Dáil Éireann - Volume 405 - 20 February, 1991

Written Answers. - Scheduled Air Services.

135. Mr. Yates asked the Minister for Tourism, Transport and Communications if he will outline the licensed air services operating at present in and out of the country.

Minister for Tourism, Transport and Communications (Mr. S. Brennan): The following is a list of scheduled air services which currently operate to/from Ireland:—

[1031] [1032] 1. Scheduled Passenger Services

Country

Route

Airline

Britain

Dublin-London (Heathrow]

Aer Lingus

British Midland

British Airways*

Dublin-London (Gatwick)

Aer Lingus

Dublin-London (Stansted)

Ryanair

Dublin-London (Luton)

Ryanair

Dublin-Birmingham

Aer Lingus

British Airways*

SAS (Fifth freedom service originating at Copenhagen)

Dublin-Bristol

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Cardiff

Ryanair**

Dublin-East Midlands

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Edinburgh

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Glasgow

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Isle of Man

Manx Airlines

Dublin-Jersey

Aer Lingus***

Dublin-Leeds-Bradford

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Liverpool

Ryanair

Manx Airlines

Dublin-Manchester

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Newcastle

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Plymouth

Brymon Airways***

Cork-London (Heathrow)

Aer Lingus

British Airways*

Cork-London (Luton)

Ryanair

Cork-Birmingham

Birmingham Europe Airways

Aer Lingus***

Cork-Bristol

Aer Lingus***

Cork-Manchester

Aer Lingus

Cork-Jersey

Aer Lingus***

Cork-Plymouth

Brymon Airways

Shannon-London (Heathrow)

Aer Lingus

Waterford-Luton

Ryanair****

Kerry-Luton

Ryanair****

Galway-Luton

Ryanair****

Connaught-Luton

Ryanair****

Carrickfin-Glasgow

Loganair

Northern Ireland

Dublin-Derry

Aer Lingus

Carrickfin-Derry

Loganair

Belgium

Dublin-Brussels

Aer Lingus (Joint venture with Sabena)

Dublin-Bristol-Brussels

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom)

Denmark

Dublin-Manchester-Copenhagen

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom and direct)

Dublin-Birmingham-Copenhagen

SAS (Fifth freedom)

Germany

Dublin-Dusseldorf

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Frankfurt

Aer Lingus

Lufthansa

Dublin-Munich

Lufthansa

Ryanair****

France

Dublin-Paris

Aer Lingus

Air France

Dublin-Manchester-Paris

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom)

Cork-Paris

Aer Lingus***

Cork-Rennes

Aer Lingus***

Cork-Nantes

Britair***

Cork-Brest

Britair***

Shannon-Paris

Aer Lingus***

[1033][1034]Italy

Dublin-Rome

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Manchester-Milan

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom)

Netherlands

Dublin-Manchester-Amsterdam

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom and direct)

Cork-Amsterdam

Aer Lingus***

Portugal

Dublin-Manchester-Lisbon

TAP Air Portugal (Fifth freedom and direct)

Spain

Dublin-Madrid

Aer Lingus***

Dublin-Barcelona-Madrid

Iberia

Dublin-Malaga

Iberia***

Switzerland

Dublin-Manchester-Zurich

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom and direct)

USA

Dublin-Shannon-New York

Aer Lingus

Boston

Chicago

Dublin-Shannon-Atlanta

Delta Airlines

USSR

Dublin-Moscow and Leningrad

Aeroflot

Shannon-Moscow, Havana, Kingston, Managua, Mexico, Lima and Santiago

Aeroflot

*British Airways is to withdraw services from 25 March, 1991.

**Ryanair to cease this service after Easter period.

***Denotes summer service only.

****To Stansted from April, 1991.

*****via Stansted from May, 1991.

2. Scheduled Freight only Services

Country

Route

Airline

Britain

Dublin-Birmingham

Aer Lingus

Dublin-Luton-Manchester

Iona National Airways

Dublin-Southend

Iona National Airways

Shannon-Southend

Iona National Airways

Germany

Dublin-Birmingham-Frankfurt

Aer Lingus (Fifth freedom)

Shannon-Southend-Cologne

Iona National Airways (Fifth freedom)

Dublin-Cologne

Iona National Airways