09 May, 2011

Continental to increase Shannon-New York service


Continental Airlines announced today that it will operate an additional summer service from Shannon to New York.  The second daily Boeing 757-200 service to Newark Liberty International Airport will operate four times per week throughout the summer months until September 6, 2011.

The additional service will bring the total number of Continental weekly departures from Shannon to 11 during this period. 

The second service, CO67, will depart Shannon at 1:15 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays and arrive at New York/Newark at 3:30 p.m. on the same days. The returning flight, CO66, will depart New York/Newark at 10:00 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and arrive in Shannon at 9:20 a.m. the following days. Continental’s existing daily service, CO25, departs Shannon at 9:00 a.m., arriving at New York/Newark at 11:15 a.m. the same day. The return flight, CO24, departs New York/Newark at 7:30 p.m., arriving in Shannon at 7:00 a.m. the following day.