October 24, 2008
Dublin airport's bid for a direct route to Beijing

This certainly will be great news, certainly for people travelling to Asia who normally travels from Shannon via Heathrow to, say, Hong Kong. So a direct route to Beijing from an Irish airport will skip that extra hop in Heathrow and other major airports.

More about this bid here.

Posted by whykay at October 24, 2008 09:16 AM