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by DivX
Wed Jan 12, 2011 10:50 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Future of Regional Airports
Replies: 1
Views: 880

Future of Regional Airports

Hi All

Dot has made a serious announcement in relation to the future funding of the regional airports.

Dx

http://www.transport.ie/pressRelease.aspx?Id=277" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by DivX
Thu Jul 08, 2010 9:37 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Waterford ???????
Replies: 48
Views: 27676

Re: Waterford ???????

Waterford celebrates 25 years of international flights today. A certain low fares airline started its first flight from Waterford to Gatwick on 8th July 1985.

Dx
by DivX
Fri May 16, 2008 9:40 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: PSO Announced
Replies: 0
Views: 876

PSO Announced

Ryanair - Kerry
CityJet - Knock
Aer Arann - Galway, Donegal, Sligo & Derry

Regards

Dx
by DivX
Sat May 10, 2008 9:29 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Waterford ???????
Replies: 48
Views: 27676

I was down in Waterford yesterday and they have very little to complain about this summer. A number of the summer services have already kicked off with flights to Amsterdam, Faro, Malaga & Galway. Services to Bordeaux and Lorient start in the next 2 to 3 weks. Aer Arann have also added a third L...
by DivX
Sat Apr 12, 2008 9:49 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Waterford ???????
Replies: 48
Views: 27676

by DivX
Tue Nov 27, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Waterford ???????
Replies: 48
Views: 27676

From flywaterford.com

Waterford Airport checked in its 100,000th passenger for 2007, a record-breaking year for the regional airport which serves the southeast with scheduled flights to London-Luton; Birmingham and Manchester as well as summer routes to France, Portugal and Spain. The champagne was popped by airport CEO,...
by DivX
Sun Sep 02, 2007 1:50 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: EIWF- Progress!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 3713

Waterford-London now the biggest cross-channel route for RE

Interesting piece of news from Aer Arann website Waterford-London now the biggest cross-channel route for Aer Arann Waterford ? London breaks 9,000 per month for the first time Waterford accounts for 10% of total Aer Arann traffic The Waterford-London Luton route carried 9,106 passengers in August 2...
by DivX
Sat Sep 01, 2007 8:48 am
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: EIWF- Progress!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 3713

Work has finally starting on increasing ramp space this week.

Looks like it is going to take about 2 months to complete with the main extension running from the terminal torwards the Coast guard hangar.

Dv
by DivX
Sat Aug 18, 2007 12:03 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: EIWF- Progress!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 3713

Lambada Crazy, By now it would make alot more sense not listening to the boys in "the club" !. I dont like your phrase to "get pulled", as highlighed above how can you pull something that was scheduled to stop anyway ? As someone who has inside information on the Nex/146 operatio...
by DivX
Thu Aug 02, 2007 9:15 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Waterford ???????
Replies: 48
Views: 27676

I see waterford airport has a new website up at http://www.flywaterford.com, needs afew tweeks but a great improvement over the old site.

Some improvements to the pilots section aswell
by DivX
Fri Apr 20, 2007 8:13 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: AER ARANN NEW LIVERY ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2902

This bus is going to be EI-REL. Aer Arann seem to have a fear of REC & REK for some reason.
by DivX
Fri Apr 20, 2007 8:12 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: FlyU New Irish Startup??
Replies: 8
Views: 4908

As I said

And so FlyU have gone to the big airport in the sky ...

Generally only the name FlyU is gone, as far as i know Nordic will be operating their BAE146-200 on their behalf.

FlyU will return once they sort out their AOC
by DivX
Fri Apr 13, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: AER ARANN NEW LIVERY ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2902

From what i've heard this is a one off colour scheme to celebrate the arrival of the first 500. The rest of the aircraft will have the standard Aer Arann scheme.

This aircraft will do the rounds of the regional airports before being based in Cork.

Dx
by DivX
Wed Apr 04, 2007 1:05 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: FlyU New Irish Startup??
Replies: 8
Views: 4908

And so FlyU have gone to the big airport in the sky ... From the recent press release from Waterford Airport, BAe146 services start from the 22nd of June with the flights being operated by Nordic Airways and bookings through Slattery Travel. Malaga, Faro & Bordeuax will each operate twice per we...
by DivX
Thu Feb 22, 2007 12:23 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Airport Funding under Transport 21
Replies: 3
Views: 2390

Knock have got about 27 million
Donegal 2 million
Galway / Sligo about 6 million each
Kerry unknown