering for ‘East’ carriers as reported by Fora earlier in the year. : https://fora.ie/dublin-airport-east-lou ... 6-Feb2019/
airBaltic is extending the Dublin route into winter season due to the high demand and positive feedback from passengers. Riga-Dublin flights will complement our winter route map four times a week: https://www.airbaltic.com/en/airbaltic-extends-dublin-route-into-winter-season?utm_source=socialmedia&a...Jump to post
https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/ai ... -sep-2019/
Don’t know if it’s been mentioned (did a thread search but nothing came up) but Qatar appear to be going 11 weekly next summer. Starting April 1st, the 0840 departure is daily, while the 1510 departure runs Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun. B788 operates all flights. I believe they are increasing to 11 per week ...Jump to post
Record 2.5 Million Passengers At Dublin Airport In March
North America: +11%
Other International: -8% (!!)
Connecting Traffic: +34%
Source: https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-ne ... t-in-march
New February Record At Dublin Airport Just over 2 million passengers passed through Dublin Airport in February, a 9% increase over the same month last year. This is the first time in the airport’s 79-year history that passenger numbers have surpassed two million in February, which is traditionally t...Jump to post
Record January At Dublin Airport Just under 2.1 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport this January, which was a 5% increase when compared to last year. It is the first January in the airport’s 79-year history that passenger numbers have surpassed two million. Passenger volumes to and f...Jump to post
Dublin Airport Sets New Passenger Record Dublin Airport welcomed a total of 31.5 million passengers during 2018, setting a new record for the airport. Passenger numbers were up 6%, as the equivalent of more than five times the population of the island of Ireland used Dublin Airport last year. An ad...Jump to post
Aer Lingus reduces MIA to 2 per week in S19 between 09Jun-16Oct. The Friday service has been cancelled. Source: https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/282145/aerlingus-s19-miami-frequency-changes/ I wonder if any other route will see an extra rotation added. I have heard rumours that the ...Jump to post
The Commission of Aviation Regulation has released daa's Capital Investment Programme for 2020+ https://www.aviationreg.ie/_fileupload/2019%20Determination/Dublin%20Airport%20Consultation%20-%20CIP%202020%20.pdf Key points: - Pier 5 in T2 - Expanded US CBP Facilities - Move Terminal 1′s central secu...Jump to post
WestJet announce Dublin to Calgary from 01 June 3 weekly using B789 https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/280942/westjet-outlines-787-9-long-haul-and-new-calgary-europe-service-in-s19/ eff 01JUN19 Calgary – Dublin (New route, 3 weekly; 2 weekly from 11SEP19) WS006 YYC2045 – 1138+1DUB 789...Jump to post
https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-ne ... ow-service
Dublin Airport Welcomes New Moscow Service.
The daily seasonal service will operate from October 28, 2018 until March 30, 2019.
Another record month for DUB "Dublin Airport Records Highest Ever November Passenger Numbers More than 2.1 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month, making it the busiest November in the airport’s history. Passenger numbers were up 7% during the month. Passenger volumes to...Jump to post
During today’s formal announcement of the Dublin - Philadelphia route, Aer Lingus COO, Mike Rutter said that Aer Lingus will announce yet another transatlantic route “in due course”. Is the whole event presentation available online anywhere? Have a look here for some content. Coincidentally their p...Jump to post
Skyblue39 wrote:During today’s formal announcement of the Dublin - Philadelphia route, Aer Lingus COO, Mike Rutter said that Aer Lingus will announce yet another transatlantic route “in due course”.
With Cathay, Icelandic, Air Canada and Aer Lingus is there any more routes we could see being announced? I know Hanian is still in the pipeline but doesn't seem to be going anywhere fast?
2018 will be another fantastic year for DUB!