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Saturday 10 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Plane

All time
# he likes gold
Take a look inside Donald Trump's private jet
It’s 24 years old, but has been seriously pimped out.
# New Jersey
Watch: This plane made an emergency landing on a busy road
No one was badly hurt.
# Montana
'I was the only one who survived': Girl found wandering days after plane crash
She said her step-grandparents had died in the crash.
# Chicago
Watch: Terrifying moment as plane engine bursts into flames during take-off
# Disruptive
Man charged with endangering aircraft after being hauled off plane in Belfast
The flight from Rome to Chicago was forced to make a stop in Belfast so he could be removed.
This guy went to great lengths to prank airline passengers flying over his house
Have you noticed more Americans about town? Aer Lingus transatlantic passengers are up
The line could get a lot longer at the Book of Kells.
# Curses
Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates...
… because there’s a Spanish Air Traffic Controllers’ strike on the way.
# Airbus
Four dead, two seriously injured in Spanish military cargo plane crash
The incident took place near Seville.
# hell no
This footage of a plane narrowly missing a fishing boat isn't for the faint-hearted
Me nerves.
# Queensland
Plane forced to make emergency landing on Australian highway
No one was injured in the incident.
# snooze you lose
A woman was kicked off a flight for 'stabbing' snoring man with pen
Sometimes, you just can’t deal.
No one is giving up in the search for MH370
“We are confident we have the best search equipment .. if the plane is in the area we will find it.”
# Turkish Airlines
Plane makes emergency landing in Casablanca after 'bomb' note discovered
The note warned there was a bomb in one of the toilets but the plane has now landed safely.
Scale of horror emerges as questions remain over Alps plane crash
All 150 people on board are feared dead.
# into the blue
Above the clouds: These eclipse photos from the Irish Air Corps are pretty breathtaking
Not your average day in the office.
# turned back
Mexico-bound plane makes emergency landing at Shannon
Flight DE4156 was over the Atlantic, en route to Cancun, when the alarm was raised.
# Tragedy
Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off
106 have been found so far.
# smoke signals
This woman sparked up a cigarette on a plane and then went on the most surreal rant
Flying just isn’t worth the hassle.
# One Year On
Volcano and mountains found, but still no plane in search for MH370
Today marks one year since the Malaysia Airlines flight disappeared.
# New York
24 people injured as Delta plane skids off runway in snow storm
None of the injuries were life-threatening and a fuel leak from the plane was quickly brought under control.
# time out
3 Must-Read Longreads: Meet the people who fly military drones
Bookmark or get stuck in.
# Scorpion on a Plane
A scorpion sneaked onto a US flight and stung a passenger
The flight was then delayed for an hour while flight attendants made sure there were no other stowaways in the cabin.
# free falling
Watch the incredible moment skydivers were almost hit by a plane
Heart. In. Mouth.
# Taiwan
Black box reveals TransAsia pilot called 'mayday' just seconds after engine failed
Today it emerged that the left engine was shut down manually by the crew “for unknown reasons”.
# i can be your hero baby
Limerick farmer tackled passenger who tried to open door mid-flight
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.
# flight QZ8501
Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site
The five bodies were found ‘buried in mud’.
# magic
Planes yesterday flew at near-supersonic speeds due to a helpful jet stream
Flights that would normally take more than six hours arrived in less than five hours and 20 minutes.
# Flight 8501
Underwater photos reveal tail of crashed AirAsia plane (and that's where the black boxes should be)
Indonesia has fired a transport official over the incident.
# 8501
Search area expanded as divers continue recovery of AirAsia victims
They will also be searching for the plane’s black box.
# Flight 8501
Searchers find large parts of crashed AirAsia plane
There are hopes now that the remaining missing bodies will be recovered.
# Your Say
Poll: Following this year's air disasters, are you more afraid to fly?
Do all of these incidents play on your mind?
# Come Fly With Me
Knock-on UK flight disruption following Heathrow computer meltdown
Some 38 flights have been cancelled, but there are no reports of Irish flight delays.
# turned back
Orlando-bound flight diverted back to Dublin due to "technical fault"
The plane was just south of Iceland when a decision was made to turn back to Dublin.
# paperless planes
Here's why Ryanair pilots will be using iPads on their planes...
No, it’s not for cockpit selfies.
# Brrr
VIDEO: Passengers have to get out and push their airplane in the snow and ice
Welcome to the Arctic Circle.
# newsfix
Here's What Happened Today: Friday
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.
# crude fake
US slams "preposterous" Russian MH17 photos that blame Ukraine
The images were broadcast on state TV on Friday. Separately, more bone fragments have been found today by workers clearing the crash site.
# o canada
Are you a Canadian named Elizabeth Gallagher? If so, you're in luck
This guy MIGHT have a plane ticket for you.
# seat with a view
Windowless planes are on the way and they're pretty slick
The walls are lined with high-tech interactive screens instead.