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# dublin-airport - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Flight returns to Dublin Airport after being forced to abort landing due to wind
# Strong Winds
# Strong Winds

Flight returns to Dublin Airport after being forced to abort landing due to wind

Updated Nov 27th 2018, 1:20 PM 76,826 Views 16 Comments

Meanwhile, another flight diverted to Shannon Airport after a woman was reported to be experiencing contractions.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Airport noise issues to be sorted by Christmas paving the way for new runway
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Airport noise issues to be sorted by Christmas paving the way for new runway

Nov 24th 2018, 10:00 PM 26,028 Views 35 Comments

The Dail is due to debate the proposed noise regulations for Dublin Airport on Tuesday week.

Bogus taxi seized after picking up passengers in Dublin
# No Insurance
# No Insurance

Bogus taxi seized after picking up passengers in Dublin

Nov 24th 2018, 5:52 PM 93,302 Views 0 Comments

The vehicle was working at Dublin Airport.

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport
# Fall
# Fall

Man dies in workplace accident at Dublin Airport

Nov 24th 2018, 3:45 PM 62,614 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí, the Health and Safety Authority and Dublin Airport authorities are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

Knock-on delays at Dublin Airport after radar system fault
# Ground Control
# Ground Control

Knock-on delays at Dublin Airport after radar system fault

Updated Nov 24th 2018, 9:50 AM 73,618 Views 33 Comments

Flights going in and out of Dublin Airport were suspended for approximately an hour.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 22 November, 2018

'Spa-like showers' and a 'barista bar': How Dublin Airport plans to go fancy in a €1.7bn upgrade
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

'Spa-like showers' and a 'barista bar': How Dublin Airport plans to go fancy in a €1.7bn upgrade

Nov 22nd 2018, 3:03 PM 1,768 Views 3 Comments

The hub has proposed more than 100 projects as it caters to another 10 million passengers from 2020.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Inside Dublin Airport's 'secret third terminal' - the one where selfies are banned
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Inside Dublin Airport's 'secret third terminal' - the one where selfies are banned

Nov 15th 2018, 3:24 PM 28,781 Views 10 Comments

DAA is targeting deep-pocketed executives and honeymooners with its ‘platinum services’ facility.

# dublin-airport - Friday 2 November, 2018

Rescue 116 called to assist Norwegian plane land at Dublin Airport
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

Rescue 116 called to assist Norwegian plane land at Dublin Airport

Nov 2nd 2018, 5:33 PM 90,662 Views 39 Comments

The aircraft’s crew reported a technical issue on its approach to Dublin this afternoon.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

DAA awards north runway construction contract to Irish-Spanish consortium
# Runway
# Runway

DAA awards north runway construction contract to Irish-Spanish consortium

Oct 30th 2018, 3:39 PM 19,053 Views 47 Comments

The contract is for the design and construction of the new 3.1km north runway at Dublin Airport.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 25 October, 2018

These are the airlines that will dominate Dublin Airport's skies this winter
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

These are the airlines that will dominate Dublin Airport's skies this winter

Oct 25th 2018, 2:29 PM 1,124 Views 0 Comments

The schedule kicks off this week and will see over 86,000 take-offs and landings at the hub.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

'We're expecting an explosion in passenger numbers': Shane Ross defends plan for new Dublin Airport terminal
# DAA
# DAA

'We're expecting an explosion in passenger numbers': Shane Ross defends plan for new Dublin Airport terminal

Updated Oct 23rd 2018, 2:56 PM 28,376 Views 90 Comments

A report containing the suggestion of a third terminal will be brought to Cabinet today.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'Simple software issue' most likely the cause of last night's Irish airspace closure
# Grounded
# Grounded

'Simple software issue' most likely the cause of last night's Irish airspace closure

Updated Oct 3rd 2018, 5:16 PM 21,161 Views 34 Comments

Air travel over much of Ireland was suspended for around two hours during a “systems failure” last night.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Wexford man who tried to chase down a plane at Dublin Airport bailed
# Airport Arrest
# Airport Arrest

Wexford man who tried to chase down a plane at Dublin Airport bailed

Sep 27th 2018, 12:35 PM 54,912 Views 0 Comments

The young man ‘mooned’ journalists and photographers as he left court today.

Man arrested at Dublin Airport for chasing plane onto tarmac after missing his flight
# Late Flight
# Late Flight

Man arrested at Dublin Airport for chasing plane onto tarmac after missing his flight

Sep 27th 2018, 8:44 AM 152,566 Views 104 Comments

It is reported that the man was seen banging on the window of Terminal One as his flight departed

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Transatlantic jet makes emergency landing in Dublin due to engine fire warning
# False Alarm
# False Alarm

Transatlantic jet makes emergency landing in Dublin due to engine fire warning

Sep 26th 2018, 2:57 PM 30,901 Views 4 Comments

It’s now understood the a mechanical issue caused the alarm to go off.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 1 September, 2018

High Court challenge brought over halting site for Travellers displaced by new Dublin Airport runway
# Courts
# Courts

High Court challenge brought over halting site for Travellers displaced by new Dublin Airport runway

Sep 1st 2018, 6:00 AM 19,557 Views 20 Comments

An environmental and planning company claims the site does not comply with Fingal County Council’s development plan.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'A disservice to the nation': Pilots say Dublin Airport's new runway will be too short
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

'A disservice to the nation': Pilots say Dublin Airport's new runway will be too short

Aug 23rd 2018, 3:41 PM 10,787 Views 18 Comments

The Irish Air Line Pilots’ Association claims the length will stop DAA from developing new routes.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 16 August, 2018

This is how much passengers spend in each of Dublin Airport's shops and restaurants
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

This is how much passengers spend in each of Dublin Airport's shops and restaurants

Aug 16th 2018, 5:10 PM 12,903 Views 7 Comments

Newsagents WH Smith has higher sales than any other individual retailer with turnover of €23 million.

# dublin-airport - Monday 13 August, 2018

Dublin Airport opens €16 million transfer facility for connecting passengers
# Well Connected
# Well Connected

Dublin Airport opens €16 million transfer facility for connecting passengers

Aug 13th 2018, 10:23 PM 36,719 Views 27 Comments

The number of connecting passengers at Dublin Airport is up 17% this year.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Revenue detector dog Josie helps find €90k in cash that could be connected to criminal activity
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Revenue detector dog Josie helps find €90k in cash that could be connected to criminal activity

Aug 4th 2018, 4:37 PM 14,704 Views 0 Comments

The money was found when a UK national in her thirties was searched.

# dublin-airport - Monday 23 July, 2018

Ryanair issues warning about job losses amid ongoing pilot strike actions
# Turbulent Times
# Turbulent Times

Ryanair issues warning about job losses amid ongoing pilot strike actions

Jul 23rd 2018, 9:34 AM 31,286 Views 62 Comments

The airline’s profits dipped by 20% in the first quarter of the year.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Ambulances called to Dublin Airport after Aer Lingus crew became ill on flight
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Ambulances called to Dublin Airport after Aer Lingus crew became ill on flight

Jul 11th 2018, 3:12 PM 129,629 Views 64 Comments

Passengers were kept on the plane as a precaution until the HSE assessed the situation.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Dublin Airport wants someone to operate a multimillion-euro suite of food and drink outlets
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Dublin Airport wants someone to operate a multimillion-euro suite of food and drink outlets

Jul 5th 2018, 2:08 PM 825 Views 3 Comments

The portfolio includes cafés near US pre-clearance and various ‘grab and go’ units dotted around the hub.

# dublin-airport - Monday 2 July, 2018

'It just seems unnecessary' - travellers faced with massive queues at Dublin passport control
# Out Of Control
# Out Of Control

'It just seems unnecessary' - travellers faced with massive queues at Dublin passport control

Jul 2nd 2018, 10:01 PM 84,645 Views 101 Comments

In recent days and weeks Passport Control at Dublin Airport has come under intense pressure due to the sheer volume of passengers travelling through it.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Man who walked around north Dublin with realistic AK47 jailed for 2.5 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who walked around north Dublin with realistic AK47 jailed for 2.5 years

Jun 19th 2018, 6:25 PM 28,022 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Berkeley has already served 18 months on remand.

Over €1 million worth of heroin labelled as household goods seized at Dublin Airport
# Seized
# Seized

Over €1 million worth of heroin labelled as household goods seized at Dublin Airport

Jun 19th 2018, 5:05 PM 16,404 Views 19 Comments

The drugs were sent from Pakistan.

Poll: Should there be a ban on selling alcohol in airports before 10am?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be a ban on selling alcohol in airports before 10am?

Jun 19th 2018, 8:51 AM 38,031 Views 178 Comments

Ryanair has called for the ban following an incident on one of its flights over the weekend.

So, what happens when you're blamed for forcing a passenger plane to land?
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

So, what happens when you're blamed for forcing a passenger plane to land?

Jun 19th 2018, 6:00 AM 68,308 Views 32 Comments

An Ibiza-bound Ryanair flight from Dublin was forced to divert to Paris on Saturday morning.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 14 June, 2018

DAA's new boss has been collecting toilet-cleaning tips from Hong Kong airport
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

DAA's new boss has been collecting toilet-cleaning tips from Hong Kong airport

Jun 14th 2018, 2:52 PM 1,586 Views 0 Comments

Dalton Philips is using his retail know-how to shape the future of Dublin and Cork’s aviation hubs.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Behind the scenes with an Aer Lingus apprentice
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Behind the scenes with an Aer Lingus apprentice

Jun 2nd 2018, 8:00 PM 14,709 Views 8 Comments

The airline is doubling its normal intake of new recruits.

# dublin-airport - Friday 1 June, 2018

'Chaos' at Dublin Airport as PA system becomes 'stuck on evacuation mode'
# Please Evacuate
# Please Evacuate

'Chaos' at Dublin Airport as PA system becomes 'stuck on evacuation mode'

Jun 1st 2018, 7:50 AM 43,883 Views 37 Comments

“Attention please, attention please. We are responding to an alarm activation.”

# dublin-airport - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Egyptian baggage handler refused job at Dublin Airport by agency after being told he was 'too old and slow'
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Egyptian baggage handler refused job at Dublin Airport by agency after being told he was 'too old and slow'

May 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 47,573 Views 0 Comments

The man, a naturalised Irish citizen, had held several other manual roles at the airport over the previous nine years.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Dublin Airport has to fork out €15m to soundproof homes and schools near its new runway
# Hush Hush
# Hush Hush

Dublin Airport has to fork out €15m to soundproof homes and schools near its new runway

May 10th 2018, 3:53 PM 9,271 Views 17 Comments

Hundreds of properties need to be insulated before the completion of the new €320 million airstrip.

An Aer Lingus flight has returned to Dublin after hitting a hare on take-off
# Flight To Spain
# Flight To Spain

An Aer Lingus flight has returned to Dublin after hitting a hare on take-off

May 10th 2018, 3:01 PM 70,098 Views 58 Comments

After reaching north of the French coast, the morning flight had to turn back to Dublin Airport.

# dublin-airport - Monday 30 April, 2018

Suspect substance found during passenger screening at Dublin Airport
# Scene Is Safe
# Scene Is Safe

Suspect substance found during passenger screening at Dublin Airport

Apr 30th 2018, 5:49 PM 34,273 Views 7 Comments

The substance was tested and destroyed this afternoon by members of the Defence Forces.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 28 April, 2018

'Surprising' level of interest in direct flight from Dublin to Asia
# Cathay Pacific
# Cathay Pacific

'Surprising' level of interest in direct flight from Dublin to Asia

Apr 28th 2018, 9:45 AM 32,093 Views 24 Comments

The new Dublin to Hong Kong route has attracted interest from Chinese, Japanese and Filipino globetrotters.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Dublin Airport's new runway called 'the most important thing Ireland will build in a generation'...
# Fly Fly Away
# Fly Fly Away

Dublin Airport's new runway called 'the most important thing Ireland will build in a generation'...

Apr 25th 2018, 12:24 PM 29,527 Views 82 Comments

… By the people building it, that is.

# dublin-airport - Monday 23 April, 2018

Passenger jet makes emergency landing in Dublin due to crack in windscreen
# Lufthansa
# Lufthansa

Passenger jet makes emergency landing in Dublin due to crack in windscreen

Apr 23rd 2018, 1:43 PM 32,634 Views 27 Comments

Lufthansa flight LH-978 was en route to Dublin from Frankfurt when the crew declared an emergency.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Contract awarded for new immigration unit with detention cells at Dublin Airport
# Border Control
# Border Control

Contract awarded for new immigration unit with detention cells at Dublin Airport

Apr 22nd 2018, 7:00 AM 21,316 Views 27 Comments

The OPW confirmed its plans for this dedicated unit after criticisms over the case of a Brazilian au pair who was held in prison overnight.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Booking a holiday? Dublin Airport is getting 14 new routes this summer
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

Booking a holiday? Dublin Airport is getting 14 new routes this summer

Apr 12th 2018, 3:20 PM 36,851 Views 32 Comments

You’ll now be able to fly direct to Hong Kong and Beijing.