Hanafin promises to defend Derry Dublin air link at cabinet table

Tourism Minister Mary Hanafin has promised to support the retention of EU and government support for the Dublin - Derry air link provided by Aer Arran.

The issue was raised with Minister Hanafin during a visit to Donegal on Friday last.

Local business leaders, including Pramerica CEO Henry Mc Garvey say the Derry Dublin link is hugel;y important to the North West economy, and it should be maintained.

Senator Cecilia Keavney says when she raised it with Minister Hanafin in Donegal, the response she got was very positive......

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