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#Aer Lingus

# aer-lingus - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Mary Lou says Alan Kelly has her 'quaking in her stilettos'
# Sarcasm Alert
# Sarcasm Alert

Mary Lou says Alan Kelly has her 'quaking in her stilettos'

Mar 7th 2015, 1:08 PM 23,604 Views 232 Comments

Meanwhile, a Syrizan minister got TWO standing ovations at Sinn Féin’s Ard Fheis.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Willie Walsh is earning a massive €7.9 million a year with IAG
# Expensive Willie
# Expensive Willie

Willie Walsh is earning a massive €7.9 million a year with IAG

Mar 5th 2015, 7:11 PM 14,369 Views 67 Comments

The airline group’s chief executive has seen his salary increase by 500% since 2012

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

No deal: The government is playing hardball over the Aer Lingus sale
# Grounded
# Grounded

No deal: The government is playing hardball over the Aer Lingus sale

Feb 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 19,511 Views 143 Comments

The Transport Minister wants a longer guarantee on the airline’s Heathrow slots

Everyone's getting a bit sick of the Aer Lingus story now...
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Everyone's getting a bit sick of the Aer Lingus story now...

Feb 24th 2015, 12:15 PM 9,225 Views 20 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# aer-lingus - Monday 23 February, 2015

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'
# Turbulence
# Turbulence

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'

Feb 23rd 2015, 4:20 PM 10,094 Views 33 Comments

Ministers remain tight-lipped about the proposed sale of the government’s 25 per cent stake in the airline.

# aer-lingus - Monday 16 February, 2015

Inside hire: Aer Lingus has chosen a long-time employee as its new boss
# High Flier
# High Flier

Inside hire: Aer Lingus has chosen a long-time employee as its new boss

Feb 16th 2015, 10:05 AM 17,348 Views 15 Comments

Stephen Kavanagh has worked at the airline for 26 years.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Feb 15th 2015, 4:45 PM 15,836 Views 8 Comments

Everyone was talking about Willie Walsh’s sales pitch, D-Day for Greece and Swissleaks.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers

Feb 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,963 Views 7 Comments

Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?

Aer Lingus asked to explain why IAG bid would benefit the company and customers
# Please Outline
# Please Outline

Aer Lingus asked to explain why IAG bid would benefit the company and customers

Feb 14th 2015, 6:26 PM 12,152 Views 40 Comments

Aer Lingus said yesterday that the takeover would benefit the company, its employees, its customers, the tourism sector and the airports at which it operates.

So, Aer Lingus has joined Tinder
# Love At 30000 Feet
From The Daily Edge
# Love At 30000 Feet

So, Aer Lingus has joined Tinder

Feb 14th 2015, 5:47 PM 3,784 Views 2 Comments

Fifty Shades of Green.

Small airline, small country, small minds – the Aer Lingus story
# Head In The Clouds
# Head In The Clouds

Small airline, small country, small minds – the Aer Lingus story

Feb 14th 2015, 10:07 AM 751 Views 71 Comments

Political interference has kept Aer Lingus one of the smallest airlines in Europe whilst its home-grown competition passed it by ten times over.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 12 February, 2015

IAG boss Willie Walsh has offered a 'cast-iron guarantee' on Aer Lingus' Heathrow slots*
# Big Willie Style
# Big Willie Style

IAG boss Willie Walsh has offered a 'cast-iron guarantee' on Aer Lingus' Heathrow slots*

Feb 12th 2015, 5:05 PM 21,586 Views 69 Comments

*For five years, anyway.

Ryanair cites 'human rights' as it fights to hold onto its piece of Aer Lingus
# Plane Insanity
# Plane Insanity

Ryanair cites 'human rights' as it fights to hold onto its piece of Aer Lingus

Feb 12th 2015, 12:40 PM 11,655 Views 26 Comments

The budget airline wants to take the decision to the UK Supreme Court.

Can Willie Walsh convince TDs to allow the sale of Aer Lingus?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Can Willie Walsh convince TDs to allow the sale of Aer Lingus?

Feb 12th 2015, 9:00 AM 4,622 Views 6 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Why does IAG want to get its hands on Aer Lingus so badly?
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

Why does IAG want to get its hands on Aer Lingus so badly?

Feb 12th 2015, 7:45 AM 53,536 Views 85 Comments

Here’s everything we know about the possible sale so far…

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Cork Airport may be 'world class' - but it keeps on losing passengers
# A Sinking Cork
# A Sinking Cork

Cork Airport may be 'world class' - but it keeps on losing passengers

Feb 10th 2015, 6:05 PM 25,220 Views 88 Comments

Traffic through the airport is going down and down.

# aer-lingus - Monday 9 February, 2015

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed
# Fall
# Fall

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed

Feb 9th 2015, 6:58 PM 11,898 Views 46 Comments

The airline’s stocks took a hit today following a Bloomberg report.

The view on this Donegal to Dublin flight was pretty epic
# Head In The Clouds
# Head In The Clouds

The view on this Donegal to Dublin flight was pretty epic

Feb 9th 2015, 1:31 PM 27,135 Views 35 Comments

Luckily a photographer was on board.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Feb 8th 2015, 9:45 AM 10,133 Views 8 Comments

Everyone was talking about Greek debt deals, counting calories and the end of cheap booze.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Ryanair is off the hook for millions in Irish air travel taxes
# Keepsies No Backsies
# Keepsies No Backsies

Ryanair is off the hook for millions in Irish air travel taxes

Feb 5th 2015, 12:09 PM 15,369 Views 18 Comments

Low-cost airline: 1. European Commission: 0.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

IAG's promises on Aer Lingus regional routes are 'entirely unacceptable'
# Turbulence Ahead
# Turbulence Ahead

IAG's promises on Aer Lingus regional routes are 'entirely unacceptable'

Feb 3rd 2015, 2:40 PM 16,243 Views 49 Comments

Tourism groups want a ‘cast-iron guarantee’ on Heathrow access.

Aer Lingus is seeking voluntary redundancies
# Turnover
# Turnover

Aer Lingus is seeking voluntary redundancies

Feb 3rd 2015, 11:15 AM 15,053 Views 36 Comments

But it’s nothing to do with the takeover bid.

# aer-lingus - Monday 2 February, 2015

The three promises IAG has made to the Irish government about Aer Lingus
# Legally Binding
# Legally Binding

The three promises IAG has made to the Irish government about Aer Lingus

Feb 2nd 2015, 10:46 PM 20,162 Views 76 Comments

The company said it would make legally binding commmitments.

Need to get to Donegal? You can now fly there from Dublin
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Need to get to Donegal? You can now fly there from Dublin

Feb 2nd 2015, 12:39 PM 21,477 Views 34 Comments

A new Donegal-Glasgow route has also been announced.

'A small regional peripheral airline' - Michael O'Leary dismisses Aer Lingus talk
# Truth Bomb
# Truth Bomb

'A small regional peripheral airline' - Michael O'Leary dismisses Aer Lingus talk

Feb 2nd 2015, 10:09 AM 13,775 Views 58 Comments

The Ryanair CEO says the focus on the airline’s sale is ‘irrelevant’.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 1 February, 2015

The Briefcase: Shamrock for sale, an Apple record and some new Greeks in town
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: Shamrock for sale, an Apple record and some new Greeks in town

Feb 1st 2015, 10:34 AM 13,541 Views 2 Comments

This was the week in business.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 29 January, 2015

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'

Jan 29th 2015, 3:55 PM 12,302 Views 86 Comments

The Transport Committee has been told that selling Aer Lingus share would ‘devastate’ Ireland’s economy and connectivity

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Any sale of government's Aer Lingus shares would face Dáil vote
# Boeing Boeing...
# Boeing Boeing...

Any sale of government's Aer Lingus shares would face Dáil vote

Jan 28th 2015, 5:35 PM 34,174 Views 147 Comments

The airline’s proposed buyer has said it will keep Aer Lingus as a separate business.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Today's top stories in 7 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 7 seconds

Jan 27th 2015, 12:59 PM 14,624 Views 3 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Can Labour stand over the sale of family silver?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Can Labour stand over the sale of family silver?

Jan 27th 2015, 9:00 AM 8,538 Views 46 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# aer-lingus - Monday 26 January, 2015

One in four Aer Lingus workers could lose jobs in airline takeover
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

One in four Aer Lingus workers could lose jobs in airline takeover

Jan 26th 2015, 12:58 PM 22,266 Views 79 Comments

The airline’s board is considering another buyout offer as a union warns of job losses.

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Jan 26th 2015, 12:49 PM 7,363 Views 4 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know..

Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus?

Jan 26th 2015, 9:35 AM 24,065 Views 87 Comments

Should the State have a stake in the national carrier?

# aer-lingus - Sunday 25 January, 2015

The Government is willing to consider offers for Aer Lingus
# Family Silver
# Family Silver

The Government is willing to consider offers for Aer Lingus

Jan 25th 2015, 7:55 PM 21,661 Views 151 Comments

Paschal Donohoe says Ireland’s connectivity is just as important as the price though.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 24 January, 2015

It looks like IAG really wants to get their hands on Aer Lingus
# Takeover
# Takeover

It looks like IAG really wants to get their hands on Aer Lingus

Jan 24th 2015, 7:48 PM 28,055 Views 79 Comments

Reports today suggest that company has tabled ANOTHER offer for the airline.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

This is what it takes to become an Aer Lingus pilot
# Get Your Wings
# Get Your Wings

This is what it takes to become an Aer Lingus pilot

Jan 21st 2015, 2:21 PM 29,936 Views 26 Comments

12 new cadets for the latest course were chosen from 3,000 applications.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 18 January, 2015

These are the 10 safest low-cost airlines in the world (and look who's flying the flag for Ireland)
# Top Of The Class
# Top Of The Class

These are the 10 safest low-cost airlines in the world (and look who's flying the flag for Ireland)

Jan 18th 2015, 3:38 PM 41,564 Views 66 Comments

Can’t beat the shamrock.

# aer-lingus - Friday 16 January, 2015

New Yorkers flying direct to Knock for a special Pilgrimage this summer
# Fly To The Shrine
# Fly To The Shrine

New Yorkers flying direct to Knock for a special Pilgrimage this summer

Jan 16th 2015, 1:25 PM 14,395 Views 60 Comments

More than 700,000 passengers flew via Knock Airport last year – the highest figure ever in its 29 year history.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Airline banter alert: Aer Lingus and Ryanair are talking smack about each other on Twitter
# Airline Bantz
From The Daily Edge
# Airline Bantz

Airline banter alert: Aer Lingus and Ryanair are talking smack about each other on Twitter

Jan 15th 2015, 6:45 PM 8,958 Views 5 Comments

FIGHT!