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# knock-airport - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Union calls for government assistance for workers after Ryanair regional flight suspension
# Travel
# Travel

Union calls for government assistance for workers after Ryanair regional flight suspension

Updated Oct 28th 2020, 8:29 PM 55,752 Views 47 Comments

Ryanair will halt all flights from Irish regional airports between 14 November and 12 December.

# knock-airport - Monday 27 January, 2020

Flights at Knock Airport affected as heavy snow hits the northwest
# Hail Sleet Or Snow
# Hail Sleet Or Snow

Flights at Knock Airport affected as heavy snow hits the northwest

Jan 27th 2020, 8:56 PM 45,764 Views 27 Comments

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
# Mayo Power
# Mayo Power

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

Jan 11th 2018, 2:47 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

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
# County Mayo
# County Mayo

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

Nov 16th 2017, 4:38 PM 1,034 Views 0 Comments

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
# From Knock To New York
# From Knock To New York

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

May 14th 2017, 8:00 AM 22,651 Views 87 Comments

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

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

A couple were reunited after 29 years apart in Knock Airport, and it was just gorgeous

Sep 5th 2016, 8:12 AM 7,996 Views 5 Comments

Love is real!

# knock-airport - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

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

10 of the most Knock Airport things that have ever happened

Aug 3rd 2016, 1:11 PM 13,880 Views 7 Comments

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
# New Routes
# New Routes

You can now travel to Edinburgh and Birmingham from Knock Airport

Mar 27th 2016, 3:01 PM 12,339 Views 13 Comments

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
# Fly To The Shrine
# Fly To The Shrine

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

Jan 16th 2015, 1:25 PM 14,360 Views 60 Comments

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
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

A record number of passengers flew via Knock airport last year

Jan 9th 2015, 9:24 AM 9,745 Views 50 Comments

Their London services were particularly popular.

# knock-airport - Friday 5 September, 2014

Flying high: August was Knock Airport's busiest month in history
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

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

Sep 5th 2014, 8:17 AM 9,042 Views 40 Comments

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
# Go West
# Go West

Knock airport is on track for its best year ever

Aug 6th 2014, 3:42 PM 12,075 Views 55 Comments

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
# Investigation
# Investigation

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

Jun 11th 2014, 11:19 AM 20,073 Views 21 Comments

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
# Lets Fly Away
# Lets Fly Away

Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter

Apr 18th 2014, 3:40 PM 7,909 Views 16 Comments

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
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Knock Airport has second-busiest year in 28 years

Jan 10th 2014, 11:40 AM 8,169 Views 33 Comments

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
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

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

Oct 16th 2013, 3:54 PM 12,939 Views 52 Comments

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
# Travel
# Travel

Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise

Oct 4th 2013, 11:06 AM 4,738 Views 45 Comments

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
# Knock
# Knock

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport

Sep 9th 2013, 7:59 AM 6,717 Views 23 Comments

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
# Seizure
# Seizure

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

Jun 28th 2013, 1:32 PM 25,181 Views 65 Comments

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
# Knock Airport
# Knock Airport

Calls for government to protect future of Knock Airport

Mar 12th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,910 Views 43 Comments

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
# Aviation
# Aviation

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans

Dec 3rd 2012, 10:17 AM 6,945 Views 19 Comments

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
# Knock Airport
# Knock Airport

Knock Airport welcomes new Flybe route to Leeds

Jan 17th 2012, 7:58 AM 2,222 Views 17 Comments

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
# Knock Airport
# Knock Airport

2011 is Knock Airport's busiest year to date

Jan 16th 2012, 9:54 AM 1,273 Views 5 Comments

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
# Big Mouth
# Big Mouth

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

Nov 21st 2011, 9:53 PM 11,531 Views 102 Comments

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
# Get The Popcorn
From The42
# Get The Popcorn

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

Nov 21st 2011, 3:49 PM 4,886 Views 32 Comments

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
# Knock
# Knock

Ryanair announces four new routes from Knock Airport

Nov 21st 2011, 2:00 PM 3,713 Views 24 Comments

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