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#Aer Lingus

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Flying soon? DAA strike action will mean a grounding of all aircraft
# Disruption
# Disruption

Flying soon? DAA strike action will mean a grounding of all aircraft

Feb 11th 2014, 10:21 AM 14,942 Views 74 Comments

SIPTU said the votes from the Aer Lingus and Shannon Airport Authority ballot are expected this afternoon.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

7 of the best things to come from Bristol
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From The Daily Edge
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7 of the best things to come from Bristol

Feb 5th 2014, 3:51 PM 17,271 Views 35 Comments

The low-down on the best of Brizzle.

Aer Lingus welcomes back Boeing as Shannon to Boston route launches
# Hello Stranger
# Hello Stranger

Aer Lingus welcomes back Boeing as Shannon to Boston route launches

Feb 5th 2014, 2:26 PM 16,643 Views 42 Comments

The company will now fly daily to Beantown from County Clare.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Flight planned? Air traffic controllers are going on strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Flight planned? Air traffic controllers are going on strike

Jan 29th 2014, 8:51 AM 14,145 Views 19 Comments

Some flights from Irish airports are likely to be affected as air traffic controllers in several European countries will strike today and tomorrow.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Here's why your holiday to Croatia will be better than everyone else's
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# Sponsored By Aer Lingus

Here's why your holiday to Croatia will be better than everyone else's

Jan 28th 2014, 4:54 PM 29,774 Views 21 Comments

Do you know what the Istrian Riviera has to offer?

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

SIPTU ballot for strike action at Aer Lingus & DAA under way
# Dispute
# Dispute

SIPTU ballot for strike action at Aer Lingus & DAA under way

Jan 21st 2014, 9:56 AM 5,144 Views 27 Comments

Transport Minister Leo Varadkar has urged a quick, “simple” solution to the long-running dispute, which centres on a deficit in a pension scheme.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 16 January, 2014

SIPTU members at Aer Lingus and DAA to vote on strike action
# Dispute
# Dispute

SIPTU members at Aer Lingus and DAA to vote on strike action

Jan 16th 2014, 3:42 PM 5,478 Views 16 Comments

The decision comes a month after SIPTU said that Aer Lingus had threatened them with legal action legal action if they went ahead with a ballot.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Ryanair launch group booking as it targets large travelling parties
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair launch group booking as it targets large travelling parties

Jan 15th 2014, 3:09 PM 17,369 Views 20 Comments

Other airlines already offer the service but Ryanair is following suit and promises that a new corporate travel product is also in the works.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Aer Lingus passenger numbers fall slightly, but sees 12% jump in long-haul
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Aer Lingus passenger numbers fall slightly, but sees 12% jump in long-haul

Jan 7th 2014, 8:38 AM 3,936 Views 27 Comments

Figures release today show that 733,000 passengers flew with the airline last month.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

UPDATE: Ryanair brings mother of sick twins home safely
# Christmas Miracle
# Christmas Miracle

UPDATE: Ryanair brings mother of sick twins home safely

Dec 24th 2013, 7:45 PM 54,492 Views 67 Comments

After overcoming a tight deadline, technical glitches and fighting a rare condition, Zoe and Maya Murnane faced a Christmas apart, but Ryanair has stepped in.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Aer Lingus Regional to fly to Newcastle from Cork Airport
# Why Aye Man
# Why Aye Man

Aer Lingus Regional to fly to Newcastle from Cork Airport

Dec 18th 2013, 7:27 PM 5,936 Views 23 Comments

Aer Lingus Regional will fly four times a week to Newcastle from Cork as part of a significant expansion at the airport.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

SIPTU threatened with legal action over Aer Lingus pensions row
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

SIPTU threatened with legal action over Aer Lingus pensions row

Dec 10th 2013, 10:21 PM 6,306 Views 18 Comments

The airline says it will take any action up to legal action to prevent a ballot on industrial action from going ahead.

# aer-lingus - Friday 6 December, 2013

Staff at DAA, Shannon Airport and Aer Lingus to hold ballot on industrial action
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Staff at DAA, Shannon Airport and Aer Lingus to hold ballot on industrial action

Dec 6th 2013, 11:45 AM 5,224 Views 24 Comments

SIPTU members in Aer Lingus and the DAA are involved in a pension dispute.

Former Aer Lingus workers claim discrimination in complaint to Pensions Board
# Airport Dispute
# Airport Dispute

Former Aer Lingus workers claim discrimination in complaint to Pensions Board

Dec 6th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,398 Views 2 Comments

The dispute centres on over 5,000 workers who are no longer employed but are not yet in receipt of their pension.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Aer Lingus passenger numbers down 5 per cent in November
# Aviation
# Aviation

Aer Lingus passenger numbers down 5 per cent in November

Dec 5th 2013, 9:27 AM 3,816 Views 24 Comments

The company had signalled the drop in passengers last month, with long haul passenger numbers dropping 6.9 per cent.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Aer Lingus Regional creates 20 new jobs with Shannon expansion
# Airline
# Airline

Aer Lingus Regional creates 20 new jobs with Shannon expansion

Dec 4th 2013, 11:12 AM 8,465 Views 16 Comments

The airline said that the expansion was directly related to the abolition of the travel tax.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Plane filled with aid from "generous" Irish leaves for Philippines
# Typhoon Yolande
# Typhoon Yolande

Plane filled with aid from "generous" Irish leaves for Philippines

Nov 24th 2013, 12:36 PM 8,384 Views 9 Comments

The aid is being sent by GOAL on a special Aer Lingus flight to the stricken country.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Aer Lingus crew at Shannon Airport back LRC deal in staffing dispute
# Deal
# Deal

Aer Lingus crew at Shannon Airport back LRC deal in staffing dispute

Nov 20th 2013, 4:26 PM 6,422 Views 10 Comments

The deal will see five crew operating the new smaller transatlantic services with a review of operations due next summer.

# aer-lingus - Friday 15 November, 2013

Cabin crew base closure could be averted following 5am talks breakthrough
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Cabin crew base closure could be averted following 5am talks breakthrough

Nov 15th 2013, 8:50 AM 5,894 Views 41 Comments

The proposals will be put to IMPACT’s cabin crew committee at lunchtime.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

'Some progress' in talks on closure of Shannon cabin crew base
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

'Some progress' in talks on closure of Shannon cabin crew base

Nov 12th 2013, 9:23 AM 4,086 Views 29 Comments

Discussions between union representatives and Aer Lingus management went on till around midnight last night.

# aer-lingus - Friday 8 November, 2013

LRC talks between IMPACT cabin crew and Aer Lingus adjourned
# Shannon
# Shannon

LRC talks between IMPACT cabin crew and Aer Lingus adjourned

Nov 8th 2013, 6:25 PM 4,527 Views 5 Comments

The talks commenced this week after plans to close the cabin crew base at Shannon Airport were announced.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Aer Lingus and IMPACT to meet with LRC over Shannon job losses
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus and IMPACT to meet with LRC over Shannon job losses

Nov 5th 2013, 3:41 PM 4,674 Views 13 Comments

The commission said the meeting will centre solely around plans to close a cabin crew base in Shannon and not yesterday’s results of a ballot for industrial action.

Aer Lingus profits up, but Irish heatwave hampers short-haul performance
# Flying High
# Flying High

Aer Lingus profits up, but Irish heatwave hampers short-haul performance

Nov 5th 2013, 7:59 AM 4,780 Views 21 Comments

The carrier has announced an operating profit of €94.9 million for the third quarter of the year, while an increase of almost 16 per cent was recorded in long haul passenger numbers.

# aer-lingus - Monday 4 November, 2013

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote in favour of industrial action
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote in favour of industrial action

Nov 4th 2013, 10:12 PM 21,518 Views 78 Comments

The ballot by IMPACT includes strike action but the branch committee will now meet over the next few days to consider the appropriate course of action.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Aer Lingus Regional adds 50 extra UK flights including new route to Newcastle
# Winter Schedule
# Winter Schedule

Aer Lingus Regional adds 50 extra UK flights including new route to Newcastle

Oct 29th 2013, 8:20 AM 13,304 Views 45 Comments

The airline also announced the addition of 10,000 seats to London Southend due to increased popularity with the route.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Oct 24th 2013, 11:10 PM 11,983 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about an inquiry into the Roma child cases, cheap alcohol and re-opening the Madeleine McCann case.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

6 of the best things to come from Newcastle
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# Sponsored By Aer Lingus Regional

6 of the best things to come from Newcastle

Oct 15th 2013, 2:35 PM 27,353 Views 58 Comments

Whey aye, man.

Don't hold back: Ryanair want your ideas on how to 'further' improve customer service
# New Frills
# New Frills

Don't hold back: Ryanair want your ideas on how to 'further' improve customer service

Oct 15th 2013, 12:13 PM 6,837 Views 71 Comments

Michael O’Leary’s open to ideas on how to soften those “rough edges” at the low fares carrier.

# aer-lingus - Friday 11 October, 2013

Aer Lingus regional flight bursts tyre after landing in Cardiff
# Aviation
# Aviation

Aer Lingus regional flight bursts tyre after landing in Cardiff

Oct 11th 2013, 6:04 PM 12,214 Views 38 Comments

There were no injuries and the plane stopped safely, but a runway at Cardiff Airport was closed for some time.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Unions unhappy with proposed pension cuts for Aer Lingus and DAA workers
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Unions unhappy with proposed pension cuts for Aer Lingus and DAA workers

Oct 8th 2013, 11:48 AM 4,236 Views 35 Comments

Last night, unions heard proposals that could see pensions cut by 15 per cent.

# aer-lingus - Monday 7 October, 2013

Browse the web, send emails and texts - it's all possible on some Aer Lingus flights
# Wi-fi
# Wi-fi

Browse the web, send emails and texts - it's all possible on some Aer Lingus flights

Oct 7th 2013, 1:10 PM 11,182 Views 67 Comments

You can now connect to Wi-Fi and use your mobile phone while flying with Aer Lingus to the US, but it will cost you.

# aer-lingus - Friday 4 October, 2013

Aer Lingus passenger numbers down in September
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus passenger numbers down in September

Oct 4th 2013, 8:31 AM 4,429 Views 39 Comments

There was growth in some areas with a surge in the number of long-haul passengers.

# aer-lingus - Monday 30 September, 2013

"I've made mistakes...I have to change those rough edges" - Michael O'Leary
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

"I've made mistakes...I have to change those rough edges" - Michael O'Leary

Sep 30th 2013, 11:11 PM 19,925 Views 84 Comments

The Ryanair chief executive told Prime Time on RTÉ that the company could grow Aer Lingus and was reviewing policy in the wake of the Muhammad Sattar incident.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

BAI: Presenter's 'medical cards for Africans' monologue "lacking in impartiality or objectivity"
# Neil Prendeville
# Neil Prendeville

BAI: Presenter's 'medical cards for Africans' monologue "lacking in impartiality or objectivity"

Sep 10th 2013, 12:53 PM 13,918 Views 129 Comments

Cork 96fm presenter Neil Prendeville made comments about medical cards being provided to Africans and “social welfare to former Russians” in the course of a long pre-prepared monologue on the state of the nation.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Aer Lingus passenger numbers increase by 0.9 per cent
# Airline
# Airline

Aer Lingus passenger numbers increase by 0.9 per cent

Sep 5th 2013, 7:55 AM 3,560 Views 42 Comments

The company did say, however, that good weather in July affected its forward booking profile.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Ryanair issues profit warning, sees €1 billion wiped off share value
# Aviation
# Aviation

Ryanair issues profit warning, sees €1 billion wiped off share value

Sep 4th 2013, 9:25 AM 10,570 Views 71 Comments

The company says that it “cannot guarantee” that profits won’t fall below the €570 million mark this year.