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#DAA

# daa - Monday 18 January, 2016

Dublin Airport considers another runway (again) as passenger numbers hit 25 million
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

Dublin Airport considers another runway (again) as passenger numbers hit 25 million

Jan 18th 2016, 2:05 PM 21,111 Views 104 Comments

An additional 3.3 million people used the airport in 2015.

# daa - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Can I see your boarding pass? Retailers are using your flight information to understand what you buy
# Spending Habits
# Spending Habits

Can I see your boarding pass? Retailers are using your flight information to understand what you buy

Aug 12th 2015, 12:35 PM 29,197 Views 48 Comments

You might be able to refuse showing your card when shopping at some airports, but the DAA said it’s a boarding card scan is obligatory to make a purchase in their outlets.

# daa - Monday 8 June, 2015

Travelling to Spain this week? We may have bad news for you...
# Striiiiiike
# Striiiiiike

Travelling to Spain this week? We may have bad news for you...

Jun 8th 2015, 8:46 AM 22,867 Views 12 Comments

There are four air traffic strikes planned in the coming days.

# daa - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Peaceful protest to take place at Dublin Airport
# Dispute
# Dispute

Peaceful protest to take place at Dublin Airport

Apr 11th 2015, 8:30 AM 14,525 Views 10 Comments

Former Aer Lingus and DAA staff are to take part.

# daa - Thursday 12 March, 2015

It's official - Dublin Airport is the 81st best airport in the world
# Top 100 At Least
# Top 100 At Least

It's official - Dublin Airport is the 81st best airport in the world

Mar 12th 2015, 12:03 PM 15,771 Views 67 Comments

Singapore has the nicest one in case you’re wondering

# daa - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Cork Airport may be 'world class' - but it keeps on losing passengers
# A Sinking Cork
# A Sinking Cork

Cork Airport may be 'world class' - but it keeps on losing passengers

Feb 10th 2015, 6:05 PM 25,220 Views 88 Comments

Traffic through the airport is going down and down.

# daa - Monday 19 January, 2015

From a grass runway to 435m passengers: Dublin Airport has come a long way
# 75 Years
# 75 Years

From a grass runway to 435m passengers: Dublin Airport has come a long way

Jan 19th 2015, 11:57 AM 11,910 Views 12 Comments

Happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday dear Dublin Airport…

# daa - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Flying out of Dublin could be about to get cheaper
# Descending
# Descending

Flying out of Dublin could be about to get cheaper

Oct 7th 2014, 3:14 PM 21,165 Views 19 Comments

But Dublin Airport isn’t happy about the news.

# daa - Friday 19 September, 2014

Fancy yourself as the next Michael O'Leary? New third-level courses could be for you
# Flying High
# Flying High

Fancy yourself as the next Michael O'Leary? New third-level courses could be for you

Sep 19th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,194 Views 12 Comments

DCU and the DAA have joined up to establish the Dublin Aviation Institute.

# daa - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Irish people are honest...and here's the proof
# Truly Good
# Truly Good

Irish people are honest...and here's the proof

Aug 2nd 2014, 9:45 AM 43,273 Views 56 Comments

Would you see this as free water?

# daa - Monday 14 July, 2014

Dublin could soon have a direct flight to...Addis Ababa
# Fifth Freedom
# Fifth Freedom

Dublin could soon have a direct flight to...Addis Ababa

Jul 14th 2014, 5:01 PM 23,807 Views 108 Comments

The deal, if it goes ahead, could be the first of many instances of non-EU airlines using Ireland as a stopover hub en route to the US.

# daa - Monday 16 June, 2014

€780mn airport pension hole: Expert panel urges Aer Lingus and DAA to pay more
# Plugging The Gap
# Plugging The Gap

€780mn airport pension hole: Expert panel urges Aer Lingus and DAA to pay more

Jun 16th 2014, 2:27 PM 6,239 Views 17 Comments

The plan may face problems being passed by Aer Lingus shareholders, however.

# daa - Sunday 1 June, 2014

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dublin
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dublin

Jun 1st 2014, 8:00 PM 58,269 Views 64 Comments

The flight, which was headed to Washington from Manchester, landed safely with 155 passengers on board.

# daa - Friday 21 March, 2014

SIPTU bosses vote to support future industrial action at Dublin airport
# DAA
# DAA

SIPTU bosses vote to support future industrial action at Dublin airport

Mar 21st 2014, 7:10 PM 7,801 Views 57 Comments

The union’s National Executive Council also voted to fight any further legal action.

# daa - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Talks about airport workers' pensions 'moving to more intensive phase'
# Grounded
# Grounded

Talks about airport workers' pensions 'moving to more intensive phase'

Mar 19th 2014, 6:07 PM 5,623 Views 16 Comments

This follows the halting of a strike that was planned for last Friday.

SIPTU told to pay DAA and Ryanair's legal fees over strike injunction
# Legal Fees
# Legal Fees

SIPTU told to pay DAA and Ryanair's legal fees over strike injunction

Mar 19th 2014, 1:19 PM 10,042 Views 45 Comments

Justice Gilligan placed a stay on the ruling subject to a full hearing on the issues around the strike.

# daa - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

An Taisce criticises planning body's decision on drive-through fast food outlets
# Planning
# Planning

An Taisce criticises planning body's decision on drive-through fast food outlets

Mar 12th 2014, 7:34 PM 15,896 Views 30 Comments

An Taisce slammed An Bórd Pleanala’s decision to approve drive-through fast food restaurants in the historic Boyne Valley area.

High Court halts airport strikes by granting injunction to DAA
# Strike Off
# Strike Off

High Court halts airport strikes by granting injunction to DAA

Mar 12th 2014, 4:11 PM 11,485 Views 93 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority welcomed the decision today which directs SIPTU to withdraw its planned industrial action at Dublin and Cork airports this Friday.

Judge will decide today if airport strikes can go ahead
# Courts
# Courts

Judge will decide today if airport strikes can go ahead

Mar 12th 2014, 7:56 AM 6,252 Views 32 Comments

Unions are planning a four-hour stoppage at the country’s airports on Friday – and the DAA and Ryanair want to stop them.

# daa - Monday 10 March, 2014

Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA
# Called Off
# Called Off

Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA

Mar 10th 2014, 10:19 PM 9,858 Views 18 Comments

General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.

# daa - Friday 7 March, 2014

DAA and Ryanair launch court action to stop strike at Irish airports
# Grounded
# Grounded

DAA and Ryanair launch court action to stop strike at Irish airports

Mar 7th 2014, 4:24 PM 13,862 Views 56 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority says the strike planned for next week is unlawful.

# daa - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Union agrees to co-operate with Aer Lingus pensions investigation
# Strike
# Strike

Union agrees to co-operate with Aer Lingus pensions investigation

Mar 4th 2014, 5:47 PM 9,119 Views 23 Comments

However, Siptu said the planned St Patrick’s weekend strike has not been called off.

# daa - Monday 3 March, 2014

Aer Lingus rebooks customers to avoid air strike chaos on St Patrick’s weekend
# Intervention
# Intervention

Aer Lingus rebooks customers to avoid air strike chaos on St Patrick’s weekend

Mar 3rd 2014, 8:25 PM 27,406 Views 95 Comments

A panel of experts is to examine problems in the pension fund at the centre of the dispute but SIPTU said today it is still not in a position to call of the work stoppages planned for Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports.

# daa - Monday 10 February, 2014

SIPTU members at Dublin and Cork airports in massive vote for strike action
# Mandate For Action
# Mandate For Action

SIPTU members at Dublin and Cork airports in massive vote for strike action

Feb 10th 2014, 3:30 PM 11,976 Views 87 Comments

The margin of the DAA vote was 94 per cent in favour of industrial action.

# daa - Thursday 16 January, 2014

SIPTU members at Aer Lingus and DAA to vote on strike action
# Dispute
# Dispute

SIPTU members at Aer Lingus and DAA to vote on strike action

Jan 16th 2014, 3:42 PM 5,495 Views 16 Comments

The decision comes a month after SIPTU said that Aer Lingus had threatened them with legal action legal action if they went ahead with a ballot.

# daa - Monday 13 January, 2014

Up, up, up: Passenger traffic at Dublin Airport
# Air Traffic
# Air Traffic

Up, up, up: Passenger traffic at Dublin Airport

Jan 13th 2014, 8:18 PM 11,463 Views 38 Comments

As a result of the passenger rise, DAA will pay a €5.6 million rebate to airlines who saw passenger growth in 2013.

# daa - Friday 10 January, 2014

US Airways flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

US Airways flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Jan 10th 2014, 4:22 PM 36,230 Views 66 Comments

The plane was forced to turn back shortly after taking off from the airport.

# daa - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Dublin Airport welcomes its 20 millionth passenger this year
# Welcome Home
# Welcome Home

Dublin Airport welcomes its 20 millionth passenger this year

Dec 29th 2013, 1:22 PM 38,229 Views 72 Comments

She was presented with a cheque for €3,000 after arriving in Dublin Airport from Washington this morning.

# daa - Monday 23 December, 2013

Travel warnings issued, ferries cancelled as ‘vigorous’ storm set to pass overnight
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Travel warnings issued, ferries cancelled as ‘vigorous’ storm set to pass overnight

Dec 23rd 2013, 10:46 PM 59,490 Views 64 Comments

Gusts of up to 130km are forecast, as the severe weather system passes to the northwest of the country.

# daa - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Dublin airport's arrival gates will make you feel all warm and fuzzy
# Best Gift Of All
From The Daily Edge
# Best Gift Of All

Dublin airport's arrival gates will make you feel all warm and fuzzy

Dec 18th 2013, 7:46 AM 6,802 Views 3 Comments

Christmas is coming early in Terminal 2.

# daa - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Flights getting back to normal after major air traffic control problem fixed
# Air Traffic Control
# Air Traffic Control

Flights getting back to normal after major air traffic control problem fixed

Dec 7th 2013, 7:51 PM 26,097 Views 23 Comments

Passengers at Dublin Airport were among thousands affected by the technical problem.

# daa - Friday 6 December, 2013

Former Aer Lingus workers claim discrimination in complaint to Pensions Board
# Airport Dispute
# Airport Dispute

Former Aer Lingus workers claim discrimination in complaint to Pensions Board

Dec 6th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,419 Views 2 Comments

The dispute centres on over 5,000 workers who are no longer employed but are not yet in receipt of their pension.

# daa - Monday 2 December, 2013

Victoria's Secret has finally opened in Dublin Airport... behind security
# Well Hidden Secret
From The Daily Edge
# Well Hidden Secret

Victoria's Secret has finally opened in Dublin Airport... behind security

Dec 2nd 2013, 12:22 PM 9,571 Views 2 Comments

The US lingerie giant has arrived in Ireland… but you need to be leaving to shop there.

# daa - Friday 15 November, 2013

Dublin-Newfoundland route to launch next summer
# Jetsetting
# Jetsetting

Dublin-Newfoundland route to launch next summer

Nov 15th 2013, 3:06 PM 19,445 Views 83 Comments

The new service will operate from June to October from Dublin Airport.

# daa - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Dublin Airport's Terminal 2 evacuated after fire alert
# False Alarm
# False Alarm

Dublin Airport's Terminal 2 evacuated after fire alert

Oct 10th 2013, 1:57 PM 10,482 Views 15 Comments

A smoke alarm was triggered at a café, and a section of the facility was evacuated as a precautionary measure.

# daa - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Unions unhappy with proposed pension cuts for Aer Lingus and DAA workers
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Unions unhappy with proposed pension cuts for Aer Lingus and DAA workers

Oct 8th 2013, 11:48 AM 4,256 Views 35 Comments

Last night, unions heard proposals that could see pensions cut by 15 per cent.

# daa - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Ryanair chooses Stansted over Dublin for major growth surge
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair chooses Stansted over Dublin for major growth surge

Sep 17th 2013, 12:38 PM 14,885 Views 104 Comments

Ryanair will grow its passengers at Stansted to over 20 million a year in an expansion that could create 7,000 jobs at the airport.

# daa - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Second emergency landing at Dublin Airport since this morning
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Second emergency landing at Dublin Airport since this morning

Aug 21st 2013, 5:37 PM 24,199 Views 28 Comments

A Delta 767 from New York and a private Gulfstream jet landed safely at the airport after declaring emergencies, in separate incidents.