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# grounded - Sunday 9 August, 2020

From The42 Dustin Johnson eyes US PGA redemption Grounded

Dustin Johnson eyes US PGA redemption

The American will take a one-shot lead into the final round as he seeks to atone for a near miss a decade ago.

# grounded - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

From The42 'I’ve a new respect for how my parents work': Nguyen grounded as he targets Olympic shock Grounded

'I’ve a new respect for how my parents work': Nguyen grounded as he targets Olympic shock

The Dubliner is on course to qualify for Tokyo and is intent on making his mark at the rescheduled Olympics

# grounded - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

'Closed for business': Ryanair takes aim at travel quarantine as it cuts 1,000 Ireland-UK flights

The cut for August and September comes less than two weeks after Ryanair ramped up its flights for the summer.

# grounded - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

CityJet's Dublin pilots to protest at airline's Irish HQ

Fórsa says it has put forward a range of proposals aimed at securing pilot roles in Dublin

# grounded - Saturday 20 June, 2020

From The42 Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo Grounded

Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo

Under very different circumstances, this weekend would have been the central focus of Ireland’s Sevens season.

# grounded - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'Unprecedent collapse' in overseas visitors as air and sea travel fall 99% in April

Just 16,100 people arrived in Ireland last month, according to the CSO.

# grounded - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Ryanair to ground 90% of its fleet

The airline will operate 13 daily or weekly routes from Dublin.

# grounded - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Ryanair expects flights to be grounded from today and warns it could last until May

Ryanair has offered its planes for rescue flights and for the transport of medicine.

# grounded - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Ryanair cuts flights by over 80% from midnight, expects most flights grounded by next Tuesday

The airline is asking customers not to phone its call centres.

# grounded - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Ryanair cancels all flights to and from Poland in response to ban on foreign travellers

The airline has said it will contact affected passengers in the wake of the measure.

# grounded - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Prince William shows off juggling skills as he celebrates Galway's year as European Capital of Culture

Galway will see over 1,900 events across more than 150 projects during 2020.

British airline Flybe goes into administration; all its flights are cancelled

Any passengers due to fly with Flybe are being advised not to go to the airport unless they have an alternative flight arranged.

# grounded - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Boeing pushes expected 737 Max return until this summer, months later than anticipated

Boeing does not expected federal regulators to approve its changes to the 373 Max until the summer.

# grounded - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Boeing recommends using 737 Max simulator training before returning grounded planes to service

Two deadly crashes put the plane model out of action for months.

# grounded - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Boeing to suspend production of 737 MAX jets, putting future of plane in doubt

Boeing has said it will be a temporary suspension of production.

# grounded - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Boeing reports structural cracks in up to 50 of its 737 NG planes

Australia’s Qantas airline is the latest airline to ground its fleet of the 737 NG planes.

# grounded - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights

Two routes have been cut from Belfast City Airport.

Cathay Pacific announces it is suspending its Dublin-Hong Kong service

The non-stop flights will be shelved from November until March 2020.

# grounded - Monday 9 September, 2019

Several Irish flights affected after British Airways cancels UK services over pilot pay dispute

The carrier is currently locked in a pay dispute with its 4,300 pilots.

# grounded - Monday 5 August, 2019

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid

His plan was apparently to leave his 19-year-old daughter inside the jail.

# grounded - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Aer Lingus customers sleep overnight at Lisbon Airport due to cancelled flight

The flight is not expected to depart until 7.50pm this evening.

# grounded - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

German airport worker crashes van into Angela Merkel's plane while attempting to take a picture of it

The incident happened at Dortmund Airport yesterday.

# grounded - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Aviation Commission issues passenger advice following WOW Air collapse

The Icelandic airline announced it had ceased operation this morning.

# grounded - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

US orders review into how Boeing 737 Max got license to operate

The Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft was involved in two fatal accidents within five months.

# grounded - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Boeing recommends suspension of global 737 Max aircraft fleet amid safety concerns

The suspension follows days of speculation about the safety of the aircraft.

Explainer: Why are aviation officials grounding the Boeing 737 Max across Europe?

Authorities around the world have grounded the Boeing Max 737 following a crash on Sunday.

# grounded - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Singapore joins list of countries to ban use of 737 Max planes following Ethiopia Airlines crash

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

# grounded - Sunday 17 February, 2019

British airline Flybmi blames Brexit as it announces it will cease operations

The airline had been unable to secure post-Brexit flying contracts in Europe.

# grounded - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Airbus announces it will stop producing A380, the world's largest passenger airliner

The airliner, which has been in operation for more than a decade, will cease deliveries in 2021.

# grounded - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

From The42 'I'm not expecting to score eight tries this year' - Stockdale stays grounded Looking Up

'I'm not expecting to score eight tries this year' - Stockdale stays grounded

The 22-year-old Ireland wing enjoyed a remarkable 2018.

# grounded - Friday 21 December, 2018

People told to report illegal use of drones amid concerns Irish airport could be hit like Gatwick

Hundreds of flights were cancelled and more than 100,000 passengers affected.

# grounded - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Flights resume at Dublin Airport after plane becomes disabled on main runway

The airport’s main runway reopened shortly after 2.30pm.

# grounded - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Knock-on delays at Dublin Airport after radar system fault

Flights going in and out of Dublin Airport were suspended for approximately an hour.

# grounded - Friday 9 November, 2018

# grounded - Monday 5 November, 2018

Ryanair website and app will be down from 5pm on Wednesday

You won’t be able to check in online or make new bookings for a 12-hour period from 5pm this Wednesday.

# grounded - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'Simple software issue' most likely the cause of last night's Irish airspace closure

Air travel over much of Ireland was suspended for around two hours during a “systems failure” last night.

# grounded - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Ryanair cabin crew are pushing ahead with 'the biggest strike in the company's history'

Staff across mainland Europe will stage a stoppage on 28 September.

# grounded - Friday 10 August, 2018

Was your flight cancelled? Here are your rights

Over 1,000 Ryanair flights were cancelled across Europe today.

# grounded - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Hundreds of Ryanair flights cancelled as German and Dutch pilots join strike

The airline said strike action on Friday is “unnecessary”.

# grounded - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Irish Ryanair pilots to hold further one-day strike on Friday 10 August

The airline has called the strike action “irresponsible”.

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