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#Transport

# transport - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Ryanair claims there's a waiting list of 2,500 pilots looking to join its ranks
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Ryanair claims there's a waiting list of 2,500 pilots looking to join its ranks

Oct 31st 2017, 11:14 AM 613 Views 0 Comments

CEO Michael O’Leary took questions from investors over the airline’s recent cancellations ‘cock-up’.

# transport - Monday 30 October, 2017

Poll: Do you think Dublin's public transport system is confusing for tourists?
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Poll: Do you think Dublin's public transport system is confusing for tourists?

Oct 30th 2017, 4:15 PM 1,134 Views 0 Comments

Fáilte Ireland says a lack of signage for services like the Dart and Luas leaves tourists stranded.

Disasters and insults are just part of the job for Ireland's aviation watchdog
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# Transport

Disasters and insults are just part of the job for Ireland's aviation watchdog

Oct 30th 2017, 9:00 AM 14,144 Views 9 Comments

Commissioner Cathy Mannion was recently accused of running a ‘toothless’ office.

'Dubliners haven't a clue how to get around the city - how do we expect tourists to manage?'
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'Dubliners haven't a clue how to get around the city - how do we expect tourists to manage?'

Oct 30th 2017, 6:00 AM 1,531 Views 0 Comments

Tourism chiefs say visitors need help navigating the capital’s public transport system.

# transport - Thursday 26 October, 2017

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'
# Orla Sheils
# Orla Sheils

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'

Oct 26th 2017, 2:12 PM 2,274 Views 1 Comment

The firm’s general manager, Orla Sheils, also talks about the importance of ‘do nothing’ days.

Disasters and insults are just part of the job for Ireland's aviation watchdog
# Cathy Mannion
# Cathy Mannion

Disasters and insults are just part of the job for Ireland's aviation watchdog

Oct 26th 2017, 2:08 PM 829 Views 0 Comments

Commissioner Cathy Mannion was recently accused of running a ‘toothless’ office.

A Danish electric car-sharing firm is looking to launch in Dublin
# Greenmobility
# Greenmobility

A Danish electric car-sharing firm is looking to launch in Dublin

Oct 26th 2017, 1:32 PM 1,230 Views 0 Comments

GreenMobility has started ‘initial dialogues’ with potential franchisees.

Dublin's housing sprawl outside the M50 will be 'a huge issue' in the future
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Dublin's housing sprawl outside the M50 will be 'a huge issue' in the future

Oct 26th 2017, 7:30 AM 20,687 Views 56 Comments

The largest numbers of sales in the capital so far this year have been in new projects on the outskirts.

Dublin's housing sprawl outside the M50 will be 'a huge issue' in the future
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Dublin's housing sprawl outside the M50 will be 'a huge issue' in the future

Oct 26th 2017, 1:00 AM 847 Views 0 Comments

The largest numbers of sales in the capital so far this year have been in new projects on the outskirts.

# transport - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ryanair tells pilots they'll probably have to take all their annual leave early next year
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Ryanair tells pilots they'll probably have to take all their annual leave early next year

Oct 25th 2017, 12:00 PM 271 Views 0 Comments

The memo to staff comes following a tumultuous few months at the airline.

# transport - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'
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# Services

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'

Oct 24th 2017, 5:29 PM 2,913 Views 0 Comments

The firm’s general manager, Orla Sheils, also talks about the importance of ‘do nothing’ days.

A Danish electric car-sharing firm is looking to launch in Dublin
# Transport
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# Transport

A Danish electric car-sharing firm is looking to launch in Dublin

Oct 24th 2017, 12:33 PM 809 Views 0 Comments

GreenMobility has started ‘initial dialogues’ with potential franchisees.

# transport - Sunday 22 October, 2017

'It's a form of national service': Malaysia Airlines' CEO on why he's returning to Ryanair
# Never Say Never
# Never Say Never

'It's a form of national service': Malaysia Airlines' CEO on why he's returning to Ryanair

Oct 22nd 2017, 6:30 AM 24,741 Views 25 Comments

Incoming operations chief Peter Bellew also described the crisis-hit airline as ‘Ireland’s greatest company’.

Disasters and insults are just part of the job for Ireland's aviation watchdog
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Disasters and insults are just part of the job for Ireland's aviation watchdog

Oct 22nd 2017, 6:00 AM 769 Views 0 Comments

Commissioner Cathy Mannion was recently accused of running a ‘toothless’ office.

# transport - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2
# Expansion
# Expansion

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2

Oct 21st 2017, 11:30 AM 24,739 Views 52 Comments

It comes shortly after ex-Brown Thomas boss Dalton Philips took up the top job at DAA.

# transport - Friday 20 October, 2017

Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck

Oct 20th 2017, 6:12 PM 19,922 Views 14 Comments

It’s not yet known when normal Dart and train services will resume.

# transport - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2
# The Loop
# The Loop

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2

Oct 19th 2017, 3:31 PM 1,358 Views 0 Comments

It comes shortly after ex-Brown Thomas boss Dalton Philips took up the top job at DAA.

'It's a form of national service': Malaysia Airlines' CEO on why he's returning to Ryanair
# Peter Bellew
# Peter Bellew

'It's a form of national service': Malaysia Airlines' CEO on why he's returning to Ryanair

Oct 19th 2017, 3:18 PM 2,665 Views 0 Comments

Incoming operations chief Peter Bellew also described the crisis-hit airline as ‘Ireland’s greatest company’.

# transport - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

'It's a form of national service': Malaysia Airlines' CEO on why he's returning to Ryanair
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'It's a form of national service': Malaysia Airlines' CEO on why he's returning to Ryanair

Oct 18th 2017, 2:49 PM 2,148 Views 0 Comments

Incoming operations chief Peter Bellew also described the crisis-hit airline as ‘Ireland’s greatest company’.

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2
# Retail
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# Retail

Dublin Airport will get a 'flagship' new liquor store with a major overhaul of Terminal 2

Oct 18th 2017, 1:00 AM 1,306 Views 0 Comments

It comes shortly after ex-Brown Thomas boss Dalton Philips took up the top job at DAA.

# transport - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

The Luas is back up running tonight
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# Back On Track

The Luas is back up running tonight

Oct 17th 2017, 9:27 PM 10,283 Views 14 Comments

Both Green and Red line services have resumed tonight ahead of schedule.

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country
Live Oct 17th 2017, 6:27 PM

As it happened: The aftermath of Storm Ophelia is being assessed across the country

'I've seen the strain long hours puts on staff - I try to mentor away from that'
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'I've seen the strain long hours puts on staff - I try to mentor away from that'

Oct 17th 2017, 6:21 PM 638 Views 0 Comments

GoCar boss Colm Brady also talks about ‘character building’ in a Dublin pub.

Ryanair could face a €100m workers bill after its cancellation nightmare
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Ryanair could face a €100m workers bill after its cancellation nightmare

Oct 17th 2017, 11:10 AM 415 Views 0 Comments

But the airline’s low-cost business model remains ‘intact’, one analyst says.

# transport - Monday 16 October, 2017

Ophelia transport update: No buses or trains in the country until tomorrow at the earliest
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

Ophelia transport update: No buses or trains in the country until tomorrow at the earliest

Oct 16th 2017, 7:32 PM 141,132 Views 55 Comments

The Luas will also not operate tomorrow morning.

Insurers say policies will NOT be void if people drive during a red alert
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Insurers say policies will NOT be void if people drive during a red alert

Oct 16th 2017, 9:39 AM 1,149 Views 0 Comments

A post doing the rounds on social media is false, an industry group says.

# transport - Sunday 15 October, 2017

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under
# Swift
# Swift

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under

Oct 15th 2017, 8:15 AM 20,627 Views 22 Comments

Swift Composite Prototypes has been placed into liquidation.

# transport - Friday 13 October, 2017

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under
# Out Of Charge
# Out Of Charge

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under

Oct 13th 2017, 9:15 AM 950 Views 0 Comments

Swift Composite Prototypes has been placed into liquidation.

# transport - Thursday 12 October, 2017

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under
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A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under

Oct 12th 2017, 8:12 PM 2,566 Views 0 Comments

Swift Composite Prototypes has been placed into liquidation.

A Dublin-based Ryanair captain says the airline's approach is 'not in the interest of pilots'
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A Dublin-based Ryanair captain says the airline's approach is 'not in the interest of pilots'

Oct 12th 2017, 4:22 PM 670 Views 0 Comments

Imelda Comer hand-delivered a letter to Ryanair management yesterday.

# transport - Saturday 7 October, 2017

'Flying is not seen as the sensational job it used to be in the 60s': Why airlines are flying into a future of pilot shortages
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'Flying is not seen as the sensational job it used to be in the 60s': Why airlines are flying into a future of pilot shortages

Oct 7th 2017, 10:00 PM 32,039 Views 43 Comments

A leading trainer says high entry costs and poor marketing are turning off aspiring flyers.

# transport - Friday 6 October, 2017

American Airlines pilots have offered a range of supports to their 'brothers and sisters' at Ryanair
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American Airlines pilots have offered a range of supports to their 'brothers and sisters' at Ryanair

Oct 6th 2017, 7:21 PM 4,812 Views 0 Comments

They want crew members at the Irish company to unionise.

# transport - Thursday 5 October, 2017

A Galway company that tracks truckers has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed firm
# Blue Tree Systems
# Blue Tree Systems

A Galway company that tracks truckers has been snapped up by a Nasdaq-listed firm

Oct 5th 2017, 1:52 PM 1,049 Views 0 Comments

Blue Tree Systems has been sold to Orbcomm.

Why airlines are flying into a future of pilot shortages
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# Air Up There

Why airlines are flying into a future of pilot shortages

Oct 5th 2017, 1:31 PM 2,173 Views 1 Comment

A leading trainer says high entry costs and poor marketing are turning off aspiring flyers.

After four years, United Airlines has axed its Shannon to Chicago flights
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After four years, United Airlines has axed its Shannon to Chicago flights

Oct 5th 2017, 1:23 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

The American carrier culled the summer service because of a ‘poor financial performance’.

Relations between Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport have 'soured immensely'
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Relations between Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport have 'soured immensely'

Oct 5th 2017, 1:00 AM 407 Views 0 Comments

The airline says it may redeploy some planes in the future if its infrastructure needs aren’t met.

# transport - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Aer Lingus says it has 'benefited substantially' from Ryanair's troubles
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Aer Lingus says it has 'benefited substantially' from Ryanair's troubles

Oct 4th 2017, 7:10 PM 16,008 Views 32 Comments

The former state-owned carrier is also poaching pilots from failed UK carrier Monarch.

Ireland's aviation watchdog 'didn't want to risk' threatening Ryanair with legal action
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Ireland's aviation watchdog 'didn't want to risk' threatening Ryanair with legal action

Oct 4th 2017, 6:36 PM 491 Views 0 Comments

Commissioner Cathy Mannion said she didn’t think such a move was ‘always the best way to do things’.

Aer Lingus says it has 'benefited substantially' from Ryanair's troubles
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Aer Lingus says it has 'benefited substantially' from Ryanair's troubles

Oct 4th 2017, 3:03 PM 650 Views 0 Comments

The former state-owned carrier is also poaching pilots from failed UK carrier Monarch.

# transport - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

EasyJet is likely to be the major winner from Ryanair and Monarch Airline's woes
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EasyJet is likely to be the major winner from Ryanair and Monarch Airline's woes

Oct 3rd 2017, 10:15 PM 17,833 Views 13 Comments

The British carrier has been tipped as the best-positioned to capitalise on rivals’ problems.