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# passengers - Yesterday’s News


# passengers - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Ryanair customers have been complaining about being seated rows apart on flights that aren't full

Passengers have reported being split up even though the flight they were travelling in was not full.

# passengers - Saturday 27 May, 2017

British Airways cancels all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick after massive IT failure

Some passengers have suggested that the outage was caused by a lightning strike.

# passengers - Saturday 6 May, 2017

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

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

# passengers - Thursday 15 September, 2016

French strikes force Aer Lingus and Ryanair to cancel flights

French air traffic controllers are striking today and tomorrow.

# passengers - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters who locked themselves together on London runway arrested

A Cityjet flight that was due to arrive in Dublin at 8am was cancelled.

# passengers - Friday 26 August, 2016

Ryanair claims to be 'world's favourite airline' as passenger numbers soar

The latest consumer data put passenger numbers for Ryanair well above those of its competitors.

# passengers - Sunday 14 August, 2016

'No indication' of terrorism in Swiss train attack

A female victim and the assailant died of their injuries in yesterday’s assault in eastern Switzerland.

# passengers - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Emirates plane may have attempted go-around before crash

Four Irish passengers were on board the plane when it crashed.

# passengers - Thursday 23 June, 2016

More and more people are using the train and Luas

Iarnród Éireann and the Luas brought in over €200 million from passenger revenue in 2015.

# passengers - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Photos: The longest ship to dock at Dublin returned this morning and is headed for Cork

She is one of 113 cruise calls confirmed to visit Dublin Port this year.

# passengers - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

WATCH: Cruise ship forced to turn around after sailing into hurricane-force winds in the Atlantic No Smooth Sailing This post contains videos

WATCH: Cruise ship forced to turn around after sailing into hurricane-force winds in the Atlantic

The Royal Caribbean cruise liner was hit by 30 foot waves and 150mph winds.

# passengers - Monday 18 January, 2016

Dublin Airport considers another runway (again) as passenger numbers hit 25 million

An additional 3.3 million people used the airport in 2015.

# passengers - Thursday 12 November, 2015

More passengers are complaining about Aer Lingus than Ryanair

This follows Ryanair’s move towards becoming more customer friendly last year.

# passengers - Monday 9 November, 2015

87-year-old woman punched in the face by teenagers on London bus

The two girls involved in the incident are believed to be aged between 14 and 18.

# passengers - Friday 6 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge 14 things you definitely don’t want to happen to you on a flight Flight Of Terror

14 things you definitely don’t want to happen to you on a flight

These people must be stopped.

# passengers - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Train evacuated over bag of smelly meat

The incident saw 250 people evacuated from the train.

# passengers - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Man arrested for urinating on fellow passengers on plane

The suspect slept through most of the three-hour flight but woke up shortly before landing and began relieving himself.

# passengers - Thursday 3 September, 2015

The airplane part found on remote island IS from missing flight MH370

The plane disappeared on 8 March 2014.

# passengers - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

French authorities have only hours left to question train gunman

Under French law the suspect must either be charged or an extension sought later this evening.

# passengers - Monday 24 August, 2015

Passengers terrified as brawl breaks out on Dublin bus

Dublin Bus said its driver, who activated the panic alarm and then exited the bus, followed proper procedures.

# passengers - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

From Business ETC Aer Lingus promises to treat you better when your flight is delayed Slap On The Wrist

Aer Lingus promises to treat you better when your flight is delayed

The UK’s aviation regulator had alleged the treatment of passengers by Aer Lingus, Jet2 and Wizz Air was in breach of consumer law.

# passengers - Friday 31 July, 2015

Knock to UK flight makes emergency landing in Dublin after smoke alarm goes off

All 74 passengers disembarked safely from the Flybe aircraft.

# passengers - Monday 15 June, 2015

# passengers - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Air Canada jet skids off Halifax runway, at least 23 injured Air Canada This post contains videos

Air Canada jet skids off Halifax runway, at least 23 injured

Two of the passengers required “urgent attention” but most were treated for minor cuts and bruises.

# passengers - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Some data recovered – but as yet we don’t have “the slightest explanation” for the crash

The plane, carrying 144 passengers, plunged for eight minutes before hitting the side of a mountain – with no survivors.

# passengers - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter

Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.

# passengers - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Stena Line has cancelled its Holyhead summer route

The number of passengers had fallen from 1,719,853 in 1998 to 141,652 last year.

# passengers - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Cockpit voice recorder from crashed AirAsia plane finally retrieved from the sea

Investigators hope the black box and voice recorder will give vital answers as to what happened the aircraft.

# passengers - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Aer Lingus named among the world’s top safest low-cost airlines

However the airline’s passenger numbers fell in December.

# passengers - Monday 5 January, 2015

Ryanair co-pilot praised for safe emergency landing after captain fell ill

At one stage, the commander of the craft fell unconscious.

# passengers - Friday 2 January, 2015

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year

Irish setters are no doubt happy with the news.

# passengers - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Reports of smoke in the cockpit forces flight to divert to Dublin Airport

The United Airlines flight landed safely at 6.15pm.

# passengers - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Two passengers fighting over reclining seats forced an entire flight to divert Air Wars

# passengers - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Aer Lingus flight diverted to Toulouse due to bomb scare at Perpignan airport

Perpignan airport was evacuated due to a bomb scare this afternoon.

One-fifth more long haul passengers for Aer Lingus last month

The airline’s latest passeger load figures show that over 6 million people flew with Aer Lingus in the first seven months of this year.

# passengers - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Ryanair thinks its new friendly approach is working

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

# passengers - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

RNLI rescues 12 tourists after passenger boat hits rocks

No one was injured in the incident and the vessel was towed safely back to the harbour.

# passengers - Monday 26 May, 2014

Man in wheelchair carried off DART as no ramp available at Donaghmede station

Irish Rail said they would like to apologise to the customer featured in the video clip for any distress that was caused to him.

# passengers - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From Business ETC Aer Lingus sees 12 per cent traffic boost in April Flights

Aer Lingus sees 12 per cent traffic boost in April

The airline puts it down to a later Easter than normal and more long-haul flights.

# passengers - Saturday 22 March, 2014

“Tell us the truth!” Police intervene as families of missing passengers confront officials

The search for the missing Malaysian plane continues in the Indian Ocean.

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