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Ryanair flights cancelled due to air traffic controller strike
# Europe
# Europe

Ryanair flights cancelled due to air traffic controller strike

Updated Jun 23rd 2018, 1:53 PM 72,076 Views 51 Comments

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

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

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

May 27th 2018, 1:00 PM 28,778 Views 30 Comments

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

Want to check-in early for a Ryanair flight? You're going to have to pay for an allocated seat
# I'm Checkin In
# I'm Checkin In

Want to check-in early for a Ryanair flight? You're going to have to pay for an allocated seat

May 15th 2018, 9:05 AM 85,744 Views 71 Comments

The new rules come into effect next month.

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

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

Apr 19th 2018, 6:01 PM 27,901 Views 52 Comments

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

Flights to resume at Stansted Airport after bus fire forced cancellations
# Delays
# Delays

Flights to resume at Stansted Airport after bus fire forced cancellations

Mar 31st 2018, 8:06 AM 8,719 Views 3 Comments

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

Irish flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike over pay
# Disruption
# Disruption

Irish flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike over pay

Mar 22nd 2018, 9:28 AM 18,402 Views 19 Comments

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

Aer Lingus apologises after people spend night in airport due to flight cancellations
# Gatwick To Dublin
# Gatwick To Dublin

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

Mar 19th 2018, 9:13 PM 53,679 Views 33 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 2nd 2018, 10:45 PM 79,561 Views 50 Comments

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

Here are your rights if your flight gets cancelled
# Grounded
# Grounded

Here are your rights if your flight gets cancelled

Feb 28th 2018, 2:03 PM 40,851 Views 12 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 8th 2018, 5:46 PM 65,326 Views 69 Comments

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

Ryanair applies for UK licence ahead of Brexit
# Brexit Ready
# Brexit Ready

Ryanair applies for UK licence ahead of Brexit

Jan 2nd 2018, 8:18 PM 21,429 Views 22 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 23rd 2017, 1:01 PM 32,110 Views 7 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 16th 2017, 2:12 PM 24,616 Views 6 Comments

Cork Airport has cancelled all departures.

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

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

Oct 4th 2017, 9:32 AM 11,001 Views 44 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 29th 2017, 4:45 PM 23,379 Views 60 Comments

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

Ryanair cancels 22 flights a week to and from Dublin
# Grounded
# Grounded

Ryanair cancels 22 flights a week to and from Dublin

Sep 28th 2017, 2:41 PM 34,133 Views 66 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 21st 2017, 8:23 AM 24,582 Views 104 Comments

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

Half of people would still book with Ryanair despite cancelled flights
# Poll
# Poll

Half of people would still book with Ryanair despite cancelled flights

Sep 18th 2017, 9:44 PM 17,666 Views 68 Comments

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
# Grounded
# Grounded

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

Sep 18th 2017, 6:31 PM 59,602 Views 40 Comments

Affected customers will be offered refunds or alternative flights.

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

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

Sep 18th 2017, 1:02 PM 37,439 Views 59 Comments

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
# Payback
# Payback

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

Sep 18th 2017, 10:35 AM 47,767 Views 98 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 15th 2017, 6:32 PM 86,878 Views 91 Comments

The airline says the move is to improve its punctuality.

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

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

Sep 6th 2017, 8:36 AM 39,871 Views 81 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 2nd 2017, 6:00 AM 72,376 Views 115 Comments

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

First-ever Cork to Boston flight takes off
# Norwegian Air
# Norwegian Air

First-ever Cork to Boston flight takes off

Jul 1st 2017, 4:32 PM 41,789 Views 61 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 20th 2017, 2:25 PM 68,075 Views 45 Comments

It’s too hot for some craft to operate.

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 21,558 Views 36 Comments

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

New Cork to Zurich flight route opens today
# A Big Plus
# A Big Plus

New Cork to Zurich flight route opens today

Jun 2nd 2017, 2:28 PM 13,546 Views 23 Comments

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

Transatlantic flight diverts to Shannon as man suffers heart attack
# Shannon
# Shannon

Transatlantic flight diverts to Shannon as man suffers heart attack

May 29th 2017, 3:45 PM 13,780 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

May 27th 2017, 1:33 PM 32,393 Views 28 Comments

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

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

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

May 6th 2017, 8:15 PM 9,742 Views 7 Comments

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

Dublin is getting a new air route - and a new way to fly to Australia
# Doha Little Dance
# Doha Little Dance

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

Apr 19th 2017, 8:26 AM 63,393 Views 73 Comments

It will also be Qatar Airways’ first Irish route.

Banning laptops on flights was prompted by 'credible' reports of potential IS attacks
# US-bound
# US-bound

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

Mar 22nd 2017, 1:32 PM 9,693 Views 17 Comments

Affected airlines have until Saturday to implement the restrictions.

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

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

Mar 14th 2017, 9:06 AM 21,017 Views 14 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 7th 2017, 6:13 AM 39,229 Views 54 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 5th 2017, 6:47 PM 46,389 Views 15 Comments

Flights overflying France are also affected.

Here's why foreign airlines are queuing to set up operations in Ireland
# Transport
# Transport

Here's why foreign airlines are queuing to set up operations in Ireland

Feb 5th 2017, 8:45 AM 49,778 Views 40 Comments

Sweden’s SAS airline is the latest carrier to apply for an Irish air operators licence.

Weather warnings in place as people urged to check status of flights
# Snow
# Snow

Weather warnings in place as people urged to check status of flights

Jan 12th 2017, 6:37 PM 33,936 Views 22 Comments

Passengers have been advised to contact their airlines.

Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead
# Boston And New York
# Boston And New York

Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead

Dec 2nd 2016, 11:13 PM 20,912 Views 40 Comments

The US Department of Transportation has granted a permit to Norwegian Air International after several delays.

Qatar Airways to launch Dublin to Doha route
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

Qatar Airways to launch Dublin to Doha route

Nov 28th 2016, 9:40 PM 17,881 Views 31 Comments

The flights will begin in 2017 or 2018.