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Boeing calls for grounding of some 777s and UK bans them from its airspace after Denver engine fire
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Boeing calls for grounding of some 777s and UK bans them from its airspace after Denver engine fire

Updated Feb 22nd 2021, 2:32 PM 24,768 Views 29 Comments

The order follows the failure of a Boeing 777 over Denver on Saturday.

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 15,120 Views 29 Comments

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

Government plan on international travel to be published by 13 October, says transport minister
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Government plan on international travel to be published by 13 October, says transport minister

Oct 4th 2020, 2:28 PM 32,976 Views 21 Comments

Eamon Ryan said that the government was also looking at the issue of airport testing.

Boeing pushes expected 737 Max return until this summer, months later than anticipated
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# Grounded

Boeing pushes expected 737 Max return until this summer, months later than anticipated

Jan 22nd 2020, 7:21 AM 9,776 Views 32 Comments

Boeing does not expected federal regulators to approve its changes to the 373 Max until the summer.

Flights, electricity, and Anglo-Irish travel: Things that will be fine in a no-deal Brexit
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# Business As Usual

Flights, electricity, and Anglo-Irish travel: Things that will be fine in a no-deal Brexit

Oct 13th 2019, 9:00 PM 21,336 Views 8 Comments

There aren’t many, but there are elements that will be fine in a no-deal Brexit.

PHOTOS: Thousands turn out to watch the Bray Air Display in Co Wicklow
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# BRAY AIR DISPLAY

PHOTOS: Thousands turn out to watch the Bray Air Display in Co Wicklow

Jul 28th 2019, 7:02 PM 28,386 Views 31 Comments

The second day of the event is taking place in Co Wicklow.

French families sue Boeing over fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash
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French families sue Boeing over fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash

May 21st 2019, 6:30 PM 9,702 Views 0 Comments

The 10 March crash of the plane killed all 157 people on board.

'Clear similarities' between both Boeing 737 MAX crashes, French experts say
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'Clear similarities' between both Boeing 737 MAX crashes, French experts say

Mar 18th 2019, 4:44 PM 26,681 Views 26 Comments

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 went down minutes into a flight earlier this month.

Norwegian to operate Dreamliner from Dublin following suspension of Boeing 737 MAX
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Norwegian to operate Dreamliner from Dublin following suspension of Boeing 737 MAX

Mar 13th 2019, 1:48 PM 23,474 Views 17 Comments

The Boeing 737 MAX fleet was suspended from European airspace yesterday.

UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash
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UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash

Updated Mar 12th 2019, 2:14 PM 18,146 Views 28 Comments

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

Five missing after two US military planes crash off coast of Japan
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Five missing after two US military planes crash off coast of Japan

Dec 6th 2018, 9:24 AM 15,213 Views 10 Comments

One crew member has already been rescued and is thought to be in a stable condition.

From Singapore to New York - world's longest non-stop flight set for take off
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From Singapore to New York - world's longest non-stop flight set for take off

Oct 11th 2018, 2:07 PM 22,526 Views 32 Comments

The flight will spend a marathon 19 hours in the air.

'My display will be what I call old man aerobatics': Life as a veteran Irish stunt pilot
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'My display will be what I call old man aerobatics': Life as a veteran Irish stunt pilot

Jul 28th 2018, 10:00 AM 11,214 Views 8 Comments

Limerick native Gerry Humphreys has spent over 9,000 hours flying planes over the past three decades.

Here are just some of the project promises the government plan to deliver in the next 10 years
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# Planes Trains And Automobiles

Here are just some of the project promises the government plan to deliver in the next 10 years

Feb 5th 2018, 9:00 PM 30,004 Views 57 Comments

Ministers met today for a special Cabinet meeting to discuss some of the large-scale projects they want to roll-out in the years to come.

What kind of weapons were six US airplanes refused access to Ireland carrying?
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# Munitions Of War

What kind of weapons were six US airplanes refused access to Ireland carrying?

Oct 7th 2017, 4:00 PM 63,379 Views 64 Comments

The description for the contents of most of the refused flights was ‘class 1 explosives’. The reasons for the refusals are as yet unclear however.

Only one small bag to be permitted on board as Ryanair axes second free carry-on policy
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# Just The One

Only one small bag to be permitted on board as Ryanair axes second free carry-on policy

Sep 6th 2017, 8:36 AM 39,810 Views 81 Comments

Ryanair has increased check-in bag sizes from 15kg to 20kg.

Over 90,000 people soaked up the sun at the Bray Air Show yesterday
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# It's Taking Off

Over 90,000 people soaked up the sun at the Bray Air Show yesterday

Jul 24th 2017, 11:10 AM 20,717 Views 22 Comments

This was the 12th year of the festival.

Boeing launches 'most efficient' plane ever
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Boeing launches 'most efficient' plane ever

Jun 24th 2017, 10:15 AM 35,123 Views 34 Comments

Airbus, which moved first to update its aircrafts used in most midrange flights, now has a 60% market share.

India plans to create a national 'no-fly list' of unruly passengers
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# Altercations

India plans to create a national 'no-fly list' of unruly passengers

May 6th 2017, 8:15 PM 9,726 Views 7 Comments

The move comes after a lawmaker made headlines for repeatedly striking a steward on an Air India flight.

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 49,377 Views 40 Comments

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

Trump calls for Air Force One to cancel contract with Boeing
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Trump calls for Air Force One to cancel contract with Boeing

Dec 6th 2016, 10:30 PM 30,810 Views 58 Comments

He did so on Twitter, of course.

National Transport Authority has announced its plans for fare changes on Ireland's public transport
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National Transport Authority has announced its plans for fare changes on Ireland's public transport

Nov 3rd 2016, 1:17 PM 27,559 Views 64 Comments

It covers Luas, Dublin Bus, Iarnród Eireann and Bus Éireann.

British fighter jets scrambled to intercept Russian bombers
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British fighter jets scrambled to intercept Russian bombers

Sep 23rd 2016, 8:56 AM 40,148 Views 204 Comments

The Russian bombers flew close to the Shetland Islands yesterday.

The only route from Cork to London City is to be cancelled
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The only route from Cork to London City is to be cancelled

May 12th 2016, 7:40 PM 24,224 Views 35 Comments

CityJet says there simply isn’t the demand to sustain the route.

Woman killed after plane crashes into car
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Woman killed after plane crashes into car

Apr 3rd 2016, 4:14 PM 29,873 Views 18 Comments

The pilot and his passenger received major injuries.

Here are some of the most bizarre things flight attendants have seen in their line of duty
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# Drug-addled Zombies

Here are some of the most bizarre things flight attendants have seen in their line of duty

Jan 17th 2016, 8:30 AM 64,242 Views 23 Comments

From irascible passengers to airline water soup… All human life is here.

New report outlines 'serious incident' at Dublin Airport with planes in near-miss
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# Close Call

New report outlines 'serious incident' at Dublin Airport with planes in near-miss

Dec 24th 2015, 1:26 PM 24,042 Views 20 Comments

Two planes came within 800m of each other last March.

An airport is seeking the owners of three unclaimed airplanes
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# Lost And Found

An airport is seeking the owners of three unclaimed airplanes

Dec 12th 2015, 10:30 AM 32,277 Views 27 Comments

Someone just left them lying around it would seem.

Russian-made missile took down MH17, killing 298 says official report
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# Shot Down

Russian-made missile took down MH17, killing 298 says official report

Oct 13th 2015, 1:41 PM 11,204 Views 172 Comments

The official Dutch-led investigation seeks to end 15 months of speculation about why the Boeing 777 broke up in mid-air last year.

Is clapping when the plane lands an Irish thing or does everyone do it?
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# Big Buala Bos

Is clapping when the plane lands an Irish thing or does everyone do it?

Sep 14th 2015, 7:31 PM 36,811 Views 62 Comments

We investigated.

Nine more bodies could be found in English air show wreckage
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Nine more bodies could be found in English air show wreckage

Aug 24th 2015, 3:48 PM 15,863 Views 23 Comments

The pilot remains in a critical condition in hospital.

Three killed after plane crashes on housing estate
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Three killed after plane crashes on housing estate

Jul 26th 2015, 5:31 PM 18,281 Views 17 Comments

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Here's why every flight you take is obsessively monitored
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# Eyes In The Sky

Here's why every flight you take is obsessively monitored

Jul 21st 2015, 6:05 AM 27,515 Views 9 Comments

An engine alone, for example, is likely to have as many as 5,000 elements monitored every second.

Why were these Air Corps planes flying in formation over Dublin?
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# Look To The Skies

Why were these Air Corps planes flying in formation over Dublin?

Jul 17th 2015, 2:06 PM 32,132 Views 158 Comments

Should we take cover?

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested
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Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested

May 24th 2015, 12:18 PM 41,071 Views 35 Comments

In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.

Here's how you pass a bar of chocolate through a fighter jet
# Pass It On
# Pass It On

Here's how you pass a bar of chocolate through a fighter jet

Mar 5th 2015, 6:45 PM 2,878 Views 0 Comments

But all may not be as it seems…

'We've told the Russians it's not acceptable to fly in Irish-controlled airspace'
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# You've Been Warned

'We've told the Russians it's not acceptable to fly in Irish-controlled airspace'

Feb 8th 2015, 7:45 PM 43,428 Views 230 Comments

Two Russian military aircraft flew through Irish controlled airspace last month.

Russian bomber airplanes flew past the west coast of Ireland
# Cold War Tactics?
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# Cold War Tactics?

Russian bomber airplanes flew past the west coast of Ireland

Jan 30th 2015, 5:12 PM 36,388 Views 234 Comments

The planes did not enter Irish airspace but were in an area the Irish Aviation Authority has control over.

Patrick Stewart impersonates annoying people on planes, remains adorable
# Pats On A Plane
# Pats On A Plane

Patrick Stewart impersonates annoying people on planes, remains adorable

Jan 15th 2015, 11:49 AM 2,591 Views 1 Comment

Oh no, not the seat climber.

Multi-billion dollar ban on commercial drone flights in the US could be lifted soon
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# Take To The Skies

Multi-billion dollar ban on commercial drone flights in the US could be lifted soon

Dec 29th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,205 Views 13 Comments

Or, you know, in three years.

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