Aer Lingus is the banner transporter or the national carrier of the country of Ireland. Principally working an armada of Airbus bearers, Aer Lingus is the most seasoned and the second biggest aircraft transporter in Ireland and it serves the areas of Europe, North America, North Africa and Turkey. Aer Lingus is headquartered in Dublin in Ireland.
Aer Lingus was before claimed fundamentally by the province of Ireland, representing 85% of possession before the supplies of the organization were coasted on both the London and the Dublin Stock Exchanges in 2006. Thusly, Ryanair, a minimal effort aircraft transporter from Ireland and furthermore the greatest in the country went to claim over 29% of the responsibility for Lingus and the state’s possession dropped down to 25%. Organizations that are a piece of the Aer Lingus Group incorporate Aer Lingus Ltd, Aer Lingus (Ireland) Ltd, Aer Lingus Beachey Ltd and furthermore Dirnan Insurance Company Ltd.
The organization has c. 3,615 workers and has yearly incomes of around 1,425 million euros.
Aer Lingus was framed in the year 1936 on the fifteenth of April and it at first worked close by the Blackpool and West Coast Air Services under the name Irish Sea Airways. Before long, around the same time on the 22nd of May 1936, Aer Lingus was formally enlisted as an individual carrier substance and it started its first help conveying a six-seater biplane from Dublin to Bristol on the 27th of May 1936. Aer Lingus is a deduction from the Irish expression Aer Loingeas which actually means Air Fleet.
Starting today, all of Aer Lingus’ armada comprises of Airbus bearers. Serving 77 goals crosswise over various pieces of the world, Aer Lingus has an armada size of 47 air transporters. Aside from these, Aer Lingus additionally has three Boeing 757 flying machines giving assistance under a soggy rent concurrence with Air Contractors.
The historical backdrop of the armada of air bearers that have been utilized before by Aer Lingus incorporate Boeings, Lockheed Constellations, Airspeed Consul, Aviation Traders Carvair, Fokker, Short, Vickers and de Havilland all through the numerous long periods of its reality and administration.
Aer Lingus is a settled and presumed aircraft transporter and it has been doing very well since the time it began tasks. A portion of the honours and awards that Aer Lingus has prevailed upon the years incorporate the accompanying:
- Aer Lingus has been granted the Best Airline to Europe and North America by the Irish Travel Industry in 2015
- Aer Lingus has been granted the Best Airline to Europe Award for the years 2010 to 2013, four years straight
- Aer Lingus has been granted the third spot as the Best Economy Airline in the year 2013
Courses and Destinations
Starting at 2013, Aer Lingus had 80 goals crosswise over Europe, North America, North Africa and Turkey. Aer Lingus serves an aggregate of 80 air terminals, with 50 of them in Europe, 15 spread over the UK, 5 in Ireland, 5 crosswise over Northern Africa, 4 in the USA and one in Turkey. The aircraft transporter has interlined flying concurrences with various other universal bearers including JetBlue Airways, Etihad Airways just as United Airlines.