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#Airport

# airport - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about the cancelled Garth Brooks gigs, Enda in Germany and the price of cigarettes….

# airport - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Two Ryanair planes damaged in collision at Stansted Airport

No one was injured in the incident.

# airport - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Stuck trying to find a parking space? This robot will park your car for you

If you happen to be in Düsseldorf airport, that is.

# airport - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

"We are now a blood-ridden country": Margaretta D'Arcy rounds on TDs over Shannon...

Some of them looked pretty stunned at the tirade…

# airport - Monday 16 June, 2014

€780mn airport pension hole: Expert panel urges Aer Lingus and DAA to pay more

The plan may face problems being passed by Aer Lingus shareholders, however.

# airport - Saturday 14 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media So Bitter

9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media

Just stop it with your happiness.

# airport - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death

The Fairchild Metro EC-ITP aircraft crashed, overturned and caught fire on its third attempt to land at the airport in 2011.

From The Daily Edge Man gets stuck at airport overnight, makes amazing music video All By Myself

# airport - Monday 9 June, 2014

Karachi international airport reopens after siege which killed 30

The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the assault on the airport, which began last night.

# airport - Monday 19 May, 2014

Aer Lingus regional traffic up, up and away by 35 per cent

A strong Easter and new routes are driving the gains made by the short hop carrier.

# airport - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

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

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

# airport - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

349 US planes with war munitions allowed to land at Shannon. Zero were refused

However, thirteen overflights were refused due to the nature of their cargo.

# airport - Friday 18 April, 2014

Increase in number of passengers going through Irish airports this Easter

More than 250,000 people are expected to pass through Dublin airport this weekend.

# airport - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge An Irish dancing flashmob took over Shannon Airport Everybody Dance Now

An Irish dancing flashmob took over Shannon Airport

Ballaí Luimní with the baggage handlers, anyone?

# airport - Friday 21 March, 2014

Ratings agency S&P is a Ryanair fan, praising ‘industry-leading operating efficiency’

The ratings agency did however note Ryanair’s ‘reputation for providing less customer-friendly services than some of its peers’.

# airport - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

SIPTU told to pay DAA and Ryanair's legal fees over strike injunction

Justice Gilligan placed a stay on the ruling subject to a full hearing on the issues around the strike.

# airport - Monday 17 March, 2014

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport

Officers stopped and searched four men as they disembarked a flight from Wroclaw last night.

# airport - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

High Court halts airport strikes by granting injunction to DAA

Dublin Airport Authority welcomed the decision today which directs SIPTU to withdraw its planned industrial action at Dublin and Cork airports this Friday.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning, want to know what’s making headlines this morning? It’s all here.

# airport - Monday 10 March, 2014

Mandate union withdraws from strike action at DAA

General Secretary John Douglas said they will attend a meeting with the expert panel this Friday.

# airport - Monday 3 March, 2014

Aer Lingus rebooks customers to avoid air strike chaos on St Patrick’s weekend

A panel of experts is to examine problems in the pension fund at the centre of the dispute but SIPTU said today it is still not in a position to call of the work stoppages planned for Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports.

# airport - Friday 28 February, 2014

Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine's main airports

However the airport is operating normally, despite their presence.

# airport - Monday 3 February, 2014

New 'Luas on rubber wheels' could cut commute times by almost 40 per cent

Three special ‘Bus Rapid Transit’ routes could be built at a cost of up to €650 million. It’s planned the first will be between the city centre and Swords.

# airport - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 ways Ryanair's fully allocated seating will change your life Up In The Air

6 ways Ryanair's fully allocated seating will change your life

These flights, they are a’changing.

# airport - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Pilots say there are "significant issues" within aviation industry

The Irish Airline Pilots’ Association were commenting on a report that said tiredness and ‘inadequate training’ were factors in a crash at Cork Airport.

# airport - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Weekly protests planned over jailing of 79-year-old peace activist

Film-maker and writer Margaretta D’Arcy was jailed for trespassing at Shannon Airport.

# airport - Monday 13 January, 2014

Up, up, up: Passenger traffic at Dublin Airport

As a result of the passenger rise, DAA will pay a €5.6 million rebate to airlines who saw passenger growth in 2013.

# airport - Friday 10 January, 2014

Knock Airport has second-busiest year in 28 years

Around 665,000 passengers used the Mayo airport last year – and this year could top 700,000.

# airport - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Parody song perfectly sums up the experience of flying Ryanair You'll Be Back

Parody song perfectly sums up the experience of flying Ryanair

Now showing at a gate that couldn’t be further away.

# airport - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Flights diverted and delayed at Dublin Airport because of gusty winds Get Me Home For Xmas This post contains images

Flights diverted and delayed at Dublin Airport because of gusty winds

Travellers are hoping the winds will die down so they get home for Christmas.

# airport - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Niall Horan is stuck in an airport and Twitter is apoplectic as a result Wand Erection

Niall Horan is stuck in an airport and Twitter is apoplectic as a result

The wind is wreaking havoc on the One Direction singer’s travel plans.

British Airways plane collides into a building at Johannesburg Airport

The airline has stated that all passengers disembarked safely.

# airport - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Airport security guard saves baby in diving catch Great Save

Airport security guard saves baby in diving catch

How did he move so quickly?

# airport - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Authorities release images of woman who abandoned alligator at Chicago airport Gator Aid

Authorities release images of woman who abandoned alligator at Chicago airport

The sick reptile was found in the airport earlier this month.

# airport - Monday 4 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here are some hilarious responses to Richard Dawkins' honey rant

Here are some hilarious responses to Richard Dawkins' honey rant

After having some honey confiscated at the airport, he proclaimed ‘Bin Laden has won’.

# airport - Sunday 3 November, 2013

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents

A prosecutor yesterday told how Paul Ciancia allegedly opened fire at “point-blank range” on Gerardo Hernandez, the first TSA agent killed since the office was created

# airport - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Man arrived at Dublin Airport after swallowing 0.5kgs of cocaine

The man (34) was a UK national who had taken a flight from Sao Paulo in Brazil.

# airport - Friday 25 October, 2013

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi

Kelly Steel Engineering is to build a 3,500 tonne baggage handling facility at Abu Dhabi’s new Airport.

# airport - Saturday 19 October, 2013

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes FBI

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes

This follows two incidents on Tuesday in which lasers were pointed at the cockpits of planes.

# airport - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Scotland Yard breaks international drugs ring

Police seized millions of pounds worth of cocaine in dawn raids in London.