“The last year has been an unprecedented chapter of great struggle for Kerry Airport however despite it all we are confident of the future as we continue to receive the omnipresent support of Government and the Department of Transport.
“Today’s announcement of record capital funding is yet another example of how this government ensures we will have the assets and capability to maintain and continue to build a safe, secure and more environmentally-conscious platform towards recovery.
“Our most sincere thanks to Minister Eamon Ryan, Minister of State Hildegarde Naughton and all of the team in the Department of Transport.
Recognition also for Minister Norma Foley and Brendan Griffin TD, our county’s representatives in government, and all our elected officials for their continued support.
“Undoubtedly we will need to wrestle through for a time, however record vaccination rates and funding such as this pave the way to unfettered travel that we all long for again.”