Michael Murray: For half a century our national airline was a basket case. But Aer Lingus now looks to be edging closer to real stock market success
Can you ever remember a time when Aer Lingus was firing on all cylinders?
Can you ever remember a time when Aer Lingus was firing on all cylinders? No – because since it was founded 78 years ago it never was. In the run-up to – and since – its flotation in 2006 the company made real progress. Resembling a dentist pulling out awkwardly embedded wisdom teeth, slowly but surely Aer Lingus management has edged the business and those who work in it closer to being run on a fully commercial basis.
Subscribe from just 1€
Choose the subscription that is right for you
For the first month
€19.99 Monthly ThereafterSubscribe today
For the first year
€199.99 annually thereafterSubscribe today
For the first 90 days
€55.00 quarterly ThereafterSubscribe today
These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.
Terms & Conditions Apply