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# grounded - Friday 20 May, 2016

A mam lost the rag at a complete stranger after mistaking his number for her son's
# Grounded
From The Daily Edge
# Grounded

A mam lost the rag at a complete stranger after mistaking his number for her son's

May 20th 2016, 6:10 PM 11,669 Views 7 Comments

“U said u would be home and now I am ANGRY!!!!!”

# grounded - Thursday 12 May, 2016

The only route from Cork to London City is to be cancelled
# Grounded
# Grounded

The only route from Cork to London City is to be cancelled

May 12th 2016, 7:40 PM 24,260 Views 35 Comments

CityJet says there simply isn’t the demand to sustain the route.

# grounded - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Irish travellers hoping to avoid worst of major European flight disruption
# Grounded
# Grounded

Irish travellers hoping to avoid worst of major European flight disruption

Apr 27th 2016, 10:26 AM 29,177 Views 18 Comments

Air traffic staff in the country will be on strike today.

# grounded - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Cancelled Donegal flight leaves cancer patient stranded
# Grounded
# Grounded

Cancelled Donegal flight leaves cancer patient stranded

Jan 28th 2016, 6:06 PM 37,429 Views 67 Comments

Margaret Gallagher was unable to attend a treatment session in Cork last week.

# grounded - Saturday 23 January, 2016

This little kid wasn't allowed to watch any TV... so he resorted to desperate measures
# Kids Today
From The Daily Edge
# Kids Today

This little kid wasn't allowed to watch any TV... so he resorted to desperate measures

Jan 23rd 2016, 9:23 AM 7,492 Views 6 Comments

Desperate times, etc.

# grounded - Saturday 26 December, 2015

'The atmosphere and the tradition lured me in from a very young age' - John Giles on Dalymount
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From The42
# Grounded

'The atmosphere and the tradition lured me in from a very young age' - John Giles on Dalymount

Dec 26th 2015, 1:00 PM 5,891 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland legend on the Phibsboro ground.

# grounded - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Connacht stuck in Siberia for another night after technical fault delays journey home
# Grounded
From The42
# Grounded

Connacht stuck in Siberia for another night after technical fault delays journey home

Nov 14th 2015, 4:48 PM 12,976 Views 6 Comments

Pat Lam’s side will spend another night in the Russian city.

# grounded - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Meet the pregnant F-16 fighter flying drones in the Las Vegas desert
# Drone Warfare
# Drone Warfare

Meet the pregnant F-16 fighter flying drones in the Las Vegas desert

Sep 5th 2015, 9:45 AM 20,227 Views 29 Comments

She’s the main character in one-woman show Grounded, in the Tiger Fringe this month.

# grounded - Monday 8 June, 2015

Flight to Dublin forced to turn back - because of a bee
# Queen Of The Skies
# Queen Of The Skies

Flight to Dublin forced to turn back - because of a bee

Jun 8th 2015, 8:13 AM 25,082 Views 35 Comments

It was a Flybe flight. Seriously.

# grounded - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested
# Grounded
# Grounded

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested

May 24th 2015, 12:18 PM 41,076 Views 35 Comments

In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.

# grounded - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Dozens of flights grounded - because an iPad app had a glitch
# App-ocalypse
# App-ocalypse

Dozens of flights grounded - because an iPad app had a glitch

Apr 29th 2015, 10:17 PM 33,366 Views 20 Comments

Eh…..whoops?

# grounded - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe (and it will be worse tomorrow)
# Not At All Nice
# Not At All Nice

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe (and it will be worse tomorrow)

Apr 8th 2015, 5:54 PM 29,312 Views 25 Comments

Air traffic controllers in France are on strike. Here’s how it’s been affecting flights so far…

# grounded - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Virgin: 'Selling Aer Lingus will be bad news for customers'
# Grounded
# Grounded

Virgin: 'Selling Aer Lingus will be bad news for customers'

Mar 21st 2015, 11:02 AM 11,911 Views 18 Comments

Ticket prices will go up and quality of service will go down, the airline believes.

# grounded - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

No deal: The government is playing hardball over the Aer Lingus sale
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# Grounded

No deal: The government is playing hardball over the Aer Lingus sale

Feb 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 19,498 Views 143 Comments

The Transport Minister wants a longer guarantee on the airline’s Heathrow slots

# grounded - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Aer Lingus is seeking voluntary redundancies
# Turnover
# Turnover

Aer Lingus is seeking voluntary redundancies

Feb 3rd 2015, 11:15 AM 15,038 Views 36 Comments

But it’s nothing to do with the takeover bid.

# grounded - Friday 12 December, 2014

Knock-on delays at Irish airports after London computer meltdown
# Happy Christmas
# Happy Christmas

Knock-on delays at Irish airports after London computer meltdown

Dec 12th 2014, 11:05 PM 21,977 Views 28 Comments

Heading to the airport? Check your flight status before you leave the house.

# grounded - Monday 10 November, 2014

Dolores O'Riordan released from hospital and garda custody
# Arrest
# Arrest

Dolores O'Riordan released from hospital and garda custody

Nov 10th 2014, 10:50 PM 82,108 Views 0 Comments

A flight attendant and a garda were assaulted in the incident.

# grounded - Friday 29 August, 2014

Which industry did Irish consumers complain about most in 2013?
# Kick Up A Fuss
# Kick Up A Fuss

Which industry did Irish consumers complain about most in 2013?

Aug 29th 2014, 10:18 PM 21,006 Views 8 Comments

No prizes…

# grounded - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Man kicked off flight for tweeting about 'rude' airline staff
# Grounded
From The Daily Edge
# Grounded

Man kicked off flight for tweeting about 'rude' airline staff

Jul 27th 2014, 11:42 AM 8,202 Views 4 Comments

Be careful… you’re being watched.

# grounded - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Crew suspended after plane lands at wrong airport
# Grounded
# Grounded

Crew suspended after plane lands at wrong airport

Jun 24th 2014, 7:15 AM 31,751 Views 42 Comments

The plane landed at an airport 130km away from where it was supposed to be.

# grounded - Friday 6 June, 2014

Ground staff blamed as Ryanair plane rolls into a fire station at Rome Airport
# In A Flap
# In A Flap

Ground staff blamed as Ryanair plane rolls into a fire station at Rome Airport

Jun 6th 2014, 10:40 PM 47,020 Views 71 Comments

Nobody was injured in the incident, which happened during a strike by Italian ground staff.

# grounded - Friday 30 May, 2014

Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike

May 30th 2014, 7:46 AM 13,093 Views 106 Comments

Most Aer Lingus planes are grounded as airline tries to rebook passengers.

# grounded - Monday 19 May, 2014

Aer Lingus says cabin crew demands would lead to 32 extra holiday days
# Plane Crazy
# Plane Crazy

Aer Lingus says cabin crew demands would lead to 32 extra holiday days

May 19th 2014, 8:36 PM 14,900 Views 65 Comments

The company also rejects talk of 16-hour days and 60-hour weeks.

# grounded - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Plane diverted to Dublin Airport after flight attendants report illnesses
# Grounded
# Grounded

Plane diverted to Dublin Airport after flight attendants report illnesses

May 10th 2014, 7:54 PM 63,560 Views 68 Comments

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

# grounded - Friday 9 May, 2014

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote for industrial action
# Grounded
# Grounded

Aer Lingus cabin crew vote for industrial action

May 9th 2014, 3:53 PM 17,097 Views 97 Comments

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

# grounded - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

€30k seized from Irish man as he attempted to fly from Dublin Airport
# Grounded
# Grounded

€30k seized from Irish man as he attempted to fly from Dublin Airport

Apr 9th 2014, 6:24 PM 32,981 Views 42 Comments

The man was about to board an early morning flight to Brussels when he was stopped.

# grounded - Thursday 27 March, 2014

London City Airport runway reopens after engine fault on Swiss Airlines plane
# Evacuated
# Evacuated

London City Airport runway reopens after engine fault on Swiss Airlines plane

Mar 27th 2014, 5:30 PM 7,981 Views 15 Comments

London City Airport described it as “minor technical incident”.

# grounded - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Talks about airport workers' pensions 'moving to more intensive phase'
# Grounded
# Grounded

Talks about airport workers' pensions 'moving to more intensive phase'

Mar 19th 2014, 6:07 PM 5,616 Views 16 Comments

This follows the halting of a strike that was planned for last Friday.

# grounded - Friday 7 March, 2014

DAA and Ryanair launch court action to stop strike at Irish airports
# Grounded
# Grounded

DAA and Ryanair launch court action to stop strike at Irish airports

Mar 7th 2014, 4:24 PM 13,846 Views 56 Comments

Dublin Airport Authority says the strike planned for next week is unlawful.

# grounded - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Silvio Berlusconi is not allowed to come to Dublin
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# Grounded

Silvio Berlusconi is not allowed to come to Dublin

Mar 4th 2014, 7:51 PM 19,790 Views 30 Comments

He had applied for a permit to come to the European Popular Party conference this week by a Milan court has rejected his application.

# grounded - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Varadkar hopes to prevent Aer Lingus strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Varadkar hopes to prevent Aer Lingus strike

Mar 2nd 2014, 2:03 PM 7,412 Views 29 Comments

Leo Varadkar said that his department is examining a plan to intervene in the dispute.

# grounded - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Flying soon? DAA strike action will mean a grounding of all aircraft
# Disruption
# Disruption

Flying soon? DAA strike action will mean a grounding of all aircraft

Feb 11th 2014, 10:21 AM 14,944 Views 74 Comments

SIPTU said the votes from the Aer Lingus and Shannon Airport Authority ballot are expected this afternoon.

# grounded - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Flight planned? Air traffic controllers are going on strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Flight planned? Air traffic controllers are going on strike

Jan 29th 2014, 8:51 AM 14,149 Views 19 Comments

Some flights from Irish airports are likely to be affected as air traffic controllers in several European countries will strike today and tomorrow.

# grounded - Sunday 19 January, 2014

'We’ve got to keep our feet firmly on the ground, we haven’t won anything yet' - Mark Anscombe
# Grounded
From The42
# Grounded

'We’ve got to keep our feet firmly on the ground, we haven’t won anything yet' - Mark Anscombe

Jan 19th 2014, 9:16 AM 2,161 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster boss is taking nothing for granted after six wins from six in the Heineken Cup pool stages.

# grounded - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Ryanair to appeal ruling that calendar ads were "discriminatory"
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# Grounded

Ryanair to appeal ruling that calendar ads were "discriminatory"

Dec 11th 2013, 8:18 AM 17,460 Views 38 Comments

The calendars raised over €100,000 for a Polish children’s charity last year, but a Spanish consumers group wasn’t impressed with the ads for them.

# grounded - Monday 28 October, 2013

Aer Lingus cancels flights as storm batters UK
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# Grounded

Aer Lingus cancels flights as storm batters UK

Oct 28th 2013, 7:51 AM 13,181 Views 26 Comments

Storm St Jude is continuing to hit England and Wales, affecting travel plans for many.

# grounded - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Heading to FlightFest? Here's where you'll want to avoid
# Grounded
# Grounded

Heading to FlightFest? Here's where you'll want to avoid

Sep 14th 2013, 7:16 PM 41,240 Views 81 Comments

With over 100,000 people set to descend on the centre of the capital, there will be traffic disruption. Here’s where it will be.

9 small things that made your day as a kid (but probably don't anymore)
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From The Daily Edge
# Grounded

9 small things that made your day as a kid (but probably don't anymore)

Sep 14th 2013, 1:00 PM 41,727 Views 151 Comments

Great things come in small packages.

# grounded - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Ryanair documentary pilot sacked for "gross misconduct"
# Grounded
# Grounded

Ryanair documentary pilot sacked for "gross misconduct"

Aug 15th 2013, 7:56 AM 25,108 Views 166 Comments

John Goss had previously spoken to a newspaper over concerns he had related to the airline’s safety and fuel policies.

# grounded - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Boeing crisis deepens as Dreamliners grounded worldwide
# Boeing
# Boeing

Boeing crisis deepens as Dreamliners grounded worldwide

Jan 17th 2013, 7:59 AM 7,815 Views 25 Comments

Aviators have grounded most of the world’s 787 Dreamliner fleet until a fire risk linked to the plane’s batteries can be fixed.