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Michael Cawley: Is this the most feared man to ever talk to airports?

Michael Cawley: Is this the most feared man to ever talk to airports?

Former Ryanair boss Michael Cawley, the most-welcomed and most-feared man to ever set foot in the board rooms Europe’s airports, is to address ACI EUROPE’s Annual Congress in Prague on: “Most airports are loss-making, is this inevitable, or are there better ways?”

Run the CONNECT Kerry Airport Canter and get this shirt!!!

Run the CONNECT Kerry Airport Canter and get this shirt!!!

Wow your friends on the Croisette this summer with this technical shirt for all finishers taking part in the CONNECT Kerry Airport Canter – two early-morning runs taking place at CONNECT, sponsored by the anna.aero Budapest Airport Runway Run.

What women want: to win the Budapest Runway Run!

What women want: to win the Budapest Runway Run!

anna.aero and Budapest Airport want even more women to take part in the Budapest Runway Run, the air transport industry’s annual charity race which takes place on the airport’s Runway 13R-31L on 5 September.


Belfast International Airport bosses bet against one another to win Budapest Runway Run

Belfast International Airport bosses bet against one another to win Budapest Runway Run

Belfast International Airport’s Managing Director, Graham Keddie, and Director of Commercial Development, Brian Carlin, shake hands on a €200 bet to beat one another in the 10km Budapest Runway Run, the annual air transport industry charity race on the airport’s Runway 13R-31L.

Reinvented tourist-boss Cawley and new EU Transport Commissioner to fire up ACI EUROPE Prague Congress

Reinvented tourist-boss Cawley and new EU Transport Commissioner to fire up ACI EUROPE Prague Congress

ACI EUROPE Annual Congress Prague: The EU’s new Transport Commissioner, Violeta Bulc, will give the keynote speech, while delegates will be sitting on the edge of their seats to hear what Michael Cawley has to say – the former COO and Deputy CEO of Ryanair is now Chairman of Fáilte Ireland, the Irish national tourism development authority.

“We’ll be there to defend our title:” Aer Lingus CEO leads charge to retain Fastest Airline In The World in BUD Runway Run

“We’ll be there to defend our title:” Aer Lingus CEO leads charge to retain Fastest Airline In The World in BUD Runway Run

The Aer Lingus CEO tells anna.aero he will once again personally spearhead his airline’s entries into the Budapest Runway Run to retain the top prize in “The Race to Find The Fastest Airline In The World.”


CONNECT 2015 Ireland to stage anna.aero-BUD-sponsored “CONNECT Kerry Airport Canter”

CONNECT 2015 Ireland to stage anna.aero-BUD-sponsored “CONNECT Kerry Airport Canter”

OK, this is a bit of a mouthful: The anna.aero-Budapest Airport Runway Run (bud:runway run), is sponsoring the CONNECT Kerry Airport Canter – two early-morning runs through the stunning Killarney National Park to the shores of Lough Leane at CONNECT ‘The International Aviation Forum’ hosted by Kerry Airport, Ireland 3-5 June 2015.

Istanbul New Airport to stage first major international event on emerging mega-hub

Istanbul New Airport to stage first major international event on emerging mega-hub

Watch out Europe, watch out Middle East – don’t bury your head in the sand – Istanbul New Airport, the game-changing global mega-hub, is definitely happening. You can find out all about it at the first major international event focused on this €10.2 billion project being hosted by the airport operator itself, İGA Havalimanı İşletmesi A.Ş.

Last chance to register for Future Travel Experience Europe 2015 – sign-up now or regret it forever!

Last chance to register for Future Travel Experience Europe 2015 – sign-up now or regret it forever!

If you’re not among the 130+ forward-thinking organisations that have already registered to attend Future Travel Experience Europe 2015 in London next week, the good news is there is still just about enough time for you to register to join them and play an important part in shaping the end-to-end travel experience of the future.


More airlines to speak at FTE Europe 2-4 February 2015. That is a tasty burger!

More airlines to speak at FTE Europe 2-4 February 2015. That is a tasty burger!

Future Travel Experience Europe 2015 – an anna.aero sister initiative focused on improving the end-to-end travel experience ­– is now less than two weeks away. We don’t mean to be threatening, but if you do not register for the event we WILL NOT answer for the consequences.

Virgin Atlantic, Norwegian, Lufthansa, SAS, Etihad, Air Canada, Ryanair and AF-KLM to share passenger experience plans at FTE Europe

Virgin Atlantic, Norwegian, Lufthansa, SAS, Etihad, Air Canada, Ryanair and AF-KLM to share passenger experience plans at FTE Europe

Improving the passenger experience is now very much on airlines’ list of priorities and if you are interested in finding out what the world’s most forward-thinking carriers have planned to enhance the end-to-end travel process, you should take a look at anna.aero’s sister initiative, Future Travel Experience Europe 2015.

Runway 3.0 announced! Enter "the race to find the fastest airline in the world", Budapest Airport Runway 13R-31L, 5 September 2015

Runway 3.0 announced! Enter “the race to find the fastest airline in the world”, Budapest Airport Runway 13R-31L, 5 September 2015

“The Race to Find The Fastest Airline In The World” will take place on Saturday 5 September 2015 on Budapest Airport’s 13R-31L when runners from airlines, airports and enterprises across the aviation community once again compete in 10k and 5k distances for a series of anna.aero-Budapest Airport “Golden Cake Trophies.”