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# dublin-airport - Monday 30 November, 2020

Number of overseas passengers dropped by 76% this year
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Number of overseas passengers dropped by 76% this year

Nov 30th 2020, 7:41 PM 9,466 Views 10 Comments

More than four million overseas passengers travelled to and from Ireland from January to October, down from 17 million in 2019.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones
# Pcr Test
# Pcr Test

Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones

Nov 19th 2020, 2:14 PM 19,499 Views 12 Comments

The test centre at Dublin Airport is open to anyone who wishes to take a test.

Covid-19 drive-thru test centre opens at Dublin Airport today
# Christmas Travel
# Christmas Travel

Covid-19 drive-thru test centre opens at Dublin Airport today

Nov 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 31,082 Views 39 Comments

The two screening centres will offer tests priced between €99 and €159.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Confused by the current travel advice? You're not alone. Here's everything you need to know right now
# Christmas Plans
# Christmas Plans

Confused by the current travel advice? You're not alone. Here's everything you need to know right now

Nov 14th 2020, 12:05 AM 49,150 Views 41 Comments

‘Baby please come home,’ Bono once sang… But will Tony Holohan endorse that message this year?

# dublin-airport - Friday 6 November, 2020

Woman who went missing after arriving at Dublin Airport from London flight found safely
# Pilar Filgueira
# Pilar Filgueira

Woman who went missing after arriving at Dublin Airport from London flight found safely

Nov 6th 2020, 6:39 PM 65,469 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed that the woman was found safe and well.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 5 November, 2020

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 32,738 Views 29 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Thursday 8 October, 2020

125 troops return to Ireland after six months in Syria
# Damascus
# Damascus

125 troops return to Ireland after six months in Syria

Oct 8th 2020, 9:30 PM 30,080 Views 38 Comments

They arrived in from Damascus at 11.35pm last night.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Revenue dog sniffs out €27k worth of smuggled cigarettes at Dublin Airport
# Smuggled Smokes
# Smuggled Smokes

Revenue dog sniffs out €27k worth of smuggled cigarettes at Dublin Airport

Oct 7th 2020, 3:12 PM 15,593 Views 11 Comments

The cigarettes represented a €21k loss to the public coffers.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 4 October, 2020

'What a crazy day': Couple marry at Dublin Airport after Covid-19 cancels wedding plans
# Love Is In The Air
# Love Is In The Air

'What a crazy day': Couple marry at Dublin Airport after Covid-19 cancels wedding plans

Oct 4th 2020, 7:22 PM 55,630 Views 15 Comments

Nico and Justine Buhler were married today at the airport.

# dublin-airport - Friday 2 October, 2020

Five people referred to Garda immigration officials for refusing to fill out passenger locator forms
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Five people referred to Garda immigration officials for refusing to fill out passenger locator forms

Oct 2nd 2020, 6:30 AM 29,232 Views 20 Comments

It is a legal requirement for passengers arriving in Ireland from overseas to complete a Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Proposed EU traffic light system for air travel 'is still a bit up in the air', says Tánaiste
# Aviation Industry
# Aviation Industry

Proposed EU traffic light system for air travel 'is still a bit up in the air', says Tánaiste

Sep 23rd 2020, 1:10 PM 22,162 Views 26 Comments

Varadkar said he is worried about Cork and Shannon airports bouncing back from Covid.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Man and woman detained after allegedly ingesting 280 pellets of cocaine
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Man and woman detained after allegedly ingesting 280 pellets of cocaine

Sep 22nd 2020, 11:20 AM 29,201 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí seized the drugs shortly before 8pm on Sunday evening.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Ryanair chief O'Leary warns of fresh capacity cuts at Dublin Airport if travel rules aren't loosened quickly
# Green List
# Green List

Ryanair chief O'Leary warns of fresh capacity cuts at Dublin Airport if travel rules aren't loosened quickly

Sep 17th 2020, 2:29 PM 27,838 Views 34 Comments

Michael O’Leary said the government has ‘mismanaged’ air travel.

# dublin-airport - Monday 7 September, 2020

Poll: Do you support Dublin's Airport's move to charge for pick-ups and drop-offs?
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Poll: Do you support Dublin's Airport's move to charge for pick-ups and drop-offs?

Sep 7th 2020, 11:18 AM 92,927 Views 143 Comments

The new system would not be introduced during Covid-19 but works will take place shortly if planning permission is granted.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Dublin Airport plans to introduce paid drop-off and pick-up zones after pandemic
# Travel
# Travel

Dublin Airport plans to introduce paid drop-off and pick-up zones after pandemic

Sep 6th 2020, 3:24 PM 50,950 Views 94 Comments

Toll booths would be installed as part of the new system, with a free option available in one of the long-term car parks.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

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 13,414 Views 42 Comments

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

# dublin-airport - Monday 27 July, 2020

5,000 passengers a day are arriving into Ireland's airports, with the UK topping the list
# Travel
# Travel

5,000 passengers a day are arriving into Ireland's airports, with the UK topping the list

Jul 27th 2020, 1:56 PM 49,273 Views 53 Comments

Arrivals to Ireland from the US have been lower than from most Western European countries.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 23 July, 2020

'A very real danger': Just 4,000 calls made to 60,000 Dublin Airport arrivals in first two weeks of July
# Travel
# Travel

'A very real danger': Just 4,000 calls made to 60,000 Dublin Airport arrivals in first two weeks of July

Jul 23rd 2020, 12:47 PM 48,680 Views 79 Comments

Only half of the calls made were answered.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Poll: Should there be a facility near Dublin Airport where people have to quarantine?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be a facility near Dublin Airport where people have to quarantine?

Jul 12th 2020, 1:36 PM 68,858 Views 115 Comments

How to deal with tourists arriving in Ireland has been a much-discussed topic this weekend.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Quarantine to remain as ministers put travel 'green list' on hold beyond 9 July
# Air Bridges
# Air Bridges

Quarantine to remain as ministers put travel 'green list' on hold beyond 9 July

Updated Jul 4th 2020, 10:50 AM 134,873 Views 137 Comments

The ‘green list’ is expected to be published on 20 July.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

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 102,597 Views 56 Comments

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

Consumer Association of Ireland calls for 'small compensation fund' for holidaymakers who choose not to fly
# Summer Holidays
# Summer Holidays

Consumer Association of Ireland calls for 'small compensation fund' for holidaymakers who choose not to fly

Jul 1st 2020, 1:43 PM 17,904 Views 41 Comments

People who booked flights in July could be left out of pocket if they cancel.

# dublin-airport - Friday 12 June, 2020

Over €80,000 worth of cocaine-like Kratom seized at Shannon Airport
# Mayo
# Mayo

Over €80,000 worth of cocaine-like Kratom seized at Shannon Airport

Jun 12th 2020, 10:33 AM 18,230 Views 13 Comments

Significant amounts of drugs have been seized by Revenue officers at airports in recent days.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 26 March, 2020

DAA gets green light on amendments to new Dublin Airport runway despite pilot union's objections
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

DAA gets green light on amendments to new Dublin Airport runway despite pilot union's objections

Mar 26th 2020, 12:01 PM 25,660 Views 11 Comments

Trade union IALPA made an appeal against the plans to An Bord Pleanála.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Over 33,000 cigarettes seized by customs officers in Dublin
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Over 33,000 cigarettes seized by customs officers in Dublin

Mar 10th 2020, 9:57 PM 13,542 Views 0 Comments

The cigarettes were seized after officers searched a man who disembarked a flight from Cairo.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Government was 'on the brink' of making decision on third terminal for Dublin Airport before election called
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Government was 'on the brink' of making decision on third terminal for Dublin Airport before election called

Mar 8th 2020, 9:30 AM 44,639 Views 68 Comments

The DAA has said a third terminal is not needed at the moment at Dublin Airport.

# dublin-airport - Friday 6 March, 2020

Khat worth €367,000 seized at Dublin Airport
# Revenue
# Revenue

Khat worth €367,000 seized at Dublin Airport

Mar 6th 2020, 2:26 PM 39,957 Views 61 Comments

The illegal drugs were found as part of Revenue’s ongoing work targeting drug smuggling and shadow economy activity.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Covid-19 information leaflets to be handed out at Ireland's ports and airports
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 information leaflets to be handed out at Ireland's ports and airports

Feb 26th 2020, 4:42 PM 15,071 Views 26 Comments

To date, health officials have not identified “a single confirmed case” of Covid-19 in Ireland.

# dublin-airport - Monday 24 February, 2020

New phase of construction begins on Dublin's underground jet fuel pipeline
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

New phase of construction begins on Dublin's underground jet fuel pipeline

Feb 24th 2020, 6:10 AM 33,505 Views 23 Comments

It’s hoped that the 14.4km-long pipe will reduce traffic volumes, emissions, accidents, road damage and noise.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Ryanair plane in Dublin disinfected as 'precaution' after two fall ill on flight from Poland
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Ryanair plane in Dublin disinfected as 'precaution' after two fall ill on flight from Poland

Feb 18th 2020, 2:14 PM 48,293 Views 32 Comments

The two passengers who became ill onboard the Poznan-Dublin service later tested negative for any virus.

# dublin-airport - Monday 17 February, 2020

'Utter chaos': Technical issues at Heathrow Airport cause cancellations and delays
# Disruption
# Disruption

'Utter chaos': Technical issues at Heathrow Airport cause cancellations and delays

Feb 17th 2020, 8:35 AM 33,838 Views 12 Comments

Some flights to and from Dublin Airport have been affected.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Sniffer dog Scooby helps Revenue seize €400k worth of cannabis
# Scooby's Doobie Raid
# Scooby's Doobie Raid

Sniffer dog Scooby helps Revenue seize €400k worth of cannabis

Feb 12th 2020, 6:03 PM 23,967 Views 39 Comments

Revenue officers seized around 20kgs of herbal cannabis.

# dublin-airport - Monday 20 January, 2020

Man arrested at Dublin Airport over hammer assault and burglary incidents
# Nenagh
# Nenagh

Man arrested at Dublin Airport over hammer assault and burglary incidents

Jan 20th 2020, 2:41 PM 31,656 Views 0 Comments

Both incidents happened over an 18-hour period in Nenagh last month.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 9 January, 2020

Two men charged over Dublin Airport minibus theft denied bail at Cavan court
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Two men charged over Dublin Airport minibus theft denied bail at Cavan court

Jan 9th 2020, 5:36 PM 17,304 Views 0 Comments

John and Stephen McDonagh appeared before a sitting of Cavan District Court this afternoon.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Two arrested after mini bus with passengers stolen from Dublin Airport and later crashed into PSNI vehicle
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Two arrested after mini bus with passengers stolen from Dublin Airport and later crashed into PSNI vehicle

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 9:05 PM 103,365 Views 59 Comments

The men were later arrested in Monaghan.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Flying somewhere for Christmas? Don't wrap any presents you're bringing onto the plane
# Festive Flying
# Festive Flying

Flying somewhere for Christmas? Don't wrap any presents you're bringing onto the plane

Dec 21st 2019, 6:15 AM 10,284 Views 7 Comments

People will likely be requested to open any wrapped gifts while they go through airport security.

# dublin-airport - Friday 20 December, 2019

Man arrested at Dublin Airport on foot of European Arrest Warrant
# Arrested
# Arrested

Man arrested at Dublin Airport on foot of European Arrest Warrant

Dec 20th 2019, 9:20 PM 47,149 Views 0 Comments

He will appear before Limerick Circuit Court on Monday morning.

Dublin Airport faces busiest day today as Christmas rush begins
# Christmas Rush
# Christmas Rush

Dublin Airport faces busiest day today as Christmas rush begins

Dec 20th 2019, 6:10 AM 15,011 Views 25 Comments

More than 1,600 performers from local schools and choirs will be there to greet the tens of thousands arriving in today.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Over €100 million of smuggled contraband has been seized at Irish airports and ports since 2016
# Caught
# Caught

Over €100 million of smuggled contraband has been seized at Irish airports and ports since 2016

Dec 19th 2019, 6:10 AM 7,418 Views 9 Comments

At Dublin Port, alone, €87 million worth has been seized since 2016.

# dublin-airport - Friday 6 December, 2019

Two people arrested at Dublin Airport as part of investigation into cyber fraud
# Cyber Fraud
# Cyber Fraud

Two people arrested at Dublin Airport as part of investigation into cyber fraud

Dec 6th 2019, 4:38 PM 21,136 Views 0 Comments

A sum of money, phones and a laptop were also seized during the operation.