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Dublin: 15°C Monday 15 August 2022

#airport chaos

# airport-chaos - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Dublin Airport: Defence Forces to come off 'standby' and DAA has not sought extension to deal
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

Dublin Airport: Defence Forces to come off 'standby' and DAA has not sought extension to deal

Aug 4th 2022, 12:05 AM 23,248 Views 11 Comments

Members have been trained to assist with security but have not yet been called in.

# airport-chaos - Thursday 30 June, 2022

More Aer Lingus flights cancelled for tomorrow as illness and strikes cause travel chaos
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

More Aer Lingus flights cancelled for tomorrow as illness and strikes cause travel chaos

Updated Jun 30th 2022, 8:59 PM 125,230 Views 61 Comments

Meanwhile, at Heathrow, thousands of passengers were affected by a ‘schedule intervention’ today, including some bound for Ireland.

# airport-chaos - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Members of Defence Forces concerned about Cabinet approval of army standby for Dublin Airport
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

Members of Defence Forces concerned about Cabinet approval of army standby for Dublin Airport

Jun 29th 2022, 8:53 AM 17,880 Views 52 Comments

The president of PDForra pointed out that the Defence Forces are already short-staffed and this will increase pressure on members at barracks.

# airport-chaos - Friday 3 June, 2022

Flying out of Dublin Airport? Packing light could save you some time
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

Flying out of Dublin Airport? Packing light could save you some time

Jun 3rd 2022, 6:30 AM 23,605 Views 31 Comments

DAA has vowed to prevent a repeat of last weekend, but if you’re still worried, here’s some packing advice.

# airport-chaos - Thursday 2 June, 2022

DAA pleaded not to be hit with fines over lengthy queues
# Airport Chaos
# Airport Chaos

DAA pleaded not to be hit with fines over lengthy queues

Jun 2nd 2022, 4:00 PM 19,281 Views 12 Comments

Correspondence shows that the Dublin Airport operator said any over-emphasis on queuing times risked the potential for non-compliance with stringent EU rules on security.

# airport-chaos - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Politicians call for ‘heads to roll’ at DAA over massive queues
# Turbulent Times
# Turbulent Times

Politicians call for ‘heads to roll’ at DAA over massive queues

Updated May 31st 2022, 9:25 PM 109,413 Views 157 Comments

Dublin Airport plans to increase the number of security lanes at peak times to deal with lengthy queues.