Tag Archives: Aer Lingus

The return of London (LON) all airports

A pet peeve but sometime last year Aer Lingus took away the option to search by all of London’s airports. This was strange as inthe mean time they added London Luton and London Southend through Aer Lingus Regional. However it appears … Continue reading

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Aer Lingus introduce advance purchase breakfast

Aer Lingus has introduced the option to order your breakfast in advance before your flight in order to guarantee you receive it on the plane. Similar to American Airlines offer of advance purchase, the offer costs €7.50  is available now for people traveling on … Continue reading

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Aer Lingus and Virgin announce agreement

Having just missed out to Virgin Atlantic for the European Commissions nomination to operate the Heathrow-Edinburgh routes, Aer Lingus has now reached an agreement with Virgin to operate the route on their behalf. The four Aer Lingus A320 aircraft are … Continue reading

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Ryanair’s Bid for Aer Lingus rejected

In slightly better news for Aer Lingus from the European Commision, Ryanair bid for its rival has been rejected. GhettoIFE covers the story here and is as “surprised” as the rest of us! He says: Currently, a total of 40 … Continue reading

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Redeem Gold Circle Points at Brown Thomas

Aer Lingus Gold Circle Points are not that valuable in and of themselves. There redemption level for flights is quite high and you still have to pay taxes and charges. Having said that they are useful if you need to … Continue reading

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Aer Lingus looses Edinburgh to Virgin

The European Commission has ruled that Virgin Atlantic should take over the ex-BMI slots for which Aer Lingus had been bidding. “Aer Lingus has been informed that it has been ranked second in its application for slots to be released by IAG … Continue reading

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Air Berlin and Aer Lingus

ETIHAD boss James Hogan says he’s keen to see Aer Lingusand Air Berlin develop a codeshare agreement, but acknowledged that such a decision would be up to management at the two carriers. Etihad owns 30pc of Air Berlin and just under 3pc of Aer Lingus. Speaking … Continue reading

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Aer Lingus hoping to develop Scottish market

Aer Lingus are awaiting the a decision by the European Commission to start operation from Edinburgh to London Heathrow. The airline are hoping to take over the routes from BMI who was bought this year by IAG, the owner of … Continue reading

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Etihad and Aer Lingus

Etihad’s interest in Aer Lingus has been well discussed here and here but The Irish Independent has an interesting discussion as to why they are being snubbed? ETIHAD boss James Hogan has reiterated his company’s interest in purchasing the Government’s … Continue reading

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Sale on Aer Lingus fares from USA

There is a new sale on offer for Aer Lingus flights from the US. And its sparking a fare ware with Delta already joining in. At last, there’s been a dramatic collapse in the transatlantic airfare structure. Initiated by the … Continue reading

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