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#Aer Lingus

# aer-lingus - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Both sides in Aer Lingus row accept Labour Court plan (...and holidaymakers breathe a sigh of relief)
# Striking Off
# Striking Off

Both sides in Aer Lingus row accept Labour Court plan (...and holidaymakers breathe a sigh of relief)

Jun 12th 2014, 3:04 PM 6,539 Views 31 Comments

Detailed negotiations between staff and management are expected to take place over the next few weeks.

Winged: Aer Lingus profits could be down by 20% after strike
# Strike Impact
# Strike Impact

Winged: Aer Lingus profits could be down by 20% after strike

Jun 12th 2014, 10:10 AM 4,725 Views 33 Comments

The Airline said this morning that it expects operating profit to drop by as much as 20% because of the work stoppage

It's safe to book a flight with Aer Lingus this summer, says union
# Strike Is Off
# Strike Is Off

It's safe to book a flight with Aer Lingus this summer, says union

Jun 12th 2014, 9:03 AM 5,546 Views 32 Comments

Impact trade union said if today’s Labour Court recommendation is accepted, there will be “industrial peace”.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jun 11th 2014, 10:42 PM 17,317 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Aer Lingus strikes, GSOC bugging and Apple’s tax affairs in Ireland.

Aer Lingus cabin crew strikes called off
# Labour Court
# Labour Court

Aer Lingus cabin crew strikes called off

Jun 11th 2014, 10:40 PM 17,197 Views 94 Comments

One of the unions involved in Labour Court talks said today that progress had been made and so the two strike days have been deferred.

Aer Lingus and Impact are sitting down this morning to try to sort out all their differences
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

Aer Lingus and Impact are sitting down this morning to try to sort out all their differences

Jun 11th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,305 Views 14 Comments

The two will attend the Labour court in attempt to settle a long-running dispute over rosters.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

What's the world's most popular international airline?
# Flying High
# Flying High

What's the world's most popular international airline?

Jun 10th 2014, 12:44 PM 22,382 Views 74 Comments

The answer might surprise you.

# aer-lingus - Monday 9 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Jun 9th 2014, 10:51 PM 20,552 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about mother and baby homes, a homeless shelter and the death of Rik Mayall.

Aer Lingus and IMPACT to meet for Labour Court talks
# Dispute
# Dispute

Aer Lingus and IMPACT to meet for Labour Court talks

Jun 9th 2014, 9:01 PM 8,184 Views 32 Comments

The union and airline are engaged in a dispute that centres on rosters, which cabin crew want changed.

Varadkar: LRC stands ready to settle Aer Lingus row ahead of threatened strike
# Megaphone Off
# Megaphone Off

Varadkar: LRC stands ready to settle Aer Lingus row ahead of threatened strike

Jun 9th 2014, 1:02 PM 4,858 Views 16 Comments

Two more days of strike action are being threatened by cabin crew staff in a row over rosters.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jun 7th 2014, 9:25 PM 16,544 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about negotiations over strike action at Aer Lingus, a political opinion poll, and Ukraine’s new president.

Further strike action at Aer Lingus a "matter of grave concern"
# Leo Varadkar
# Leo Varadkar

Further strike action at Aer Lingus a "matter of grave concern"

Jun 7th 2014, 8:31 PM 19,495 Views 129 Comments

Impact staff at the airline are to issue management with notice of two further one-day strikes.

# aer-lingus - Friday 6 June, 2014

More strikes for Aer Lingus as talks collapse
# Strike Continues
# Strike Continues

More strikes for Aer Lingus as talks collapse

Jun 6th 2014, 10:00 PM 17,524 Views 144 Comments

IMPACT to issue notice of two one-day strikes.

Strike drives Aer Lingus May passenger numbers below 2013 level
# Sky Traffic
# Sky Traffic

Strike drives Aer Lingus May passenger numbers below 2013 level

Jun 6th 2014, 10:59 AM 4,600 Views 10 Comments

Long haul journeys are way up, thanks to a big increase in capacity.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

'Like a fella kicking his wife': Clare Daly slams Aer Lingus for removing perks from workers
# Bully Boy Tactics
# Bully Boy Tactics

'Like a fella kicking his wife': Clare Daly slams Aer Lingus for removing perks from workers

Jun 4th 2014, 5:38 PM 23,883 Views 117 Comments

The independent TD said the airline’s decision to remove perks from cabin crew who went on strike last week was “outrageous”.

Aer Lingus management and union reps to hold talks at Dublin Airport today
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

Aer Lingus management and union reps to hold talks at Dublin Airport today

Jun 4th 2014, 8:28 AM 6,313 Views 74 Comments

The removal of discounted flight privileges will be raised at today’s meeting.

# aer-lingus - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Aer Lingus services resume after cabin crew strike
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus services resume after cabin crew strike

May 31st 2014, 9:09 AM 6,775 Views 38 Comments

The airline was forced to ground almost all its flights yesterday, at an estimated cost of €10m, over a work schedule dispute.

# aer-lingus - Friday 30 May, 2014

Ryanair boss O'Leary criticises Aer Lingus cabin crew and board
# Begg Off
# Begg Off

Ryanair boss O'Leary criticises Aer Lingus cabin crew and board

May 30th 2014, 7:55 PM 21,305 Views 130 Comments

The Ryanair chief said Aer Lingus cabin crew are among the “most protected and least overworked groups in Ireland”.

Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike

May 30th 2014, 7:46 AM 13,121 Views 106 Comments

Most Aer Lingus planes are grounded as airline tries to rebook passengers.

# aer-lingus - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Aer Lingus strike to take place on Friday
# It's Happening
# It's Happening

Aer Lingus strike to take place on Friday

May 29th 2014, 12:02 AM 17,173 Views 72 Comments

The cabin crew have expressed regret that the dispute about rosters has led to strike action.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

IMPACT accepts Aer Lingus invitation to talks but says it's probably too late
# Strike
# Strike

IMPACT accepts Aer Lingus invitation to talks but says it's probably too late

May 28th 2014, 8:51 AM 4,728 Views 26 Comments

Strike action by cabin crew is due to take place this Friday.

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Here's how much the threatened Aer Lingus strike is adding to travel costs
# Striiiiikkeeee
# Striiiiikkeeee

Here's how much the threatened Aer Lingus strike is adding to travel costs

May 20th 2014, 5:44 PM 11,329 Views 33 Comments

The prospect of competition-free skies has led Ryanair to hike its prices for the bank holiday weekend

# aer-lingus - Monday 19 May, 2014

Aer Lingus says cabin crew demands would lead to 32 extra holiday days
# Plane Crazy
# Plane Crazy

Aer Lingus says cabin crew demands would lead to 32 extra holiday days

May 19th 2014, 8:36 PM 14,908 Views 65 Comments

The company also rejects talk of 16-hour days and 60-hour weeks.

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

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

May 19th 2014, 10:44 AM 6,087 Views 18 Comments

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

# aer-lingus - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Gerry Adams, Leap Cards, and Kate Middleton: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Gerry Adams, Leap Cards, and Kate Middleton: The week in numbers

May 17th 2014, 7:30 PM 20,100 Views 5 Comments

Plus: How many days until the next Budget?

# aer-lingus - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Aer Lingus cabin crew are going on strike at the start of the June bank holiday weekend
# Strrrrrrrrrrike
# Strrrrrrrrrrike

Aer Lingus cabin crew are going on strike at the start of the June bank holiday weekend

May 13th 2014, 10:45 PM 27,655 Views 136 Comments

The work stoppage will take place on Friday 30 May.

# aer-lingus - Friday 9 May, 2014

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote for industrial action
# Grounded
# Grounded

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote for industrial action

May 9th 2014, 3:53 PM 17,111 Views 97 Comments

Impact says the ballot shows the “frustration” of cabin crew.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

May 7th 2014, 1:07 PM 11,545 Views 1 Comment

Catch up as you refuel.

Varadkar: I am pretty sick of Aer Lingus workers threatening to go on strike
# Nonsense
# Nonsense

Varadkar: I am pretty sick of Aer Lingus workers threatening to go on strike

May 7th 2014, 11:50 AM 23,022 Views 114 Comments

Workers at Aer Lingus have said that strike action is “very likely” amid a row over “onerous” working hours placed on cabin crews.

Aer Lingus sees 12 per cent traffic boost in April
# Flights
# Flights

Aer Lingus sees 12 per cent traffic boost in April

May 7th 2014, 7:37 AM 4,076 Views 9 Comments

The airline puts it down to a later Easter than normal and more long-haul flights.

# aer-lingus - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Irishman being tested after travelling on same plane as US man with MERS virus
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Irishman being tested after travelling on same plane as US man with MERS virus

May 4th 2014, 9:00 PM 43,797 Views 41 Comments

The man has been advised not to socialise or travel for the next few days.

# aer-lingus - Friday 2 May, 2014

Government fails to derail Aer Lingus chief's pension bump-reports
# Christoph Mueller
# Christoph Mueller

Government fails to derail Aer Lingus chief's pension bump-reports

May 2nd 2014, 7:55 PM 17,859 Views 35 Comments

A trade union called any increase would be “very strange”.

# aer-lingus - Friday 18 April, 2014

Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter
# Lets Fly Away
# Lets Fly Away

Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter

Apr 18th 2014, 3:40 PM 7,926 Views 16 Comments

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

# aer-lingus - Monday 7 April, 2014

Tourists targeted with new Shannon - Bristol route
# Flights
# Flights

Tourists targeted with new Shannon - Bristol route

Apr 7th 2014, 8:09 AM 7,626 Views 17 Comments

The flights will take off at 11.10am, seven days a week.

# aer-lingus - Friday 4 April, 2014

Column: The future for pensions? Lessons to be learned from high-profile case ...
# Pensions
# Pensions

Column: The future for pensions? Lessons to be learned from high-profile case ...

Apr 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 114 Views 8 Comments

A recent landmark ruling contains lessons that other pension scheme trustees and employers must learn from, writes Samantha McConnell.

# aer-lingus - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Aer Lingus targets tech companies with San Francisco route
# Taking Flight
# Taking Flight

Aer Lingus targets tech companies with San Francisco route

Apr 2nd 2014, 5:42 PM 12,228 Views 53 Comments

The new route aims to bring Irish subsidiaries closer to Silicon Valley parent companies.

# aer-lingus - Friday 28 March, 2014

Aer Lingus paid its chief executive €1.5m in 2013
# Pay Packet
# Pay Packet

Aer Lingus paid its chief executive €1.5m in 2013

Mar 28th 2014, 8:16 PM 11,659 Views 122 Comments

The annual report also outlines cost savings of €30 million are to be introduced.