# air-travel - Sunday 24 June, 2012
Stacking pods on a plane? If it means more legroom and your own armrest, why not?
# air-travel - Wednesday 20 June, 2012
Runway maintenance at Ciampino Airport means a switch in location for Ryanair flights from 24 September to 2 October.
The Taoiseach says the government hasn’t yet committed to selling its Aer Lingus take, and won’t be rushed.
The budget carrier has launched a third bid to take over its rival. Should it be allowed to go through?
Ryanair’s bid of €1.30 per share is well above the €0.94 they were worth yesterday – but Aer Lingus says not to act yet.
# air-travel - Tuesday 12 June, 2012
# air-travel - Friday 8 June, 2012
Travelling to Poland this weekend? Here’s Dublin Airport’s tips to know before you set out…
# air-travel - Tuesday 5 June, 2012
Safety risks for passengers travelling in Europe would be “unacceptably high” if proposals from a European agency were introduced, pilot representative groups told TDs and senators today.
# air-travel - Saturday 26 May, 2012
Or is it all a bit too much?
# air-travel - Wednesday 23 May, 2012
A can with the word ‘bomb’ written on it was found on board the plane after it had taken off from Melbourne for Mauritius.
# air-travel - Friday 18 May, 2012
Mixed messages from Ryanair: Their spokesperson said this week no exceptions would be made; email to customers said airport check-in fee would be waived.
# air-travel - Monday 14 May, 2012
Figures compiled by Eurostat show that passenger numbers in Ireland fell by a greater proportion than those of any other.
IAA figures show that total flights in Irish airspace fell by 1.2 per cent last month compared to April 2011.
# air-travel - Tuesday 8 May, 2012
The Boeing 777 wasn’t meant to start on the route until July – but Emirates have introduced it early due to major demand.
# air-travel - Friday 4 May, 2012
Kenlie Tiggerman says Southwest Airlines need to be clearer about when an overweight passenger needs to book an extra seat.
# air-travel - Monday 30 April, 2012
The Irish Aviation Authority says its operating profit increased to €17.9 million during last year.
# air-travel - Tuesday 17 April, 2012
CEO of Ryanair says that “a serious right wing dictatorship for five years” would sort out Ireland’s economic problems.
# air-travel - Monday 16 April, 2012
A mobile phone with a faulty battery port was left in a bathroom cubicle – causing enough suspicion to see the flight grounded.
# air-travel - Thursday 12 April, 2012
Figures from the Irish Aviation Authority show a decline in traffic for the first quarter of 2012 when compared with 2011.
# air-travel - Wednesday 11 April, 2012
British MPs are starting to worry that the huge influx of sports fans might swamp London’s biggest airport.
# air-travel - Thursday 5 April, 2012
The airline has reported increased traffic on both long and short-haul flights.
# air-travel - Wednesday 4 April, 2012
Passenger figures at the airline dropped by 4 per cent in March compared to 2011.
# air-travel - Monday 2 April, 2012
Nine things to know this morning…
Eleven survivors were hospitalised with burns after the accident in Siberia.
# air-travel - Friday 30 March, 2012
Ryanair clamed that the European Commission had a ban on use of low-cost airlines but the EC has strongly denied this. In response Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary accused the Commission of “lying”.
# air-travel - Wednesday 28 March, 2012
The JetBlue flight made an emergency landing in Texas yesterday after the captain began shouting about bombs and was forced out of the cockpit.
# air-travel - Monday 12 March, 2012
Michael O’Leary demands that the Commission for Aviation Regulation explain why its staff are paid such a high average salary.
# air-travel - Friday 2 March, 2012
The company said a move to operate entirely under the Aer Lingus name is yet to be finalised.
# air-travel - Tuesday 28 February, 2012
The airline says that passenger levels rose slightly to hit 9.5 million last year.
# air-travel - Tuesday 21 February, 2012
# air-travel - Monday 13 February, 2012
An airport spokesman said two departure halls have been evacuated after a threat received earlier this morning.
# air-travel - Tuesday 7 February, 2012
The Thomas Cook Airlines flight carrying 175 holidaymakers to Tenerife experienced a technical fault shortly after takeoff.
# air-travel - Sunday 5 February, 2012
Your evening round-up of the day’s main news…
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# air-travel - Saturday 4 February, 2012
Heavy snow is expected to fall overnight in London, prompting airlines to cancel some of their London services.
Air France says it is not sure yet how much disruption the strike will cause when it starts on Monday.