Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 7 July, 2020

#Flights

# flights - Friday 3 July, 2020

Ryanair says it is trying to speed up processing customer refunds from March to June

Pilots at the airline have accepted a 20% pay cut to “minimise job losses”.

# flights - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Report to Government recommends lifting quarantine and air travel restrictions by 1 July

A final report from the Taskforce for Aviation Recovery is due on 10 July.

# flights - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Over 1,200 flights in and out of Beijing cancelled as it aims to halt Covid-19 spread

The Chinese capital has enacted a number of measures to limit travel in and out of the city.

# flights - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Leading US airlines say passengers who don't wear face coverings may not be allowed to fly

Airlines said they will be “vigorously” enforcing face covering policies throughout the Covid-19 crisis.

# flights - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Four in five Ryanair passengers in UK still waiting on refunds on flights cancelled since March, survey finds

Ryanair said that customers “will be refunded in due course, once this unprecedented crisis is over”.

# flights - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Northern Ireland health minister 'shocked' by images of packed Aer Lingus flight

Photos seemed to show little evidence of social distancing on a flight from Belfast to London.

# flights - Thursday 23 April, 2020

'An idiotic idea': Michael O'Leary says Ryanair won't return to flying if middle seats must be left empty

The Ryanair Executive laid out plans for the airline’s recovery including plans to run 40% of flights in July.

# flights - Friday 3 April, 2020

Ryanair expects 'minimal, if any' flights during April and May as much of its fleet remains grounded

The company said that the number of passengers it carried in March was 48% lower than the same month last year.

# flights - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Emirates to cancel most passenger flights from Wednesday amid coronavirus pandemic

The company will also reduce salaries for the majority of its employees for three months but said it will not cut jobs.

# flights - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Closed borders and flight bans: Countries are taking extraordinary measures to tackle Covid-19

Countries are closing borders, banning foreigners and taking unprecedented steps to try to deal with Covid-19.

# flights - Monday 16 March, 2020

Simon Coveney: There is little certainty 'beyond Friday' about where planes will be flying to

The Tánaiste said that flights between Ireland and the UK would not be shut down.

# flights - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Ryanair reduces flights to Spain after country imposes lockdown to tackle coronavirus

Spain is the worst-hit country in Europe after Italy.

# flights - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Dutchman who caused 'pandemonium' with hoax Covid-19 claim on Amsterdam-Dublin flight jailed

Cabin crew began crying and passengers overheard and it caused upset, disruption and inconvenience.

# flights - Monday 2 March, 2020

Ryanair to cut 25% of Italian short-haul flights for three-week period in response to Covid-19

The cancellations will occur between Tuesday 17 March and Wednesday 8 April.

# flights - Monday 24 February, 2020

Canary Islands airports reopen after sandstorm closures

A number of Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights were cancelled over the weekend.

# flights - Monday 17 February, 2020

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

Some flights to and from Dublin Airport have been affected.

# flights - Monday 13 January, 2020

Storm Brendan: 32,000 still without power as Status Orange warning remains for five counties until midnight

A number of flights to and from Shannon Airport have been cancelled.

# flights - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Oireachtas spent over €207,000 on overseas travel in last 10 months

The cost includes more than €9,200 on business class flights to Paraguay for two senators.

# flights - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Ryanair announces new routes from Dublin and Cork

These new routes will bring Ryanair’s total routes from Ireland to 160.

# flights - Saturday 17 August, 2019

What went wrong with Norwegian Air's transatlantic dream?

The scrappy Scandi carrier had a bumpy ride in Ireland before the Boeing 737 Max grounding.

# flights - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Flights resume at Shannon Airport after five-hour suspension due to emergency incident

All passengers and crew have disembarked the plane safely.

# flights - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Norwegian Air to scrap its Ireland to North America flights from 15 September

The carrier is one of many airlines affected by the global grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX fleet.

# flights - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Dozens of British Airways flights cancelled after IT failure

More than 200 other flights have been delayed as a result of the issue.

# flights - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Aer Lingus customers sleep overnight at Lisbon Airport due to cancelled flight

The flight is not expected to depart until 7.50pm this evening.

# flights - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Ryanair is suing third-party flight booker Kiwi.com and Cologne airport

The airline has a long-standing policy of clamping down on sites that re-sell its fares.

# flights - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Complaint upheld after Aer Lingus advert about cost for pet travel 'likely to mislead'

The ASAI determined that the advertisement should not reappear in the current format.

# flights - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Calls for direct flights between Ireland and India

Ireland is home to 45,000 people from India.

# flights - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Aer Lingus will offer special rescue fares to passengers affected by WOW Air collapse

The budget airline had advised passengers to check available flights with all other airlines.

# flights - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Norwegian to operate Dreamliner from Dublin following suspension of Boeing 737 MAX

The Boeing 737 MAX fleet was suspended from European airspace yesterday.

# flights - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

No flights to or from Belgium due to strike; some Dublin flights cancelled

At least eight flights between Dublin and Belgium have been cancelled today as a result of the strike action.

# flights - Thursday 20 December, 2018

British army called in to hunt drones that left flights grounded at Gatwick

Two drones were first seen flying over the Gatwick Airport airfield at around 9pm yesterday evening.

# flights - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

UK aviation authority takes Ryanair to court over compensation claims

The CAA said that it was taking enforcement action against the budget airline after Ryanair’s decision not to compensate the customers who had flights cancelled.

# flights - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Knock-on delays at Dublin Airport after radar system fault

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

# flights - Monday 5 November, 2018

Ryanair website and app will be down from 5pm on Wednesday

You won’t be able to check in online or make new bookings for a 12-hour period from 5pm this Wednesday.

# flights - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Flight disruptions continue after Storm Ali led to over 80 cancellations in Dublin yesterday

Gusts of wind of up to 147km/h were recorded during yesterday’s Storm Ali.

# flights - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Ryanair to charge passengers between €6 and €10 for carry on luggage

New updated rules come into effect in November.

# flights - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Ryanair apologises after compensation cheques bounce

The cheques were sent to customers whose flights were delayed or cancelled.

# flights - Monday 13 August, 2018

Dublin Airport opens €16 million transfer facility for connecting passengers

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

# flights - Friday 10 August, 2018

Was your flight cancelled? Here are your rights

Over 1,000 Ryanair flights were cancelled across Europe today.

# flights - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Strike three: 16 Ryanair flights cancelled due to Irish pilots' 24-hour stoppage

Ryanair has warned that if the strikes continued, there could be job losses.

1 2 3 4 5