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Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies for first time in almost two years with American Airlines flight
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Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies for first time in almost two years with American Airlines flight

Dec 29th 2020, 5:25 PM 17,260 Views 26 Comments

The return comes after the Federal Aviation Administration in late November cleared the jet to fly again.

US aviation officials clear Boeing 737 Max for flight nearly two years after fatal crashes
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US aviation officials clear Boeing 737 Max for flight nearly two years after fatal crashes

Nov 18th 2020, 1:58 PM 15,106 Views 29 Comments

American Airlines plans to have the 737 Max back in the air before the end of the year.

Ryanair says 'hugely challenging' period to continue as it posts €197 million loss for first half of 2020
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Ryanair says 'hugely challenging' period to continue as it posts €197 million loss for first half of 2020

Nov 2nd 2020, 7:12 AM 18,101 Views 20 Comments

Given the Covid-19 uncertainty, Ryanair said it cannot provide profit guidance for the 2021 financial year at this time.

Ryanair tells staff it may close Cork and Shannon bases this winter due to government restrictions
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Ryanair tells staff it may close Cork and Shannon bases this winter due to government restrictions

Sep 8th 2020, 9:17 PM 22,550 Views 77 Comments

CEO Eddie Wilson wrote a memo to Ryanair crew at the two airports today.

Ireland stands alone in Europe with travel restrictions, says Aer Lingus chief
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Ireland stands alone in Europe with travel restrictions, says Aer Lingus chief

Jul 28th 2020, 3:34 PM 51,307 Views 47 Comments

Doyle said the pandemic has had a catastrophic effect on the airline industry.

DAA says coronavirus testing in Irish airports would be 'challenging'
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DAA says coronavirus testing in Irish airports would be 'challenging'

Jul 28th 2020, 12:48 PM 13,360 Views 42 Comments

According to the DAA, travel to the 15 Green list countries represented only 9% of their traffic in 2019.

Ryan says if airlines seek State financial support they must in return be fair to customers who choose not to fly
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Ryan says if airlines seek State financial support they must in return be fair to customers who choose not to fly

Jul 10th 2020, 6:20 AM 22,578 Views 29 Comments

The new Minister for Transport said the regulations to protect airline customers weren’t made to cope with a global pandemic.

Quarantine to remain as ministers put travel 'green list' on hold beyond 9 July
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Quarantine to remain as ministers put travel 'green list' on hold beyond 9 July

Updated Jul 4th 2020, 10:50 AM 134,718 Views 137 Comments

The ‘green list’ is expected to be published on 20 July.

'People won't lose their heads because they're going on holidays': Ryanair defends ramping up summer flights
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'People won't lose their heads because they're going on holidays': Ryanair defends ramping up summer flights

Updated Jul 1st 2020, 8:46 AM 62,050 Views 160 Comments

Ryanair will now operate more than 1,000 flights per day.

Over 1,200 flights in and out of Beijing cancelled as it aims to halt Covid-19 spread
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Over 1,200 flights in and out of Beijing cancelled as it aims to halt Covid-19 spread

Jun 17th 2020, 9:11 AM 16,975 Views 20 Comments

The Chinese capital has enacted a number of measures to limit travel in and out of the city.

Leading US airlines say passengers who don't wear face coverings may not be allowed to fly
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Leading US airlines say passengers who don't wear face coverings may not be allowed to fly

Jun 16th 2020, 8:40 AM 8,366 Views 19 Comments

Airlines said they will be “vigorously” enforcing face covering policies throughout the Covid-19 crisis.

'It's not necessary anymore': Aer Lingus wants rid of the two-week quarantine for people flying into Ireland
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'It's not necessary anymore': Aer Lingus wants rid of the two-week quarantine for people flying into Ireland

Jun 4th 2020, 7:49 PM 38,843 Views 56 Comments

The Irish airline has echoed calls made by Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary.

EU says airlines must refund customers for cancelled flights, and vouchers won't do
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EU says airlines must refund customers for cancelled flights, and vouchers won't do

Updated May 13th 2020, 4:53 PM 64,787 Views 106 Comments

Under EU rules, travellers have the right to choose between vouchers or cash reimbursement.

Ryanair expects flights to be grounded from today and warns it could last until May
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Ryanair expects flights to be grounded from today and warns it could last until May

Mar 24th 2020, 11:07 AM 26,846 Views 15 Comments

Ryanair has offered its planes for rescue flights and for the transport of medicine.

Simon Coveney: There is little certainty 'beyond Friday' about where planes will be flying to
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Simon Coveney: There is little certainty 'beyond Friday' about where planes will be flying to

Mar 16th 2020, 9:25 AM 92,489 Views 78 Comments

The Tánaiste said that flights between Ireland and the UK would not be shut down.

Ryanair and Aer Lingus remove flight change fees for period due to Covid-19
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Ryanair and Aer Lingus remove flight change fees for period due to Covid-19

Mar 13th 2020, 2:07 PM 92,069 Views 27 Comments

Both companies confirmed they will lift the fees from today.

Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights
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Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights

Sep 12th 2019, 6:56 PM 23,828 Views 17 Comments

Two routes have been cut from Belfast City Airport.

Unions fear more than 500 job losses as Ryanair to close four Spanish bases
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Unions fear more than 500 job losses as Ryanair to close four Spanish bases

Aug 23rd 2019, 7:19 PM 38,157 Views 19 Comments

A Spanish union accused Ryanair of “dismantling” its operations in the country.

Irish airport complaints rose by 56% in 2018
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Irish airport complaints rose by 56% in 2018

Jul 22nd 2019, 12:05 PM 19,974 Views 44 Comments

The airline and airport regulator has struggled to cope with the volume of complaints.

Some female pilots have to 'choose between terminating pregnancy or quitting'
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Some female pilots have to 'choose between terminating pregnancy or quitting'

Jun 20th 2019, 3:08 PM 32,511 Views 68 Comments

Ialpa today said that female pilots in bogus self-employment are not guaranteed a job when they return after having a baby.

This is the new look Aer Lingus after 26 focus groups and 50 different shamrocks
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This is the new look Aer Lingus after 26 focus groups and 50 different shamrocks

Jan 17th 2019, 8:23 PM 47,957 Views 81 Comments

The airline hopes to apply the last lick of paint by 2021.

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick
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Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:28 AM 39,163 Views 26 Comments

Flights resumed at Gatwick yesterday, but knock-on delays are still affecting passengers this weekend.

UK aviation authority takes Ryanair to court over compensation claims
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UK aviation authority takes Ryanair to court over compensation claims

Dec 5th 2018, 8:15 PM 7,431 Views 9 Comments

The CAA said that it was taking enforcement action against the budget airline after Ryanair’s decision not to compensate the customers who had flights cancelled.

Michael O'Leary says strike action 'fear' has spooked passengers from booking with Ryanair
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Michael O'Leary says strike action 'fear' has spooked passengers from booking with Ryanair

Oct 1st 2018, 1:04 PM 25,400 Views 61 Comments

The airline’s forward bookings for the October school mid-term and Christmas period have been hit.

Flight disruptions continue after Storm Ali led to over 80 cancellations in Dublin yesterday
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Flight disruptions continue after Storm Ali led to over 80 cancellations in Dublin yesterday

Sep 20th 2018, 7:43 PM 10,720 Views 7 Comments

Gusts of wind of up to 147km/h were recorded during yesterday’s Storm Ali.

Dublin's CityJet is merging with a Spanish airline to form Europe's biggest regional carrier
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Dublin's CityJet is merging with a Spanish airline to form Europe's biggest regional carrier

Jul 22nd 2018, 12:00 PM 24,739 Views 15 Comments

The combined companies will have a fleet of nearly 100 aircraft.

Ryanair collects €1.8bn through extra charges - but it's not the king of the add-on
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Ryanair collects €1.8bn through extra charges - but it's not the king of the add-on

Jul 21st 2018, 10:00 AM 29,915 Views 41 Comments

American airlines dominate the world’s league of non-ticket sales.

So, what happens when you're blamed for forcing a passenger plane to land?
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So, what happens when you're blamed for forcing a passenger plane to land?

Jun 19th 2018, 6:00 AM 67,921 Views 31 Comments

An Ibiza-bound Ryanair flight from Dublin was forced to divert to Paris on Saturday morning.

Security officers sacked after forcibly dragging passenger off United Airlines flight
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Security officers sacked after forcibly dragging passenger off United Airlines flight

Oct 18th 2017, 7:16 AM 17,435 Views 18 Comments

A video went viral in April of officers pulling passenger David Dao off the flight.

TD stops pilots from giving testimony after they raise problems with aviation regulator
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TD stops pilots from giving testimony after they raise problems with aviation regulator

Oct 4th 2017, 9:30 PM 24,971 Views 20 Comments

The chair of the Oireachtas Transport Committee adjourned the meeting to a later date.

Monarch Airlines ceases trading leaving 110,000 passengers stranded
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Monarch Airlines ceases trading leaving 110,000 passengers stranded

Oct 2nd 2017, 8:05 AM 30,172 Views 55 Comments

The failure has been described as “the biggest ever UK airline failure”.

Russian Court rules that an airline can't enforce body size limits for female flight attendants
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Russian Court rules that an airline can't enforce body size limits for female flight attendants

Sep 7th 2017, 2:46 PM 16,155 Views 12 Comments

The women were awarded lost wages and €73 damages.

Wow Air is suspending its Cork-Reykjavik service just five months after starting it
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Wow Air is suspending its Cork-Reykjavik service just five months after starting it

Jul 29th 2017, 12:16 PM 32,121 Views 64 Comments

Finishing for the winter in October, there are a small number of flights cancelled in September, too.

Passengers warned of potential long delays at airports in Europe this summer
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Passengers warned of potential long delays at airports in Europe this summer

Jul 27th 2017, 5:35 PM 24,976 Views 29 Comments

A new EU regulation introduced in March has led to tighter border control in European airports.

No airline employee to lose their job after passenger dragged screaming from overbooked flight
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No airline employee to lose their job after passenger dragged screaming from overbooked flight

Apr 18th 2017, 8:07 PM 12,989 Views 25 Comments

CEO Oscar Munoz called the situation a “systems failure”.

Ryanair will offer connecting flights onto rivals' routes starting this year
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Ryanair will offer connecting flights onto rivals' routes starting this year

Apr 6th 2017, 12:40 PM 22,313 Views 8 Comments

The Irish budget airline plans to hook up with both Aer Lingus and Norwegian Air.

Due to fly this week? Airlines are warning 1,000 flights could be cancelled
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Due to fly this week? Airlines are warning 1,000 flights could be cancelled

Mar 5th 2017, 6:47 PM 46,371 Views 15 Comments

Flights overflying France are also affected.

Aer Lingus gave Norwegian Air a masterclass in sass on Twitter this evening
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# Cheers You're Grand

Aer Lingus gave Norwegian Air a masterclass in sass on Twitter this evening

Feb 23rd 2017, 8:29 PM 36,751 Views 0 Comments

Meeeow!

Here's why foreign airlines are queuing to set up operations in Ireland
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Here's why foreign airlines are queuing to set up operations in Ireland

Feb 5th 2017, 8:45 AM 49,172 Views 39 Comments

Sweden’s SAS airline is the latest carrier to apply for an Irish air operators licence.

Negotiators have less than 48 hours to avert an Irish pilot strike
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Negotiators have less than 48 hours to avert an Irish pilot strike

Nov 22nd 2016, 5:55 PM 12,092 Views 8 Comments

Unite trade union said CityJet pilots will withdraw labour in less than two days unless there is a breakthrough.

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