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#Knock airport

# knock-airport - Monday 27 January, 2020

Flights at Knock Airport affected as heavy snow hits the northwest

Met Éireann said that the snow and hail could spread overnight, and warned people to be wary of dangerous road conditions.

# knock-airport - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Three decades after opening, Knock Airport reported its busiest year ever

The Mayo hub reached the 750,000-passenger mark in 2017.

# knock-airport - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Knock airport's boss says Ireland's regional hubs will struggle to hang onto routes

Joe Gilmore is working for direct flights to northern Germany and America’s east coast.

# knock-airport - Sunday 14 May, 2017

The journey to bury the youngest witness to Knock Apparition of 1879

John Curry was just five years old when he witnessed the apparition. He’ll be buried at St Patrick’s old Cathedral, New York.

# knock-airport - Monday 5 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge A couple were reunited after 29 years apart in Knock Airport, and it was just gorgeous Love Is In The Air

# knock-airport - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 of the most Knock Airport things that have ever happened Don't Knock Knock

10 of the most Knock Airport things that have ever happened

Oh from Fatima to Bethlehem from Lourdes to Kiltimagh…

# knock-airport - Sunday 27 March, 2016

You can now travel to Edinburgh and Birmingham from Knock Airport

70,000 new seats have been announced for Ireland West Airport by carrier Flybe.

# knock-airport - Friday 16 January, 2015

New Yorkers flying direct to Knock for a special Pilgrimage this summer

More than 700,000 passengers flew via Knock Airport last year – the highest figure ever in its 29 year history.

# knock-airport - Friday 9 January, 2015

A record number of passengers flew via Knock airport last year

Their London services were particularly popular.

# knock-airport - Friday 5 September, 2014

Flying high: August was Knock Airport's busiest month in history

Traffic to and from the UK is still strong – up 21% on last August.

# knock-airport - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Knock airport is on track for its best year ever

The Mayo airport is expected to cater for around 700,000 passengers this year

# knock-airport - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Two planes on a 'collision course' in narrow miss at Knock Airport

After getting the warning one of the aircraft had to make an immediate right turn to avoid a crash.

# knock-airport - Friday 18 April, 2014

Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter

More than 250,000 people are expected to pass through Dublin airport this weekend.

# knock-airport - Friday 10 January, 2014

Knock Airport has second-busiest year in 28 years

Around 665,000 passengers used the Mayo airport last year – and this year could top 700,000.

# knock-airport - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

With the Air Travel Tax gone, Ryanair commits to a million more passengers

The airline says it wants to meet Irish airport bosses to discus growing its traffic in and out of Ireland by at least one million passengers a year from April 2014.

# knock-airport - Friday 4 October, 2013

Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise

More than 60,000 passengers travelled through the airport last month.

# knock-airport - Monday 9 September, 2013

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport

Over 85,000 passengers passed through the airport last month with numbers travelling to popular sun destinations also up.

# knock-airport - Friday 28 June, 2013

€20,000 in cash hidden in couple's clothes seized at Knock Airport

Officers from Revenue’s customs service now have a three month detention order in respect of the money.

# knock-airport - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Calls for government to protect future of Knock Airport

Concerns have been raised about the future of the airport in the wake of the government’s proposals to secure the future of Shannon Airport.

# knock-airport - Monday 3 December, 2012

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans

Management said it may have “no choice but to challenge the Government’s inequitable behaviour towards the airport in the courts”.

# knock-airport - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Knock Airport welcomes new Flybe route to Leeds

The regional airport recently announced that 2011 had been its busiest year.

# knock-airport - Monday 16 January, 2012

2011 is Knock Airport's busiest year to date

Passenger levels rose 11 per cent last year, but the airport says 2012 is expected to be ‘challenging’.

# knock-airport - Monday 21 November, 2011

Child benefit is ‘subsidising people to have sex’ – Michael O’Leary

The Ryanair CEO said that he thinks child benefit should be abolished, calling it an “absurdity”.

I'll stand by you: Kenny throws down Croagh Patrick gauntlet to Trap

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has promised to personally accompany Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni on his climb up Croagh Patrick.

Ryanair announces four new routes from Knock Airport

The airline will be running 14 routes out of Ireland West Airport from April of next year.