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# Hot air

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# Hot air
Eamon Ryan: Dublin Airport drone solution 'not as simple as Michael O'Leary says'
The Transport Minister has responded to Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary, who accused him of “sitting on his hands”.
The Ryanair boss said last night’s drone disruption resulted in three flights being diverted to Shannon and Belfast Airport.
Minister Ryan will bring a memo to Cabinet on Tuesday to "comprehensively address" the issue.
But O'Leary said: 'We need that done today, we don't need a memo to cabinet next Tuesday.'
# Hot air
Still unknown if unidentified objects flying over US were spying, White House says
Beijing and Washington have traded accusations over using high-tech balloons to spy on each other.
China has accused the United States of flying balloons over its territory
The White House knocked back the allegation
Officials believe the events are unprecedented in peacetime
All time
# Hot air
Ireland signs letter to European Commission calling for airlines to be allowed refund passengers with vouchers
A joint letter has called on the commission to temporarily change the law around airline refunds.
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'It shouldn't distract from the focus': Groups unite to bring Trump baby to Ireland for presidential visit
The infamous balloon is set to be coming to Ireland in time for the US President’s visit.
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'Hit me. Bring it on': American Airlines worker suspended after squaring up to passenger
Footage of the incident has gone viral.
# Hot air
14 of the best celebrity quotes of 2015
“Miley, what’s good?”
# no more talking
Politicians in Kosovo have let-off tear gas canisters in parliament
Not for the first time either.
# breast is best
A giant balloon is dangling 10 enormous boobs over Galway
Magical mammaries.
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VIDEO: Lance Armstrong shows you how to fix a bike tyre
Well, he doesn’t have anywhere else to be.
# taking to the skies
Up in the air: Balloon festival takes to the skies of England
Looks like a relaxing way to spend a Monday afternoon.
# Hot air
Kilkenny hype machine is 'crazy talk', says Tyrrell
Cats corner-back Jackie Tyrrell says the gap between Kilkenny and the other top hurling counties has been exaggerated in recent weeks.