The operator of Dublin Airport, the DAA, is stumbling from one publicity disaster to a different in the meanwhile. At the start of March it was broadly assailed for its “money grabbing” plan to cost folks for dropping off family and friends for flights. By the top of the month it was getting wall-to-wall public and political criticism for hellish safety queues as a result of it hasn’t employed sufficient workers.
In between DAA agreed a deal that, in the long run, could have simply as a lot potential to trigger it issues. The firm’s worldwide division signed a contract to run the busiest airport in Saudi Arabia, King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, the place Muslim pilgrims fly to on their strategy to Mecca for the hajj.