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#Cork Airport

# cork-airport - Thursday 15 October, 2020

'A major blow': Shannon and Cork airport bosses call for more government support after Ryanair base closures

Calls for rapid airport testing have been backed by the chair of Dáil Covid Committee.

# cork-airport - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Ryanair threatens winter closure of Cork and Shannon bases if EU travel policy not adopted

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar previously said he was concerned by how well smaller airports could bounce back after Covid-19.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Proposed EU traffic light system for air travel 'is still a bit up in the air', says Tánaiste

Varadkar said he is worried about Cork and Shannon airports bouncing back from Covid.

# cork-airport - Monday 27 July, 2020

5,000 passengers a day are arriving into Ireland's airports, with the UK topping the list

Arrivals to Ireland from the US have been lower than from most Western European countries.

# cork-airport - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Over €100 million of smuggled contraband has been seized at Irish airports and ports since 2016

At Dublin Port, alone, €87 million worth has been seized since 2016.

# cork-airport - Thursday 3 October, 2019

The government has been asked to consider extending state aid to Shannon and Cork airports

Could aviation be used to promote regional growth?

# cork-airport - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Cork and Shannon Airports are now designated entry points for pet dogs, cats and ferrets

The three animals are grouped together in EU legislation because those species are susceptible to rabies.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Passengers mistakenly used emergency exits to get off Aer Lingus plane after emergency landing

No injuries were reported following the flight’s emergency landing in 2017.

# cork-airport - Monday 25 March, 2019

Cork and Shannon passengers to be bussed to Dublin to catch Norwegian's US flights

Passengers travelling to Providence and Stewart early next month will be affected.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Weather warnings expire but heavy rain and wind forecast in the wake of Storm Diana

Met Éireann recorded the strongest gusts at Sherkin Island off the coast of Cork, with 122 km/h recorded.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'Simple software issue' most likely the cause of last night's Irish airspace closure

Air travel over much of Ireland was suspended for around two hours during a “systems failure” last night.

# cork-airport - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Irish airspace reopens but knock on delays may carry on into tomorrow

Dublin Airport is not affected, but Shannon and Cork are.

# cork-airport - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Main runway at Cork Airport reopened after crane required to remove private plane

There were delays and flight diversions as a result of the incident.

# cork-airport - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Cork Airport has renamed its main runway - to keep up with Earth's magnetic poles

Small shifts in the Earth’s magnetic poles made the change essential.

# cork-airport - Thursday 21 September, 2017

'I come across as tough and brash - kicking that habit has been a work in progress'

Cork Airport boss Niall MacCarthy talks about why it’s useful to know what annoys staff.

# cork-airport - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Wow Air is suspending its Cork-Reykjavik service just five months after starting it

Finishing for the winter in October, there are a small number of flights cancelled in September, too.

# cork-airport - Saturday 1 July, 2017

First-ever Cork to Boston flight takes off

The new service will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

# cork-airport - Friday 2 June, 2017

New Cork to Zurich flight route opens today

The twice-weekly flights will operate until September, with a view to them being extended if the route is popular.

# cork-airport - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Norwegian is offering €99 US flights... but what's the final cost?

With the additional extras, the total flight cost comes to €394.30.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Cork loses out as passengers continue to flock to Dublin Airport

The capital’s hub is taking a massive chunk of Ireland’s total air traffic.

# cork-airport - Friday 10 February, 2017

This teddy is being reunited with its owner after being left behind at Cork Airport

The teddy will be making his trip home to be reunited with this owner on Monday.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge Cork Airport is adorably chronicling the adventures of a child's lost teddy on Facebook Find Me

Cork Airport is adorably chronicling the adventures of a child's lost teddy on Facebook

“Teddy has had his dinner and tea and is relaxing in our lounge at present.”

# cork-airport - Friday 30 December, 2016

Flying to London? Thick fog is causing delays and cancellations

Irish airports are advising passengers to check their flights.

# cork-airport - Monday 5 December, 2016

Flights between Cork and the US will start at €65 one-way

Norwegian Air International and Wow Air are both expected to start transatlantic flights from Cork to nine US cities in 2017.

# cork-airport - Friday 2 December, 2016

Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead

The US Department of Transportation has granted a permit to Norwegian Air International after several delays.

# cork-airport - Sunday 13 November, 2016

There's a new flying doctor service on the way for the south of the country

The Irish Community Air Ambulance service is expected to go live from Cork Airport from next March.

# cork-airport - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Cork Airport's boss on his plans for the future - like conquering Canada

Niall MacCarthy says new routes have boosted the rebel region and he’s pushing for more.

# cork-airport - Monday 29 August, 2016

Steak, spuds and selfies: A hero's welcome for O'Donovan brothers in Cork Back Home This post contains videos

Steak, spuds and selfies: A hero's welcome for O'Donovan brothers in Cork

The pair arrived into Cork

# cork-airport - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 of the most Cork Airport things to ever happen Cork Boi

12 of the most Cork Airport things to ever happen

A small airport with a big heart.

Emergency landing at Cork Airport after plane reports smoke in the cockpit

The Aer Lingus flight landed just after 10am.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

US congressman writes to the EU over Cork to Boston flight row

The EU announced last week that it would be putting the dispute forward for arbitration.

# cork-airport - Friday 15 April, 2016

Those new flights from Cork to Boston could be on the way very soon

The US Department of Transportation has removed a big hurdle.

# cork-airport - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Ryanair to fly out to three new sun destinations from Cork Airport

The new routes will add 50,000 extra passengers from the region.

# cork-airport - Monday 14 March, 2016

Cork Airport is getting a couple of new routes

You can now get to Southampton and Leeds Bradford more easily.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

The shifting of the Earth's poles means a change at Cork Airport

The poles ain’t where they used to be, apparently.

# cork-airport - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From Business ETC Those new flights from Cork to Boston may be grounded before takeoff No Tea Party

Those new flights from Cork to Boston may be grounded before takeoff

Norwegian Air International announced the route in September.

# cork-airport - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Terrifying video shows landing aborted at the last minute

The plane was seen attempting the landing in Cork Airport yesterday.

# cork-airport - Monday 2 November, 2015

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways

Knock-on delays are expected for other flights as low visibility procedures are in place.

# cork-airport - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man dies on board Aer Lingus flight

The man fell ill while the plane was in the air and one other passenger sustained injuries.

# cork-airport - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Already dreaming of a summer break for next year? Your flight options just got better

Cork Airport will have several new direct routes for the 2016 season.

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