Ireland West Airport welcomed Ryanair’s 10 millionth passenger on a flight from Ireland West Airport. 

Grainne Rushe from Boyle, Co. Roscommon, who was travelling to Lanzarote with her partner Tadhg McKenna, was the lucky 10 millionth Ryanair passenger.

To mark the occasion, the pair were presented with return flights with Ryanair to any of its 16 destinations from Ireland West Airport, and a bottle of Champagne and chocolates.

It's been 37 years since Ryanair’s first flight from then Knock Airport departed to London Luton on December 16th 1986.

 Joe Gilmore, Managing Director, Ireland West Airport says they were delighted to mark yet another significant milestone in the airport’s history welcoming Ryanair’s 10 millionth passenger  yesterday.

 Celebrating the milestone, Ryanair’s Head of Communications, Jade Kirwan said to celebrate the phenomenal milestone, it has launched a special seat sale with fares from just €29.99 for travel until the end of Oct ’23 available now on




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