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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Airport

# airport - Friday 15 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Australian couple stopped leaving Thailand with “surrogate” baby Airport

Australian couple stopped leaving Thailand with “surrogate” baby

The men were stopped because they didn’t have complete documents for the child.

# airport - Sunday 10 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Almost 50 dead after plane crashes close to residential area in Iran – reports Tehran

Almost 50 dead after plane crashes close to residential area in Iran – reports

There were conflicting accounts of the airline that the plane belonged to.

# airport - Thursday 7 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Aer Lingus flight diverted to Toulouse due to bomb scare at Perpignan airport France

Aer Lingus flight diverted to Toulouse due to bomb scare at Perpignan airport

Perpignan airport was evacuated due to a bomb scare this afternoon.

# airport - Thursday 24 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Heartbreaking statement from devastated family who lost 3 children and grandad in MH17 Mh17

Heartbreaking statement from devastated family who lost 3 children and grandad in MH17

“No hate in the world is as strong as the love we have for our children, for Mo, for Evie, for Otis.”

# airport - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Homeless man jailed for 3 years for stealing bags from Heathrow Bag Man

Homeless man jailed for 3 years for stealing bags from Heathrow

The 59-year-old targeted people who were travelling on their own, waited until they were distracted, and then took their bags.

# airport - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie So what happens when you leave an intern in charge of a busy airport runway? Collision Course

So what happens when you leave an intern in charge of a busy airport runway?

You might end up with two planes almost colliding, which is what happened last month in Vietnam.

# airport - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Largest flying bird EVER (with a wingspan of 6.4 metres) found at airport Avian Flew

Largest flying bird EVER (with a wingspan of 6.4 metres) found at airport

Its wings were so big that it wouldn’t have been able to get airborne easily.

# airport - Friday 4 July, 2014

Aer Lingus growing strongly, but they’ve still carried less in 2014 than Ryanair did last month

All in all, both airlines customer numbers are going in the right direction.

From The Daily Edge Two guys got stuck in an airport overnight, and filmed themselves having the greatest time Best Night Ever

# airport - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about the cancelled Garth Brooks gigs, Enda in Germany and the price of cigarettes….

# airport - Saturday 28 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two Ryanair planes damaged in collision at Stansted Airport Investigation

Two Ryanair planes damaged in collision at Stansted Airport

No one was injured in the incident.

# airport - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Stuck trying to find a parking space? This robot will park your car for you

If you happen to be in Düsseldorf airport, that is.

# airport - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “We are now a blood-ridden country”: Margaretta D’Arcy rounds on TDs over Shannon… Extraordinary Rendition

“We are now a blood-ridden country”: Margaretta D’Arcy rounds on TDs over Shannon…

Some of them looked pretty stunned at the tirade…

# airport - Monday 16 June, 2014

€780mn airport pension hole: Expert panel urges Aer Lingus and DAA to pay more

The plan may face problems being passed by Aer Lingus shareholders, however.

# airport - Saturday 14 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media So Bitter

9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media

Just stop it with your happiness.

# airport - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death Manx2

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death

The Fairchild Metro EC-ITP aircraft crashed, overturned and caught fire on its third attempt to land at the airport in 2011.

From The Daily Edge Man gets stuck at airport overnight, makes amazing music video All By Myself

# airport - Monday 9 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Karachi international airport reopens after siege which killed 30 Pakistan

Karachi international airport reopens after siege which killed 30

The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the assault on the airport, which began last night.

# airport - Monday 19 May, 2014

Aer Lingus regional traffic up, up and away by 35 per cent

A strong Easter and new routes are driving the gains made by the short hop carrier.

# airport - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

There were 1,613 flights in Irish airspace on last month’s busiest day

Air traffic figures for April show an increase at all three airports with Shannon seeing a significant rise of over 30 per cent.

# airport - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 349 US planes with war munitions allowed to land at Shannon. Zero were refused Mick Wallace

349 US planes with war munitions allowed to land at Shannon. Zero were refused

However, thirteen overflights were refused due to the nature of their cargo.

# airport - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter Lets Fly Away

Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter

More than 250,000 people are expected to pass through Dublin airport this weekend.

# airport - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge An Irish dancing flashmob took over Shannon Airport Everybody Dance Now

An Irish dancing flashmob took over Shannon Airport

Ballaí Luimní with the baggage handlers, anyone?

# airport - Friday 21 March, 2014

Ratings agency S&P is a Ryanair fan, praising ‘industry-leading operating efficiency’

The ratings agency did however note Ryanair’s ‘reputation for providing less customer-friendly services than some of its peers’.

# airport - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

SIPTU told to pay DAA and Ryanair’s legal fees over strike injunction

Justice Gilligan placed a stay on the ruling subject to a full hearing on the issues around the strike.

# airport - Monday 17 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport Seized

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport

Officers stopped and searched four men as they disembarked a flight from Wroclaw last night.

# airport - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie High Court halts airport strikes by granting injunction to DAA Strike Off

High Court halts airport strikes by granting injunction to DAA

Dublin Airport Authority welcomed the decision today which directs SIPTU to withdraw its planned industrial action at Dublin and Cork airports this Friday.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning, want to know what’s making headlines this morning? It’s all here.

# airport - Monday 10 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA Called Off

Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA

General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.

# airport - Monday 3 March, 2014

Aer Lingus rebooks customers to avoid air strike chaos on St Patrick’s weekend

A panel of experts is to examine problems in the pension fund at the centre of the dispute but SIPTU said today it is still not in a position to call of the work stoppages planned for Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports.

# airport - Friday 28 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine’s main airports Escalation

Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine’s main airports

However the airport is operating normally, despite their presence.

# airport - Monday 3 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie New ‘Luas on rubber wheels’ could cut commute times by almost 40 per cent Dublin

New ‘Luas on rubber wheels’ could cut commute times by almost 40 per cent

Three special ‘Bus Rapid Transit’ routes could be built at a cost of up to €650 million. It’s planned the first will be between the city centre and Swords.

# airport - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 ways Ryanair’s fully allocated seating will change your life Up In The Air

6 ways Ryanair’s fully allocated seating will change your life

These flights, they are a’changing.

# airport - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pilots say there are “significant issues” within aviation industry Cork Airport Crash

Pilots say there are “significant issues” within aviation industry

The Irish Airline Pilots’ Association were commenting on a report that said tiredness and ‘inadequate training’ were factors in a crash at Cork Airport.

# airport - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Weekly protests planned over jailing of 79-year-old peace activist Margaretta D’Arcy

Weekly protests planned over jailing of 79-year-old peace activist

Film-maker and writer Margaretta D’Arcy was jailed for trespassing at Shannon Airport.

# airport - Monday 13 January, 2014

Up, up, up: Passenger traffic at Dublin Airport

As a result of the passenger rise, DAA will pay a €5.6 million rebate to airlines who saw passenger growth in 2013.

# airport - Friday 10 January, 2014

Knock Airport has second-busiest year in 28 years

Around 665,000 passengers used the Mayo airport last year – and this year could top 700,000.

# airport - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Parody song perfectly sums up the experience of flying Ryanair You'll Be Back

Parody song perfectly sums up the experience of flying Ryanair

Now showing at a gate that couldn’t be further away.

# airport - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Flights diverted and delayed at Dublin Airport because of gusty winds Get Me Home For Xmas This post contains images

Flights diverted and delayed at Dublin Airport because of gusty winds

Travellers are hoping the winds will die down so they get home for Christmas.

# airport - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Niall Horan is stuck in an airport and Twitter is apoplectic as a result Wand Erection

Niall Horan is stuck in an airport and Twitter is apoplectic as a result

The wind is wreaking havoc on the One Direction singer’s travel plans.

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