Aer Lingus has announced that you’ll now be able to partially pay for your flights using Aer Club Avios points. It’s not a completely new concept, as several hotel chains and airlines have introduced similar schemes. Hilton, for example, let you pay for rooms with a combination of points and cash, which is handy in […]
Aer Lingus are running some specially discounted fares over the next 72 hours to a variety of European destinations. Prices start at €25.99 for flights to: London Manchester Birmingham Amsterdam Hamburg Milan Toulouse Munich Vienna As well as other destinations in the carrier’s European network. There are, of course, some restrictions to these fares: Fares […]
Credit cards that are linked to airline frequent flier programmes are very common. Most airlines have partnered with either American Express or banks to offer a range of American Express, Visa or MasterCard cards that give you airline points every time you use them. In the Irish market, however, there hasn’t been much on offer. […]
Aer Lingus has unveiled an updated and refreshed livery at an event in Dublin airport earlier today. The company have updated their logo and all branding to give what they feel is a fresh look and feel to the company. Here’s the new logo: They’re still retaining the shamrock, which has always been a key […]
Aer Lingus are currently offering up to 25% off flights to Europe. The offer covers bookings made at the moment for travel from August 21st 2018 through October 25th 2018. Fares start from as low as €24.99 one way. Full details over on the Aer Lingus site.
The IAG Group, which owns both Aer Lingus and British Airways, as well as Iberia,. has acquired 4.6% of Norwegian’s shares. According to a statement issued by Norwegian via their Twitter account the company was unaware of the upcoming purchase of shares until after it was made, but view it as a positive endorsement of […]
Aer Lingus offer a business class service on their transatlantic routes. In common with a lot of other airlines they’re upgrading their offering. The company is emphasising upgraded seating – a 6.5 foot lie-flat (why are they using feet??), upgraded in seat entertainment and they’re also offering a “dine before you fly” for flights out of […]
Aer Lingus’ cabin crew have threatened industrial action for May 30th. It looks like the strike will go ahead and the company is working on mitigating the strike action’s impact on their customers: Dear Customers, Aer Lingus, on 13 May, received notification from IMPACT, the trade union representing the majority of our Cabin Crew, that […]