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# boeing - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash
# Banned
# Banned

UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash

Updated Mar 12th 2019, 2:14 PM 18,153 Views 28 Comments

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

Singapore joins list of countries to ban use of 737 Max planes following Ethiopia Airlines crash
# Grounded
# Grounded

Singapore joins list of countries to ban use of 737 Max planes following Ethiopia Airlines crash

Mar 12th 2019, 7:09 AM 15,487 Views 17 Comments

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

# boeing - Monday 11 March, 2019

Black box recovered from crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight
# Plane Crash
# Plane Crash

Black box recovered from crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight

Updated Mar 11th 2019, 10:39 AM 32,367 Views 31 Comments

157 people were killed in yesterday’s crash, including Irishman Michael Ryan.

# boeing - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Boeing launches 'most efficient' plane ever
# Flying High
# Flying High

Boeing launches 'most efficient' plane ever

Jun 24th 2017, 10:15 AM 35,130 Views 34 Comments

Airbus, which moved first to update its aircrafts used in most midrange flights, now has a 60% market share.

# boeing - Saturday 10 June, 2017

A $3 billion plane sale could cause problems for Trump
# Boeing Boeing Gone
# Boeing Boeing Gone

A $3 billion plane sale could cause problems for Trump

Jun 10th 2017, 3:14 PM 38,661 Views 24 Comments

The White House is in the midst of a 90-day review to decide if it will stick by the 2015 deal between Iran and world powers.

# boeing - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Trump calls for Air Force One to cancel contract with Boeing
# Plane Plans
# Plane Plans

Trump calls for Air Force One to cancel contract with Boeing

Dec 6th 2016, 10:30 PM 30,815 Views 58 Comments

He did so on Twitter, of course.

# boeing - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Sailing hero Annalise Murphy has airplane named after her
# She's Flyin'
# She's Flyin'

Sailing hero Annalise Murphy has airplane named after her

Aug 30th 2016, 9:23 AM 29,234 Views 24 Comments

Annalise is the first modern-day person to have an aircraft named after her by an Irish airline.

# boeing - Sunday 27 December, 2015

The days of the jumbo jet are coming to an end — here's a look back at its glory years
# Flying High
# Flying High

The days of the jumbo jet are coming to an end — here's a look back at its glory years

Dec 27th 2015, 8:15 AM 35,109 Views 22 Comments

Since its introduction in 1969, the Boeing 747 has transformed the way people travel.

# boeing - Monday 2 November, 2015

China has built this plane to go head-to-head with Boeing and Airbus
# No Peking
# No Peking

China has built this plane to go head-to-head with Boeing and Airbus

Nov 2nd 2015, 2:29 PM 28,353 Views 66 Comments

All hail the C919.

# boeing - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Cork-bound flight diverted to Dublin over lack of tall stairs
# Can't Reach
# Can't Reach

Cork-bound flight diverted to Dublin over lack of tall stairs

Aug 20th 2015, 5:27 PM 30,352 Views 69 Comments

Houston, we have a problem

# boeing - Friday 12 June, 2015

Locked, upright position: The Dreamliner's near-vertical takeoff is amazing (and terrifying)
# Grab Your Sick Bags
# Grab Your Sick Bags

Locked, upright position: The Dreamliner's near-vertical takeoff is amazing (and terrifying)

Jun 12th 2015, 10:45 PM 38,142 Views 44 Comments

Wouldn’t fancy that with the nerves a little tender.

# boeing - Sunday 19 April, 2015

This 747 private jet is a palace in the sky
# High Fliers
# High Fliers

This 747 private jet is a palace in the sky

Apr 19th 2015, 5:00 PM 27,708 Views 33 Comments

We’re normally happy with a free pillow and some peanuts…

# boeing - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Michael O'Leary will be happy: There was a lot of good news for Ryanair today
# Flying High
# Flying High

Michael O'Leary will be happy: There was a lot of good news for Ryanair today

Mar 4th 2015, 3:50 PM 21,992 Views 42 Comments

The good times keep on rolling for the budget carrier

# boeing - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts
# Us Flight
# Us Flight

Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts

Sep 16th 2014, 10:15 PM 7,284 Views 15 Comments

SpaceX is headed by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk.

# boeing - Monday 8 September, 2014

Ryanair's new planes will have more seats AND leg room
# Gamechangers
# Gamechangers

Ryanair's new planes will have more seats AND leg room

Sep 8th 2014, 5:53 PM 25,594 Views 54 Comments

They’re also costing a cool $22 billion.

# boeing - Friday 18 July, 2014

Timeline: Here's everything we know so far about the flight MH17 crash
# Mh17
# Mh17

Timeline: Here's everything we know so far about the flight MH17 crash

Jul 18th 2014, 10:35 PM 34,263 Views 104 Comments

A run-through of events surrounding the shooting down of the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane yesterday.

# boeing - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Show me the money: Ryanair has raised €850 million for new planes
# Up And Away
# Up And Away

Show me the money: Ryanair has raised €850 million for new planes

Jun 10th 2014, 6:25 PM 11,110 Views 20 Comments

The carrier is the best-rated airline in Europe, and says it is planning further savings for passengers.

# boeing - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Boeing is allowed to sell spare aircraft parts to Iran - but not new planes
# Trade
# Trade

Boeing is allowed to sell spare aircraft parts to Iran - but not new planes

Apr 5th 2014, 3:05 PM 7,312 Views 18 Comments

This is the first time the US has issued a license of this kind since the 1979 embargo.

# boeing - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Missing Malaysian plane may have flown for 4 hours after losing contact - report
# Missing
# Missing

Missing Malaysian plane may have flown for 4 hours after losing contact - report

Mar 13th 2014, 8:14 AM 36,791 Views 103 Comments

The Wall Street Journal says investigators suspect the missing plane could have been diverted to an unknown location.

# boeing - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Boeing creates spy phone that self-destructs if tampered with
# Wipeout
# Wipeout

Boeing creates spy phone that self-destructs if tampered with

Feb 27th 2014, 12:30 PM 9,371 Views 13 Comments

Anyone who tries to open the phone’s casing will cause it to wipe out all of its data, rendering it inoperable.

# boeing - Sunday 15 September, 2013

FlightFest: Your Pictures
# FlightFest
# FlightFest

FlightFest: Your Pictures

Sep 15th 2013, 8:30 PM 38,492 Views 68 Comments

Over 30 aircraft flew over Dublin today. Here’s what you saw.

# boeing - Monday 26 August, 2013

The Sultan of Brunei's plane is in Dublin, but why?
# Sultan Of Wings
# Sultan Of Wings

The Sultan of Brunei's plane is in Dublin, but why?

Aug 26th 2013, 2:33 PM 31,249 Views 106 Comments

One of three planes owned by one of the world’s wealthiest men touched down in Dublin yesterday, but nobody is entirely sure for what reason.

# boeing - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Biggest Irish airshow since 1936 to take place next month
# FlightFest
# FlightFest

Biggest Irish airshow since 1936 to take place next month

Aug 24th 2013, 8:45 AM 22,748 Views 57 Comments

FlightFest will see a selection of aircraft, from flying boats to massive cargo planes, fly over the River Liffey next month.

# boeing - Monday 29 April, 2013

NYPD confirms piece of wreckage comes from hijacked 9/11 plane
# 9/11
# 9/11

NYPD confirms piece of wreckage comes from hijacked 9/11 plane

Apr 29th 2013, 7:45 PM 16,386 Views 105 Comments

The twisted piece of wreckage, believed to be part of a wing flap, was discovered in a narrow space between two buildings.

# boeing - Saturday 27 April, 2013

12 years later, large piece of 9/11 airplane found in New York
# 11 September
# 11 September

12 years later, large piece of 9/11 airplane found in New York

Apr 27th 2013, 1:04 PM 33,667 Views 169 Comments

Authorities said it will not be removed until the area has been thoroughly examined.

# boeing - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Ryanair finalises €12 billion order for 175 new Boeing planes
# Taking Off
# Taking Off

Ryanair finalises €12 billion order for 175 new Boeing planes

Mar 19th 2013, 9:28 AM 8,862 Views 60 Comments

The airline has signed an agreement to order 175 new Boeing 737-800 planes which will be delivered over five years.

# boeing - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Boeing crisis deepens as Dreamliners grounded worldwide
# Boeing
# Boeing

Boeing crisis deepens as Dreamliners grounded worldwide

Jan 17th 2013, 7:59 AM 7,816 Views 25 Comments

Aviators have grounded most of the world’s 787 Dreamliner fleet until a fire risk linked to the plane’s batteries can be fixed.

# boeing - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

More trouble for Boeing 787 Dreamliner as Japanese airlines ground fleet
# Boeing
# Boeing

More trouble for Boeing 787 Dreamliner as Japanese airlines ground fleet

Jan 16th 2013, 10:20 AM 3,985 Views 7 Comments

In a separate development India’s aviation regulator is to conduct a safety review of the aircraft.

# boeing - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Boeing 787 Dreamliners to undergo in-depth safety review - FAA
# Safety
# Safety

Boeing 787 Dreamliners to undergo in-depth safety review - FAA

Jan 12th 2013, 12:55 PM 7,884 Views 25 Comments

The announcement came after a recent spate of incidents involving the aircraft.

# boeing - Sunday 23 December, 2012

How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes
# Wi-high Club
# Wi-high Club

How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes

Dec 23rd 2012, 6:00 PM 13,184 Views 22 Comments

Spuds, glorious spuds, stood in for people in on-board tests.

# boeing - Monday 4 June, 2012

Fears of on-ground deaths after Nigeria plane crash
# Days Of Mourning
# Days Of Mourning

Fears of on-ground deaths after Nigeria plane crash

Jun 4th 2012, 9:50 AM 3,648 Views 7 Comments

The airliner crashed into a densely-populated area of Lagos yesterday.

# boeing - Friday 27 January, 2012

In pictures: the luxurious airplane sitting in Dublin Airport right now
# Dreamliner
# Dreamliner

In pictures: the luxurious airplane sitting in Dublin Airport right now

Jan 27th 2012, 10:44 AM 11,722 Views 46 Comments

Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner is in Dublin until this afternoon. The public can’t access the plane – but we have some pics.

# boeing - Friday 4 November, 2011

Qantas flight makes emergency landing after engine trouble
# Qantas
# Qantas

Qantas flight makes emergency landing after engine trouble

Nov 4th 2011, 10:53 AM 691 Views 9 Comments

One of the A380′s four engines shut down during the flight from Singapore to London, forcing it to land in Dubai.

# boeing - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Watch: Iranian Boeing 727 lands without front wheels
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

Watch: Iranian Boeing 727 lands without front wheels

Oct 27th 2011, 10:16 AM 17,250 Views 52 Comments

Footage of incredible landing shows pilot’s ability to keep front of the plane from hitting the ground while landing.

# boeing - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

# boeing - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Cutting down on toilets could cut passenger fares - Ryanair
# Checking In
# Checking In

Cutting down on toilets could cut passenger fares - Ryanair

Oct 12th 2011, 3:04 PM 1,308 Views 28 Comments

Michael O’Leary says he’ll look into cutting down on toilet numbers, in a bid to increase the number of seats on each plane.

# boeing - Monday 26 September, 2011

Boeing hands over its latest project: the luxury 787 'Dreamliner'
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Boeing hands over its latest project: the luxury 787 'Dreamliner'

Sep 26th 2011, 2:24 PM 1,782 Views 4 Comments

The first Boeing 787 – nicknamed the ‘Dreamliner’ – has been handed over to its new owner, around three years behind schedule.

# boeing - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

American Airlines announces record jet order, as Dublin office closes
# American Airlines
# American Airlines

American Airlines announces record jet order, as Dublin office closes

Jul 20th 2011, 1:14 PM 564 Views 13 Comments

The airline, which has also posted a quarterly loss of $286 million, has placed an order for 460 new planes. It’s closing its Dublin call centre with the loss of 130 jobs.

# boeing - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

BA flight to Boston stops in Shannon following ‘technical fault’
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

BA flight to Boston stops in Shannon following ‘technical fault’

May 24th 2011, 8:50 AM 629 Views 0 Comments

A transatlantic flight from London to Boston is forced to land at Shannon, and is set to take off again this morning.

# boeing - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

American aviation authority demands inspection of all older Boeing jets
# 737s
# 737s

American aviation authority demands inspection of all older Boeing jets

Apr 5th 2011, 9:51 AM 471 Views 0 Comments

The FAA’s order comes as Southwest Airlines finishes inspecting its entire fleet after a panel burst open mid-flight.