Tag Archives: Aer Lingus

This afternoon.

Dublin Airport.

Lady Liberty welcomed Aer Lingus customers back on board its long-haul service to the United States, as the ban on travel into the US was lifted. The airline has launched a 48-hour flash sale offering €100 off return flights to the US ending tomorrow at midnight.

I think I prefer the old uniforms.

Travel to US reopens for fully vaccinated (RTÉ)

Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

Aer LIngus is suspending publication of its in-flight magazine Cara

This morning.

Via Independent.ie:

…Cara didn’t have to print in high volume, but it was read by millions of passengers every year, and the production values reflected that. By the end of the month, copies were dog-eared, but hanging in there. And countless passengers will recall pulling fresh copies from seat-backs at the beginning of the month, inhaling that newly-minted whiff as they opened the pages…

Aer Lingus cuts Cara – much-loved magazine put to flight by Covid (Pól Ó Conghaile, Indpendent.ie)


Airport management ‘devastated’ following Ryanair decision to close base in Cork this winter; jobs to be affected (Sarah O’Dwyer, EchoLive)

Aer Lingus CEO Sean Doyle outlined the potentially dramatic moves in an internal video to staff members on Friday.

“We have no line of sight on any meaningful resumption of operations out of either Cork or Shannon Airports. As such we are reviewing the scale of our flying programme from these airports and the ongoing viability of our regional bases there,” he told staff.

Someone‘s looking for a bailout.


Aer Lingus reviewing Cork and Shannon operations (Independent.ie)



Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary


At least the airlines are not operating like a cartel at this time.

That would be…




This morning.

Dublin Airport.

Aer Lingus Cabin Crew members at the unveiling of Aer Lingus’ new look uniform designed by Louise Kennedy (above left). The new design will be worn by over 4,000 cabin and ground crew around the world from February 10.

Notable changes to the uniform include the addition of trouser and dress options for female crew, new jacket and coat designs for male crew, and ‘easy-care’ shirts and blouses.


Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland



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