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Aer Arann launch four new services to UK
Tue, Mar 2 2010 6:46 PM
Aer Arann has announced that it is to launch four new services to the UK. From May 20 next Aer Arann will mark its return to Kerry with the introduction of a four times weekly service to Manchester. The carrier had dropped Kerry from its network following the loss of the Kerry - Dublin PSO route to Ryanair. Also from May 20 next, Aer Arann is introducing two... Read More...
Ryanair to establish second maintenance hangar at Prestwick in £8m investment.
Wed, Feb 10 2010 9:47 PM
Ryanair announced today that it is to establish a second maintenance hangar at Glasgow Prestwick Airport in an investment which will cost £8m. The 6,000 sq.m facility is due to open in October 2010 and is expected to create an additional 200 engineering jobs at the Ryanair Prestwick facility. The airline currently employs 200 staff in the engineering role... Read More...
Prestwick Airport closed after Ryanair 737 skids on ice patch
Wed, Dec 23 2009 6:01 PM
Prestwick Airport was closed for a short time this morning when Ryanair's B737-8AS EI-DHD skidded on ice and slid off the runway onto a grass verge.The aircraft was operating flight RYR 772 from Dublin to Prestwick and had performed a normal landing at approximately 08.45. Whilst taxiing from the runway the aircraft encountered the patch of ice and came to... Read More...
Ryanair to increase Prestwick base to 6 frames
Fri, Dec 18 2009 1:49 PM
Citing the failure of Globespan, Ryanair announced today that as of March 2010 it would base a sixth aircraft at Prestwick Airport to fill the gap resulting from the demise of the Scottish carrier. The sixth aircraft which will bring the airline's presence at Prestwick to 2m passengers per annum, will focus on the Globespan routes to Alicante, Faro, Fuerteventura... Read More...