Ambitious tourism target

SHANNON Development, along with key partners, unveiled details of its new airline route development fund for Shannon Airport earlier this week.

SHANNON Development, along with key partners, unveiled details of its new airline route development fund for Shannon Airport earlier this week.

The new fund will be used to help secure additional scheduled and charter business for the airport.

The 2012 target for this new tourist initiative is to attract 600,000 extra visitors to the Shannon Region which includes a large area of South And South / West Offaly.