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#Flights

# flights - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Poll: Have the Ryanair strikes affected your decision to fly with them? Grounded This post contains a poll

Poll: Have the Ryanair strikes affected your decision to fly with them?

Ryanair has had a tumultuous relationship with unions – and announced its intention to recognise trade unions just last year.

# flights - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Ryanair to cancel more flights over planned strike action

The airline urged pilots to reconsider plans to strike next Tuesday.

# flights - Saturday 14 July, 2018

The first space tourist flights could happen over the next year

Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin are racing to be the first to finish their tests.

# flights - Friday 29 June, 2018

Aer Lingus offers free flight swap to customers affected by French air traffic control strike this weekend

The offer is is for continental Europe flights due to take off this weekend.

# flights - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Ryanair flights cancelled due to air traffic controller strike

Aer Lingus has also warned about potential disruptions to its flights this weekend.

# flights - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Emirates has put off plans for a third Dublin-Dubai flight due to some 'pain points'

The Gulf airline put the extra service on ice due to ‘infrastructural issues’.

# flights - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

# flights - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Passengers warned to 'put down phones and listen' to safety demos after Southwest Airlines accident

Photos emerged online this week of passengers using their oxygen masks incorrectly during an emergency Southwest Airlines landing.

# flights - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Flights to resume at Stansted Airport after bus fire forced cancellations

A shuttle bus was engulfed in flames outside the terminal building yesterday.

# flights - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Irish flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike over pay

Severe weather in the east of the US is also causing disruption for Irish passengers this morning.

# flights - Monday 19 March, 2018

Aer Lingus apologises after people spend night in airport due to flight cancellations

The flights were cancelled due to “lengthy waiting times for de-icing”.

# flights - Friday 2 March, 2018

What's running in the morning: Dublin flights cancelled, no trains and no Luas service for now

The transport services said that these were subject to change depending on the severity of the weather in the morning.

# flights - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Here are your rights if your flight gets cancelled

The Beast from the East has affected flights at a number of airports.

# flights - Monday 8 January, 2018

Ryanair says 'non-priority boarding' customers will have to place second carry-on bag in hold

The move is a bid to “speed up the boarding of flights and eliminate flight delays”.

# flights - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Ryanair applies for UK licence ahead of Brexit

Other airlines have made similar moves amid concerns that Brexit could severely disrupt air traffic between Britain and continental Europe.

# flights - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Irish flights among cancellations after plane goes off runway at Bristol Airport

No-one was hurt in the incident, but there have been dozens of flight delays.

# flights - Monday 16 October, 2017

Flight chaos and cancellations but some Irish airports defy 122 km/h winds to stay open

Cork Airport has cancelled all departures.

# flights - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

'This company has simply treated passengers abysmally': Ryanair criticised in EU Parliament

The airline was criticised it on numerous fronts for its treatment of its workers and passengers.

# flights - Friday 29 September, 2017

Ahead of 5pm deadline, Ryanair confirms it will re-route customers on rival airlines

The low budget airline had been given a deadline of 5pm this evening to correct its compensation policy for passengers.

# flights - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Ryanair cancels 22 flights a week to and from Dublin

The airline said that it would be cancelling the flights between November and March as part of the widespread cancellations announced yesterday.

# flights - Thursday 21 September, 2017

More flight cancellations could be on the way as nearly half of Ryanair pilots reject bonuses

A number of staff at the airline have rejected a bonus offer from management.

# flights - Monday 18 September, 2017

Half of people would still book with Ryanair despite cancelled flights

The airline is cancelling up to 50 flights a day until the end of October.

Here's a list of the upcoming flights cancelled by Ryanair

Affected customers will be offered refunds or alternative flights.

Explainer: Here's what to do if Ryanair cancels your flight

Up to 50 flights a day will be cancelled over the next six weeks.

140 Ryanair pilots have left for a competitor in the last year

Ryanair plans to cancel 40-50 flights daily for the next six weeks.

# flights - Friday 15 September, 2017

Ryanair plans to cancel 40-50 flights a day for next six weeks

The airline says the move is to improve its punctuality.

# flights - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Only one small bag to be permitted on board as Ryanair axes second free carry-on policy

Ryanair has increased check-in bag sizes from 15kg to 20kg.

# flights - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Ryanair denies splitting up families on flights, but customers are not happy

Passengers are being charged extra to sit together, but the airline has denied changing its policy.

# flights - Saturday 1 July, 2017

First-ever Cork to Boston flight takes off

The new service will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

# flights - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

It's so hot in Phoenix, planes aren't allowed fly

It’s too hot for some craft to operate.

Dublin is getting a new air route to London

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

# flights - Friday 2 June, 2017

New Cork to Zurich flight route opens today

The twice-weekly flights will operate until September, with a view to them being extended if the route is popular.

# flights - Monday 29 May, 2017

Transatlantic flight diverts to Shannon as man suffers heart attack

A young girl also had a fit on the flight and required medical attention.

# flights - Saturday 27 May, 2017

British Airways cancels all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick after massive IT failure

Some passengers have suggested that the outage was caused by a lightning strike.

# flights - Saturday 6 May, 2017

India plans to create a national 'no-fly list' of unruly passengers

The move comes after a lawmaker made headlines for repeatedly striking a steward on an Air India flight.

# flights - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Dublin is getting a new air route - and a new way to fly to Australia

It will also be Qatar Airways’ first Irish route.

# flights - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Banning laptops on flights was prompted by 'credible' reports of potential IS attacks

Affected airlines have until Saturday to implement the restrictions.

# flights - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Flights from Dublin Airport to US cancelled as Storm Stella hits the east coast

Thousands of flights have been cancelled and schools closed in the US, as the storm drops snow and sleet across the region.

# flights - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Aer Lingus is getting seven brand new planes for flights to the US

The planes usually cost around $115 million each, but are being “dry leased” by IAG.

# flights - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Due to fly this week? Airlines are warning 1,000 flights could be cancelled

Flights overflying France are also affected.