Isle Of Man
A crown dependency of the United Kingdom, located in the Irish Sea between Great Britain and Ireland. There is only one commercial airport on the island - Isle Of Man Airport (IOM), which has scheduled and charter flights to numerous destinations in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Some of the airlines flying such routes include Aer Arann, EasyJet and Flybe. Isle of Man Civil Aviation Administration (CAA) is the body responsible for regulating aviation as well as the airport and administers the Isle of Man Aircraft Registry.
Airports in Isle Of Man
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For a variety of reasons Dublin Airport’s annual passenger traffic may have fallen from 24 million to 18 million over the last three years, but it still dominates the entire Irish aviation landscape, with its influence spreading into Northern Ireland. Amidst arguments over the efficacy of public service obligation routes connecting some of Ireland’s remote airports, the future seems bleak for most of them as Dublin is increasingly accessible by road. Dublin is only three hours from places like Sligo and Knock - and a Metro line to the airport is to be built that would connect at the main rail stations. Calls for some form of privatisation at some of the airports are becoming more strident, but would any investor perceive a long term future for them?