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by EI121
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/17 - Hong Kong hootenanny!
Replies: 216
Views: 28197

Re: Irish 9/17 - Hong Kong hootenanny!

Hi all,

Quick question: Is EI expected to open up more routes next year from DUB? It all seems very quiet this year regarding new routes compared to previous years.

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by EI121
Thu Aug 31, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation 8/17 - Lunasa san aer
Replies: 188
Views: 23885

Re: Irish Aviation 8/17 - Lunasa san aer

Is there any update on HU's PEK announcement?

To think we have waited years for a service to Asia and yet we could have two within a year...

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by EI121
Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada adds daily YUL-NRT
Replies: 63
Views: 17123

Re: Air Canada to make major Montreal announcement on 08/23

I wonder if YUL-DUB could be a possibility...?

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by EI121
Thu Jul 13, 2017 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation 7/17 Thread
Replies: 182
Views: 22649

Re: Irish Aviation 7/17 Thread

Heads up for a newt EI route announcement...Pittsburgh (which was predicted on this form a few moons ago!). Not sure when it'll happen, but the announcement is expected shortly. Good news for PIT as well as EI; it has pretty limited t/a service, with a fairly spotty history, of stopping and startin...

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by EI121
Tue May 30, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun
Replies: 128
Views: 17957

Re: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun

AC will return to YYZ with the A333 from 30 October....very good news. http://www.travelextra.ie/au-revoir-rouge-air-canada-returns-dublin-toronto-route-three-class-offering/ I always sensed this would happen eventually, particularly with EI putting the A330 on the route. Nice upgrade for the PAX t...

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by EI121
Fri May 05, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun
Replies: 128
Views: 17957

Re: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun

Does anyone know who's doing the ground handling for QR @ DUB? Cant see to find it on DUB website.

Cheers EI121

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by EI121
Thu Mar 09, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 3/17
Replies: 153
Views: 19754

Re: Irish 3/17

Hi everyone, Just have two quick questions maybe someone could answer for me: 1. DL have operated a ATL for many years out of DUB. However during the financial crisis it was cut to a seasonal only service. Since the growth at DUB would their be any chance of them reinstating this to a year round ser...

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by EI121
Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 3/17
Replies: 153
Views: 19754

Re: Irish 3/17

Another month of impressive North America Growth (28%) and Transfer Traffic (81% !! ). Also seems that the Gulf traffic has recovered again as last year it fell marginally each month. "1.8 Million Passengers In February At Dublin Airport" "Almost 1.8 million passengers passed through ...

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by EI121
Wed Dec 14, 2016 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!
Replies: 179
Views: 24738

Re: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!

For those of you earlier wondering where QR would operate from in DUB, it's showing in the GDS as Terminal 1. In other DUB related news, apparently an extension to Pier 1 (that's Pier D in old money) has now commenced, and also a new transfer facility at Pier 4 (Pier E in old money). Interesting ne...

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by EI121
Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!
Replies: 179
Views: 24738

Re: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!

Well the worst kept secret in aviation has been confirmed, QR have announced DOH-DUB daily on the 787 http://www.qatarairways.com/qa/en/press ... 0000000000 Very similar to EY schedule. Which leads me to believe they are operating out of T2. Is there a reason behind the x3 morning and x4 afternoon ...

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by EI121
Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!
Replies: 179
Views: 24738

Re: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!

Well the worst kept secret in aviation has been confirmed, QR have announced DOH-DUB daily on the 787 http://www.qatarairways.com/qa/en/press ... 0000000000 Very similar to EY schedule. Which leads me to believe they are operating out of T2. Is there a reason behind the x3 morning and x4 afternoon ...

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by EI121
Sun Dec 04, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!
Replies: 179
Views: 24738

Re: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!

@Classic Lover;

Do you know if theres anyway you can earn points from flights in the past? Ive flown EI a few times this year and I've been unable to join gold circle club thus unable to collect points.

Thanks.

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by EI121
Sun Dec 04, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!
Replies: 179
Views: 24738

Re: Irish 13/16: Sixteen, going on seventeen!

Travel Extra also reporting QR have slots from March. Just waiting on aircraft to be delivered.

Are these slot allocations available to be viewed online via PDF etc by any chance?

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by EI121
Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Boston is going 3 daily.

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by EI121
Tue Nov 15, 2016 9:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Does anyone know what time the press conference is being held....? Also, Newstalk mentioned that WW favours a route to San Diego however this is not being announced today. Source: http://www.newstalk.com/EXCLUSIVE:-Aer- ... mi-service San Diego would be an interest choice, however I think the next r...

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by EI121
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

JAmie2k9 wrote:
EI have dropped MIA on website from 1 September, x3 weekly. Others to come.


Do you suspect more routes JAmie2k9 or just increase frequencies?

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by EI121
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Wed,Fri and Sun operating

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by EI121
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

JAmie2k9 wrote:
EI have dropped MIA on website from 1 September, x3 weekly. Others to come.


Very late in the year again. I wonder why this is the case. At 3 weekly that will be a nice layover for the crew!

n272wa wrote:
EI141
DUB 15:00
MIA 19:25


Very late in the evening - seems to be the new norm for new EI flights.

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by EI121
Sun Nov 13, 2016 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

JAmie2k9 wrote:
Travel Extra reporting Tuesday for EI announcement. Have checked with another source and it correct this time and it's a big announcement....


If its a big announcement I wonder will we hear anything about the A321neos and updates on A350?

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by EI121
Sun Nov 13, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

BestWestern wrote:
Great news re new routes.

Any insight as to how BDL is performing? Looking at the GDS, J is full tonight ex BDL. Friday ex DUB is simply showing Y4 availability, so no discount econ for any Business available


This maybe a stupid question, but what is the GDS? And how does one access it?

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by EI121
Tue Oct 25, 2016 11:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 37284

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Good news Air Canada to open their own office in DUB rather then the GSA which has operated on their behalf for a number of years. This is due to the large increase in routes and frequency in the Irish market. I wonder if AC/RV would ever look at returning to SNN. Funnily enough I was only thinking...

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by EI121
Fri Oct 14, 2016 8:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!
Replies: 290
Views: 38813

Re: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!

EY off to T1 from 24 Jan but lounge not impacted. Travel Extra report. Funny, the first airline to move to T2 is now the first airline to leave T2. However with the investments in T1 is shouldn't be much of a problem anymore. Im curious to see which slots are needed more. I would've EK afternoon sl...

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by EI121
Sun Oct 09, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!
Replies: 290
Views: 38813

Re: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!

Per today's Travel Extra, EI route announcement could be 20th Oct:- "IAG figures indicated Aer Lingus is now the star of IAG group with RPK up 11.3pc and ASK up 13.1pc. Not in the statement, new trans-Atlantic routes for summer 2017 are likely to be announced October 20th." I would take t...

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by EI121
Thu Sep 29, 2016 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!
Replies: 290
Views: 38813

Re: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!

JAmie2k9 wrote:
EI got very cosy on BOS, so welcome move. DUB is just their fourth Euro route out of BOS.


Yes very cozy. I wouldn't be surprised if EI announced a third daily, possible day flight similar to JFK flight, for S17.

Considering now BDL has launched I say the S17 routes will be announced soon.

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by EI121
Thu Sep 29, 2016 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!
Replies: 290
Views: 38813

Re: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!

https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-ne ... -expansion

Always wondered if DL would expand however always thought it would be SEA.
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Delta Announce DUB-BOS (Summer Seasonal)

https://www.dublinairport.com/latest-ne ... -expansion

Always wondered if DL would expand however always thought it would be SEA.

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by EI121
Wed Sep 14, 2016 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!
Replies: 290
Views: 38813

Re: Irish 11/16: oh, the places we'll go!

Anyone have any updates on the EI route announcements? Thought it would by now.

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by EI121
Thu Aug 25, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...
Replies: 290
Views: 40071

Re: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...

Etihad is going back to single daily services from next months; through the winter, a single daily service was expected, but they will also be single daily next Summer, albeit using 77Ws. http://www.travelextra.ie/etihad-return ... 2016-2017/ Interestingly, no word from QR yet on DUB service. The E...

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by EI121
Mon Aug 15, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...
Replies: 290
Views: 40071

Re: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...

Hi all,

Just wondering if anyone has any updates on the new EI routes and also the new A330's. I heard that one was due next week, however can't find anything of a first flight etc.

Cheers - EI121

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by EI121
Sun Jul 24, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...
Replies: 290
Views: 40071

Re: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...

http://travelextra.info
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According to travel extra EI will make their route announcements on Friday at the IAG Q2 report day.

Travel extra are reporting 4 potential routes: Miami, Dallas, Philadelphia, Detroit and Charleston.

Source: http://travelextra.info

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by EI121
Mon Jul 18, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...
Replies: 290
Views: 40071

Re: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...

The "51st & Green" lounge officially opened in DUB today. It's open to all business class and loyalty members of Ei, AA, DL and UA. Here is a link to photos of the new lounge : http://onemileatatime.boardingarea.com/ ... +at+a+Time I must admit it's very classy and something I never th...

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by EI121
Sat Jul 16, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...
Replies: 290
Views: 40071

Re: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...

United have revisited the idea of operating the second daily EWR flight for winter and will not drop for the season but upgrade the daily EWR to B764 or B772. 772 ops from 19 December-15 February and 28 February-8 March IAD may have some freq changes. Planned to run from 29 October to 8 March befor...

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by EI121
Thu Jul 14, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...
Replies: 290
Views: 40071

Re: Irish 10/16 - Summertime and the flying is easy ...

Two more A330's to arrive next year http://www.airbus.com/newsevents/news-e ... ure-fleet/ Excellent news. Will the for 757s stay? If so I think we could be looking at 3 new long haul routes which given the 3 (one new & two restarts) this year would be fantastic I think this has changed all pre...

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by EI121
Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...
Replies: 205
Views: 27771

Re: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...

1 new A330 may still indicate more than one route. I don't see MIA being launched as daily, I could see maybe 4 weekly initially which would allow another route 3 weekly at least, assuming schedule for this summer remains as is... I would assume the new A333 would replace the A332 on the SFO route....

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by EI121
Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...
Replies: 205
Views: 27771

Re: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...

Any idea on when the EI announcement will occur?

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by EI121
Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...
Replies: 205
Views: 27771

Re: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...

JAmie2k9 wrote:
Think Montreal will be a route...and perhaps Miami, Fort Lauderdale or Tampa.


I think Montreal would be an interesting choice! Considering TS only fly x1 (?) a week. Definitely would work with a 757 I think. Does anyone know how YYZ is doing?

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by EI121
Sun Jul 10, 2016 9:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...
Replies: 205
Views: 27771

Re: Irish 9/16: Let's go fly a kite ...

According to travel extra: "Aer Lingus will announce their new trans-Atlantic routes for May 2017 tomorrow at an event in Dublin Airport." I wonder if it will be a single route or possibly more? Is it confirmed that there are receiving 2 more A333's next year? I would say MIA is a definite...

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by EI121
Thu Jun 09, 2016 11:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/16: Celebrating 80 Years Of Aer Lingus!
Replies: 193
Views: 25194

RE: Irish 8/16: Celebrating 80 Years Of Aer Lingus!

Another Record Month at <acronym title="Dublin (- Collinstown) (DUB / EIDW), Ireland">DUB</acronym>: "Record Passenger Numbers In May At Dublin Airport" Passenger numbers grew by 11% last month, with almost 2.5 million passengers travelling through the airport. This was the busiest May ever in the a...

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by EI121
Thu May 19, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16
Replies: 195
Views: 23150

RE: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16

"Aer Lingus CEO on U.S. growth plans, oneworld frequent-flier alliance" Aer Lingus is working to join the oneworld airline alliance and plans to expand service to the U.S. later this year and next, CEO Stephen Kavanagh said Wednesday. “Once we get into 2017, however, we will be looking at new gatewa...

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by EI121
Tue May 10, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16
Replies: 195
Views: 23150

RE: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16

Slightly off topic, but is there anyway the DAA could request the <acronym title="Coimbra (- Bissaia Barreto / Cernache) (CBP / LPCO), Portugal">CBP</acronym> to extend its hours? Considering the growth <acronym title="Dublin (- Collinstown) (DUB / EIDW), Ireland">DUB</acronym> has experienced in th...

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by EI121
Sat May 07, 2016 11:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16
Replies: 195
Views: 23150

RE: Irish Aviation Thread 7/16

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

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by EI121
Fri May 06, 2016 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

RE: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings

Dublin Airport capacity issues could hurt expansion - Walsh: Bottlenecks at Dublin Airport could threaten its long-term expansion plans, according to the chief executive of Aer Lingus’s owner, Willie Walsh. The airport expects to beat 2015’s record of 25 million passengers this year but its success ...

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by EI121
Thu May 05, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

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/321neo" class="quote" target="_blank">321neo</a> (<a href="#174" class="quote">Reply 174</a>):<br/><i>According to the below article the 4 <acro...

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by EI121
Wed May 04, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

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/321neo" class="quote" target="_blank">321neo</a> (<a href="#161" class="quote">Reply 161</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI<...

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by EI121
Mon May 02, 2016 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To Commence 7th Daily BKK Effective 01 JUL '16
Replies: 45
Views: 12666

RE: EK To Commence 7th Daily BKK Effective 01 JUL '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/Pe%40rson" class="quote" target="_blank">[email protected]</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Seats for <acronym title="Emirates (Unit...

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by EI121
Sun May 01, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

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/Eagleboy" class="quote" target="_blank">Eagleboy</a> (<a href="#129" class="quote">Reply 129</a>):<br/><i> additional frequencies on <acronym ti...

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by EI121
Fri Apr 29, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

RE: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings

"DAA urged to build second runway ahead of schedule" - Authority called upon to steal a march on rivals by upgrading infrastructure earlier "A second runway for Dublin airport could help it become a leading global gateway for air travel, according to a new report. The study suggests that Dublin Airp...

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by EI121
Tue Apr 26, 2016 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

RE: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings

"A380 could work for <acronym title="Niagara Falls - International (IAG / KIAG), USA - New York">IAG</acronym> at Iberia and Aer Lingus: Walsh" <acronym title="Niagara Falls - International (IAG / KIAG), USA - New York">IAG</acronym> is examining the feasibility of allocating a small fleet of Airbus...

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by EI121
Mon Apr 25, 2016 2:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

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/321neo" class="quote" target="_blank">321neo</a> (<a href="#75" class="quote">Reply 75</a>):<br/><i>BELFAST <acronym title="President Airlines (...

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by EI121
Sun Apr 24, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

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/Jamie2k9" class="quote" target="_blank">Jamie2k9</a> (<a href="#55" class="quote">Reply 55</a>):<br/><i>No changes showing, did <acronym title="...

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by EI121
Sun Apr 24, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21783

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/Jamie2k9" class="quote" target="_blank">Jamie2k9</a> (<a href="#52" class="quote">Reply 52</a>):<br/><i>Newark - Daily Hartford - 4 Weekly Los A...

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