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# dublin-airport - Friday 24 June, 2022

'Extremely busy': Dublin Airport says majority of passengers through security in 30 minutes
# Flying Through Security
# Flying Through Security

'Extremely busy': Dublin Airport says majority of passengers through security in 30 minutes

Fri 9:09 AM 24,197 Views 49 Comments

Over 200,000 passengers are expected to depart Dublin over the next four days.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

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

Tue 7:51 PM 20,616 Views 33 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Friday 17 June, 2022

Poll reveals one in 10 Dublin Airport passengers to change travel plans due to queue chaos
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

Poll reveals one in 10 Dublin Airport passengers to change travel plans due to queue chaos

Jun 17th 2022, 12:05 AM 24,240 Views 28 Comments
  • A new poll reveals the long queues have prompted 12% of Dublin Airport passengers to change or cancel their flights, Michelle Hennessy reports.
  • Those aged 18-24 were more likely to say they had changed travel plans.

# dublin-airport - Monday 13 June, 2022

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 34,437 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 - Saturday 11 June, 2022

'Just plain unfair': Criticism over summer surge in cost of Dublin Airport parking
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

'Just plain unfair': Criticism over summer surge in cost of Dublin Airport parking

Jun 11th 2022, 12:05 AM 59,775 Views 69 Comments

DAA said the airport is currently experiencing very high demand for car parking and this is pushing up the price.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Dublin Airport sees busy morning 'with none of the delays of last week'
# Delays
# Delays

Dublin Airport sees busy morning 'with none of the delays of last week'

Updated Jun 5th 2022, 4:05 PM 32,286 Views 29 Comments

As many as 49,000 passengers are expected to depart from Dublin Airport today.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 4 June, 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about Dublin Airport?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Dublin Airport?

Jun 4th 2022, 10:00 PM 45,868 Views 20 Comments

It hasn’t been the best week for the airport.

# dublin-airport - Friday 3 June, 2022

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 45,356 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 23,160 Views 30 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Thursday 2 June, 2022

‘Really bad planning’: Security expert says airport managers don’t grasp impact of decisions
# Queue Chaos
# Queue Chaos

‘Really bad planning’: Security expert says airport managers don’t grasp impact of decisions

Jun 2nd 2022, 6:15 PM 36,402 Views 31 Comments

‘There’s decisions being made where the managers don’t understand what’s going on on the ground’.

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 59,590 Views 32 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 19,226 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.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

The Explainer: What’s causing the chaos at Dublin Airport?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What’s causing the chaos at Dublin Airport?

Jun 1st 2022, 6:30 PM 4,457 Views 2 Comments

Listen to hear travel editor Eoghan Corry explain what’s been causing the recent chaos.

Warrant out for bailed refugee author who allegedly got onto plane without boarding pass
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Warrant out for bailed refugee author who allegedly got onto plane without boarding pass

Jun 1st 2022, 6:00 PM 34,001 Views 0 Comments

Marina Hrabar failed to answer bail by not turning up for her scheduled appearance at Dublin District Court today.

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 47,800 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 73,342 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.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Passengers who missed flights due to Dublin Airport chaos have 'no automatic right to redress'
# Turbulent Times
# Turbulent Times

Passengers who missed flights due to Dublin Airport chaos have 'no automatic right to redress'

May 31st 2022, 12:38 PM 32,641 Views 14 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority may also face financial penalties, according to regulators.

# dublin-airport - Monday 30 May, 2022

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 121,371 Views 199 Comments

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

'Strong rebound' in international travel as over 1.4 million people arrive in Ireland in April
# Arrivals And Departures
# Arrivals And Departures

'Strong rebound' in international travel as over 1.4 million people arrive in Ireland in April

May 30th 2022, 6:09 PM 13,426 Views 21 Comments

A majority of the passengers travelled to Ireland by air, 1,377,100, while just 99,500 came by sea.

Poll: Has the chaos at Dublin Airport made you change your travel plans this summer?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Has the chaos at Dublin Airport made you change your travel plans this summer?

May 30th 2022, 10:00 AM 44,502 Views 80 Comments

An estimated 1,000 people missed flights yesterday due to lengthy queues at the airport.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 29 May, 2022

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 150,640 Views 228 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Saturday 28 May, 2022

Dublin Airport alert after refugee author got onto plane without boarding pass
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Dublin Airport alert after refugee author got onto plane without boarding pass

May 28th 2022, 6:38 PM 76,341 Views 0 Comments

She is accused of knowingly causing a false alarm by boarding the aircraft without a boarding card.

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 64,377 Views 67 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

One man arrested and another hospitalised following public order incident at Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

One man arrested and another hospitalised following public order incident at Dublin Airport

May 24th 2022, 10:41 PM 139,599 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place at approximately 7.20pm this evening.

# dublin-airport - Friday 13 May, 2022

Cash, cannabis and millions of cigarettes seized by Revenue in Dublin
# Holy Smokes
# Holy Smokes

Cash, cannabis and millions of cigarettes seized by Revenue in Dublin

May 13th 2022, 5:53 PM 17,332 Views 5 Comments

The three unrelated seizures came to a combined total value of €7 million.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

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 57,961 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.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 16 April, 2022

Dublin Airport says queues are 'moving well' as 50,000 passengers expected daily this weekend
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport says queues are 'moving well' as 50,000 passengers expected daily this weekend

Apr 16th 2022, 2:01 PM 43,554 Views 35 Comments

The airport has seen lengthy queues in recent weeks due to a shortage of screening staff.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

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 31,513 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.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 9 April, 2022

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 52,118 Views 62 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Dublin Airport outlines plan to deal with security delays during Easter break
# Airport Security
# Airport Security

Dublin Airport outlines plan to deal with security delays during Easter break

Apr 6th 2022, 7:57 PM 31,145 Views 39 Comments

More than 100 new security staff have already been recruited to date this year, and a further 250 have been invited for an interview.

# dublin-airport - Friday 1 April, 2022

Government to hold crisis meetings daily to address Dublin Airport security delays
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Government to hold crisis meetings daily to address Dublin Airport security delays

Updated Apr 1st 2022, 7:13 PM 49,764 Views 75 Comments

Some passengers experienced lengthy security delays recently at the airport.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 27 March, 2022

All flight operations at Dublin Airport stop for 20 minutes because of drone
# Droning On
# Droning On

All flight operations at Dublin Airport stop for 20 minutes because of drone

Mar 27th 2022, 7:14 PM 53,979 Views 21 Comments

“Staff at Dublin Airport and other agencies continue to remain vigilant in relation to drone activity in the vicinity of the airport,” a spokesperson said.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

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 30,092 Views 65 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Monday 7 March, 2022

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 43,402 Views 88 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Friday 11 February, 2022

Builder spared jail for sex assault on airline attendant
# Court
# Court

Builder spared jail for sex assault on airline attendant

Feb 11th 2022, 2:33 PM 36,347 Views 25 Comments

The Latvian businessman was charged with sexual assault, intoxication, and behaviour likely to cause offence or annoyance.

# dublin-airport - Friday 4 February, 2022

Poll: Should Dublin Airport be renamed after James Joyce?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Dublin Airport be renamed after James Joyce?

Feb 4th 2022, 10:03 AM 55,734 Views 136 Comments

The Dáil heard that the state should be doing more to promote Joyce’s legacy.

# dublin-airport - Friday 28 January, 2022

Man (20s) arrested at Dublin Airport on foot of European Arrest Warrant
# Economic Crime Bureau
# Economic Crime Bureau

Man (20s) arrested at Dublin Airport on foot of European Arrest Warrant

Jan 28th 2022, 9:49 PM 80,150 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice tomorrow morning.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Several people treated for minor injuries after road crash at Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Several people treated for minor injuries after road crash at Dublin Airport

Dec 22nd 2021, 8:45 PM 73,479 Views 40 Comments

It is understood the incident was caused by a medical emergency.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

€108m in funding announced to help Irish airports stay afloat through pandemic
# Airport Funding
# Airport Funding

€108m in funding announced to help Irish airports stay afloat through pandemic

Dec 15th 2021, 6:30 AM 9,740 Views 13 Comments

The funding aims to enable the airports to remain financially sustainable while navigating the pandemic.

# dublin-airport - Friday 10 December, 2021

An estimated 850,000 passengers will pass through Dublin Airport this Christmas
# Flying Home For Christmas
# Flying Home For Christmas

An estimated 850,000 passengers will pass through Dublin Airport this Christmas

Dec 10th 2021, 1:03 PM 10,922 Views 35 Comments

Numbers travelling are up by 162% on last year but down by 42% on pre-pandemic levels.

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