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#DAA

# daa - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Plane makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Delta
# Delta

Plane makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Aug 21st 2013, 1:06 PM 19,856 Views 43 Comments

The transatlantic Delta flight from JFK experienced “engine problems”.

# daa - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Over two million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month
# Flying
# Flying

Over two million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month

Aug 7th 2013, 4:30 PM 5,702 Views 45 Comments

New figures show a seven per cent increase on passenger numbers when compared to the same period last year.

# daa - Monday 15 July, 2013

Up and away: Fourth month of air traffic growth at Dublin Airport
# Flights
# Flights

Up and away: Fourth month of air traffic growth at Dublin Airport

Jul 15th 2013, 5:24 PM 5,230 Views 28 Comments

Air traffic saw a growth of 3.9 per cent in June – but how many flights were there per day on average?

# daa - Monday 20 May, 2013

Pigeon v Plane: The costly battle to keep the airspace bird-free
# Pigeons
# Pigeons

Pigeon v Plane: The costly battle to keep the airspace bird-free

May 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 13,553 Views 17 Comments

A recent incident involving pigeons which forced an Aer Lingus plane to abandon its flight to London has highlighted the measures Dublin Airport takes to keep the skies around the runway bird-free.

# daa - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Man freed after car overturns at Terminal 1 in Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Man freed after car overturns at Terminal 1 in Dublin Airport

May 11th 2013, 10:51 AM 24,663 Views 60 Comments

The incident happened at the entrance to Terminal 1 this morning.

# daa - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

DAA made after tax profits of €19 million in 2012, down €11 million on 2011
# Dublin Airport Authority
# Dublin Airport Authority

DAA made after tax profits of €19 million in 2012, down €11 million on 2011

May 1st 2013, 7:18 PM 4,725 Views 10 Comments

The Annual Report for the group shows that is also incurred exceptional losses of €24 million.

# daa - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Management to help with security screening at Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Management to help with security screening at Dublin Airport

Apr 30th 2013, 2:14 PM 10,827 Views 35 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority has confirmed plans to ask managers to volunteer for customer service duties in the security screening area of the airport’s Terminal 1.

# daa - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 4 per cent in first quarter of 2013
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 4 per cent in first quarter of 2013

Apr 4th 2013, 8:27 PM 5,088 Views 22 Comments

Just under 1.6 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month according to figures published by DAA.

# daa - Saturday 30 March, 2013

WATCH: Smoke and fire training for Dublin Airport firefighters
# Fire
# Fire

WATCH: Smoke and fire training for Dublin Airport firefighters

Mar 30th 2013, 7:30 AM 7,494 Views 18 Comments

The Dublin Airport Authority Fire Service use a simulator that can replicate numerous different fire situations on an aircraft.

# daa - Monday 11 March, 2013

15% more people from Northern Ireland used Dublin Airport in 2012
# DAA
# DAA

15% more people from Northern Ireland used Dublin Airport in 2012

Mar 11th 2013, 4:38 PM 5,459 Views 28 Comments

The number of Northern Ireland-based passengers using Dublin Airport has almost doubled since 2010.

# daa - Thursday 24 January, 2013

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport
# Lifesavers
# Lifesavers

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

Jan 24th 2013, 11:05 AM 11,655 Views 41 Comments

One 85-year-old man and his family return to thank crew for saving his life after a cardiac arrest last September.

# daa - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

UPDATED: Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

UPDATED: Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Jan 16th 2013, 3:18 PM 36,537 Views 62 Comments

The flight turned back after people reported smelling smoke in the cabin.

# daa - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 2 per cent
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 2 per cent

Jan 10th 2013, 2:52 PM 4,619 Views 24 Comments

An extra 360,000 passengers used Dublin Airport last year with an increase of 420,000 in international passengers.

# daa - Friday 21 December, 2012

Welcome home! Emotional Christmas homecomings at Dublin Airport (video)
# Christmas
# Christmas

Welcome home! Emotional Christmas homecomings at Dublin Airport (video)

Dec 21st 2012, 7:10 AM 8,132 Views 45 Comments

We’ve got something in our eye…

# daa - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Fog causes 60 flights to be cancelled at Heathrow Airport
# Freezing Fog
# Freezing Fog

Fog causes 60 flights to be cancelled at Heathrow Airport

Dec 12th 2012, 8:06 AM 4,334 Views 7 Comments

So far, only one Dublin to London Aer Lingus flight has been affected.

# daa - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Stansted Airport “getting back to normal”
# Snowfall
# Snowfall

Stansted Airport “getting back to normal”

Dec 5th 2012, 1:35 PM 9,043 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, Luton airport has reopened but is also experiencing delays due to snowfall.

# daa - Monday 3 December, 2012

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans
# Aviation
# Aviation

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans

Dec 3rd 2012, 10:17 AM 6,980 Views 19 Comments

Management said it may have “no choice but to challenge the Government’s inequitable behaviour towards the airport in the courts”.

# daa - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Unions meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action
# Strike
# Strike

Unions meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action

Oct 30th 2012, 9:19 AM 3,225 Views 10 Comments

The meeting follows the breakdown of talks over the staff pension scheme in the Labour Relations Committee last week.

# daa - Friday 26 October, 2012

Ryanair offers planes and cabin crew as Aer Lingus strike looms
# Strike
# Strike

Ryanair offers planes and cabin crew as Aer Lingus strike looms

Oct 26th 2012, 8:37 PM 15,199 Views 98 Comments

The budget airline, which owns 29.4 per cent of Aer Lingus, says it supports its rival in its stance on pensions schemes.

SIPTU officials meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action
# Strike
# Strike

SIPTU officials meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action

Oct 26th 2012, 10:59 AM 3,160 Views 16 Comments

A spokesperson for SIPTU has said industrial action is now “inevitable” and could take place early next month.

# daa - Friday 19 October, 2012

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Emergency
# Emergency

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Oct 19th 2012, 1:54 PM 20,224 Views 32 Comments

A Tenerife-bound Thomas Cook flight with 323 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at Dublin Airport this morning.

# daa - Friday 12 October, 2012

Strike likely as talks over Aer Lingus and DAA pensions break down
# Strike
# Strike

Strike likely as talks over Aer Lingus and DAA pensions break down

Oct 12th 2012, 6:49 PM 5,476 Views 45 Comments

Efforts to resolve the €748 million deficit in the pensions scheme ended “in disarray” last night, SIPTU says.

# daa - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Aer Lingus warns over €748 million pension deficit
# Pensions
# Pensions

Aer Lingus warns over €748 million pension deficit

Oct 10th 2012, 4:07 PM 5,037 Views 30 Comments

The airline said it has put forward proposals as part of the Labour Relations Committee process seeking to improve pension prospects for employees.

# daa - Friday 5 October, 2012

Row rumbles on as Siptu rejects DAA/Aer Lingus offer
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Row rumbles on as Siptu rejects DAA/Aer Lingus offer

Oct 5th 2012, 4:25 PM 3,789 Views 15 Comments

Aer Lingus has slammed Siptu, accusing the trade union of releasing “wildly inaccurate details” about the process.

# daa - Monday 1 October, 2012

DAA spends €7k painting fire engine green... then repaints it red
# Green Jersey
# Green Jersey

DAA spends €7k painting fire engine green... then repaints it red

Oct 1st 2012, 8:30 PM 19,652 Views 49 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority took the ‘green jersey’ approach with one of its fire engines before a decision was made to revert to the more traditional colours after issues with air traffic control visibility.

# daa - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Dublin Airport workers withdraw strike action for Monday
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport workers withdraw strike action for Monday

Sep 27th 2012, 4:31 PM 5,448 Views 27 Comments

SIPTU has agreed to attend the Labour Relations Commission after talks today.

# daa - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Minister to airport workers: Don't go on strike. Union: We're going on strike
# Industrial Dispute
# Industrial Dispute

Minister to airport workers: Don't go on strike. Union: We're going on strike

Sep 26th 2012, 5:56 PM 7,775 Views 55 Comments

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 - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added break-up cleavage
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added break-up cleavage

Sep 25th 2012, 7:50 PM 15,221 Views 2 Comments

The things we learned, loved and shared today…

DAA to seek High Court injunction to prevent strike action
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

DAA to seek High Court injunction to prevent strike action

Sep 25th 2012, 5:36 PM 5,185 Views 11 Comments

SIPTU has served notice of its intention to hold strike action next week which could affect passengers at Dublin, Cork, and Shannon airports.

# daa - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA
# Dispute
# Dispute

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA

Sep 11th 2012, 7:13 PM 7,112 Views 33 Comments

There has been no details of work stoppages revealed yet – and any action will not happen until after 1 October.

# daa - Monday 10 September, 2012

Free WiFi for all travellers at Dublin Airport
# Technology
# Technology

Free WiFi for all travellers at Dublin Airport

Sep 10th 2012, 9:51 AM 9,848 Views 32 Comments

The no-fee service is being launched today.

# daa - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Aer Lingus cabin crew hospitalised after turbulence on flight from Milan
# Flight Incident
# Flight Incident

Aer Lingus cabin crew hospitalised after turbulence on flight from Milan

Sep 8th 2012, 12:26 PM 21,973 Views 33 Comments

One member of the cabin crew sustained what is believed to be a broken ankle after the plane hit turbulence on its way to Dublin Airport last night.

# daa - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Pics: Why was 'James Joyce' at Dublin Airport?
# Literary Travels
From The Daily Edge
# Literary Travels

Pics: Why was 'James Joyce' at Dublin Airport?

Sep 1st 2012, 8:40 AM 6,031 Views 6 Comments

Was he looking for a taxi maybe?

# daa - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

15,000 US fans expected into Dublin Airport ahead of Notre Dame, Navy game
# Visitors
# Visitors

15,000 US fans expected into Dublin Airport ahead of Notre Dame, Navy game

Aug 28th 2012, 5:37 PM 12,042 Views 53 Comments

The sold-out game kicks off on Saturday at the Aviva.

# daa - Friday 24 August, 2012

# daa - Thursday 23 August, 2012

DAA meets with taxi drivers as passengers face disruption at Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

DAA meets with taxi drivers as passengers face disruption at Dublin Airport

Aug 23rd 2012, 11:25 AM 9,396 Views 111 Comments

DAA has urged drivers to resume service to the public at the airport as soon as possible.

# daa - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

PICTURES: Taxi drivers say they're in it for the long haul in airport dispute
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

PICTURES: Taxi drivers say they're in it for the long haul in airport dispute

Aug 22nd 2012, 9:40 PM 15,478 Views 104 Comments

There are no taxi services from Dublin airport as a result of a dispute about parking spaces for drivers.