Airport News

New return flights from London to Isle of Man

Thu, 29 May, 2008

VLM Airlines has announced it will add three flights from London City Airport to the Isle of Man.

The carrier said this course of action is being taken to cater for increased demand from passengers eager to attend the famous Isle of Man TT Races.

Extra return flights to the Isle of Man will take place on Friday May 30th, Saturday May 31st and Saturday June 7th.

Johan Vanneste, managing director of VLM Airlines, said: "We are delighted that we can offer additional flights to cater to the demands of the many spectators.

"The races are not only a great sporting experience, but a vital component of the economy of the Isle of Man and we are pleased to be supporting that."

VLM Airlines presently offers a direct return flight from London City Airport to the Isle of Man on Sundays and weekdays.

The TT race is a motorcycle racing event that has been held on the Isle of Man since 1907.

Joe Evans

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