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A new twice-daily flight from Dublin to Amsterdam has been announced
And Tourism Ireland is very happy about the news.
Co-pilot wounded by "confused passenger" on flight to China
The man was arrested as the flight landed.
# sniffed out
Meet the dog that works in an airport returning people's lost property
Sherlock the beagle works for KLM, returning items in a special little backpack.
# mh17
East Ukraine airspace has been closed until further notice
Aer Lingus and Ryanair confirm they do not fly over Ukrainian air space and flights are not impacted by the restrictions.
# y tu mama tambien
KLM's cheeky post-match tweet sent Gael Garcia Bernal into a blind rage
Our third favourite Mexican celebrity has a potty mouth.
# Social Media
Airline lets passengers pick seats based on other passengers' Facebook profiles
Want to choose who you’re sitting beside? A Dutch airline is letting passengers share their Facebook and LinkedIn profiles before picking a seat.
# In the frame
Animal activists claim responsibility for KLM Open attack
Lee Westwood and Rory McIlroy lie two shots off the lead as the second round gets underway in Hilversum.
# Pissoir
GĂ©rard Depardieu relieves himself on flight headed for Dublin
The French actor was refused use of the toilet on board so took matters in to his own hands…