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# plane - Monday 15 June, 2015

This guy went to great lengths to prank airline passengers flying over his house
# WHERE ARE WE
# WHERE ARE WE

This guy went to great lengths to prank airline passengers flying over his house

Jun 15th 2015, 9:30 PM 39,013 Views 14 Comments

*applause*

# plane - Friday 5 June, 2015

Have you noticed more Americans about town? Aer Lingus transatlantic passengers are up
# IEARLAND
# IEARLAND

Have you noticed more Americans about town? Aer Lingus transatlantic passengers are up

Jun 5th 2015, 12:46 PM 9,775 Views 20 Comments

The line could get a lot longer at the Book of Kells.

# plane - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates...
# Curses
# Curses

Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates...

May 27th 2015, 10:04 PM 67,678 Views 30 Comments

… because there’s a Spanish Air Traffic Controllers’ strike on the way.

# plane - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Four dead, two seriously injured in Spanish military cargo plane crash
# Airbus
# Airbus

Four dead, two seriously injured in Spanish military cargo plane crash

May 9th 2015, 7:38 PM 27,620 Views 23 Comments

The incident took place near Seville.

# plane - Thursday 7 May, 2015

This footage of a plane narrowly missing a fishing boat isn't for the faint-hearted
# Hell No
From The Daily Edge
# Hell No

This footage of a plane narrowly missing a fishing boat isn't for the faint-hearted

May 7th 2015, 9:19 PM 5,082 Views 0 Comments

Me nerves.

# plane - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Plane forced to make emergency landing on Australian highway
# Queensland
# Queensland

Plane forced to make emergency landing on Australian highway

May 6th 2015, 3:45 PM 21,253 Views 18 Comments

No one was injured in the incident.

# plane - Saturday 18 April, 2015

A woman was kicked off a flight for 'stabbing' snoring man with pen
# Snooze You Lose
From The Daily Edge
# Snooze You Lose

A woman was kicked off a flight for 'stabbing' snoring man with pen

Apr 18th 2015, 5:10 PM 5,308 Views 4 Comments

Sometimes, you just can’t deal.

# plane - Thursday 16 April, 2015

No one is giving up in the search for MH370
# NEW AREA
# NEW AREA

No one is giving up in the search for MH370

Apr 16th 2015, 8:51 AM 9,534 Views 21 Comments

“We are confident we have the best search equipment .. if the plane is in the area we will find it.”

# plane - Monday 30 March, 2015

Plane makes emergency landing in Casablanca after 'bomb' note discovered
# Turkish Airlines
# Turkish Airlines

Plane makes emergency landing in Casablanca after 'bomb' note discovered

Mar 30th 2015, 2:59 PM 17,014 Views 11 Comments

The note warned there was a bomb in one of the toilets but the plane has now landed safely.

# plane - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Scale of horror emerges as questions remain over Alps plane crash
Live Mar 24th 2015, 11:26 PM

Scale of horror emerges as questions remain over Alps plane crash

# plane - Friday 20 March, 2015

Above the clouds: These eclipse photos from the Irish Air Corps are pretty breathtaking
# Into The Blue
# Into The Blue

Above the clouds: These eclipse photos from the Irish Air Corps are pretty breathtaking

Mar 20th 2015, 10:52 PM 46,388 Views 30 Comments

Not your average day in the office.

# plane - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Mexico-bound plane makes emergency landing at Shannon
# Turned Back
# Turned Back

Mexico-bound plane makes emergency landing at Shannon

Mar 19th 2015, 9:37 PM 20,511 Views 11 Comments

Flight DE4156 was over the Atlantic, en route to Cancun, when the alarm was raised.

# plane - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off

Mar 18th 2015, 7:20 AM 15,064 Views 2 Comments

106 have been found so far.

# plane - Monday 16 March, 2015

This woman sparked up a cigarette on a plane and then went on the most surreal rant
# Smoke Signals
From The Daily Edge
# Smoke Signals

This woman sparked up a cigarette on a plane and then went on the most surreal rant

Mar 16th 2015, 12:00 PM 5,151 Views 2 Comments

Flying just isn’t worth the hassle.

# plane - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Volcano and mountains found, but still no plane in search for MH370
# One Year On
# One Year On

Volcano and mountains found, but still no plane in search for MH370

Mar 8th 2015, 7:45 AM 16,347 Views 16 Comments

Today marks one year since the Malaysia Airlines flight disappeared.

# plane - Thursday 5 March, 2015

24 people injured as Delta plane skids off runway in snow storm
# New York
# New York

24 people injured as Delta plane skids off runway in snow storm

Mar 5th 2015, 7:45 PM 18,973 Views 13 Comments

None of the injuries were life-threatening and a fuel leak from the plane was quickly brought under control.

# plane - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

3 Must-Read Longreads: Meet the people who fly military drones
# Time Out
# Time Out

3 Must-Read Longreads: Meet the people who fly military drones

Feb 25th 2015, 1:17 PM 8,512 Views 6 Comments

Bookmark or get stuck in.

# plane - Monday 16 February, 2015

A scorpion sneaked onto a US flight and stung a passenger
# Scorpion On A Plane
# Scorpion On A Plane

A scorpion sneaked onto a US flight and stung a passenger

Feb 16th 2015, 7:00 PM 14,602 Views 23 Comments

The flight was then delayed for an hour while flight attendants made sure there were no other stowaways in the cabin.

# plane - Monday 9 February, 2015

Watch the incredible moment skydivers were almost hit by a plane
# Free Falling
# Free Falling

Watch the incredible moment skydivers were almost hit by a plane

Feb 9th 2015, 3:57 PM 41,847 Views 29 Comments

Heart. In. Mouth.

# plane - Friday 6 February, 2015

Black box reveals TransAsia pilot called 'mayday' just seconds after engine failed
# Taiwan
# Taiwan

Black box reveals TransAsia pilot called 'mayday' just seconds after engine failed

Feb 6th 2015, 8:14 PM 15,057 Views 29 Comments

Today it emerged that the left engine was shut down manually by the crew “for unknown reasons”.

# plane - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Limerick farmer tackled passenger who tried to open door mid-flight
# I Can Be Your Hero Baby
# I Can Be Your Hero Baby

Limerick farmer tackled passenger who tried to open door mid-flight

Jan 29th 2015, 9:43 PM 61,756 Views 89 Comments

A local councillor said the man is a very popular character in the Kilcornan area and doesn’t think his heroic act was that big a deal.

# plane - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site
# Flight QZ8501
# Flight QZ8501

Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:04 AM 15,871 Views 10 Comments

The five bodies were found ‘buried in mud’.

# plane - Friday 9 January, 2015

Planes yesterday flew at near-supersonic speeds due to a helpful jet stream
# Magic
# Magic

Planes yesterday flew at near-supersonic speeds due to a helpful jet stream

Jan 9th 2015, 7:02 PM 42,057 Views 53 Comments

Flights that would normally take more than six hours arrived in less than five hours and 20 minutes.

# plane - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Underwater photos reveal tail of crashed AirAsia plane (and that's where the black boxes should be)
# Flight 8501
# Flight 8501

Underwater photos reveal tail of crashed AirAsia plane (and that's where the black boxes should be)

Jan 7th 2015, 8:13 AM 14,144 Views 4 Comments

Indonesia has fired a transport official over the incident.

# plane - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Search area expanded as divers continue recovery of AirAsia victims
# 8501
# 8501

Search area expanded as divers continue recovery of AirAsia victims

Jan 6th 2015, 8:13 AM 3,864 Views 5 Comments

They will also be searching for the plane’s black box.

# plane - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Searchers find large parts of crashed AirAsia plane
# Flight 8501
# Flight 8501

Searchers find large parts of crashed AirAsia plane

Jan 3rd 2015, 8:00 PM 16,426 Views 2 Comments

There are hopes now that the remaining missing bodies will be recovered.

# plane - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Poll: Following this year's air disasters, are you more afraid to fly?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Following this year's air disasters, are you more afraid to fly?

Dec 30th 2014, 9:26 AM 15,486 Views 65 Comments

Do all of these incidents play on your mind?

# plane - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Knock-on UK flight disruption following Heathrow computer meltdown
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

Knock-on UK flight disruption following Heathrow computer meltdown

Dec 13th 2014, 9:14 AM 6,795 Views 8 Comments

Some 38 flights have been cancelled, but there are no reports of Irish flight delays.

# plane - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Orlando-bound flight diverted back to Dublin due to "technical fault"
# Turned Back
# Turned Back

Orlando-bound flight diverted back to Dublin due to "technical fault"

Dec 9th 2014, 7:47 PM 10,896 Views 36 Comments

The plane was just south of Iceland when a decision was made to turn back to Dublin.

# plane - Friday 28 November, 2014

Here's why Ryanair pilots will be using iPads on their planes...
# Paperless Planes
# Paperless Planes

Here's why Ryanair pilots will be using iPads on their planes...

Nov 28th 2014, 8:49 AM 21,939 Views 55 Comments

No, it’s not for cockpit selfies.

# plane - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

VIDEO: Passengers have to get out and push their airplane in the snow and ice
# Brrr
# Brrr

VIDEO: Passengers have to get out and push their airplane in the snow and ice

Nov 26th 2014, 3:00 PM 18,917 Views 16 Comments

Welcome to the Arctic Circle.

# plane - Friday 21 November, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# Newsfix
# Newsfix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Nov 21st 2014, 11:13 PM 17,754 Views 6 Comments

Two farmers have been killed while working on a tractor, there were more threats of violence to meter installers, and Gerry Adams insisted he had never been in ISIS.

# plane - Sunday 16 November, 2014

US slams "preposterous" Russian MH17 photos that blame Ukraine
# Crude Fake
# Crude Fake

US slams "preposterous" Russian MH17 photos that blame Ukraine

Nov 16th 2014, 4:10 PM 20,093 Views 88 Comments

The images were broadcast on state TV on Friday. Separately, more bone fragments have been found today by workers clearing the crash site.

# plane - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Are you a Canadian named Elizabeth Gallagher? If so, you're in luck
# O Canada
From The Daily Edge
# O Canada

Are you a Canadian named Elizabeth Gallagher? If so, you're in luck

Nov 4th 2014, 4:40 PM 3,317 Views 0 Comments

This guy MIGHT have a plane ticket for you.

# plane - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Windowless planes are on the way and they're pretty slick
# Seat With A View
# Seat With A View

Windowless planes are on the way and they're pretty slick

Nov 2nd 2014, 4:00 PM 29,860 Views 36 Comments

The walls are lined with high-tech interactive screens instead.

# plane - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off
# Crash
# Crash

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off

Oct 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,908 Views 4 Comments

One person is reported to be in a critical condition.

# plane - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Scared of flying? What about piloting a plane blind?
# Donegal
# Donegal

Scared of flying? What about piloting a plane blind?

Oct 19th 2014, 10:30 AM 8,894 Views 10 Comments

Jennifer Doherty flew a plane to raise awareness of the Donegal Centre for Independent Living.

# plane - Thursday 9 October, 2014

It's emerged one of the MH17 victims was found with an oxygen mask
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

It's emerged one of the MH17 victims was found with an oxygen mask

Oct 9th 2014, 1:28 PM 27,432 Views 52 Comments

The Dutch Foreign Minister confirmed on a TV talk show that one of the victims had been wearing an oxygen mask.

# plane - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

As Coveney mulls decision on Irish troops, Israel shoots down Syrian plane in Golan Heights
# Tensions Rising
# Tensions Rising

As Coveney mulls decision on Irish troops, Israel shoots down Syrian plane in Golan Heights

Sep 23rd 2014, 5:41 PM 7,681 Views 39 Comments

It’s the first time since 1985 that Israel has downed a Syrian plane.

# plane - Friday 5 September, 2014

Unresponsive US plane that flew over Cuba crashes off Jamaican coast
# Caribbean
# Caribbean

Unresponsive US plane that flew over Cuba crashes off Jamaican coast

Sep 5th 2014, 7:14 PM 57,384 Views 83 Comments

The plane was pursued by US fighter jets until it entered Cuban airspace.