The airport will re-open in the morning
A Shannon Airport spokeswoman has confirmed that the airport will reopen tomorrow, Saturday 3rd March, at 05:00hrs, weather permitting.
“Our airport snow crews were out ploughing the runway and taxi-ways all day today in severe weather conditions. Their efforts have proved successful and we are now clear to resume full operations from tomorrow morning, weather permitting.
“However, we strongly advise passengers intending to fly from, or travel to, Shannon Airport tomorrow to contact their relevant airline or check their website before travelling to the airport.
“We will continue to post regular flight updates on our twitter account @shannonairport, our facebook pagewww.facebook.com/shannon. airport.official, on our airport app and website www.shannonairport.ie as soon as we are notified."