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Friday 22 September 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Knock airport

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€108m in funding announced to help Irish airports stay afloat through pandemic
The funding aims to enable the airports to remain financially sustainable while navigating the pandemic.
Union calls for government assistance for workers after Ryanair regional flight suspension
Ryanair will halt all flights from Irish regional airports between 14 November and 12 December.
Flights at Knock Airport affected as heavy snow hits the northwest
Met Éireann said that the snow and hail could spread overnight, and warned people to be wary of dangerous road conditions.
Three decades after opening, Knock Airport reported its busiest year ever
The Mayo hub reached the 750,000-passenger mark in 2017.
Knock airport's boss says Ireland's regional hubs will struggle to hang onto routes
Joe Gilmore is working for direct flights to northern Germany and America’s east coast.
The journey to bury the youngest witness to Knock Apparition of 1879
John Curry was just five years old when he witnessed the apparition. He’ll be buried at St Patrick’s old Cathedral, New York.
A couple were reunited after 29 years apart in Knock Airport, and it was just gorgeous
Love is real!
10 of the most Knock Airport things that have ever happened
Oh from Fatima to Bethlehem from Lourdes to Kiltimagh…
You can now travel to Edinburgh and Birmingham from Knock Airport
70,000 new seats have been announced for Ireland West Airport by carrier Flybe.
New Yorkers flying direct to Knock for a special Pilgrimage this summer
More than 700,000 passengers flew via Knock Airport last year – the highest figure ever in its 29 year history.
A record number of passengers flew via Knock airport last year
Their London services were particularly popular.
Flying high: August was Knock Airport's busiest month in history
Traffic to and from the UK is still strong – up 21% on last August.
Knock airport is on track for its best year ever
The Mayo airport is expected to cater for around 700,000 passengers this year
Two planes on a 'collision course' in narrow miss at Knock Airport
After getting the warning one of the aircraft had to make an immediate right turn to avoid a crash.
Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter
More than 250,000 people are expected to pass through Dublin airport this weekend.
Knock Airport has second-busiest year in 28 years
Around 665,000 passengers used the Mayo airport last year – and this year could top 700,000.
With the Air Travel Tax gone, Ryanair commits to a million more passengers
The airline says it wants to meet Irish airport bosses to discus growing its traffic in and out of Ireland by at least one million passengers a year from April 2014.
Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise
More than 60,000 passengers travelled through the airport last month.
German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport
Over 85,000 passengers passed through the airport last month with numbers travelling to popular sun destinations also up.
€20,000 in cash hidden in couple's clothes seized at Knock Airport
Officers from Revenue’s customs service now have a three month detention order in respect of the money.
Calls for government to protect future of Knock Airport
Concerns have been raised about the future of the airport in the wake of the government’s proposals to secure the future of Shannon Airport.
Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans
Management said it may have “no choice but to challenge the Government’s inequitable behaviour towards the airport in the courts”.
Knock Airport welcomes new Flybe route to Leeds
The regional airport recently announced that 2011 had been its busiest year.
2011 is Knock Airport's busiest year to date
Passenger levels rose 11 per cent last year, but the airport says 2012 is expected to be ‘challenging’.
Child benefit is ‘subsidising people to have sex’ – Michael O’Leary
The Ryanair CEO said that he thinks child benefit should be abolished, calling it an “absurdity”.
I'll stand by you: Kenny throws down Croagh Patrick gauntlet to Trap
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has promised to personally accompany Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni on his climb up Croagh Patrick.
Ryanair announces four new routes from Knock Airport
The airline will be running 14 routes out of Ireland West Airport from April of next year.