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#Aeroplane

# aeroplane - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Airline passenger rights 'not protected' in the EU during pandemic, report says
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Airline passenger rights 'not protected' in the EU during pandemic, report says

Jun 29th 2021, 6:58 PM 12,197 Views 4 Comments

A report from the European Court of Auditors said many passengers were forced to accept vouchers for cancelled flights.

# aeroplane - Monday 22 February, 2021

Boeing calls for grounding of some 777s and UK bans them from its airspace after Denver engine fire
# Flights
# Flights

Boeing calls for grounding of some 777s and UK bans them from its airspace after Denver engine fire

Updated Feb 22nd 2021, 2:32 PM 24,768 Views 29 Comments

The order follows the failure of a Boeing 777 over Denver on Saturday.

# aeroplane - Monday 14 October, 2019

Aer Lingus flight forced to re-route to Dublin and back after technical issue and lightning strike
# RIDE THE LIGHTNING
# RIDE THE LIGHTNING

Aer Lingus flight forced to re-route to Dublin and back after technical issue and lightning strike

Oct 14th 2019, 2:56 PM 34,227 Views 15 Comments

The plane reached St. Georges Channel east of Termonfeckin, Co Louth when it was struck.

# aeroplane - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Juventus fan to be banned after 'aeroplane' taunt
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Juventus fan to be banned after 'aeroplane' taunt

May 4th 2019, 10:46 PM 15,237 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened during Friday night’s 1-1 derby draw with Torino.

# aeroplane - Sunday 10 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 10th 2016, 12:00 PM 9,015 Views 6 Comments

We took a trip in the de Havilland Chipmunk.

# aeroplane - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Plane forced to make emergency landing on Australian highway
# Queensland
# Queensland

Plane forced to make emergency landing on Australian highway

May 6th 2015, 3:45 PM 21,247 Views 18 Comments

No one was injured in the incident.

# aeroplane - Saturday 18 April, 2015

We might need to start seriously thinking about pilotless planes
# Automated
# Automated

We might need to start seriously thinking about pilotless planes

Apr 18th 2015, 5:30 PM 10,474 Views 40 Comments

It might not be too far off either.

# aeroplane - Thursday 5 March, 2015

24 people injured as Delta plane skids off runway in snow storm
# New York
# New York

24 people injured as Delta plane skids off runway in snow storm

Mar 5th 2015, 7:45 PM 18,969 Views 13 Comments

None of the injuries were life-threatening and a fuel leak from the plane was quickly brought under control.

# aeroplane - Monday 16 February, 2015

A scorpion sneaked onto a US flight and stung a passenger
# Scorpion On A Plane
# Scorpion On A Plane

A scorpion sneaked onto a US flight and stung a passenger

Feb 16th 2015, 7:00 PM 14,601 Views 23 Comments

The flight was then delayed for an hour while flight attendants made sure there were no other stowaways in the cabin.

# aeroplane - Sunday 30 November, 2014

'Passenger Shaming' is an entire Instagram dedicated to a***holes on flights
# Feet On Seats
From The Daily Edge
# Feet On Seats

'Passenger Shaming' is an entire Instagram dedicated to a***holes on flights

Nov 30th 2014, 4:00 PM 9,285 Views 1 Comment

We’ve all seen them. Now shame them.

# aeroplane - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Watch Russian airline passengers push their frozen plane free from ice
# People Power
From The Daily Edge
# People Power

Watch Russian airline passengers push their frozen plane free from ice

Nov 27th 2014, 7:27 AM 1,336 Views 0 Comments

In Russia, planes fly YOU.

# aeroplane - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster
# Malaysia Airlines
# Malaysia Airlines

Family pays tribute to Irish woman killed in MH17 disaster

Jul 19th 2014, 9:26 AM 18,348 Views 12 Comments

Edel Mahady’s family said she would not want time wasted hating those responsible for her death.

# aeroplane - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Airbus patents new "moped-style" aeroplane seats
# Saddle Up
# Saddle Up

Airbus patents new "moped-style" aeroplane seats

Jul 17th 2014, 9:41 AM 26,582 Views 48 Comments

They look really, really uncomfortable.

# aeroplane - Friday 11 July, 2014

Opinion: Don't let your fear of flying ruin your holiday – follow these tips
# Fear Of Flying
# Fear Of Flying

Opinion: Don't let your fear of flying ruin your holiday – follow these tips

Jul 11th 2014, 1:00 PM 2,854 Views 53 Comments

You deserve those stress-free days on a sun-kissed beach: don’t let an irrational fear get in the way.

# aeroplane - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

There were 1,613 flights in Irish airspace on last month's busiest day
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

There were 1,613 flights in Irish airspace on last month's busiest day

May 14th 2014, 7:44 AM 6,493 Views 12 Comments

Air traffic figures for April show an increase at all three airports with Shannon seeing a significant rise of over 30 per cent.

# aeroplane - Monday 28 April, 2014

"Highly unlikely" surface wreckage from missing Malaysia plane will be found
# Flight MH370
# Flight MH370

"Highly unlikely" surface wreckage from missing Malaysia plane will be found

Apr 28th 2014, 8:02 AM 9,953 Views 28 Comments

It has been forty days since the search began in the remote ocean off the Western Australian coast.

# aeroplane - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

'Riding a rollercoaster without a seatbelt': How a teen survived 5 hours inside an aeroplane wheel
# Video
# Video

'Riding a rollercoaster without a seatbelt': How a teen survived 5 hours inside an aeroplane wheel

Apr 23rd 2014, 7:00 PM 23,487 Views 17 Comments

It’s a miracle.

# aeroplane - Friday 18 April, 2014

Sub searching for missing Malaysia plane reaches 'record depths'
# Mystery
# Mystery

Sub searching for missing Malaysia plane reaches 'record depths'

Apr 18th 2014, 11:56 AM 14,070 Views 19 Comments

It’s on its fifth seabed mission, and reached a record depth of 4,695 metres.

# aeroplane - Sunday 23 March, 2014

New floating objects spotted in hunt for missing Malaysia flight
# Flight MH370
# Flight MH370

New floating objects spotted in hunt for missing Malaysia flight

Mar 23rd 2014, 10:01 AM 52,037 Views 38 Comments

They were spotted by civilian aircraft in the Indian ocean.

# aeroplane - Monday 9 December, 2013

Man falls asleep during flight, wakes up on empty plane
# Snoozy Snooze
From The Daily Edge
# Snoozy Snooze

Man falls asleep during flight, wakes up on empty plane

Dec 9th 2013, 6:00 PM 61,460 Views 62 Comments

It’s the stuff of nightmares.

# aeroplane - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Virgin America's airline safety video is brilliantly fabulous
# Fasten Your Seatbelt
From The Daily Edge
# Fasten Your Seatbelt

Virgin America's airline safety video is brilliantly fabulous

Oct 29th 2013, 7:30 PM 3,778 Views 1 Comment

Do the safety dance.

# aeroplane - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Is this the worst aeroplane seatmate of all time?
# Land Of Nod
From The Daily Edge
# Land Of Nod

Is this the worst aeroplane seatmate of all time?

Jul 24th 2013, 3:08 PM 4,056 Views 7 Comments

Falling asleep with her head in her neighbour’s crotch. Awkward.

# aeroplane - Monday 21 January, 2013

Travel warning as flights affected by bad weather around Europe
# Weather
# Weather

Travel warning as flights affected by bad weather around Europe

Jan 21st 2013, 7:31 AM 9,854 Views 14 Comments

Bad weather around Europe has led to airlines cancelling a number of flights today.

# aeroplane - Friday 28 September, 2012

19 die as plane hits bird and crashes in Nepal
# Nepal
# Nepal

19 die as plane hits bird and crashes in Nepal

Sep 28th 2012, 10:14 AM 5,098 Views 7 Comments

The plane was carrying trekkers to the Mount Everest region when the crash occurred just minutes after takeoff.

# aeroplane - Monday 6 August, 2012

Column: 'I never thought I'd get on a plane alone'
# Fear Of Flying
# Fear Of Flying

Column: 'I never thought I'd get on a plane alone'

Aug 6th 2012, 6:30 PM 91 Views 12 Comments

After years of being terrified of flying, Sarah-Jane Goff took a training course to deal with her fear. She writes about how she ended up crossing the Atlantic.

# aeroplane - Monday 14 May, 2012

Plane crash kills 15 in Nepal mountains, 6 survive
# Nepal
# Nepal

Plane crash kills 15 in Nepal mountains, 6 survive

May 14th 2012, 10:38 AM 1,628 Views 1 Comment

A plane carrying Nepalese, Indian and Western passengers crashed into a mountain in the Himalayas today, killing 15 people and critically injuring six.

# aeroplane - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Bodies found at Russian jet wreckage in Indonesia
# Crash
# Crash

Bodies found at Russian jet wreckage in Indonesia

May 10th 2012, 2:49 PM 2,204 Views 2 Comments

All 45 people on board are feared dead after the discovery of bodies at the site.

# aeroplane - Monday 28 November, 2011

iPhone self-combusts on regional Australian flight
# IPhone
From The Daily Edge
# IPhone

iPhone self-combusts on regional Australian flight

Nov 28th 2011, 2:44 PM 8,935 Views 34 Comments

One Apple customer was shocked to see that his iPhone 4S had started glowing and emitting smoke during a flight.

# aeroplane - Friday 21 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Oct 21st 2011, 7:50 PM 1,249 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: TheJournal.ie meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.

# aeroplane - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Pilots' association says 'speculation' about cause of crash is not helpful.
# Cork Crash
# Cork Crash

Pilots' association says 'speculation' about cause of crash is not helpful.

Feb 10th 2011, 4:51 PM 1,773 Views 0 Comments

‘Misleading’ and “hastily-drawn conclusions” criticised as final moments of Cork plane accident are analysed.