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Declan Power - 40 years in the making 1979-2019! This is your life.

23rd January 2020 - 1:30pm

He celebrated 40 years in Shannon Airport last August, and it’s been one heck of a journey. Declan met up with Don Shearer ( and we have put his story together, in his own words, he recounts his journey in a wonderfully enjoyable read, capturing the mood of the travel industry as it evolved through the four decades. Declan is an integral part of our industry, a loveable rogue and always a pleasure to be around.


Click here to read more but here is a tiny taster:

"During this time, I have seen many highs and many lows but most of all it has been a challenging, interesting and a very enjoyable, rewarding and fun experience. It’s difficult to talk about oneself in this submission so I will just give an outline of my time in Shannon to date focusing on the good points of course! The early years from 1979 – The Pope, Castro, Reagan and Gorbachev. In 1979, McDonalds’s introduced the Happy Meal, The Sony Walkman...."

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