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# Cork Airport

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US lawsuit taken against manufacturers of Cork Airport crash plane
A court action is being taken on behalf of four of the six people who died when a small aircraft crashed at Cork Airport in February 2011.
Lack of flights to Cork hampering business in region
Cork Chamber of Commerce calls for an increase in flights to boost growth in the south of Ireland.
Minister to airport workers: Don't go on strike. Union: We're going on strike
Leo Varadkar has urged all stakeholders to resolve their dispute over pensions in order to avoid planned industrial action by Aer Lingus and DAA employees on Monday.
DAA to seek High Court injunction to prevent strike action
SIPTU has served notice of its intention to hold strike action next week which could affect passengers at Dublin, Cork, and Shannon airports.
Commercial traffic down at Ireland's three major airports
Figures from the Irish Aviation Authority show a decline in traffic for the first quarter of 2012 when compared with 2011.
Lawyer claims pilots’ decisions were main cause of Cork air crash
Families of the six victims and survivors intend to take legal action against the various aviation companies implicated in the crash at Cork Airport a year ago.
No official memorial for crash victims at Cork Airport
Today marks the first anniversary of the plane crash which claimed the lives of six passengers at Cork Airport.
Interim report into Cork air crash finds sensor fault on plane
Six people died when a Manx2 flight from Belfast to Cork crashed at Cork Airport almost a year ago.
Government "working day and night" to get people off the dole: Enda Kenny
Speaking in Cork last night, the Taoiseach said the cabinet has launched “an internetional charm offensive” to improve the state’s reputation.
Final report into Cork air crash expected within months
It is now almost a year since the Manx2 flight from Belfast to Cork crashed at Cork Airport, killing six people.
Top 10 stories that you searched for in 2011
What do Darron Gibson, Olivia O’Leary, Brian Lenihan and the ‘super-moon’ all have in common? You’re about to find out…
Plane in landing accident at Cork Airport
An investigation has been opened into the incident involving the nose wheel of a light aircraft.
Cork and Shannon airports could be privatised - Varadkar
The transport minister has said the two airports are losing millions of euro every year.
Ryanair scraps all flights between Dublin, Cork and Kerry
The airline said motorway improvements were behind the decision, which will leave Cork without domestic air links.
Man appears in Cork charged in connection with airport rampage
The man has been named as 37-year-old Edmond Stapleton, of no fixed address. He was remanded in custody to appear again at the end of this month.
Investigation opened after man goes on knife and runway rampage at Cork airport
Gardaí, the Garda Ombudsman and officials at Cork airport are all investigating the incident which left a trail of damage in Cork city and at Cork airport as well two gardaí injured in hospital.
The Daily Fix: Sunday
All the news of the day you might have missed…
Man arrested after attacking garda and hijacking jeep
A man has been arrested at Cork Airport after attacking a garda, hijacking a vehicle and going on a dangerous rampage.
The Daily Fix: Friday
The world is ending tomorrow (we’re told) so here it is: the last ever wrap-up of the day’s news.
Queen tells Taoiseach: I'd like to come back to Ireland
As a historic Royal Visit comes to an end, Taoiseach Enda Kenny says the Queen has expressed her wish to return to Ireland.
Day 4: how to get around Cashel and Cork as the Queen visits Munster
No more traffic closures for Dublin, as the Queen and Prince Philip head to Munster for the final day of a four-day tour.
Cork Airport inquiry says aircraft got green light to take off - despite vehicle on runway
Investigation was launched into incident involving a Boeing 737 carrying 164 passengers and six crew.
First report into Cork air crash published this week
Preliminary report arising from air accident investigation is being published on Wednesday.
Manx2 to withdraw Belfast-Cork route next month
The airline that operated the plane on which six people died this month is to cancel the route from March 14.
Funerals of victims of Cork plane crash to be held today
The first funerals for the victims of Thursday’s crash will be held today in Northern Ireland, as the wife of Brendan McAleese says she can’t bear to tell her two small children of their father’s death.
Flights resume at Cork Airport as investigation continues
Family of Spanish pilot killed in crash say he only recently took up position as captain with Air Lada, the company which owned the plane involved in Thursday’s crash.
Cork Airport to reopen tomorrow morning
The airport will reopen later on Saturday morning following yesterday’s tragic crash.
Details emerge of six victims of Cork crash
The airplane’s pilot was a Spanish national whilst his co-pilot was said to have “lived for planes” as details of the six victims emerge.
Report into Cork disaster could take 'more than a year'
Investigations begin into yesterday’s Cork disaster, with both flight recorders recovered – but it could take some time.
Survivors experiencing a range of emotions, says doctor
Donal Walsh is in his early twenties and is a recent graduate from Waterford IT. A cousin of President Mary McAleese was one of the fatalities on the flight.
How news of the Cork disaster broke on Twitter
The serious nature of the morning’s plane crash unfolded in all its tragedy through both news accounts and regular tweeters.
Bishop tells of "anxiety and distress" of families waiting at Cork airport
Relatives and friends of those on board crashed plane were comforted as they waited to hear which of their loved ones had survived.
Manx2 accident within six months of Belfast-Cork launch
Manx2 had only launched its Belfast-Cork route six months ago, established its permanent base in Belfast in October.