Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Tourist Traffic on Atlantic Air Routes.

1.

asked the Minister for Transport and Power whether there has been any unforeseen reduction in the number of tourists travelling to Ireland on the North Atlantic air routes during the month of June; and, if so, if he can give any explanation of the position.

No. On the contrary the number of North Atlantic air passengers disembarked in Ireland during June, 1967, showed an increase of 11 per cent over June, 1966.