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#Flights

# flights - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Ryanair launches new Shannon route to Alicante

The Shannon to Alicante service has not operated since 2010.

# flights - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Armed robbery in Coolock causes three Dublin flights to be diverted to Shannon

The DAA said an Aer Lingus flight from Gatwick, an Aer Lingus Flight from Brussels and a Ryanair flight from Las Palmas were all diverted to Shannon.

# flights - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Stuck in the mud: Poland airport closes as plane skids off runway

Last night’s flight to Dublin was delayed as a result.

# flights - Monday 11 March, 2013

15% more people from Northern Ireland used Dublin Airport in 2012 DAA

15% more people from Northern Ireland used Dublin Airport in 2012

The number of Northern Ireland-based passengers using Dublin Airport has almost doubled since 2010.

# flights - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Aer Lingus passenger numbers fall in February, blames leap year

Aer Lingus has flown nearly 1.3 million passengers so far this year.

# flights - Sunday 24 February, 2013

This gadget prevents plane seat in front of you from reclining… Upright Position This post contains a poll

This gadget prevents plane seat in front of you from reclining…

…But is it fair to use it?

# flights - Friday 8 February, 2013

Transatlantic flights affected by storm on US east coast

The airline said that people due to depart Boston or New York today or tomorrow can rebook their flights on certain dates at no extra charge.

# flights - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Irish pilots 'fear air crash' due to fatigue

The Irish Airline Pilots Association said that it was concerned that the European Aviation Safety Authority was not using certain scientific recommendations on its proposed EU Flight Time Limitations.

# flights - Monday 28 January, 2013

Trips to Ireland up 5 per cent in last quarter of 2012

Trips by residents coming from North America increased by 14.2 per cent to 201,300 while visits from Britain fell.

# flights - Friday 25 January, 2013

Flights cancelled as German airport staff strike

Today marks the second day of the strike at two German airports.

# flights - Monday 21 January, 2013

Travel warning as flights affected by bad weather around Europe

Bad weather around Europe has led to airlines cancelling a number of flights today.

# flights - Saturday 19 January, 2013

More UK flights cancelled due to heavy snowfall and ice

Hundreds of stranded passengers slept at Heathrow Airport overnight after almost 400 flights were cancelled yesterday.

# flights - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Ryanair announces new bases in Morocco

The bases will offer 11 new routes and create up to 2,500 jobs in Morocco.

# flights - Monday 14 January, 2013

IAA: 2013 another "tough year" for Irish aviation industry

However, Irish air traffic has returned to ‘modest growth’ in 2012, and there are signs that a more consistent growth will emerge, said the Irish Aviation Authority.

# flights - Monday 31 December, 2012

From The42 Have boots, will travel: 6 sporting trips to take in 2013 Flightplan

Have boots, will travel: 6 sporting trips to take in 2013

We mark your sporting calendar and give you a couple of resolutions you may actually enjoy.

# flights - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Flights in Irish airspace increase in October

What was the busiest day for flights last month?

# flights - Monday 5 November, 2012

New Philadelphia - Shannon air route welcomed

US Airways has announced that the new route will commence on 23 May next year.

# flights - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Transatlantic flights impacted by superstorm

Passengers have been advised to check with their airline before travelling to the airport.

# flights - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Powerful typhoon hits Japan mainland

A 29-year-old man was swept away by high waves when Jelawat hit Okinawa and was later confirmed dead, while at least 140 people were injured.

# flights - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Airline launches child-free zone on flights No Kids This post contains a poll

Airline launches child-free zone on flights

Only those over the age of 12 may sit in first seven rows on AirAsia X planes from next February.

# flights - Thursday 20 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge One Direction have made €124m. How many bottles of Clearasil will that buy? Give Us A Lend This post contains images

One Direction have made €124m. How many bottles of Clearasil will that buy?

What else could they spend all that cash on?

# flights - Monday 17 September, 2012

Ryanair sees record August passenger numbers

8.9 million passengers travelled with Ryanair in August, with 25 million using the airline company over the summer months

# flights - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Increase in Irish air traffic last month

According to the IAA, there was an average of 1,590 daily flights during August 2012. But what was the busiest day?

# flights - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Lufthansa cabin crews go on strike

The crew were called on to strike again today by the Independent Flight Attendants Organisation. The dispute centres on a pay rise and the use of temporary cabin staff.

# flights - Sunday 26 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# flights - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

British Airways to double number of Dublin-Heathrow flights

Service in winter 2012 will see a new 6.25am flight for the really eager flier…

# flights - Sunday 12 August, 2012

5 alternative sixth year holiday ideas Celebrations This post contains videos

5 alternative sixth year holiday ideas

Leaving Certificate students have worked hard, now where are they going to play hard? Here are some less than ordinary sixth year holiday destinations.

# flights - Thursday 2 August, 2012

'Valid' air passenger complaints up 137 per cent

While overall level of complaints fell in 2011, the Commission for Aviation Regulation says number coming under its responsibility grew.

# flights - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Ryanair's next big idea: bigger doors on planes so people can board faster

“We want two people to walk through the door,” says Ryanair’s Chief Financial Officer.

'Reject Ryanair offer', Aer Lingus advises shareholders

Corporate letter to airline’s shareholders urges them to reject takeover bid by rival Ryanair.

# flights - Monday 30 July, 2012

Aer Lingus announces partnership deal with Etihad

Airlines have reached a new interline and code-share agreements to expand route choices for their customers.

# flights - Friday 20 July, 2012

From The42 Double standards: Australian women's basketball team fly economy as men travel business class London 2012

Double standards: Australian women's basketball team fly economy as men travel business class

The Sports Minister in Oz has called for a review after outcry over gender inequality in Olympics build-up.

# flights - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Ryanair flights to Rome temporarily switched to Fiumicino in September

Runway maintenance at Ciampino Airport means a switch in location for Ryanair flights from 24 September to 2 October.

# flights - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Number of flights in Irish airspace continues to fall

Fewer flights into and out of each of the three state airports last month.

# flights - Friday 18 May, 2012

Ryanair say: Usual fees WILL apply this weekend.

Mixed messages from Ryanair: Their spokesperson said this week no exceptions would be made; email to customers said airport check-in fee would be waived.

Flying with Ryanair this weekend? You should read this…

The airline’s website will be inaccessible for an extended period of time over the weekend – meaning passengers may have to check-in online earlier than planned.

# flights - Monday 14 May, 2012

International flights down 3 per cent at Dublin, Cork and Shannon

IAA figures show that total flights in Irish airspace fell by 1.2 per cent last month compared to April 2011.

# flights - Friday 4 May, 2012

BMI Baby to end some flights to Ireland West Airport

The airline is to cease flights between the former Knock Airport and Birmingham from June.

# flights - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Aer Lingus Q1 loss down 38 per cent to €36m

Airline says its long-haul services performed strongly, but that short-haul route performance was weaker than expected.

# flights - Thursday 19 April, 2012

From The42 Get in there: Programme seller job may be just the ticket for Leinster semi-final Who Wants It?

Get in there: Programme seller job may be just the ticket for Leinster semi-final

Publishing company looks for eager beavers to sell official match magazines at the Heineken Cup knock-out in Bordeaux.