Aer Lingus defends Belfast Airport case

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By admin May 6, 2015 11:02

Aer Lingus defends Belfast Airport case

Aer Lingus chief executive Stephen Kavanagh has stated that the company did not break any 10-year contract to fly out of Belfast International Airport in a hearing at the High Court in Belfast. The airport is suing Aer Lingus for £20 million in damages over the switch to George Best Belfast City Airport in 2012.

Kavanagh said that the airline had honoured a pricing arrangement to pay for having a base at Aldergrove and only left when the operation became unsustainable.

The move to Belfast City was because Aer Lingus could not make its arrangement at BIA work, the court heard.

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By admin May 6, 2015 11:02