All posts tagged "Sydney"

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    Tourism Ireland Leads Sales Mission to Australia and New Zeland

    Tourism Ireland, together with 11 Irish tourism companies, is preparing to undertake a week-long sales mission to...

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    Virgin Atlantic to Cease Hong Kong to Sydney

    Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic airline has blamed “increasing costs and a challenging economic environment” for its decision to cease its Sydney to Hong Kong service as from 5th May 2014. The last flight departing Hong Kong to Sydney will be on 4th May. The airline said the route was no longer considered profitable. Virgin...

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    Emirates Announces Earlybird Fares from Dublin

    Emirates have announced its Earlybird fares for travel from Dublin to a range of worldwide destinations to celebrate the launch of services on 9th January 2012.    Earlybird Economy Class return fares include Dublin – Dubai from €505; Durban from €689; Perth from €905; Mumbai from €445 and Kochi starting from €499. All prices...

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    Etihad Launches Fantastic Fares

    Etihad Airways, is offering up to 45% off fares to certain destinations in a ‘Fantastic Falling Fares’ promotion. The promotion starts today and finishes on Friday 4th November with some particularly low special Coral Economy Class fares, such as Australia from €604, Abu Dhabi from €378 and South Africa from €405. All fares...

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    BA and Qantas to Restructure London to Australia Flights

    Under a restructured British Airways / Qantas Joint Services Agreement, from early 2012 Qantas will cease to fly from Bangkok and Hong Kong to London, but will continue to serve these cities from Australia and will also continue Airbus A380 services from Melbourne and Sydney to London via Singapore, as well as...

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    Tiger to Resume Australian Flights?

    Tiger Airways Australia expects to resume services “in the near future”, possibly by 5th August, having been given conditions to meet by Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority. The Singapore-based low cost carrier’s Australian flights were grounded by the CASA four weeks ago due to safety concerns. In a statement the airline said:...

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    Shannon O’Dowd Joins 1STS

    One Stop Touring Shop has appointed Shannon O’Dowd as Agency Sales Executive. Sharon Jordan, 1STS Business Manager, said: “Shannon is delighted to be joining the team, and although she joins us from outside the travel trade she has a real passion for travel and looks forward to meeting travel agents across the...