Walsh scathing on government’s ‘extreme’ measures on air travel
The IAG chief executive has called for the dropping of the 14-day restricted movement period for those who travel into the country
Willie Walsh, the boss of Aer Lingus’s parent company, has hit out at the government's “extreme” measures to prevent air travel, amid rising losses and the collapse of the tourism industry.
Walsh, the outgoing chief executive of aviation giant IAG, said the government’s attempt to “eliminate” Covid-19 from the island made no sense compared with actions taken by other countries to reopen travel safely.
“We are unclear...
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