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O'Donnell, Kieran

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Shannon Airport: Motion (Continued)

I am delighted to take part in this historic debate. I have listened to the debate thus far. I think everyone is agreed that Shannon Airport could not continue as is for a number of reasons. It ...More Button

Shannon Airport has been in limbo for many years. This is no longer the case. The key focus now must be delivery of the infrastructure required to make this a resounding success. Deputy Callea...More Button

The target is to bring in 1 million passengers using international airlines, including Transair, which has been mentioned in the media, and to be able to fly passengers from Shannon Airport to Amer...More Button

Shannon Airport has the longest runway in Europe, a history in terms of transatlantic flights, preclearance for passengers and many other advantages, which we must exploit. I do not believe these ...More Button

Plans are always extremely important. How they are implemented is vital in terms of achieving success. From 31 December 2012 Shannon Airport will be independent of the Dublin Airport Authority....More Button

  We then move to implementing the change vis-à-vis Shannon Development and its integration with NewCo. Shannon Development did fantastic work in the region for many years. ...More Button

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