# airline - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The couple asked a member of the airline’s crew what was going on… “He said ‘Spain? What are you talking about?”
Investigators said that autopilot would had to have been manually switched on – but it’s still not known when it began running on autopilot.
# airline - Friday 13 June, 2014
Full payment to the families, who can claim up to more than three times the amount of the initial payout, would be made later
# airline - Thursday 12 June, 2014
Detailed negotiations between staff and management are expected to take place over the next few weeks.
# airline - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
One of the unions involved in Labour Court talks said today that progress had been made and so the two strike days have been deferred.
# airline - Monday 9 June, 2014
The union and airline are engaged in a dispute that centres on rosters, which cabin crew want changed.
# airline - Saturday 31 May, 2014
The airline was forced to ground almost all its flights yesterday, at an estimated cost of €10m, over a work schedule dispute.
# airline - Friday 30 May, 2014
Most Aer Lingus planes are grounded as airline tries to rebook passengers.
# airline - Monday 19 May, 2014
The airline recorded a profit of €523 million, with a total revenue of €5 billion.
# airline - Friday 16 May, 2014
# airline - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
The airline puts it down to a later Easter than normal and more long-haul flights.
# airline - Thursday 24 April, 2014
“I am not trying to create trouble or difficulty for your staff. We haven’t been trying to vent anger or hate your staff”.
# airline - Saturday 5 April, 2014
This is the first time the US has issued a license of this kind since the 1979 embargo.
# airline - Thursday 3 April, 2014
The airline say the jobs will be in the areas of technology, software and marketing.
# airline - Monday 31 March, 2014
The new official version of last words spoken from the cockpit is ‘more in keeping with the way a pilot might usually speak to air traffic control,’ according to one expert.
# airline - Friday 21 March, 2014
The airline’s overall passenger numbers for last month have increased 13 per cent compared to the same time last year.
# airline - Thursday 20 March, 2014
Two RAF planes went missing off the coast of Ireland at Fastnet Rock in 1955.
# airline - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
The outfits will be worn by attendants on Skymark Airlines planes when it introduces its Airbus A330 flights on domestic routes.
# airline - Monday 24 February, 2014
The airline made a profit of €61 million last year, which was in line with expectations.
# airline - Monday 17 February, 2014
The man “said he felt threatened in his country” and wanted to seek asylum in Switzerland.
# airline - Monday 3 February, 2014
The airline says that the fall is “in line with previous guidance”.
# airline - Thursday 30 January, 2014
Watch out for Alf, Teddy Ruxpin, and lots of hairspray.
# airline - Tuesday 31 December, 2013
The airline says all 10,000 copies of the calendar featuring scantily-clad staff members have sold out.
# airline - Friday 6 December, 2013
Michael O’Leary gets his hands dirty and checks Ryanair passangers boarding passes at Terminal 1 today.
# airline - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
The airline said that the expansion was directly related to the abolition of the travel tax.
# airline - Friday 15 November, 2013
The website has been the source of much angst for its customers over the years, but now it’s been updated to something a bit less blue and yellow.
Today Lufthansa said it was considering closing its firm in Rathcoole.
The new service will operate from June to October from Dublin Airport.
The proposals will be put to IMPACT’s cabin crew committee at lunchtime.
# airline - Thursday 14 November, 2013
Imagine you could change the size of your seat…
The airline is introducing 9 new routes from Dublin from next year.
# airline - Tuesday 12 November, 2013
Discussions between union representatives and Aer Lingus management went on till around midnight last night.
# airline - Sunday 10 November, 2013
A collision at speed can wreak more havoc than one would suspect.
# airline - Tuesday 5 November, 2013
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.
Developed by the Immigrant Council of Ireland, it’s hoped the project will be rolled out throughout Europe.
# airline - Monday 4 November, 2013
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.
# airline - Thursday 31 October, 2013
The budget airline said it hopes to announce further new route and traffic growth plans in the coming weeks.
# airline - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
The group wants O’Leary to negotiate a single contract that applies to all pilots flying for the airline.
# airline - Thursday 24 October, 2013
It follows a dispute with the IMPACT trade union on staffing levels for new transatlantic services.