Cork Airport has won the annual World Routes 2018 Marketing Award on 17th September, a global accolade recognising excellence in aviation marketing.
Ireland’s second busiest airport was announced the winner in the Under 4 Million Passengers category at the World Routes conference in Guangzhou, China.
Cork saw off competition from four other airports in the category, including Shannon Airport; Billund Airport, Denmark; London Southend Airport; and Myrtle Beach International Airport, South Carolina, USA.
On the announcement, Managing Director at Cork Airport, Niall MacCarthy, said: “We are delighted that Cork Airport has won the World Routes Marketing Award. The team at Cork Airport is absolutely delighted, especially for our Head of Aviation Marketing Daragh Hanratty.
“This award is a huge testament to our growth development over the past three years at Cork Airport.”
Over 2.4m passengers will pass through Cork Airport this year, which is forecasting growth of 4% in 2018. In recent weeks, there have been several new route announcements for 2019, iucluding four new Ryanair services to Budapest, Malta, London Luton and Poznań, Poland.