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ENHANCED SECURITY AT DUBLIN AIRPORT – CHANGES TO CHECK-IN TIMES!

American Airlines have announced that their check-in counters at Dublin Airport will now be closing 75 minutes before the scheduled flight departure time to allow passengers to pass security checkpoints in time… This change is due to enhanced security checks … Continue reading

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PASSENGERS WARNED OF TIGHTER SECURITY ON US FLIGHTS

Passengers flying to the US are being advised to arrive at least three hours before their flight as new tighter security measures came into force yesterday (July 19)… Travellers will face more vigorous screening, particularly of large electronic devices.

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SKY’S THE LIMIT FOR NEW ICELANDAIR SERVICE!

The sky could literally be the limit for the new three times weekly Belfast-Reykjavik service which began yesterday morning. (June 1)… Half of the passengers on board the first incoming flight from the Icelandic capital were North Americans, a figure … Continue reading

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Laptop Story Big Worry for Transatlantic Travellers

Passengers on flights to the US from the UK could face a ban on taking laptops into the cabin… According to The Times President Donald Trump is considering extending his ban on large electronic devices being carried in aircraft cabins … Continue reading

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SOUTHERN CITY BELLE WHERE THE BARBECUE IS KING

ANDREA McVEIGH visits the barbecue capital of the world, the city of Charlotte, North Carolina… THE barbecue is king in America’s Queen City of Charlotte, Northern Carolina. The residents of this southern American city will tell you that North Carolina … Continue reading

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Fisherman who landed Florida…

Inveterate road-tripper MICHAEL BEATTIE – more at home driving hundreds of miles across the United States – experiences his first ever ‘settled’ American holiday… IN 1881 Hamilton Disston went fishing with a friend – and landed more than he could … 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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Stunning sights galore on a USA road trip to live in the memory!

MICHAEL BEATTIE combines two city breaks with the coasts and mountains of California, in an anniversary road trip by car and motorhome. His first report covers San Francisco and the journey to Yosemite… AS I LOWERED the RV window to … Continue reading

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WOW Air Dublin To US West Coast From €199pp

Icelandic carrier WOW air has unveiled the lead-in fares for its forthcoming routes from Dublin to San Francisco and LA…

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New York Daytrips Available To Irish Jet-Setters This Summer

This summer, Aer Lingus plans to reintroduce its 7.50am departure from Dublin to JFK. The flight arrives at 10.20am EST – “in time for guests to enjoy brunch downtown,” the airline enthuses…

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