News

Cork Airport in European-wide Public Vote for New Route

Cork Airport in European-wide Public Vote for New Route

Cork Airport has been shortlisted for a European-wide public vote to be named as a new route for German airline Eurowings, to be part of its 2018/2019 winter schedule.

Eurowings, a subsidiary of Lufthansa, has now opened the first round of its ‘Vote & Fly’ competition, which will run for one week until 12th March 2018. The public can cast their vote at .

Cork Airport is the only Irish airport in the competition, competing against European air hubs at Aarhus (Denmark), Stavanger (Norway), Košice (Slovakia), Ljubljana (Slovenia), and Friedrichshafen (Germany) in the public vote. The top three finalists will go forward for a live vote on 13th March.

Niall MacCarthy, Managing Director, Cork Airport, said: “We are delighted to be included in the shortlist of European airports, and the win would be a major boost to the region, as well as the whole of Ireland.

“I am urging everyone to take the time to vote for Cork Airport over the next week, and get us into the final three. We need the public’s support to land this wonderful opportunity to secure a new route for the south of Ireland.”

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

More in News

Exploring Vacations Ceases to Trade

Neil SteedmanSeptember 18, 2018

Turkish Airlines to Appoint a Sales and Traffic Agent

Neil SteedmanSeptember 18, 2018

Travel Department is Honoured in Beijing

Michael FloodSeptember 18, 2018
Travel Trade Deals

Great Value Travel Deals – 18th September 2018

Sarah SlatterySeptember 18, 2018

Cork Airport Wins Prestigious Global Award

Michael FloodSeptember 18, 2018

Dublin Airport’s Platinum Services Shortlisted for Two Global Awards

Michael FloodSeptember 18, 2018

TAP to Fly Dublin-Lisbon Double Daily from Next Summer

Michael FloodSeptember 18, 2018

Paris Has Biggest Hotel Price Increase in Trivago Index

Michael FloodSeptember 17, 2018

Donal Cox is New General Manager at Lough Eske Castle Hotel

Michael FloodSeptember 17, 2018


Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland