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#Flying

# flying - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people crashed - Reports

Storms were reported in the area when the plane went missing last night

# flying - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Game of Thrones' Maisie Williams blasts British Airways in Twitter rant Revenge Is Tweet

Game of Thrones' Maisie Williams blasts British Airways in Twitter rant

The 17-year-old actress was denied access to the business class lounge and now she wants REVENGE.

# flying - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Airbus patents new "moped-style" aeroplane seats

They look really, really uncomfortable.

# flying - Friday 11 July, 2014

Opinion: Don't let your fear of flying ruin your holiday – follow these tips

You deserve those stress-free days on a sun-kissed beach: don’t let an irrational fear get in the way.

# flying - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 ways the airport turns people into monsters Air Rage

7 ways the airport turns people into monsters

Go in a normal human being. Come out a BEAST.

# flying - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From The42 Guillermo Ochoa just produced the best save of the World Cup so far Good Hands

# flying - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

What's the world's most popular international airline?

The answer might surprise you.

# flying - Monday 2 June, 2014

Infographic: Here's everything the Irish Air Corps has done this year

Over 6,000 take-offs and landings at Casement Aerodome, 32 personnel overseas, 115 escorts and more…

# flying - Saturday 24 May, 2014

# flying - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Ryanair hits back at 'Aer Lingus strike price hike' accusation

The company says that higher prices on the day of the proposed Aer Lingus strike are to do with interest in the flights.

# flying - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

There were 1,613 flights in Irish airspace on last month's busiest day

Air traffic figures for April show an increase at all three airports with Shannon seeing a significant rise of over 30 per cent.

# flying - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Plane diverted to Dublin Airport after flight attendants report illnesses

Reports suggest that the crew fell ill early in the flight.

# flying - Friday 9 May, 2014

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote for industrial action

Impact says the ballot shows the “frustration” of cabin crew.

# flying - Friday 11 April, 2014

Yep, Amazon is still working on unmanned flying drones

In its annual letter to shareholders, Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos also announced a new scheme which would pay unhappy employees $2,000 to leave the company in their first year.

# flying - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Fear of flying course booked up till July, but is it due to missing flight MH370?

The missing Malaysian Airlines flight raises people’s fears about flying, said Micheal Comyn, adding that people shouldn’t be jumping to conclusions.

# flying - Saturday 29 March, 2014

These are officially the 10 best airports to have a long stopover in

We want to go to Singapore just to visit the airport.

# flying - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Poll: Do plane incidents make you nervous about flying? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do plane incidents make you nervous about flying?

The disappearance of Flight MH370 has been one of the most major airline incidents in recent years.

# flying - Friday 21 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 15 signs you are a seasoned Ryanair veteran Ryanair

15 signs you are a seasoned Ryanair veteran

We can help each other through this.

# flying - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

How come pilots can turn off a plane's communication systems?

One of the mysterious elements of the missing Malaysia plane story is that someone shut down the aircraft’s communications system. Why is this allowed?

# flying - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 ways Ryanair's fully allocated seating will change your life Up In The Air

6 ways Ryanair's fully allocated seating will change your life

These flights, they are a’changing.

# flying - Thursday 9 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here are the best questions and answers from this afternoon's #askryanair session Ask Ryanair

Here are the best questions and answers from this afternoon's #askryanair session

Any chance you’d dull down the yellow, Michael?

# flying - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Parody song perfectly sums up the experience of flying Ryanair You'll Be Back

Parody song perfectly sums up the experience of flying Ryanair

Now showing at a gate that couldn’t be further away.

# flying - Saturday 30 November, 2013

The world's longest commercial flight has been cancelled

The world's longest commercial flight has been cancelled

Stopover in sight for those who once could hop on the 10,000-mile flight from Newark in New York to Changi in Singapore.

# flying - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Skydivers record terrifying collision between two planes Close Call

Skydivers record terrifying collision between two planes

Two planes collided at 12,000 feet and incredibly, everyone survived.

# flying - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Just five clicks to book a Ryanair flight as part of website changes

The airline today also removed its much maligned Recaptcha security feature.

# flying - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Virgin America's airline safety video is brilliantly fabulous Fasten Your Seatbelt

# flying - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

6 of the best things to come from Newcastle

Whey aye, man.

# flying - Friday 4 October, 2013

Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise

More than 60,000 passengers travelled through the airport last month.

Aer Lingus passenger numbers down in September

There was growth in some areas with a surge in the number of long-haul passengers.

# flying - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 intensely irritating rules you're forced to follow when travelling by plane Air Rage

9 intensely irritating rules you're forced to follow when travelling by plane

What used to be exciting and glamorous is now… well… not.

# flying - Monday 16 September, 2013

Watch: This video will make you wish FlightFest happened every weekend

Dylan Murphy put together this footage of the airshow yesterday, which saw dozens of planes fly low over Dublin.

# flying - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Flightfest is kicking off about now, here’s what will be flying over your head NECK CRAMP This post contains images

Flightfest is kicking off about now, here’s what will be flying over your head

More than 30 aircraft will be flying low over Dublin today.

# flying - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The Guide to Long Haul Flights Sponsored By Emirates

The Guide to Long Haul Flights

Planning on taking some holidays? Read this before you jet off.

# flying - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Talks to avoid strike action by Aer Arann underway

Aer Arann management and pilot representatives commenced their talks earlier this evening.

# flying - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Over two million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month

New figures show a seven per cent increase on passenger numbers when compared to the same period last year.

# flying - Friday 21 June, 2013

Could this solar-powered plane allow us to fly without fuel?

A 13-year-old project, privately funded in Switzerland, has seen a plane flying across America – by day AND by night.

# flying - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge There are now flying bicycles and you can fund them Bike In The Sky This post contains videos

There are now flying bicycles and you can fund them

No need to wait in traffic any longer.

# flying - Sunday 16 June, 2013

One in five parents to take children out of school early for holidays

The average primary school pupil misses 11 out of 183 days of a school year.

# flying - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

US airport shut because of 'serious threat'

Richmond International Airport was evacuated as sniffer dogs searched the complex.

# flying - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Men drink, while women take medication to calm fear of flying

More than 20 per cent of women have a fear of flying compared with just 12 per cent of men.