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Three men paying €45 million each to be part of crew on first private trip to International Space Station
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Three men paying €45 million each to be part of crew on first private trip to International Space Station

Jan 26th 2021, 8:01 PM 32,344 Views 48 Comments

The three men will receive 15 weeks of training in advance of the flight next January.

Aer Lingus orders six new 'narrowbody' planes to carry passengers on long-haul flights
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Aer Lingus orders six new 'narrowbody' planes to carry passengers on long-haul flights

Jun 18th 2019, 9:53 PM 46,900 Views 60 Comments

The planes, which would be capable of travelling the distance from Rome to New York, will have just one aisle.

Parents Panel: What are your tips for air travel with kids?
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Parents Panel: What are your tips for air travel with kids?

May 22nd 2018, 5:28 PM 6,741 Views 5 Comments

Our Parents Panel share how they’ve survived security checks, red eye flights and toddler tantrums.

Booking a holiday? Dublin Airport is getting 14 new routes this summer
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Booking a holiday? Dublin Airport is getting 14 new routes this summer

Apr 12th 2018, 3:20 PM 36,849 Views 32 Comments

You’ll now be able to fly direct to Hong Kong and Beijing.

'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 31,976 Views 43 Comments

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

The Irish Air Corps will colour the skies above the Liffey today
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The Irish Air Corps will colour the skies above the Liffey today

Jul 20th 2017, 7:00 AM 41,407 Views 56 Comments

The Irish Aviation Authority’s #AviationIreland weekend take place this Saturday and Sunday.

Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead
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Transatlantic flights from Cork finally get the go-ahead

Dec 2nd 2016, 11:13 PM 20,795 Views 40 Comments

The US Department of Transportation has granted a permit to Norwegian Air International after several delays.

Qatar Airways to launch Dublin to Doha route
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Qatar Airways to launch Dublin to Doha route

Nov 28th 2016, 9:40 PM 17,840 Views 31 Comments

The flights will begin in 2017 or 2018.

Ryanair owner Michael O'Leary parts company with Willie Mullins 'over fees'
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Ryanair owner Michael O'Leary parts company with Willie Mullins 'over fees'

Sep 28th 2016, 10:36 AM 13,138 Views 18 Comments

The trainer confirmed the Gigginstown House Stud split this morning.

Dublin is officially Europe's fastest-growing major airport
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Dublin is officially Europe's fastest-growing major airport

Aug 9th 2016, 5:05 PM 14,731 Views 62 Comments

25 million people passed through the hub last year, putting it among Europe’s top tier.

PHOTOS: 50,000 people turn out to watch Bray Air Display
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PHOTOS: 50,000 people turn out to watch Bray Air Display

Jul 23rd 2016, 7:37 PM 34,951 Views 49 Comments

The sky over Wicklow looked very colourful today.

Watch: We did loop-the-loops and barrel rolls in this 1940s plane
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Watch: We did loop-the-loops and barrel rolls in this 1940s plane

Jul 10th 2016, 12:00 PM 9,016 Views 6 Comments

We took a trip in the de Havilland Chipmunk.

Ryanair has become the first airline to fly 100 million passengers in one year
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Ryanair has become the first airline to fly 100 million passengers in one year

Jan 7th 2016, 11:55 AM 13,338 Views 48 Comments

A recommencement of flights to and from Belfast has also been announced.

House prices outside of Dublin are flying up
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House prices outside of Dublin are flying up

Jan 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 32,402 Views 53 Comments

It is still quite a bit pricier to live in the capital.

Here's how to fly like a pro
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Here's how to fly like a pro

Oct 25th 2015, 10:30 AM 24,752 Views 24 Comments

Some good advice here.

Man takes to the sky in deck chair suspended by 120 balloons
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Man takes to the sky in deck chair suspended by 120 balloons

Jul 7th 2015, 2:07 PM 16,815 Views 22 Comments

Daniel Boria said it was the most fun thing he’s ever done.

"Close, but no cigar this time": SpaceX launch goes (more or less) to plan
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"Close, but no cigar this time": SpaceX launch goes (more or less) to plan

Jan 10th 2015, 10:53 AM 8,748 Views 10 Comments

A revolutionary attempt to land the craft’s leftover booster on an ocean barge did not fare as well as hoped.

Review: Is the Parrot Rolling Spider the affordable drone you've been waiting for?
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Review: Is the Parrot Rolling Spider the affordable drone you've been waiting for?

Dec 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 16,247 Views 23 Comments

Drones as toys are growing in popularity, but is Parrot’s Mini Drone the one that will make you splash out on one?

This $150 million behemoth is the Rolls-Royce of superyachts
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This $150 million behemoth is the Rolls-Royce of superyachts

Dec 13th 2014, 5:30 PM 16,407 Views 19 Comments

It has a helipad. For your helicopter, of course.

House prices in Ireland are rising faster than anywhere else in the world
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House prices in Ireland are rising faster than anywhere else in the world

Dec 9th 2014, 8:33 AM 12,168 Views 73 Comments

Believe it or not, they’re still 39% below their peak in 2007.

Drone footage shows what it's like to be a bird flying over an airport
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Drone footage shows what it's like to be a bird flying over an airport

Nov 9th 2014, 9:15 AM 16,403 Views 15 Comments

This drone gives us a never-before-seen look at Mexico City Airport.

This plane could replace 12,000 jets - and it finally took off this week
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This plane could replace 12,000 jets - and it finally took off this week

Sep 27th 2014, 8:15 AM 32,566 Views 52 Comments

The planes are vastly more efficient, Airbus says.

Ryanair thinks its new friendly approach is working
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Ryanair thinks its new friendly approach is working

Aug 6th 2014, 8:40 AM 9,881 Views 30 Comments

Passenger figures for last month show an increase of 4% compared to the same time last year.

Nasa cancels satellite launch with just 46 seconds to go
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Nasa cancels satellite launch with just 46 seconds to go

Jul 1st 2014, 11:04 AM 9,037 Views 18 Comments

The spacecraft will orbit at 705 kilometres above Earth and will provide the first complete picture of the effects of climate change.

Want to be a space tourist? Company gets lift off for balloons which go 20 miles above Earth
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Want to be a space tourist? Company gets lift off for balloons which go 20 miles above Earth

Jun 25th 2014, 4:15 PM 7,852 Views 15 Comments

How much will it cost, you ask? A mere €55,000…

Google wants to start beaming internet from its balloons as early as next year
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Google wants to start beaming internet from its balloons as early as next year

Jun 16th 2014, 6:25 PM 8,206 Views 14 Comments

It’s hoped that the project will see between 300 to 400 balloons circulating the globe, offering continuous service to a targeted area.

Stunning photographs show Ireland from the air by the people with the best view
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Stunning photographs show Ireland from the air by the people with the best view

Apr 5th 2014, 2:40 PM 38,852 Views 68 Comments

The Irish Air Corps’ maritime patrol crews have been taking photographs of how Ireland looks to them – and the results are amazing.

Shannon Airport numbers climb again in July
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Shannon Airport numbers climb again in July

Aug 9th 2013, 8:53 AM 5,193 Views 43 Comments

Services from the US and Canada boost numbers at Ireland’s third-largest airport for the second month running.

Cystic fibrosis charity flying high due to Ryanair charity calendar
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Cystic fibrosis charity flying high due to Ryanair charity calendar

Apr 10th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,174 Views 26 Comments

The Polish charity is €100,000 better off after being picked of the sole recipient of proceeds from the 2013 calendar.

Half of the world's aviation fleet now managed from Ireland
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Half of the world's aviation fleet now managed from Ireland

Oct 18th 2012, 11:40 AM 15,942 Views 20 Comments

SMBC Aviation Capital officially launched today following €5.6bn acquisition by Japanese bank.

Mission Accomplished Pic of the Day
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Mission Accomplished Pic of the Day

May 10th 2012, 11:42 AM 4,610 Views 19 Comments

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