# airline - Today’s News
# airline - Saturday 14 February, 2015
Political interference has kept Aer Lingus one of the smallest airlines in Europe whilst its home-grown competition passed it by ten times over.
# airline - Friday 6 February, 2015
Today it emerged that the left engine was shut down manually by the crew “for unknown reasons”.
# airline - Monday 2 February, 2015
The company said it would make legally binding commmitments.
A new Donegal-Glasgow route has also been announced.
# airline - Thursday 29 January, 2015
The Transport Committee has been told that selling Aer Lingus share would ‘devastate’ Ireland’s economy and connectivity
# airline - Monday 26 January, 2015
Should the State have a stake in the national carrier?
# airline - Wednesday 21 January, 2015
12 new cadets for the latest course were chosen from 3,000 applications.
# airline - Thursday 15 January, 2015
The airline has hit out at the sites, asking people to book on its own site.
# airline - Sunday 28 December, 2014
AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501 lost contact with air traffic controllers over the Java Sea.
# airline - Monday 1 December, 2014
The airline has responded to an incident that occurred over the weekend to flights from Lanzarote to the UK.
# airline - Saturday 29 November, 2014
# airline - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
A spokesperson for the company in charge of organising the tour said a different plane will be taking passengers to Medjugorje now.
# airline - Sunday 12 October, 2014
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# airline - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
Sherlock the beagle works for KLM, returning items in a special little backpack.
# airline - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
If Russia did press ahead with a ban, it would have an impact on some European airlines, but this move would likely hurt Russia more than anyone.
# airline - Thursday 4 September, 2014
There was also a 22.3% increase in the number of transatlantic passengers, which stood at 148,000.
# airline - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
Passenger figures for last month show an increase of 4% compared to the same time last year.
# 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.