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Monday 25 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

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'No agreement' on deal to end flights under Aer Arann brand
The company said a move to operate entirely under the Aer Lingus name is yet to be finalised.
Aer Lingus revenue up 6pc to €1.28 billion
The airline says that passenger levels rose slightly to hit 9.5 million last year.
Emirates to create 25 jobs in Dublin
The airline will recruit staff for its first Dublin office and for Dublin Airport’s Terminal 2.
Emirates looking to hire Irish
The airline is flying in because it says it likes to employ people from countries with a strong tradition of hospitality.
Spanish court deems Ryanair €40 boarding card fee legal
An appeals court in Barcelona has ruled that Ryanair is entitled to charge passengers €40 if they do not bring a boarding card.
End to rip-off flight fees in sight?
The UK’s Office of Fair Trading has called for a ban on debit card surcharges by airline companies.
Ryanair warns of jobs email scam
Messages have been sent out targeting job hunters which look for a payment for a visa, which the email says it necessary to apply for a job at Ryanair.
LRC talks between pilots' union and Aer Lingus adjourned for tonight
It could be you, says Ryanair...
… Or could it? The airline is claiming a printing error means there are more cars to be won than usual in its scratchcards. Now isn’t that a lucky break…
Ryanair jokes it is introducing "child-free" flights
Ryanair puts €2 levy on all passengers from Monday
Airline says passengers will have to pay for costs of compensation the company is legally obliged to pay under EU law in case of flight cancellations and delays.
Aer Lingus CEO earned €1.32m last year
Christopher Mueller recieved €1.32 million in salary and benefits last year – €483,000 of which was paid in performance-related bonuses.
The Daily Fix: Saturday
Catch up on the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed earlier.
Gardai say the Cork Airport crash fatalities were "to the fore of the plane"
Superintendent says that no children were on board the plane but will not confirm if the ten passengers on board the Belfast flight were from the same company.
More flights cancelled as Aer Lingus dispute talks continue
Talks at the LRC set to resume today in bid to end dispute over new rosters which is now in its third week.
Aer Lingus says dispute is hitting bookings
There is still no end to the dispute in sight following yesterday’s unsuccessful meeting – and the uncertainty is putting off potential passengers.
Aer Lingus dispute could be resolved within days
Cabin crew’s trade union and airline management agree to Labour Relations Commission intervention in the ongoing dispute.
Aer Lingus meeting may see breakthrough in dispute
Tomorrow’s meeting mediated by IBEC and ICTU could help resolve the ongoing dispute between management and cabin crew.
One in five Aer Lingus cabin crew taken off payroll
At least 215 members of Aer Lingus cabin crew have been taken off the payroll, as the dispute between the airline and trade union Impact shows no sign of cooling.
Aer Lingus cancels 14 flights over cabin crew dispute
Passengers hoping to travel with Aer Lingus today have been warned of disruptions after the airline cancels 14 flights.
Meeting between Aer Lingus staff and management cancelled
A disciplinary process was due to start today for airline staff refusing to work to new rosters but the first meeting has been cancelled – meanwhile Aer Lingus warns of possible disruptions to flights.
Ryanair will cut flights from Frankfurt base
The airline has blamed the Germany government’s plans to introduce a €8 tourist tax for the service cut.
Ryanair to axe more services at Shannon
…Just after Aer Lingus announces cuts in winter flights at the airport.
Passengers terrified as breaks fail on Aer Arann jet
Report reveals aircraft’s breaks failed.
Cabin crew serve notice of industrial action
Aer Lingus has been served formal notice of industrial action by its staff.
Aer Lingus staff to decide on strike action today
Results of a ballot on industrial action by cabin crew due.
Aer Lingus disappointed at proposed industrial action
Ryanair reprimanded for ads