Restoration of all year long connectivity between Shannon and Liverpool has the capability to add 12,500 seats this year.
Online PR News – 08-August-2013 – Chicago – Year-round connectivity routes between Shannon and Liverpool has been confirmed by Ryanair that has the potential to add 12,500 seats to the route in 2013.Ryanair reintroduced the route in March, to begin with for summer time only, but has now verified the service will fly Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays throughout the winter months.Shannon top dog Neil Pakey knows Liverpool Airport well, having previously served as CEO at John Lennon International."Ryanair's decision to increase the service for the winter schedule is a wonderful opportunity to increase visitor numbers for the less busy time of the year into this region from Liverpool and vice versa," claimed Mr Pakey."Liverpool has the strongest Irish heritage of any Uk city, even ahead of London, and this, along with the remarkable tourism package that we have on the western half of the country, is indeed a plus for attracting people in for short breaks over the winter."It's a two-way street as Liverpool is a wonderful city to go to also," Mr Pakey said, mentioning Merseyside's cultural attractions and retail offering as well as Premier League fixtures being held at Anfield and Goodison Park over winter.