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# lufthansa - Monday 18 May, 2020

Ryanair expects passenger numbers to fall by nearly 50% this year

The low-cost airline is preparing to lose €200 million in the first quarter as a result of Covid-19.

# lufthansa - Friday 20 December, 2019

Man resuscitated after suspected cardiac arrest on flight diverted to Shannon

The plane was met by paramedics and airport staff when it landed.

# lufthansa - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Transatlantic flight forced to divert to Shannon over 'abusive passenger'

The flight crew requested to divert to Dublin Airport to have a male passenger “off-loaded”.

# lufthansa - Monday 23 April, 2018

Passenger jet makes emergency landing in Dublin due to crack in windscreen

Lufthansa flight LH-978 was en route to Dublin from Frankfurt when the crew declared an emergency.

# lufthansa - Thursday 24 November, 2016

CityJet strike averted, but more bad news for people flying to Germany

German carrier Lufthansa has cancelled 900 flights.

# lufthansa - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Flights to and from Dublin cancelled after Lufthansa pilots strike

It is Lufthansa’s 14th strike since April 2014.

# lufthansa - Monday 6 June, 2016

'Lack of Dublin hotel rooms' forces flight back to Germany after medical emergency

A female patient on her way to Atlanta is understood to have been taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.

# lufthansa - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Irish MEP left behind in Dublin Airport by Lufthansa

Seán Kelly had been booked on the flight and had paid for his ticket well in advance. And he’s not happy with what happened…

# lufthansa - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Germanwings co-pilot 'tried out' descent on previous flight

An interim report to be published today says Andreas Lubitz practiced a descent on a previous outbound flight.

# lufthansa - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Lufthansa gives emails on Germanwings co-pilot's depression to investigators

It included correspondence to his flight training school.

# lufthansa - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Police search home of co-pilot who's believed to have crashed plane

French authorities believe 28-year-old Andreas Lubitz deliberately brought down the plane, killing all 150 people on board.

Germanwings: One pilot 'locked out' of cockpit before crash

“You can hear he is trying to smash the door down.”

# lufthansa - Monday 20 October, 2014

Flights to Germany cancelled as 10,000 Lufthansa pilots strike

A small number of flights to and from Ireland have had to be cancelled due to the strike which is causing major disruption in Germany.

# lufthansa - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Russia's threatening to block its airspace - Irish airlines say it's grand

If Russia did press ahead with a ban, it would have an impact on some European airlines, but this move would likely hurt Russia more than anyone.

# lufthansa - Friday 20 December, 2013

400 jobs to go at Lufthansa Technik in ‘devastating’ blow

Workers had been warned last month that the company faced closure as revenues declined.

# lufthansa - Friday 15 November, 2013

“You could hear a pin drop” – 400 jobs at risk at Lufthansa Technik in Dublin

The company said it will now begin immediate negotiations with trade unions.

Fears for jobs at Lufthansa Technik as staff called to meeting

The 400 plus positions at the Irish operation in Rathcoole are in jeopardy.

# lufthansa - Monday 22 April, 2013

Strike action sees Lufthansa flights cancelled across Europe

Dozens of flights to and from Ireland and the UK have been affected, with Frankfurt, Munich, Dusseldorf and Hamburg airports all targeted by the strikes.

# lufthansa - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Lufthansa flights cancelled as staff strikes commence

Workers at Frankfurt, Munich, Dusseldorf, Berlin, Hamburg and Cologne have walked out.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# lufthansa - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Off-duty pilot helps to land Lufthansa plane at Dublin Airport

A Boeing 747 en route to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Dublin Airport yesterday morning after one of the pilots became incapacitated with a migraine.

# lufthansa - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Lufthansa cabin crews go on strike

The crew were called on to strike again today by the Independent Flight Attendants Organisation. The dispute centres on a pay rise and the use of temporary cabin staff.

# lufthansa - Friday 31 August, 2012

Lufthansa cancels 64 flights after cabin crew walkout

The eight hour strike follows a breakdown of talks between the airline and trade union UFO over pay increases and temporary staff.

# lufthansa - Friday 21 October, 2011

Plane diverted over "strange smell"

This is the second time in two days that a plane has been diverted because of a strange smell on board.

# lufthansa - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

German air traffic controllers appeal court ruling banning strike action

3,400 flight controllers were due to stop work for six hours tomorrow – but a German court has banned the strike.

# lufthansa - Friday 8 July, 2011

Lufthansa Technik meeting over Dublin jobs fears

Over 460 workers at Rathcoole-based plant told earlier this week that their jobs were in danger over an overtime ban.

Pro-Palestinian activists blocked from flying into Israel

Hundreds of activists are expected to arrive at Ben Gurion airport at the weekend. Israel has asked foreign airlines to block blacklisted travellers.

# lufthansa - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Fears for Dublin jobs over industrial dispute

Lufthansa Technik Airmotive dispute saw workers’ unions introduce overtime ban three months ago, which the company claims is harming operations.

# lufthansa - Monday 14 February, 2011

From Business ETC Boeing unveil new jet in bid to boost sales Air Travel

Boeing unveil new jet in bid to boost sales

The new 747 jetliner is the world’s longest and will seat 467 passengers.