Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees
Tuesday, 30 March 2021
Select Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport
Estimates for Public Services 2021
Vote 29 - Environment, Climate and Communications (Revised)
Vote 31 - Transport (Revised)
I am happy with that. Aer Lingus is due to get financial support from the State. I am a representative of Limerick city and we, in the mid-west region, believe that support must be conditional on providing connectivity outside of Dublin. Aer Lingus's Heathrow and transatlantic connections are hugely important to us in the mid-west and right along the western seaboard, up to Galway and down to Kerry. Is that issue the subject of discussion?