Entries tagged 'transportation'

The following 5 entries have been tagged using the term transportation. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

Aurigny Air Services
Aurigny Air Services was founded in 1968 when Alderney was at risk of losing its air link to Guernsey. It was bought by the States of Guernsey to guarantee its slots at London's Gatwick Airport in 2003.

Guernsey to Jersey plane crashed into the sea
The Cloud of Iona went down in rough seas and wasn't found for another two weeks.

Val des Terres was first opened for traffic
The road into St Peter Port has taken four years to build and employed the local unemployed

Guernsey welcomed its first steam ship
Medina weighed 100 tons and was such an innovation that local residents turned out to watch her arrival.

Building work starts on Guernsey Airport
Guernsey Airport took two years to build and was budgeted to cost £90,000.