Monthly Archives: March 2016

BA Introduces Multiple Mobile Boarding Passes

British Airways has introduced multiple mobile boarding passes on its mobile app for families and groups… PREVIOUSLY, each person had to each carry their own smartphone to show their mobile boarding pass to go through security or board a flight.

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POSSIBILITY OF NEW AIRLINE GIANT?

Dublin-based carriers Stobart Air and CityJet are exploring a tie-up in a move that could create one of Europe’s biggest regional airline groups… HOWEVER, according to the Irish Independent, the deal would be reliant on the final outcome of a … Continue reading

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RYANAIR CANCELS OVER 90 FLIGHTS – FRENCH STRIKE

Ryanair has cancelled more than 90 flights ahead of a General Strike scheduled for France today (Thursday, March 31)… DOZENS of Ryanair flights are affected, both to French airports and to routes using French air space – including from Ireland … Continue reading

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E Passport for Travel to USA

  UK citizens must have an electronic passport (e-passport) to be eligible for visa-free travel to the United States. Please take a moment to ensure you have an e-passport before planning your trip…

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LONDON TO NEW YORK IN 3.5 HOURS?

Sir Richard Branson has signed an option to buy 10 supersonic jets, which he claims will cut the journey time between London and New York down to 3.5 hours… HIS Spaceship Company has partnered with pilot and former Amazon executive … Continue reading

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Tunisia Extends State Of Emergency

Tunisia has extended its state of emergency for a further three months to June 22… AS a result, the UK Foreign Office is continuing to advise against all but essential travel to the destination.

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WIN A Break for 2 at Hotel Westport

Hotel Westport is a family owned 4 star hotel nestled in 7 acres of woodland in the heart of Westport Town, close to the sea and the great Western Greenway, adjacent to Westport house and Pirate adventure park and within … Continue reading

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Delta Increases Capacity On Inbound Dublin Flights

Delta Airlines plans to boost the number of seats on aircraft flying to the Republic of Ireland by 2,600 a week this summer… THE airline will restart its summer Dublin-Atlanta services from Monday, March 28, beginning with a Boeing 767-300 … Continue reading

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£4 MILLION POUND ROUTE FUND FOR N.I ANNOUNCED

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell, today announced the long awaited support fund for air route development out of Northern Ireland… THE fund will be £4 million distributed over the next four years for new unserved routes, with “a … Continue reading

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Armed Policing At Dublin Airport

Gardai are set to make an armed presence at Dublin Airport and Dublin Port… IT is understood the new Regional Support Unit (RSU) for the capital will be tasked with, among other things, providing a visible armed presence at both … Continue reading

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