ITAA Statement on Paris Terror Attack

16 November 2015

TRAINING DATE: 08/08/2019


Dublin, 16th November 2015 The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has today expressed its deepest sympathies for the families and friends of those affected by the terror attacks in Paris.


Martin Skelly, President of the ITAA said, “We are deeply saddened and shocked by the loss of life in the attacks on Paris last Friday. We extend our deepest sympathies to the people of France; words can never explain your loss.”


“A number of ITAA travel agents and tour operators operate holidays to Paris and we will be working closely with them and the Department of Foreign Affairs to assist anyone currently in Paris, or with outstanding bookings for travel to Paris.”


“For anyone with concerns about family or friends currently in Paris, the Department of Foreign Affairs can be contacted on 01 408 2000 or via email at .”


The ITAA represents Ireland’s travel Industry, bringing together 100 member companies covering 161 outlets in different towns and cities throughout the Republic of Ireland. ITAA members are licensed by the Commission for Aviation Regulation and are fully bonded providing full financial protection for their customers.