langue en Aer Lingus - 16/01/2014

Arrival of JFK50 Emigrant Flame

On Tuesday 18th of June a flame was lit from the Eternal Flame at President John F. Kennedy's grave in Arlington Cemetery, Virginia.

The flame was transported to Ireland on board Aer Lingus flight 108, as the Emigrant Flame, for onward journey to it's home in New ROss, to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of JFK's visit to his homestead.