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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Aviation

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The mystery of flight MH370 is looking no closer to being solved
A piece of the wing found off Reunion island hasn’t yielded many fresh clues.
Plane that 'belongs to Bin Laden family' crashes killing four people
It is being reported that Osama bin Laden’s sister and step mother are among those killed.
Three killed after plane crashes on housing estate
Police are investigating the cause of the crash.
Here's why every flight you take is obsessively monitored
An engine alone, for example, is likely to have as many as 5,000 elements monitored every second.
Ryanair has voted to sell its Aer Lingus shares
The decision paves the way for the sale to IAG to be completed.
Two die after mid-air collision between fighter jet and plane
The plane crash occurred over South Carolina.
Pilot in plane crash that killed 43 "mistakenly turned off engine"
“Wow, pulled back wrong throttle.”
Violent hailstorm leaves plane with a hole in its nose
Nobody was injured, though.
Air force plane crashes into city killing at least 140
No survivors are expected from on board the plane.
Plane makes emergency landing at Shannon after fire alarm in cargo hold
There are no reports of injuries.
Flight to Dublin forced to turn back - because of a bee
It was a Flybe flight. Seriously.
Passengers get stuck on runway, so airline orders pizza for everyone
Your move, Ryanair…
This is what a US Air Force mission looks like through a GoPro camera
Do you feel the need? The need…for speed?
Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested
In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.
Dozens of flights grounded - because an iPad app had a glitch
Is a plan to build a 16km jet fuel pipeline in Dublin crazy?
The plan would see a pipeline built from Dublin Port to Dublin Airport, along the route of the Malahide Road.
Plane lands safely after engine fails mid-flight
All 97 passengers were evacuated safely.
'Hackers could use in-flight TVs to access cockpits'
A US government report warns against robotic control of planes.
Another Germanwings pilot has given a powerful speech to comfort passengers
There was an Irishman on board who has shared the story.
'Why does everyone think Aer Lingus is a basket case that we've got to sell?'
Timmy Dooley says “slick PR” has created an inevitability about the Aer Lingus sale.
No obvious reasons why plane crashed into the Alps
French air traffic controllers, not the two pilots, issued a ‘mayday’ signal after the plane disappeared from their radar.
VIDEO: Passenger tackled after claiming to have a bomb on plane
The man was restrained by passengers.
Plane carrying 224 passengers skids off runway, ends up on grass
Nobody was injured, but witnesses said the cabin filled with smoke.
Ryanair flight diverted after drunk man strips and flexes his muscles
The plane landed in Denmark.
Need to get to Donegal? You can now fly there from Dublin
A new Donegal-Glasgow route has also been announced.
Any sale of government's Aer Lingus shares would face Dáil vote
The airline’s proposed buyer has said it will keep Aer Lingus as a separate business.
Protest outside Minister's home "a matter for the Gardaí"
It’s not the first time a protest has been staged at Paschal Donohoe’s home. The last one was “absolutely unacceptable” he said.
Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus?
Should the State have a stake in the national carrier?
The Government is willing to consider offers for Aer Lingus
Paschal Donohoe says Ireland’s connectivity is just as important as the price though.
Detectives hunting the mysterious disappearance of Amelia Earhart have travelled to a remote Pacific island
Earhart disappeared in 1937 while attempting to circumnavigate the world.
These are the 10 safest low-cost airlines in the world (and look who's flying the flag for Ireland)
Can’t beat the shamrock.
A record number of passengers flew via Knock airport last year
Their London services were particularly popular.
First victim of doomed AirAsia flight buried
Nine bodies have been recovered so far.
Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft
Experts say while real-time tracking technology will not save lives, but will significantly streamline search efforts.
Multi-billion dollar ban on commercial drone flights in the US could be lifted soon
Or, you know, in three years.
Heat from vegetables forces plane into emergency landing at Shannon
Nobody was hurt in the incident.
This man says he's cracked how to fly first class for economy prices (he hasn't)
*Kind of. In a way. Not really at all, actually.
Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year?
Was it yours?
These amazing colour photos show what luxury air travel was like 80 years ago
Before the modern jumbo jet and its first class…
Space exploration has a new major player in town...Google
The giant web company is spending nearly €1 billion on a San Francisco air base.