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# dublin-airport - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Delays at Dublin Airport over dense fog
# Low Visibility
# Low Visibility

Delays at Dublin Airport over dense fog

Apr 3rd 2018, 10:03 AM 33,720 Views 12 Comments

Anybody using the airport is being advised to check with their airline before travelling.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Working 12 hour days and moving 400,000 tonnes of snow - how Dublin Airport crews overcame the Beast
# Whiteout
# Whiteout

Working 12 hour days and moving 400,000 tonnes of snow - how Dublin Airport crews overcame the Beast

Mar 6th 2018, 6:05 AM 17,458 Views 20 Comments

100 on-site staff and 200 contractors worked to clear the nearly 1,000 acre site.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 4 March, 2018

The tiny hare rescued in Dublin Airport during the snow is being well looked after
# Dublin Hareport
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Hareport

The tiny hare rescued in Dublin Airport during the snow is being well looked after

Mar 4th 2018, 9:46 AM 9,631 Views 2 Comments

Little Emma Sneachta is a very lucky hare.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 3 March, 2018

If there's no toilet around, is having a sneaky wee down a lane really a big deal?
# When Nature Calls
# When Nature Calls

If there's no toilet around, is having a sneaky wee down a lane really a big deal?

Mar 3rd 2018, 7:30 PM 114,638 Views 93 Comments

When you gotta go, do you really have to go?

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

So how will The Beast compare to the Big Snow of '82?
# A Link To The Past
# A Link To The Past

So how will The Beast compare to the Big Snow of '82?

Feb 27th 2018, 6:05 AM 97,170 Views 56 Comments

It won’t even come close, says one expert.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years

Feb 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,034 Views 7 Comments

The cocaine was valued at €179,000.

# dublin-airport - Monday 12 February, 2018

Two women arrested after Revenue seizes 46,000 cigarettes and €44,000 cash
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Two women arrested after Revenue seizes 46,000 cigarettes and €44,000 cash

Feb 12th 2018, 9:45 PM 24,972 Views 29 Comments

The cash and cigarettes were seized in three separate incidents in Dublin Airport.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Dublin Airport people-smuggling operation described as 'Mickey Mouse' enterprise by accused
# Frederick Cham
# Frederick Cham

Dublin Airport people-smuggling operation described as 'Mickey Mouse' enterprise by accused

Feb 6th 2018, 1:52 PM 14,723 Views 0 Comments

Frederick Cham (63) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to five charges.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Details of all air passengers travelling from Ireland could be sent to Europe and US under new laws
# EU Directive
# EU Directive

Details of all air passengers travelling from Ireland could be sent to Europe and US under new laws

Feb 3rd 2018, 8:15 AM 27,343 Views 44 Comments

Ireland has to introduce new legislation to comply with an EU directive by May.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Taoiseach confirms backing for new €320m runway at Dublin Airport
# Look Up To The Skies
# Look Up To The Skies

Taoiseach confirms backing for new €320m runway at Dublin Airport

Jan 30th 2018, 5:06 PM 25,074 Views 112 Comments

Sinn Fein has expressed concern about noise for local residents.

# dublin-airport - Monday 15 January, 2018

Dublin Airport wants 'high quality coffee' to replace the Spar in Terminal 2
# Irish Coffee
# Irish Coffee

Dublin Airport wants 'high quality coffee' to replace the Spar in Terminal 2

Jan 15th 2018, 7:19 PM 35,408 Views 71 Comments

DAA says that this unit is needed to satisfy passenger demand.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Number of flights diverted from Dublin Airport due to fog
# Dublin
# Dublin

Number of flights diverted from Dublin Airport due to fog

Jan 10th 2018, 7:55 PM 25,097 Views 17 Comments

Dublin Airport tweeted this evening that it was open and fully operational but that a small number of aircraft had been diverted due to dense fog.

Giant blaze at Dublin metal plant now under control
# St Margaret's
# St Margaret's

Giant blaze at Dublin metal plant now under control

Jan 10th 2018, 4:20 PM 62,279 Views 31 Comments

Eight fire units were sent to the scene of the recycling plant, located near Dublin Airport.

# dublin-airport - Friday 5 January, 2018

Do you pay for the 'plane water' at Dublin Airport? Be honest...
# Honesty Box
From The Daily Edge
# Honesty Box

Do you pay for the 'plane water' at Dublin Airport? Be honest...

Jan 5th 2018, 9:12 AM 20,583 Views 16 Comments

The true test of whether you’d get into the Good Place, maybe.

# dublin-airport - Friday 29 December, 2017

Number of Irish flights delayed as UK hit by snow and icy conditions
# Delayed
# Delayed

Number of Irish flights delayed as UK hit by snow and icy conditions

Dec 29th 2017, 10:15 AM 15,200 Views 7 Comments

Passengers are being urged to check with their airline to see if they are affected.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 24 December, 2017

It could be you: €5.4m Lotto ticket was bought at Dublin Airport
# Check Your Numbers
# Check Your Numbers

It could be you: €5.4m Lotto ticket was bought at Dublin Airport

Dec 24th 2017, 11:34 AM 15,106 Views 20 Comments

It was bought on one of the busiest days of the year in arrivals so the ticket could have been purchased by someone who was collecting a loved one.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Electronic passport machines are coming into service in Dublin Airport today
# E-Gates
# E-Gates

Electronic passport machines are coming into service in Dublin Airport today

Nov 30th 2017, 9:52 AM 27,309 Views 70 Comments

The gates will use facial recognition to make sure the passenger matches their passport.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Three legal challenges to Dublin Airport's €320m runway thrown out
# High Court
# High Court

Three legal challenges to Dublin Airport's €320m runway thrown out

Nov 21st 2017, 12:35 PM 17,883 Views 45 Comments

The three challenges were made by two residents’ groups and Friends of the Irish Environment.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Man found dead in Dublin Airport toilets this morning
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Man found dead in Dublin Airport toilets this morning

Nov 18th 2017, 2:02 PM 91,222 Views 25 Comments

The man was found at 11am this morning.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Dublin Airport received a lovely letter from a customer paying her parking fee nine years late
# Back In 2008
From The Daily Edge
# Back In 2008

Dublin Airport received a lovely letter from a customer paying her parking fee nine years late

Nov 9th 2017, 1:13 PM 12,694 Views 1 Comment

Better late than never.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home
# Terminal One - Arrivals
# Terminal One - Arrivals

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home

Oct 24th 2017, 6:33 PM 37,306 Views 229 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa isn’t “going away quietly” – and his arrival at Dublin Airport today proves it.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2
# Expansion
# Expansion

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2

Oct 21st 2017, 11:30 AM 24,705 Views 52 Comments

It comes shortly after ex-Brown Thomas boss Dalton Philips took up the top job at DAA.

# dublin-airport - Friday 20 October, 2017

Aer Lingus flight returns to Dublin after 'significant damage' to runway lights discovered
# Tyre Tracks
# Tyre Tracks

Aer Lingus flight returns to Dublin after 'significant damage' to runway lights discovered

Oct 20th 2017, 8:27 PM 40,039 Views 45 Comments

The flight was 15 minutes into its journey when the crew was contacted by air traffic controllers.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2
# The Loop
# The Loop

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2

Oct 19th 2017, 3:31 PM 1,353 Views 0 Comments

It comes shortly after ex-Brown Thomas boss Dalton Philips took up the top job at DAA.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Dublin Airport second runway dispute: State argues there is no 'right to an environment' in Constitution
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport second runway dispute: State argues there is no 'right to an environment' in Constitution

Oct 18th 2017, 6:15 AM 17,637 Views 0 Comments

Friends of the Irish Environment claim the proposed runway will lead to increases in Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Looking to get to Dublin Airport by rail? You'll have to wait a few years
# Training Day
# Training Day

Looking to get to Dublin Airport by rail? You'll have to wait a few years

Oct 7th 2017, 9:15 AM 26,388 Views 76 Comments

The only plan on the slate is the Metro North.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Relations between Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport have 'soured immensely'
# Turbulence
# Turbulence

Relations between Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport have 'soured immensely'

Oct 5th 2017, 12:05 AM 24,339 Views 19 Comments

The airline says it would redeploy aircraft if infrastructure isn’t improved.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Residents group launch legal challenge over new Dublin Airport runway
# Legal Challenge
# Legal Challenge

Residents group launch legal challenge over new Dublin Airport runway

Oct 3rd 2017, 11:00 PM 16,720 Views 49 Comments

The €320 million runway is to be built north and north west of the airport terminal building.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Dublin Airport will be getting busier next year - Aer Lingus says too busy
# Busy Busy
# Busy Busy

Dublin Airport will be getting busier next year - Aer Lingus says too busy

Sep 28th 2017, 10:20 PM 23,591 Views 80 Comments

“Significant improvements need to be made to the existing infrastructure before any increase in capacity during the peak hours should be declared.”

# dublin-airport - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Sniffer dog Scooby helps seize €230,000 worth of cannabis at Dublin Airport
# Who's A Good Boy
# Who's A Good Boy

Sniffer dog Scooby helps seize €230,000 worth of cannabis at Dublin Airport

Sep 16th 2017, 5:11 PM 22,146 Views 40 Comments

Over 11kg of the drugs were seized.

# dublin-airport - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Motorcyclist seriously injured in overnight crash near Dublin Airport
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Motorcyclist seriously injured in overnight crash near Dublin Airport

Sep 10th 2017, 2:48 PM 16,762 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened at around 4am.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Ireland will soon have a direct flight to one of Asia's most famous cities
# Far East
# Far East

Ireland will soon have a direct flight to one of Asia's most famous cities

Aug 31st 2017, 12:16 PM 56,332 Views 42 Comments

The flights will begin next June.

# dublin-airport - Thursday 20 July, 2017

‘We cried all the way home’: Family devastated as former au pair detained in Mountjoy
# Mountjoy Prison
# Mountjoy Prison

‘We cried all the way home’: Family devastated as former au pair detained in Mountjoy

Jul 20th 2017, 5:05 PM 50,240 Views 117 Comments

The family believe that immigration officials thought the woman had travelled to Ireland to work.

€650,000 worth of heroin and cocaine seized at Dublin Airport
# Cocaine
# Cocaine

€650,000 worth of heroin and cocaine seized at Dublin Airport

Jul 20th 2017, 5:03 PM 16,805 Views 19 Comments

A UK national was caught in possession of the drugs yesterday.

Dublin Airport wants help with 'challenging' noise reduction for homes near its second runway
# Air Traffic Noise
# Air Traffic Noise

Dublin Airport wants help with 'challenging' noise reduction for homes near its second runway

Jul 20th 2017, 2:57 PM 556 Views 0 Comments

DAA is currently embroiled in a court battle with local residents and environmentalists.

# dublin-airport - Monday 10 July, 2017

New garda operation catches five taxis 'taking longer route' to Dublin Airport
# Scenic Route
# Scenic Route

New garda operation catches five taxis 'taking longer route' to Dublin Airport

Jul 10th 2017, 8:16 PM 77,304 Views 93 Comments

A total of 11 taxi drivers in two weeks were found to either be overcharging or taking longer routes.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

12 flights diverted from Dublin Airport last night due to severe fog
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

12 flights diverted from Dublin Airport last night due to severe fog

Jul 4th 2017, 9:41 AM 19,773 Views 38 Comments

Runway maintenance also contributed to the diversions to Shannon and Liverpool.

# dublin-airport - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Dublin Airport is looking for better ways to scare off birds
# Boo!
# Boo!

Dublin Airport is looking for better ways to scare off birds

Jun 21st 2017, 6:51 PM 24,213 Views 72 Comments

Hares, badgers and foxes are also on the hit list.

# dublin-airport - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Dublin is getting a new air route to London
# Flybe
# Flybe

Dublin is getting a new air route to London

Jun 20th 2017, 2:22 PM 21,545 Views 36 Comments

Flybe will run flights from Dublin to London Southend from 29 October.

# dublin-airport - Saturday 17 June, 2017

A Cork choir surprised passengers in Dublin Airport by serenading them as they boarded
# All Aboard
From The Daily Edge
# All Aboard

A Cork choir surprised passengers in Dublin Airport by serenading them as they boarded

Jun 17th 2017, 2:24 PM 5,046 Views 0 Comments

Sure what else would you do while you’re waiting to get on?