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‘What We Fear is the Sound of Silence’ – the Long Shadow Cast over Shannon as Aer Lingus Stays Away

‘What We Fear is the Sound of Silence’ – the Long Shadow Cast over Shannon as Aer Lingus Stays Away

For over a year Aer Lingus planes have stopped landing at Shannon Airport, once Ireland’s gleaming centre of transatlantic aviation and a magnet for film stars and world leaders. The closure of the national flag carrier’s cabin crew centre has been a hammer blow and the future is uncertain.

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Fionn Davenport is the editor-in-chief of the ITTN group, including ITTN and ITTN Ireland. He's one of Ireland's best-known travel journalists and writers, with nearly 30 years' experience writing guidebooks for Lonely Planet and others.

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