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#Aer Lingus

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Aer Lingus to charge for blankets - but only for transatlantic passengers on new cheap fare
# Blanket Not Included
# Blanket Not Included

Aer Lingus to charge for blankets - but only for transatlantic passengers on new cheap fare

Sep 5th 2017, 12:03 PM 22,957 Views 47 Comments

The Saver Fare was introduced last Thursday – but it’s not expected to be more popular than the previous low-fare option, Smart Fare.

# aer-lingus - Friday 21 July, 2017

Limerick removal delayed as Aer Lingus flight arrived without the body
# Left Behind
# Left Behind

Limerick removal delayed as Aer Lingus flight arrived without the body

Jul 21st 2017, 1:58 PM 45,697 Views 35 Comments

The coffin of Mary O’Brien wasn’t put on a flight from Heathrow due to “operational reasons”.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

12 times celebrities lost the rag at airlines
# Come Fly With Me
From The Daily Edge
# Come Fly With Me

12 times celebrities lost the rag at airlines

Jul 11th 2017, 6:30 PM 10,781 Views 2 Comments

Proving once again that they’re just like us

# aer-lingus - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Aer Lingus's CEO insists its controversial loyalty scheme is 'of value to the market'
# Transport
# Transport

Aer Lingus's CEO insists its controversial loyalty scheme is 'of value to the market'

Jul 2nd 2017, 12:00 PM 19,138 Views 17 Comments

Frequent flyer programme Aerclub has faced heavy criticism since it was launched last year.

# aer-lingus - Friday 30 June, 2017

Aer Lingus called someone 'hun' on Twitter and nobody was quite prepared for it
# Don't Be Jelly
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Be Jelly

Aer Lingus called someone 'hun' on Twitter and nobody was quite prepared for it

Jun 30th 2017, 10:08 AM 22,550 Views 6 Comments

Alright, sassypants.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Aer Lingus's CEO insists its controversial loyalty scheme is 'of value to the market'
# Aerclub
# Aerclub

Aer Lingus's CEO insists its controversial loyalty scheme is 'of value to the market'

Jun 29th 2017, 3:36 PM 605 Views 1 Comment

Frequent flyer programme Aerclub has faced heavy criticism since it was launched last year.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Despite a six-month storm of criticism, Aer Lingus stands by its new frequent flyer scheme
# Turbulence
# Turbulence

Despite a six-month storm of criticism, Aer Lingus stands by its new frequent flyer scheme

Jun 8th 2017, 3:15 PM 9,459 Views 7 Comments

The carrier’s Aerclub initiative has been panned by many long-term fliers since it was brought in.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

These American TV hosts think 'Lingus' (as in, Aer Lingus) is an actual place in Ireland
# Look Up It's Aer Lingus
From The Daily Edge
# Look Up It's Aer Lingus

These American TV hosts think 'Lingus' (as in, Aer Lingus) is an actual place in Ireland

May 16th 2017, 7:20 PM 14,540 Views 6 Comments

Sure how could they know?

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Aer Lingus had a particularly sound exchange with Icelandair after leaving their country off a map
# Still Friends
From The Daily Edge
# Still Friends

Aer Lingus had a particularly sound exchange with Icelandair after leaving their country off a map

Apr 25th 2017, 11:38 AM 22,528 Views 6 Comments

Iceland is missing.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Explainer: Why on earth do airlines overbook flights? And do Irish airlines do it?
# Get Off My Plane
# Get Off My Plane

Explainer: Why on earth do airlines overbook flights? And do Irish airlines do it?

Apr 11th 2017, 4:44 PM 33,639 Views 71 Comments

“Because it makes sense to do so” and “yes, at least Aer Lingus sometimes does” are the answers.

# aer-lingus - Monday 20 March, 2017

Aer Lingus fined €250,000 over death of worker at Dublin Airport
# John Murray
# John Murray

Aer Lingus fined €250,000 over death of worker at Dublin Airport

Mar 20th 2017, 6:20 PM 32,999 Views 0 Comments

The airline was fined €250,000 for breaching health and safety laws.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Aer Lingus has just released fantastic pictures of its all-female flight crew
# Flying It
From The Daily Edge
# Flying It

Aer Lingus has just released fantastic pictures of its all-female flight crew

Mar 8th 2017, 3:30 PM 15,427 Views 5 Comments

The crew was assembled for International Women’s Day, of course.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 2 March, 2017

A Carlow woman and her lovely dad were among the tourists who met all the celebs at the Oscars
# Lisa And Tom
From The Daily Edge
# Lisa And Tom

A Carlow woman and her lovely dad were among the tourists who met all the celebs at the Oscars

Mar 2nd 2017, 7:49 AM 5,468 Views 0 Comments

They said Ryan Gosling was “a proper gentleman”. So now!

# aer-lingus - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Aer Lingus gave Norwegian Air a masterclass in sass on Twitter this evening
# Cheers You're Grand
From The Daily Edge
# Cheers You're Grand

Aer Lingus gave Norwegian Air a masterclass in sass on Twitter this evening

Feb 23rd 2017, 8:29 PM 36,778 Views 1 Comment

Meeeow!

# aer-lingus - Saturday 4 February, 2017

An Aer Lingus captain had a special welcome for Irish rugby fans on a flight to Edinburgh
# Hey Baby Let The Freebirds Fly
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Baby Let The Freebirds Fly

An Aer Lingus captain had a special welcome for Irish rugby fans on a flight to Edinburgh

Feb 4th 2017, 8:57 AM 20,170 Views 0 Comments

“Conditions today are clear… If you look out to your left, you’ll see a lonely prison wall.”

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

'I intend to say well done to our social media team and give them a raise' - Michael O'Leary
# Tweeting Up A Storm
# Tweeting Up A Storm

'I intend to say well done to our social media team and give them a raise' - Michael O'Leary

Jan 24th 2017, 1:04 PM 49,502 Views 49 Comments

The Ryanair CEO was in flying form this morning at the launch of the airline’s winter schedule for 2017.

Three men at centre of Dublin Airport human trafficking case to appear in court today
# People Smuggling
# People Smuggling

Three men at centre of Dublin Airport human trafficking case to appear in court today

Jan 24th 2017, 7:09 AM 17,821 Views 0 Comments

Two Aer Lingus staff were among those arrested at Dublin Airport yesterday.

# aer-lingus - Monday 23 January, 2017

14 flights between Dublin and London cancelled due to freezing fog
# Poor Visibility
# Poor Visibility

14 flights between Dublin and London cancelled due to freezing fog

Jan 23rd 2017, 9:01 AM 12,696 Views 3 Comments

Dublin Airport is advising people to check the status of their flight with their airline.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Aer Lingus chief says it's not his job to make disgruntled frequent flyers happy
# High Fliers
# High Fliers

Aer Lingus chief says it's not his job to make disgruntled frequent flyers happy

Jan 14th 2017, 11:00 AM 42,314 Views 66 Comments

Some passengers complained that they no longer have access to perks like fast-track security.

# aer-lingus - Friday 23 December, 2016

Aer Lingus surprised 3 Irish families by bringing their loved ones home for Christmas
# I'm Home
From The Daily Edge
# I'm Home

Aer Lingus surprised 3 Irish families by bringing their loved ones home for Christmas

Dec 23rd 2016, 11:52 AM 6,747 Views 4 Comments

Bawling.

# aer-lingus - Friday 2 December, 2016

Two emergency landings in 12 hours at Shannon Airport
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Two emergency landings in 12 hours at Shannon Airport

Dec 2nd 2016, 2:11 PM 20,530 Views 23 Comments

The two emergency landings involved a technical fault and a medical emergency, according to the airport.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Aer Lingus followed through on their forfeit to Air New Zealand after the rugby
# Going Black
From The Daily Edge
# Going Black

Aer Lingus followed through on their forfeit to Air New Zealand after the rugby

Nov 20th 2016, 9:27 AM 11,828 Views 3 Comments

Black jerseys on.

# aer-lingus - Friday 18 November, 2016

Aer Lingus got into an excellent Twitter war with Air New Zealand ahead of the rugby
# COYBIG
From The Daily Edge
# COYBIG

Aer Lingus got into an excellent Twitter war with Air New Zealand ahead of the rugby

Nov 18th 2016, 6:00 PM 13,884 Views 4 Comments

Game on.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

You'll soon be able to fly direct from Dublin to Miami on an Aer Lingus plane
# Sunshine State
# Sunshine State

You'll soon be able to fly direct from Dublin to Miami on an Aer Lingus plane

Nov 15th 2016, 1:23 PM 18,256 Views 37 Comments

The airline has announced several new destinations for its summer schedule.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Wi-Fi to be made available on Aer Lingus short-haul flights
# Come Fly With IT
# Come Fly With IT

Wi-Fi to be made available on Aer Lingus short-haul flights

Nov 10th 2016, 9:28 AM 10,772 Views 25 Comments

The carrier’s owner International Airlines Group said it will begin the roll-out of the service at the start of 2017.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Aer Lingus faces charges over man who died at Dublin Airport warehouse in 2014
# Courts
# Courts

Aer Lingus faces charges over man who died at Dublin Airport warehouse in 2014

Nov 8th 2016, 4:22 PM 17,426 Views 0 Comments

The charges relate to the death of John Murray at a cargo warehouse at the airport in November 2014.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Man thanks Aer Lingus for removing passenger over his "unacceptable" behaviour towards Muslims
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man thanks Aer Lingus for removing passenger over his "unacceptable" behaviour towards Muslims

Oct 26th 2016, 7:44 AM 46,657 Views 118 Comments

As one of the crew said “We are all equal”, wrote the man.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 15 October, 2016

Aer Lingus warning to passengers: Samsung Note 7 now banned from all US flights
# Galaxy
# Galaxy

Aer Lingus warning to passengers: Samsung Note 7 now banned from all US flights

Oct 15th 2016, 3:32 PM 13,149 Views 27 Comments

Aviation officials issued an emergency order banning the phone from all US and Canadian flights.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Aer Lingus is hiring new cabin crew in recruitment drive
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

Aer Lingus is hiring new cabin crew in recruitment drive

Oct 8th 2016, 6:17 PM 18,672 Views 16 Comments

Here’s what you need to apply.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 15 September, 2016

French strikes force Aer Lingus and Ryanair to cancel flights
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

French strikes force Aer Lingus and Ryanair to cancel flights

Sep 15th 2016, 10:00 AM 16,239 Views 42 Comments

French air traffic controllers are striking today and tomorrow.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 10 September, 2016

11 things that could only happen on Irish flights
# Up In The Air
From The Daily Edge
# Up In The Air

11 things that could only happen on Irish flights

Sep 10th 2016, 9:30 AM 21,941 Views 3 Comments

Take off.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 1 September, 2016

What Does Your Favourite Destination Say About You?
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

What Does Your Favourite Destination Say About You?

Sep 1st 2016, 11:24 AM 19,908 Views 17 Comments

We can tell you.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Emergency landing at Cork Airport after plane reports smoke in the cockpit
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Emergency landing at Cork Airport after plane reports smoke in the cockpit

Aug 24th 2016, 10:25 AM 26,743 Views 53 Comments

The Aer Lingus flight landed just after 10am.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Aer Lingus flight from Frankfurt to Dublin delayed overnight due to thunderstorm
# EI657
# EI657

Aer Lingus flight from Frankfurt to Dublin delayed overnight due to thunderstorm

Jul 23rd 2016, 7:08 PM 24,616 Views 40 Comments

Some 122 passengers were affected.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Going on holidays to France? 18 flights were cancelled today
# Strike
# Strike

Going on holidays to France? 18 flights were cancelled today

Jul 5th 2016, 10:14 AM 14,597 Views 17 Comments

The strike is part of the ongoing row in France between trade unions and the government over new laws aimed at freeing up the labour market.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Airline bosses meet to try stop 'chaos' over air traffic control strikes

Airline bosses meet to try stop 'chaos' over air traffic control strikes

Jun 28th 2016, 9:48 AM 13,117 Views 10 Comments

Another eight strikes have been announced in Italy and Portugal.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Strikes in France have led to flights being grounded in Dublin
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

Strikes in France have led to flights being grounded in Dublin

May 26th 2016, 7:20 AM 16,451 Views 47 Comments

The dispute is over planned labour reforms.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

St Patrick's Day flights for Taoiseach's entourage cost €37,334
# Washington
# Washington

St Patrick's Day flights for Taoiseach's entourage cost €37,334

May 17th 2016, 6:02 AM 29,413 Views 133 Comments

Delays and uncertainty in the formation of a new government meant the tickets were booked just four days in advance – costing €9,257 for Enda Kenny alone.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Drone flew close to Aer Lingus plane in Paris
# Charles De Gaulle
# Charles De Gaulle

Drone flew close to Aer Lingus plane in Paris

Apr 21st 2016, 5:06 PM 19,221 Views 50 Comments

The airline said the incident “was reported to the relevant authorities”.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 27 March, 2016

'I'm not going to get upset' - Irish Olympian waiting on apology and refund after flight controversy
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'I'm not going to get upset' - Irish Olympian waiting on apology and refund after flight controversy

Mar 27th 2016, 7:08 PM 46,183 Views 40 Comments

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe tells The42 that he is surprised at how much attention the incident has received.