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Builder spared jail for sex assault on airline attendant
The Latvian businessman was charged with sexual assault, intoxication, and behaviour likely to cause offence or annoyance.
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Aer Lingus ground crew reject structural changes as airline warns of 'profound' pandemic effect
Cabin crew members similarly rejected a pay freeze in recent days.
Cabin crew at Aer Lingus face temporary lay-offs after staff reject structural change proposals
The airline said there will no pay rises for cabin crew members until 2025 at the earliest.
Aer Lingus ditches requirement for female cabin crew to wear makeup
The announcement comes after Aer Lingus last month revealed a brand refresh with an updated logo.
Ryanair cabin crew to be represented by trade union for first time
Fórsa said it’s looking forward to “securing improvements in terms and conditions” for employees.
'Your move': Seven cabin crew unions write to Ryanair shareholders demanding an end to unrest
The letter sent to the shareholders was signed on behalf of seven cabin crew unions – two Spanish, two Belgian and, two Italian and one Portuguese.
Ryanair told striking cabin crew in Portugal their actions would affect their promotion prospects
The airline has since apparently reversed tack on that approach.
600 Ryanair flights cancelled due to cabin crew strikes in Spain, Portugal and Belgium
The airline has said that 100,000 passengers will be affected by the cancelled flights on 25 and 26 July.
Flight from London to Belfast delayed after cabin crew get into heated row
The argument was over water bottles apparently.
Female Air France crew can opt out of Iran flights to avoid having to wear headscarf
Air France management claims the request is standard for most airlines when flying to Iran.
Union insists no plans for Christmas strike as Aer Lingus cabin crew vote on action
Impact has issued a new ballot on industrial action following legal advice.
Ryanair's infamous bikini calendar is being scrapped - O'Leary
We’ve seen the last of the NSFW cabin crew, according to the chief executive.
Flight diverted after 'drunk' woman attacks crew with her prosthetic leg
The argument was over cigarettes.
Take two: Aer Lingus flight to try the journey to the US again after cabin crew fell ill
The Boston-bound flight with 280 people on board had to turn back to Dublin Airport.
Can you get a Ryanair cabin crew job with this €19 diploma?
The ad says this bargain online diploma is ‘airline recognised’ but Ryanair said they’d be having none of it.
It's safe to book a flight with Aer Lingus this summer, says union
Impact trade union said if today’s Labour Court recommendation is accepted, there will be “industrial peace”.
More strikes for Aer Lingus as talks collapse
IMPACT to issue notice of two one-day strikes.
Aer Lingus services resume after cabin crew strike
The airline was forced to ground almost all its flights yesterday, at an estimated cost of €10m, over a work schedule dispute.
Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike
Most Aer Lingus planes are grounded as airline tries to rebook passengers.
Aer Lingus strike to take place on Friday
The cabin crew have expressed regret that the dispute about rosters has led to strike action.
Gerry Adams, Leap Cards, and Kate Middleton: The week in numbers
Plus: How many days until the next Budget?
Aer Lingus cabin crew are going on strike at the start of the June bank holiday weekend
The work stoppage will take place on Friday 30 May.
Varadkar: I am pretty sick of Aer Lingus workers threatening to go on strike
Workers at Aer Lingus have said that strike action is “very likely” amid a row over “onerous” working hours placed on cabin crews.
Ryanair deny "mutinous" passengers raided food trolley on delayed flight
The passengers allegedly abused staff and stole duty free products after the flight was delayed.
Cabin crew base closure could be averted following 5am talks breakthrough
The proposals will be put to IMPACT’s cabin crew committee at lunchtime.
'Some progress' in talks on closure of Shannon cabin crew base
Discussions between union representatives and Aer Lingus management went on till around midnight last night.
LRC talks between IMPACT cabin crew and Aer Lingus adjourned
The talks commenced this week after plans to close the cabin crew base at Shannon Airport were announced.
Aer Lingus and IMPACT to meet with LRC over Shannon job losses
The commission said the meeting will centre solely around plans to close a cabin crew base in Shannon and not yesterday’s results of a ballot for industrial action.
Aer Lingus cabin crew vote in favour of industrial action
The ballot by IMPACT includes strike action but the branch committee will now meet over the next few days to consider the appropriate course of action.
Aer Lingus to close Shannon cabin crew base that employs 87
It follows a dispute with the IMPACT trade union on staffing levels for new transatlantic services.
8 key moments from the new Ryanair cabin crew calendar*
Well, from the ‘making of’ video anyway.
Ryanair is bringing out a hunky man calendar in 2014...
…or so they’ve lead us to believe.
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Ryanair customers support controversial charity calendar, says airline
The calendar was slammed as demeaning to women by a flight attendant who gained more than 10,000 signatures on a petition against the initiative.
Ryanair warns of jobs email scam
Messages have been sent out targeting job hunters which look for a payment for a visa, which the email says it necessary to apply for a job at Ryanair.
Airport chaos looms as Aer Lingus pilots threaten strike action
Thirty thousand people could be affected if pilots go ahead with threatened industrial action from next Tuesday. Eighty-seven per cent of pilots represented by IALPA voted in favour of a strike.
Aer Lingus may have to consider further job cuts
The airline says the continued weakness of the Irish economy means its profits won’t be as high as first expected.
Aer Lingus action led to 22,000 cancelled January bookings
The airline’s bookings for January were down by 17 per cent on the same month the previous year, before cancellations.
IMPACT suspends Aer Lingus action after talks breakthrough
Staff return to the payroll after suspending industrial action, pending a ruling from the Labour Relations Commission.
Aer Lingus dispute talks continue at LRC
Efforts to resolve the ongoing dispute over new rosters at the airline will resume today at the Labour Relations Commission as a further 20 flights are cancelled.