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#Flying High

# flying-high - Friday 12 May, 2017

'I wanted something new with Bray, next year we can challenge for the title’
# Gravy Train
From The42
# Gravy Train

'I wanted something new with Bray, next year we can challenge for the title’

May 12th 2017, 7:30 AM 3,758 Views 1 Comment

Anto Flood chats to The42 about making the move home from Australia, and deciding against a return to St Pat’s.

# flying-high - Monday 8 May, 2017

Irishman appointed interim CEO of Etihad Airways
# Flying High
# Flying High

Irishman appointed interim CEO of Etihad Airways

May 8th 2017, 7:41 PM 22,927 Views 4 Comments

Ray Gammell is taking over from President and CEO James Hogan, who is leaving in July.

# flying-high - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

One of the Toronto Blue Jays made an amazing flip over another player to score last night
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

One of the Toronto Blue Jays made an amazing flip over another player to score last night

Apr 26th 2017, 10:21 AM 5,215 Views 3 Comments

Chris Coghlan of the Blue Jays made one of the plays of the season.

# flying-high - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Defence Forces pilot suspended after admitting taking cocaine before random drug test
# Cocaine
# Cocaine

Defence Forces pilot suspended after admitting taking cocaine before random drug test

Apr 6th 2017, 10:34 AM 28,815 Views 89 Comments

The pilot is expected to resign this week.

# flying-high - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Impressive Donegal move joint-top after overcoming Tyrone
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Impressive Donegal move joint-top after overcoming Tyrone

Mar 18th 2017, 9:41 PM 10,603 Views 9 Comments

In awkward conditions of constant rain on a heavy pitch, the hosts’ fresh-faced panel showed its worth.

# flying-high - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

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 39,167 Views 54 Comments

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

# flying-high - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Landing a 737-800 is really hard - here's what happened when we tried
# Flying High
# Flying High

Landing a 737-800 is really hard - here's what happened when we tried

Feb 26th 2017, 9:30 PM 36,311 Views 24 Comments

We just avoided the grass.

# flying-high - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

'I've no hard feelings' - Duffy reacts to frosty reception on return to Ewood Park with first Brighton goal
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

'I've no hard feelings' - Duffy reacts to frosty reception on return to Ewood Park with first Brighton goal

Dec 14th 2016, 3:17 PM 5,150 Views 4 Comments

The Irish centre-half is enjoying life at the table-topping Seagulls.

# flying-high - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Jimmy Gopperth's exceptional form continues as he puts former team to the sword
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Jimmy Gopperth's exceptional form continues as he puts former team to the sword

Oct 30th 2016, 6:47 PM 12,657 Views 1 Comment

But there was concern for Marty Moore as he appeared to suffer a serious neck injury.

# flying-high - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Ireland's Stephanie Meadow remains in the hunt for her first professional win in Canada
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Ireland's Stephanie Meadow remains in the hunt for her first professional win in Canada

Aug 27th 2016, 9:59 AM 2,490 Views 0 Comments

The world number 419 is enjoying a good week.

# flying-high - Friday 26 August, 2016

Ryanair claims to be 'world's favourite airline' as passenger numbers soar
# High Flyers
# High Flyers

Ryanair claims to be 'world's favourite airline' as passenger numbers soar

Aug 26th 2016, 11:14 AM 16,326 Views 114 Comments

The latest consumer data put passenger numbers for Ryanair well above those of its competitors.

# flying-high - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

'Drunk' Canadian pilots released on bail in Scotland
# Paisley
# Paisley

'Drunk' Canadian pilots released on bail in Scotland

Jul 26th 2016, 4:25 PM 21,626 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested and charged last week.

# flying-high - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Bray Wanderers break club record with gutsy win against Harps
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Bray Wanderers break club record with gutsy win against Harps

Jul 16th 2016, 9:50 PM 7,180 Views 2 Comments

The Seagulls have now gone five games unbeaten and secured the three points tonight through Conor Kenna’s first-half strike.

# flying-high - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

An Irish pilot took his little brother on his first helicopter flight, and it'll warm your heart
# Flying High
From The Daily Edge
# Flying High

An Irish pilot took his little brother on his first helicopter flight, and it'll warm your heart

Jul 12th 2016, 8:22 AM 4,502 Views 0 Comments

His little face.

# flying-high - Monday 20 June, 2016

Lowry's brush with US Open glory sees him surge up world rankings - and earn a big cheque
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Lowry's brush with US Open glory sees him surge up world rankings - and earn a big cheque

Jun 20th 2016, 6:35 PM 17,086 Views 12 Comments

Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy has dropped outside the top three.

# flying-high - Friday 10 June, 2016

Davy Keogh says hello! A brief history of Irish flags on tour
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Davy Keogh says hello! A brief history of Irish flags on tour

Jun 10th 2016, 10:00 AM 7,995 Views 8 Comments

A few of our favourite flags from over the years.

# flying-high - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Ever wanted to be a pilot? Now's your chance
# Flying High
# Flying High

Ever wanted to be a pilot? Now's your chance

May 31st 2016, 4:05 PM 30,490 Views 27 Comments

CityJet are hiring ten.

# flying-high - Friday 1 January, 2016

A mam's heartfelt thank you to the air hostess who helped calm her baby is going viral
# Flying High
From The Daily Edge
# Flying High

A mam's heartfelt thank you to the air hostess who helped calm her baby is going viral

Jan 1st 2016, 9:41 AM 10,358 Views 6 Comments

A+ customer service.

# flying-high - Sunday 27 December, 2015

The days of the jumbo jet are coming to an end — here's a look back at its glory years
# Flying High
# Flying High

The days of the jumbo jet are coming to an end — here's a look back at its glory years

Dec 27th 2015, 8:15 AM 35,046 Views 22 Comments

Since its introduction in 1969, the Boeing 747 has transformed the way people travel.

# flying-high - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Can Leicester actually win the Premier League? Alex Ferguson believes so
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Can Leicester actually win the Premier League? Alex Ferguson believes so

Dec 8th 2015, 11:01 AM 5,780 Views 13 Comments

They couldn’t, could they?

# flying-high - Saturday 5 December, 2015

"Throwaway tickets" are a way of getting cheap flights - here's how they work
# Flying High
# Flying High

"Throwaway tickets" are a way of getting cheap flights - here's how they work

Dec 5th 2015, 8:00 PM 49,129 Views 9 Comments

Just don’t check in a bag.

Jamie Vardy won't be breaking Irishman Jimmy Dunne's record anytime soon as run ends
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Jamie Vardy won't be breaking Irishman Jimmy Dunne's record anytime soon as run ends

Dec 5th 2015, 6:00 PM 9,789 Views 11 Comments

However, Riyad Mahrez chipped in with a hat-trick to send Leicester City back to the top of the Premier League.

# flying-high - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

These are the 10 best airlines in the world
# Flying High
# Flying High

These are the 10 best airlines in the world

Jun 17th 2015, 1:06 PM 41,161 Views 36 Comments

Passengers across the world have had their say – and European carriers don’t get a look in.

# flying-high - Sunday 31 May, 2015

10 simple tips to make flying that bit easier
# Up In The Air
From The Daily Edge
# Up In The Air

10 simple tips to make flying that bit easier

May 31st 2015, 1:06 PM 11,888 Views 5 Comments

Make the travelling as pain free as possible.

# flying-high - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Cork City keep the pressure on Dundalk despite lack of sparkle at the Cross
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Cork City keep the pressure on Dundalk despite lack of sparkle at the Cross

Apr 21st 2015, 12:07 AM 4,263 Views 5 Comments

John Caulfield’s side were too strong for Longford Town.

# flying-high - Sunday 12 April, 2015

This man never has to pay for flights - here's why
# Flying High
# Flying High

This man never has to pay for flights - here's why

Apr 12th 2015, 5:00 PM 72,372 Views 30 Comments

It sounds complicated, but could save you loads.

# flying-high - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Video shows Prince Harry having a laugh flying upside down and twirling in the sky
# Flying High
# Flying High

Video shows Prince Harry having a laugh flying upside down and twirling in the sky

Apr 5th 2015, 12:28 PM 15,206 Views 60 Comments

The video was released to promote a programme that teaches veterans to fly.

# flying-high - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Michael O'Leary will be happy: There was a lot of good news for Ryanair today
# Flying High
# Flying High

Michael O'Leary will be happy: There was a lot of good news for Ryanair today

Mar 4th 2015, 3:50 PM 21,988 Views 42 Comments

The good times keep on rolling for the budget carrier

# flying-high - Monday 23 February, 2015

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'
# Turbulence
# Turbulence

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'

Feb 23rd 2015, 4:20 PM 10,083 Views 33 Comments

Ministers remain tight-lipped about the proposed sale of the government’s 25 per cent stake in the airline.

# flying-high - Monday 19 January, 2015

From a grass runway to 435m passengers: Dublin Airport has come a long way
# 75 Years
# 75 Years

From a grass runway to 435m passengers: Dublin Airport has come a long way

Jan 19th 2015, 11:57 AM 11,826 Views 13 Comments

Happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday dear Dublin Airport…

# flying-high - Friday 16 January, 2015

How often has this government used the country's jets?
# Flyin First Class
# Flyin First Class

How often has this government used the country's jets?

Jan 16th 2015, 6:45 AM 16,880 Views 53 Comments

Quite a bit, but the cabinet isn’t a fan of helicopters.

# flying-high - Monday 5 January, 2015

Michael O'Leary's piece of Ryanair was worth half a BILLION today as shares hit a new high
# Flying High
# Flying High

Michael O'Leary's piece of Ryanair was worth half a BILLION today as shares hit a new high

Jan 5th 2015, 2:50 PM 21,196 Views 79 Comments

It’s a good time to be the boss.

# flying-high - Sunday 14 December, 2014

This man says he's cracked how to fly first class for economy prices (he hasn't)
# Flying High
# Flying High

This man says he's cracked how to fly first class for economy prices (he hasn't)

Dec 14th 2014, 4:00 PM 28,161 Views 44 Comments

*Kind of. In a way. Not really at all, actually.

# flying-high - Sunday 23 November, 2014

These amazing colour photos show what luxury air travel was like 80 years ago
# Hey There Blimpy Boy
# Hey There Blimpy Boy

These amazing colour photos show what luxury air travel was like 80 years ago

Nov 23rd 2014, 4:00 PM 40,524 Views 18 Comments

Before the modern jumbo jet and its first class…

# flying-high - Monday 3 November, 2014

Being nicer is making more money for Ryanair
# Flying High
# Flying High

Being nicer is making more money for Ryanair

Nov 3rd 2014, 8:07 AM 14,035 Views 41 Comments

The company reckons they’ll make more money in the second half of the year as well.

# flying-high - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Southampton consolidate second place with victory over Hull
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Southampton consolidate second place with victory over Hull

Nov 1st 2014, 5:22 PM 3,117 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Everton could not find a way past a stubborn Swansea outfit.

# flying-high - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Flying could be about to get way more comfortable
# Legroom
# Legroom

Flying could be about to get way more comfortable

Oct 5th 2014, 4:00 PM 42,168 Views 25 Comments

Even in economy.

# flying-high - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Flying high... here's Croke Park before today's All-Ireland excitement
# Calm Before The Storm
# Calm Before The Storm

Flying high... here's Croke Park before today's All-Ireland excitement

Sep 21st 2014, 5:25 PM 15,104 Views 15 Comments

Lovely.

# flying-high - Friday 19 September, 2014

Fancy yourself as the next Michael O'Leary? New third-level courses could be for you
# Flying High
# Flying High

Fancy yourself as the next Michael O'Leary? New third-level courses could be for you

Sep 19th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,184 Views 12 Comments

DCU and the DAA have joined up to establish the Dublin Aviation Institute.

# flying-high - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Lower airfares from Dublin at risk as cold water poured on price plan
# Flying High
# Flying High

Lower airfares from Dublin at risk as cold water poured on price plan

Sep 10th 2014, 11:23 AM 11,908 Views 12 Comments

Aviation watchdog said airport’s license in danger if lower charges mean security cuts.