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# daa - Last month November 2022

Former Ryanair executive Kenny Jacobs appointed as daa's new CEO
# New Job
# New Job

Former Ryanair executive Kenny Jacobs appointed as daa's new CEO

Nov 18th 2022, 4:04 PM 15,240 Views 7 Comments

Kenny Jacobs will take up the role in January, succeeding Dalton Philips.

# daa - This year 2022

Ryanair accused daa of 'incompetence' and 'poor management' over summer travel chaos
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair accused daa of 'incompetence' and 'poor management' over summer travel chaos

Oct 31st 2022, 12:45 PM 15,756 Views 22 Comments

The budget airline said DAA’s request for extra money was ‘alarming and inconsistent’ with trying to support recovery after the pandemic.

Pro-IRA chanting at Dublin Airport condemned
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Pro-IRA chanting at Dublin Airport condemned

Oct 16th 2022, 1:39 PM 66,222 Views 169 Comments

Footage of the incident was posted on social media on Saturday.

Ryanair lodges objection against €200 million runway tunnel at Dublin Airport
# DAA
# DAA

Ryanair lodges objection against €200 million runway tunnel at Dublin Airport

Oct 5th 2022, 5:36 PM 41,252 Views 28 Comments

The airline said the underpass will “contribute towards an excessively high per passenger price cap and damage the recovery of Irish aviation”.

Dublin Airport workers to ballot for industrial action after no-confidence vote in daa management
# SIPTU
# SIPTU

Dublin Airport workers to ballot for industrial action after no-confidence vote in daa management

Sep 23rd 2022, 7:07 PM 22,634 Views 19 Comments

Workers said that their wages were not paid into their accounts on time this week on top of other issues with the payment system.

Aer Lingus says Sunday will 'operate as normal' after cancelling 51 flights due to IT error
# Delays
# Delays

Aer Lingus says Sunday will 'operate as normal' after cancelling 51 flights due to IT error

Updated Sep 10th 2022, 9:00 PM 141,510 Views 97 Comments

Thousands of people have been queuing inside and outside Dublin Airport today due to long delays.

Households near Dublin Airport to get €20,000 insulation grants to reduce aircraft noise
# NOISY NEIGHBOUR
# NOISY NEIGHBOUR

Households near Dublin Airport to get €20,000 insulation grants to reduce aircraft noise

Aug 16th 2022, 6:54 PM 39,212 Views 30 Comments

Fingal County Council has ammended its planning in regard to night time flights on the airport’s new North Runway.

DAA issues new passenger advice, reducing time to arrive at Dublin Airport before a flight
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA issues new passenger advice, reducing time to arrive at Dublin Airport before a flight

Aug 15th 2022, 11:45 AM 37,970 Views 16 Comments

The operator has said that “virtually all passengers” have moved through security in 30 mins this month.

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 23,517 Views 11 Comments

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

Shane Lowry's golf clubs missing in Dublin Airport
# Bye Bye Birdie
# Bye Bye Birdie

Shane Lowry's golf clubs missing in Dublin Airport

Aug 2nd 2022, 3:26 PM 38,801 Views 28 Comments

The 35-year-old has asked the DAA to locate his lost luggage and kit bag.

Overflowing toilets and long queues: Passenger complaints about Dublin Airport at start of summer
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Overflowing toilets and long queues: Passenger complaints about Dublin Airport at start of summer

Jul 14th 2022, 12:05 AM 34,670 Views 30 Comments
  • Correspondence sent to the Department of Transport shows the frustrations of those who used the airport in late May.
  • Transport Minister Eamon Ryan has said the Government will not cut passenger numbers at the airport.
Dublin Airport says its plan to handle the summer surge is working
# DAA
# DAA

Dublin Airport says its plan to handle the summer surge is working

Jul 5th 2022, 7:20 AM 15,661 Views 8 Comments

The airport authority issued an update to say that its improvements ahead of the summer period had “achieved their desired result”.

Officials seek meeting with US airlines group amid concerns over Dublin Airport delays
# DAA
# DAA

Officials seek meeting with US airlines group amid concerns over Dublin Airport delays

Jun 21st 2022, 7:51 PM 21,105 Views 33 Comments

Taoiseach says the delays at Dublin Airport has not caused damage to Irish tourism.

Dublin Airport sports facility narrowly avoids closure after discussions with DAA
# Swerve
# Swerve

Dublin Airport sports facility narrowly avoids closure after discussions with DAA

Jun 13th 2022, 7:00 PM 34,709 Views 17 Comments

ALSAA, home to around 40 sports clubs, had been told to vacate the premises by the end of the month.

Dublin Airport running 'smoothly' following 'busy first wave' earlier today
# Busy But Moving
# Busy But Moving

Dublin Airport running 'smoothly' following 'busy first wave' earlier today

Updated Jun 4th 2022, 2:55 PM 54,774 Views 49 Comments

The DAA said systems put in place to prevent significant backlogs have “worked very well”.

DAA says Dublin Airport queue times now under ten minutes as things running 'very efficiently'
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA says Dublin Airport queue times now under ten minutes as things running 'very efficiently'

Updated Jun 3rd 2022, 1:45 PM 45,558 Views 63 Comments

DAA spokesperson Graeme McQueen told The Journal the company is “fully concentrated” on making sure everyone flies out this weekend.

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 23,830 Views 30 Comments

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

Here's what to expect at Dublin Airport this weekend as drop-off road closes outside T1
# T1/T2 Judgement Day
# T1/T2 Judgement Day

Here's what to expect at Dublin Airport this weekend as drop-off road closes outside T1

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 4:20 PM 63,692 Views 31 Comments

The DAA has released its plan of how it intends to try to prevent further inordinate queues.

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 19,290 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.

There will have to be 'consequences' if DAA airport plan fails, warns minister
# Up Up And Queue
# Up Up And Queue

There will have to be 'consequences' if DAA airport plan fails, warns minister

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 2:34 PM 23,257 Views 44 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority says it is ‘very, very confident’ passengers will not miss flights this weekend.

Airport CEO defends using VIP private terminal to fly to Saudi Arabia on Saturday
# Gulf In Service
# Gulf In Service

Airport CEO defends using VIP private terminal to fly to Saudi Arabia on Saturday

Jun 1st 2022, 5:21 PM 47,877 Views 41 Comments

Dalton Philips said he “came straight back” when the queueing chaos ensued the following day.

Dublin Airport 'holding areas' outside terminal building to be used for early passengers if needed
# Holiday From Hell
# Holiday From Hell

Dublin Airport 'holding areas' outside terminal building to be used for early passengers if needed

Updated Jun 1st 2022, 3:29 PM 73,528 Views 111 Comments
  • The holding areas, which will include car parks, are a contingency measure that are not expected this weekend.
  • DAA CEO Dalton Philips said he had "a high level of confidence" that last week's lengthy queues won't be repeated.
  • He acknowledged however that some people may be forced to queue outside.
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 109,508 Views 157 Comments

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

DAA given until tomorrow morning to find solutions to airport chaos, ministers say
# Final Call
# Final Call

DAA given until tomorrow morning to find solutions to airport chaos, ministers say

Updated May 30th 2022, 7:50 PM 121,919 Views 199 Comments

Around 1,000 people missed a flight yesterday because of lengthy queues.

Ministers ‘deeply unhappy’ over scenes at Dublin Airport
# Queue Chaos
# Queue Chaos

Ministers ‘deeply unhappy’ over scenes at Dublin Airport

Updated May 29th 2022, 5:27 PM 151,005 Views 228 Comments

The Taoiseach said the transport minister will be engaging with the airport operator, saying the situation is “not satisfactory.”

Security queues stretch outside terminal building as 50,000 pass through Dublin Airport
# Airport Queues
# Airport Queues

Security queues stretch outside terminal building as 50,000 pass through Dublin Airport

May 28th 2022, 1:52 PM 64,596 Views 67 Comments

Airport operator DAA said it’s “another busy weekend” at the transport hub.

DAA issues new advice to passengers due to fly out of Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA issues new advice to passengers due to fly out of Dublin Airport

Apr 19th 2022, 9:30 PM 58,020 Views 24 Comments

The daa said those due to fly out on short-haul flights to Europe or the UK should arrive up to two and a half hours before departure.

DAA urges passengers not to arrive too early for flights over Easter weekend
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA urges passengers not to arrive too early for flights over Easter weekend

Apr 12th 2022, 6:34 PM 31,559 Views 27 Comments

In a statement, the daa said that passengers should arrive at Dublin Airport up to three and a half hours before their flight.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Apr 9th 2022, 8:06 PM 10,449 Views 0 Comments

Here’s a roundup of stories from today.

Continued Dublin Airport queues as passengers left waiting outside terminals in the early hours
# Airport Issues
# Airport Issues

Continued Dublin Airport queues as passengers left waiting outside terminals in the early hours

Apr 9th 2022, 11:19 AM 52,187 Views 62 Comments

A daa spokesperson said people queued outside the airport for a maximum of 15-20 minutes before dawn this morning.

DAA accused of 'money grab' over planned drop-off and collection charges at Dublin Airport
# Airport Toll
# Airport Toll

DAA accused of 'money grab' over planned drop-off and collection charges at Dublin Airport

Mar 8th 2022, 4:30 PM 30,200 Views 68 Comments

Charges for driving close to the airport will be introduced later this year.

DAA secures green light for new paid drop-off and pick-up zone at Dublin airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA secures green light for new paid drop-off and pick-up zone at Dublin airport

Mar 7th 2022, 10:15 PM 43,507 Views 88 Comments

The scheme was given the go-ahead by Fingal County Council.

# daa - Last year 2021

Dublin Airport apologises for 'lengthy queues' at security screening
# Delays
# Delays

Dublin Airport apologises for 'lengthy queues' at security screening

Aug 29th 2021, 2:07 PM 52,080 Views 72 Comments

Passengers expressed anger on social media over the length of time they spent in queues.

Dublin Airport facing potential strikes as unions to ballot members over outsourcing plans
# DAA
# DAA

Dublin Airport facing potential strikes as unions to ballot members over outsourcing plans

Aug 20th 2021, 5:20 PM 19,448 Views 11 Comments

The potential industrial action includes a full withdrawal of labour.

DAA case to have Travellers moved from airport runway exclusion zone resolved
# High Court
# High Court

DAA case to have Travellers moved from airport runway exclusion zone resolved

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:21 PM 50,599 Views 0 Comments

The terms of the agreement between the parties are confidential.

# daa - All time

Terminal 1 at Dublin Airport is getting a facelift
# New Look
# New Look

Terminal 1 at Dublin Airport is getting a facelift

Nov 5th 2020, 5:48 PM 32,868 Views 29 Comments

Plans lodged by DAA aim to improve the terminal’s energy efficiency.

Transport minister says government wants an airport testing system in place by Christmas
# Eamon Ryan
# Eamon Ryan

Transport minister says government wants an airport testing system in place by Christmas

Oct 28th 2020, 1:12 PM 26,891 Views 64 Comments

Minister Michael McGrath says the hope is Level 5 gives us a decent Christmas.

Rapid pre-departure testing will get loved ones home for Christmas, says Dublin Airport Authority
# Travel
# Travel

Rapid pre-departure testing will get loved ones home for Christmas, says Dublin Airport Authority

Oct 28th 2020, 7:15 AM 64,118 Views 29 Comments

Representatives from Ryanair, Aer Lingus as well as the Shannon Group and Rome Airport will also appear before the committee.

DAA says coronavirus testing in Irish airports would be 'challenging'
# Covid Committee
# Covid Committee

DAA says coronavirus testing in Irish airports would be 'challenging'

Jul 28th 2020, 12:48 PM 13,442 Views 42 Comments

According to the DAA, travel to the 15 Green list countries represented only 9% of their traffic in 2019.

It's not all holidays, so who's getting on the flights out of Dublin Airport?
# Leaving On A Jet Plane
# Leaving On A Jet Plane

It's not all holidays, so who's getting on the flights out of Dublin Airport?

Jul 1st 2020, 7:30 PM 102,649 Views 59 Comments

Dublin Airport is far from what’s normal for the first day of July.

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