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# airport - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Planes catch fire after colliding on runway at airport

Nobody was hurt in the incident at Indonesia’s Halim Perdanakusuma airport.

# airport - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Getting back to normal: Brussels Airport to reopen tomorrow

The flights will be largely symbolic.

# airport - Friday 1 April, 2016

Brussels re-opening delayed as airport police strike over security

The police union says safety concerns have not been addressed.

# airport - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Brussels airport to stay closed tomorrow, unclear when it will re-open

Aer Lingus has cancelled its flights, while Ryanair is flying to Charleroi instead.

Two brothers reportedly behind Brussels suicide bombings

They were known to police but in connection with organised crime – not for acts of terrorism.

# airport - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

As it happened: At least 34 dead as Islamic State claims attack on Brussels

A manhunt is on for at least one suspect.

Timeline: How the Brussels terror attacks unfolded

This morning’s attacks at Brussels airport and a metro station in the city have left at least 34 people dead and hundreds wounded.

Flights cancelled as Europe freezes transport links with Brussels

Airlines across Europe, including Aer Lingus and Ryanair, have cancelled flights.

# airport - Monday 8 February, 2016

Men removed from planes in Dublin and Shannon after disturbances

One man was arrested and the other was detained under the Mental Health Act.

# airport - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 tweets that will cut to the core of anyone flying Ryanair No Clapping Please

# airport - 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.

# airport - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Employee pockets €20,000 dropped by ambassador in an airport and gets arrested

Around half the money has been recovered. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

# airport - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge They're handing out blaas at Waterford airport to people coming home for Christmas O Christmas Blaa
From The Daily Edge 14 slightly magical things spotted at Dublin Airport arrivals this Christmas Homecomings

# airport - Saturday 19 December, 2015

How many people will pass through Dublin Airport this Christmas? It's the week in numbers

Plus: How many sex workers held a vigil outside Leinster House this week?

# airport - Friday 18 December, 2015

Airport workers suspended and one fired for security check on Foreign Minister

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

Man in 'agitated' state arrested at Cork Airport

The man was detained by gardaí and has been taken to Togher Garda Station.

# airport - Friday 27 November, 2015

Passengers treated for 'nervous crisis' after landing wheel collapses on runway

No one was injured in the incident.

# airport - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Man in his 20s dies in custody at Dublin Airport

GSOC is investigating the death.

# airport - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Heavy fog causes third day of disruption for Irish air passengers

Passengers are advised to check with their airlines before travelling to the airport.

# airport - Monday 2 November, 2015

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways Fog

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways

Knock-on delays are expected for other flights as low visibility procedures are in place.

# airport - Sunday 1 November, 2015

The foggy weather is causing flight disruption and it's likely to last until the morning

Dublin Airport and UK airports are reporting delays.

# airport - Thursday 29 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This is Dublin Airport's best kept secret Whopper Pint

This is Dublin Airport's best kept secret

This is a gamechanger.

# airport - Monday 19 October, 2015

Woman arrested on same Aer Lingus flight as man who died

A post mortem is due to be performed today on the 25-year-old Brazilian man who died on the Lisbon-Dublin flight yesterday evening.

# airport - Thursday 17 September, 2015

The Gardaí won't be checking your passport at Dublin airport anymore

The Gardaí won't be checking your passport at Dublin airport anymore

Changes aim to make it easier and more convenient to pass through security.

# airport - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Teen sex offender faces extradition after arrest on board Dublin to Dubai flight

He will appear before an extradition court tomorrow.

# airport - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Woman downs bottle of cognac because she couldn't take it aboard flight

Let’s file this under ‘bad idea’.

# airport - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

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.

# airport - Saturday 1 August, 2015

You might actually WANT to have a long layover in these airports

A quick dip in a rooftop pool before the next flight? Don’t mind if we do…

# airport - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Irishman arrested for attempting to smuggle 10kg of gold bars

Customs said the man landed from Dubai on an Emirates flight.

# airport - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Cork Airport is getting a much needed pick-me-up

CityJet is offering new flights to and from London City Airport.

# airport - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Airport staff took a little boy's lost teddy on a wonderful adventure of its own Awfully Big Adventure

Airport staff took a little boy's lost teddy on a wonderful adventure of its own

Hobbes didn’t get a holiday – but he got something better.

# airport - Monday 15 June, 2015

# airport - Friday 12 June, 2015

Here's how much it cost this year for the Irish army to provide support at Shannon Airport

Gardaí have requested their assistance at the airport more than 130 times.

# airport - Monday 8 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Kate Moss had to be escorted off a flight for being 'disruptive' Moss Goss

Kate Moss had to be escorted off a flight for being 'disruptive'

The supermodel was returning to London after celebrating a friend’s birthday in Turkey.

# airport - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge This airport announcement prank is the definition of banter Attention Please

# airport - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)

# airport - Saturday 16 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Daniel O'Donnell act of kindness is the talk of Twitter Wee Daniel