Tag "Air Links"

The smaller an island community, the more important good connectivity becomes – but the harder it is to achieve. (Picture by Tom Tardif, 9377293)

Scrap ‘open skies’

As the Scrutiny Committee looks at our air links, Peter Roffey suggests that sole operators are the way forward – but with agreements that would protect islanders

Auri-Islands would make more sense

A decision by Blue Islands to withdraw – as it termed it – its financial support for tourism in Alderney has re-ignited the uneasy relationship of two loss-making airlines slugging it out on restricted turf.

Profit comes with no guarantees

BOLD claims by Aurigny’s management that the airline will be back in profit within three years may yet come back to haunt the States.

Plymouth links up

A NEW air route between Guernsey and Plymouth took off for the first time yesterday.

Flybe climbs down on baggage charge

A FLYBE passenger has won his battle against ‘outrageous’ extra charges after the airline admitted it was wrong and reduced baggage costs for holders of its own credit card.

Air link optimism

ISLANDERS could soon be jetting off to a host of extra British and European destinations.

Transport group 'has no idea'

THE airlines have welcomed the aim of the external transport group to increase air links but say it has no idea how to achieve it.