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Dublin airport. The DAA says Dublin and Cork airports are losing €1m  a day between them. Photograph:  Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Cork airport should get State aid alongside regional gateways such as Knock and Kerry as Covid-19 has almost wiped out its revenues, TDs and Senators (...)

Surfers on the beach at Lahinch in Clare. A visit  brought back happy memories of holidays there when I was a youngster. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Last Saturday was to have been the second Test in Australia and the end of the season. Myself and Elaine had planned on going to Italy but luckily we (...)

 Last year Shannon Airport saw  its first annual falloff in numbers  since 2013, with 150,000 fewer travellers than in 2018. Photograph:  Arthur Ellis/Press22

Post-tax profits at Shannon Group, which operates Shannon Airport, rose 43 per cent to €21.6 million last year despite the first reduction in passenge(...)

Sweeping travel restrictions aimed at containing the spread of Covid-19 have virtually grounded airlines’ passenger operations across Europe and North America.

Shannon Airport fears that it will have to lay off workers if it does not qualify for the Government’s Covid-19 job support scheme. The State-owned c(...)

Shannon Airport  had a disappointing year with passenger numbers declining by 8 per cent

The update from State-owned Shannon Group yesterday on its performance for 2019 was something of a mixed bag. Its commercial properties unit and her(...)

Mary Considine takes the helm at a time when the group faces tough challenges

Mary Considine has become the first chief executive that Shannon Group has recruited from within its own ranks since the State founded the company in (...)

Shannon Group’s board confirmed on Friday that it has formally appointed Mary Considine as chief executive for a seven-year term.

Mary Considine is taking over as chief executive of the State-owned company responsible for Shannon Airport, Bunratty Castle and other businesses. Ms(...)

Shannon Airport  faces a decline in passengers in 2019. The number that travelled through the airport in June was down 12 per cent

Most observers were not surprised that the Minster for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross, extended Rose Hynes’s tenure as chairwoman of Shannon(...)

Rose Hynes’s five-year contract has been extended. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Shannon Group chairwoman Rose Hynes will remain in the post for a year after the Government extended her contract. Ms Hynes was due to step down on W(...)

The number of people travelling through Shannon Airport grew to 1.86 million last year, a 6.5 per cent increase on 2017. Photograph: Frank Miller

Shannon Group chief executive Matthew Thomas is leaving the State airport and property company in June to take the same post at the Ports of Jersey in(...)

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