JERICHO, NY--(Marketwire - May 24, 2010) - Aer Lingus (www.aerlingus.com), Ireland's Airline, announces its new Business Class sale for travel from New York/JFK to London/Heathrow between June 29 and September 5, 2010. For $978 each way (plus taxes, based on roundtrip travel) you can cross the Atlantic in the comfort of our Business Class service and avail of a seamless connection to London at Shannon Airport.

Unlike most European airports, Shannon Airport's facilities are easily maneuverable. And Shannon is the first airport outside the U.S. to offer U.S. Customs and Border Protection. As a result, Aer Lingus passengers to New York undertake all immigration, customs and agriculture inspections at Shannon prior to departure, making arrival in the U.S. easier and faster.

Aer Lingus provides direct service from New York/JFK to Shannon on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Business Class amenities include the following:

    Lounge Access   Three Check-In Bags Free of Charge
    Priority Check-In   Priority Baggage Delivery
    Restaurant Quality Dining   Personal On-Demand In-Flight Entertainment

Hurry! Seats are limited and this offer expires June 1, 2010.

To avail of this offer, visit www.aerlingus.com.

Additional taxes/fees/restrictions/baggage charges may apply. See below for full details.

* Transatlantic itinerary (from New York/JFK to Shannon) in Business Class with connecting service to London Heathrow in Economy Class. Fare is each way, per person based on round-trip travel in Business Class. Valid on U.S.-originating scheduled Aer Lingus services between New York (JFK) and Shannon with connecting service to London Heathrow. Excludes U.S. government taxes, fees, airport facility charges as well as foreign inspection, security and other gov't/airport charges, fees and taxes of up to $70 eastbound and $160 westbound and the September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 for U.S. enplanements. Minimum stay: Four (4) nights. Full payment must be made at time of reservation. Seats are limited and offers may not be available on all flights and dates. Higher fares may also be available throughout travel periods. Not applicable on code share or partner flights. Gold Circle Club Points awarded on Aer Lingus flights. Stopovers are not permitted. Valid for new bookings only. All fares, taxes, fees, rules and offers are subject to change without notice. Sleeper Seats are available on seven out of eight Airbus A330 aircraft. Other restrictions may apply.

Contact Information:

Rosemarie Curran
516-622-4046