Ryanair is now the world's safest airline. Following the tragic death of Jennifer Riordan on board flight 1380, after she was "partially sucked out of the plane," Southwest Airlines lost their almost perfect safety record.
Ireland is gearing up to become a major competitor in the international film industry with an investment of nearly $250 million in screen initiatives over the next 10 years as part of the Ireland 2040 Project.
Bank of America Vice-Chair Anne Finucane was honored by the Ireland Funds in America on March 15 for her contributions to Ireland. She spoke to IrishCentral about her work, the Irish Funds Gala in D.C. and the Bank of America post-Brexit EU hub which is planned for Dublin.
Irish Network Seattle, Irish Heritage Club, the Irish Consulate of Western USA and other social and business organizations have helped Sea-Tac Airport make a compelling presentation to Aer Lingus on the commercial viability of direct flights between Seattle and Dublin, and Aer Lingus will be starting non-stop flights between these cities on May 18, 2018.
Irish people have a great tradition of gathering together in times of bereavement, both to sympathize with the family and to share stories, anecdotes and fond memories of the person who has passed away.