# airport - Today’s News
Today, the British government approved a new third runway at London’s Heathrow airport, with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling calling it a “momentous step”.
# airport - Friday 21 October, 2016
London Fire Brigade said 500 members of the public and staff have been evacuated.
# airport - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
All flights were suspended, but the airport is now taking inbound aircraft.
# airport - Sunday 18 September, 2016
Life gets strange (and boring) when you’re living in an abandoned airport with no prospect of leaving.
# airport - Tuesday 6 September, 2016
A Cityjet flight that was due to arrive in Dublin at 8am was cancelled.
# airport - Sunday 4 September, 2016
Niall MacCarthy says new routes have boosted the rebel region and he’s pushing for more.
# airport - Wednesday 31 August, 2016
Shannon Airport confirmed that United Airlines flight UA-880 from Houston to Heathrow diverted to Shannon Airport “with a medical situation”.
# airport - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
The Bolivian national now faces a hefty fine.
# airport - Monday 8 August, 2016
# airport - Friday 5 August, 2016
Protesters have blocked the main road into the airport, Europe’s busiest, this morning.
# airport - Thursday 4 August, 2016
Four Irish passengers were on board the plane when it crashed.
# airport - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
Oh from Fatima to Bethlehem from Lourdes to Kiltimagh…
# airport - Wednesday 22 June, 2016
It was given an award at a ceremony in Athens last night.
# airport - Tuesday 14 June, 2016
The light aircraft the two men were travelling in disappeared last Thursday.
# airport - Sunday 12 June, 2016
The explosion sparked a major security alert at Pudong Airport.
# airport - Thursday 19 May, 2016
Just two flights in and out of Ireland with the airline are affected.
# airport - Monday 16 May, 2016
Police in Norway said that an earlier alert in Manchester made them take the threat seriously.
# airport - Wednesday 11 May, 2016
# airport - Thursday 14 April, 2016
EVERY retail worker will relate.
# airport - Tuesday 12 April, 2016
Part of the building was evacuated.
# airport - Tuesday 5 April, 2016
Nobody was hurt in the incident at Indonesia’s Halim Perdanakusuma airport.
# airport - Saturday 2 April, 2016
The flights will be largely symbolic.
# airport - Friday 1 April, 2016
The police union says safety concerns have not been addressed.
# airport - Wednesday 23 March, 2016
Niamh Jordan and her family were at the Ryanair check-in desk when the explosions went off.
Aer Lingus has cancelled its flights, while Ryanair is flying to Charleroi instead.
They were known to police but in connection with organised crime – not for acts of terrorism.
# airport - Tuesday 22 March, 2016
A manhunt is on for at least one suspect.
This morning’s attacks at Brussels airport and a metro station in the city have left at least 34 people dead and hundreds wounded.
Airlines across Europe, including Aer Lingus and Ryanair, have cancelled flights.
# airport - Monday 8 February, 2016
One man was arrested and the other was detained under the Mental Health Act.
# airport - Sunday 31 January, 2016
# airport - Monday 18 January, 2016
An additional 3.3 million people used the airport in 2015.
# airport - Thursday 24 December, 2015
Around half the money has been recovered. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
# airport - Tuesday 22 December, 2015
# airport - Saturday 19 December, 2015
Plus: How many sex workers held a vigil outside Leinster House this week?
# airport - Friday 18 December, 2015
At least three workers at Melbourne airport were suspended and one security guard was fired in relation the the incident.
# airport - Tuesday 8 December, 2015
The man was detained by gardaí and has been taken to Togher Garda Station.
# airport - Friday 27 November, 2015
No one was injured in the incident.