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#Cork Airport

# cork-airport - Monday 2 November, 2015

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways
# Fog
# Fog

Flights to UK cancelled as heavy fog lingers on runways

Nov 2nd 2015, 7:51 AM 13,578 Views 10 Comments

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

# cork-airport - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man dies on board Aer Lingus flight
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Man dies on board Aer Lingus flight

Oct 18th 2015, 9:31 PM 76,060 Views 71 Comments

The man fell ill while the plane was in the air and one other passenger sustained injuries.

# cork-airport - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Already dreaming of a summer break for next year? Your flight options just got better
# Yer Flying
# Yer Flying

Already dreaming of a summer break for next year? Your flight options just got better

Oct 8th 2015, 3:01 PM 27,017 Views 16 Comments

Cork Airport will have several new direct routes for the 2016 season.

# cork-airport - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Cork-bound flight diverted to Dublin over lack of tall stairs
# Can't Reach
# Can't Reach

Cork-bound flight diverted to Dublin over lack of tall stairs

Aug 20th 2015, 5:27 PM 30,329 Views 68 Comments

Houston, we have a problem

# cork-airport - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Man arrested off Faro flight after cocaine found in suitcase at Cork Airport
# Caught
# Caught

Man arrested off Faro flight after cocaine found in suitcase at Cork Airport

Jul 25th 2015, 8:50 PM 29,914 Views 22 Comments

In a separate operation, gardaí discovered an elaborate grow house in Country Meath with €750,000 worth of cannabis plants.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Cork Airport is getting a much needed pick-me-up
# Taking Off
# Taking Off

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

Jul 1st 2015, 2:24 PM 22,959 Views 43 Comments

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

# cork-airport - Friday 26 June, 2015

A man proposed to his girlfriend on an Aer Lingus flight, and she had a very Irish reaction
# The Wings Of Love
From The Daily Edge
# The Wings Of Love

A man proposed to his girlfriend on an Aer Lingus flight, and she had a very Irish reaction

Jun 26th 2015, 7:44 AM 11,250 Views 4 Comments

“I’m gonna kill ya.”

# cork-airport - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Cork Airport may be 'world class' - but it keeps on losing passengers
# A Sinking Cork
# A Sinking Cork

Cork Airport may be 'world class' - but it keeps on losing passengers

Feb 10th 2015, 6:05 PM 25,059 Views 88 Comments

Traffic through the airport is going down and down.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Cork Airport emergency landing caused by faulty instrument in the cockpit
# Emergency
# Emergency

Cork Airport emergency landing caused by faulty instrument in the cockpit

Jun 25th 2014, 11:45 AM 19,139 Views 43 Comments

The pilot declared an emergency soon after the plane left Belfast and diverted to Cork.

# cork-airport - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are
# Manx2
# Manx2

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

Jun 12th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,243 Views 2 Comments

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Manx2 pilot 'put himself under pressure' to land in thick fog - rather than unfamiliar airport
# Manx 2
# Manx 2

Manx2 pilot 'put himself under pressure' to land in thick fog - rather than unfamiliar airport

Jun 11th 2014, 9:30 PM 13,498 Views 0 Comments

The coroner’s court also heard today that responses to safety recommendations made as a consequence of the crash were not adequate.

# cork-airport - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Victims in Cork air crash suffered head, chest and abdominal injuries on impact
# Manx2 Crash
# Manx2 Crash

Victims in Cork air crash suffered head, chest and abdominal injuries on impact

Jun 10th 2014, 9:30 PM 19,126 Views 5 Comments

Inquest into 2011 tragedy in which six people died hears survivors tell how they felt “suffocated” and “terrified”.

Cork plane crash inquests to start today
# Hearing
# Hearing

Cork plane crash inquests to start today

Jun 10th 2014, 11:09 AM 4,778 Views 7 Comments

Six people died in the 2011 crash.

# cork-airport - Friday 30 May, 2014

Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike
# Grounded
# Grounded

Most Aer Lingus flights cancelled today as cabin crew strike

May 30th 2014, 7:46 AM 13,071 Views 106 Comments

Most Aer Lingus planes are grounded as airline tries to rebook passengers.

# cork-airport - Monday 26 May, 2014

Cork Airport issues strongest hint yet that Kim and Kanye West landed there
# Kimyewatch
From The Daily Edge
# Kimyewatch

Cork Airport issues strongest hint yet that Kim and Kanye West landed there

May 26th 2014, 1:30 PM 6,697 Views 1 Comment

Kimye watch is heating up.

# cork-airport - Monday 19 May, 2014

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

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

May 19th 2014, 10:44 AM 6,074 Views 18 Comments

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

# cork-airport - 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 6,492 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.

# cork-airport - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Rory Gallagher, Death Row, and the 1916 Rising: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Rory Gallagher, Death Row, and the 1916 Rising: The week in numbers

May 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 10,688 Views 5 Comments

Plus: How many bananas come into Ireland every week?

# cork-airport - Monday 17 March, 2014

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport
# Seized
# Seized

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport

Mar 17th 2014, 6:01 PM 16,045 Views 20 Comments

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

# cork-airport - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Judge will decide today if airport strikes can go ahead
# Courts
# Courts

Judge will decide today if airport strikes can go ahead

Mar 12th 2014, 7:56 AM 6,237 Views 32 Comments

Unions are planning a four-hour stoppage at the country’s airports on Friday – and the DAA and Ryanair want to stop them.

# cork-airport - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Tiredness and 'inadequate training' of flight crew factors in Cork Airport crash
# Manx2
# Manx2

Tiredness and 'inadequate training' of flight crew factors in Cork Airport crash

Jan 28th 2014, 10:58 AM 12,136 Views 19 Comments

The AAIU’s report into the tragic events of 10 February 2011 has revealed a number of “systemic deficiencies”.

# cork-airport - Friday 3 January, 2014

Stormwatch: Travel disruption as ferry services cancelled but flights coping well
# Orange Alert
# Orange Alert

Stormwatch: Travel disruption as ferry services cancelled but flights coping well

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:43 AM 17,333 Views 26 Comments

A number of Irish Sea crossings have been hit by the storm conditions.

# cork-airport - Friday 27 December, 2013

Travel disruption as high winds continue
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Travel disruption as high winds continue

Dec 27th 2013, 2:09 PM 46,593 Views 27 Comments

Roads, rail, air and sea are all affected as Ireland takes a battering.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Aer Lingus Regional to fly to Newcastle from Cork Airport
# Why Aye Man
# Why Aye Man

Aer Lingus Regional to fly to Newcastle from Cork Airport

Dec 18th 2013, 7:27 PM 5,930 Views 23 Comments

Aer Lingus Regional will fly four times a week to Newcastle from Cork as part of a significant expansion at the airport.

# cork-airport - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Almost 25,000 cigarettes seized by customs officers in Cork
# Cigarette Seizure
# Cigarette Seizure

Almost 25,000 cigarettes seized by customs officers in Cork

Sep 29th 2013, 9:18 PM 8,650 Views 33 Comments

The cigarette were found in two searches after a non-Irish national was searched in Cork airport as he disembarked a flight form Warsaw.

# cork-airport - Monday 23 September, 2013

Heavy fog hits flights at Cork Airport, but situation is "improving"
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Heavy fog hits flights at Cork Airport, but situation is "improving"

Sep 23rd 2013, 6:31 PM 10,231 Views 47 Comments

Incoming flights have been diverted, while a number of flights have been cancelled as heavy fog settles over Cork.

# cork-airport - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Revenue arrests man who swallowed 80 pellets of cannabis resin
# Drugs
# Drugs

Revenue arrests man who swallowed 80 pellets of cannabis resin

Sep 8th 2013, 7:55 AM 9,629 Views 72 Comments

The Romanian man arrived on a flight from Spain on Friday night.

# cork-airport - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Just one air traffic controller to work night shift at Cork Airport from January
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Just one air traffic controller to work night shift at Cork Airport from January

Sep 3rd 2013, 3:03 PM 12,381 Views 61 Comments

The Irish Aviation Authority said that reduced flight numbers and charges as well as cuts in revenue per flight have made current service levels “unsustainable”.

# cork-airport - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Customs seize €48k in cash from passenger at Cork Airport
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

Customs seize €48k in cash from passenger at Cork Airport

Jul 6th 2013, 2:03 PM 11,602 Views 39 Comments

The money was found in the carry-on luggage of a passenger attempting to fly to Amsterdam.

# cork-airport - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Chopped: GAA pitch will no longer be used as helicopter pad for Cork hospital
# Emergency Care
# Emergency Care

Chopped: GAA pitch will no longer be used as helicopter pad for Cork hospital

Jun 23rd 2013, 7:45 AM 14,939 Views 39 Comments

With no helipad at the only level-one trauma centre in the country, helicopters have been forced to land on sports pitches near to Cork University Hospital.

# cork-airport - Monday 10 June, 2013

Cork Airport evacuated after toaster sets off smoke alarms
# Burnt Toast
# Burnt Toast

Cork Airport evacuated after toaster sets off smoke alarms

Jun 10th 2013, 12:30 PM 9,716 Views 29 Comments

No flights were affected by the brief evacuation however the fate of the toast is unclear.

# cork-airport - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Disruptions at Dublin, Cork Airports after heavy overnight winds
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Disruptions at Dublin, Cork Airports after heavy overnight winds

Apr 18th 2013, 7:50 AM 9,583 Views 16 Comments

The heavy winds made it impossible for some flights to land – meaning some aircraft are not present to take flights.

# cork-airport - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 2 per cent
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 2 per cent

Jan 10th 2013, 2:52 PM 4,598 Views 24 Comments

An extra 360,000 passengers used Dublin Airport last year with an increase of 420,000 in international passengers.

# cork-airport - Saturday 29 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Dec 29th 2012, 9:00 AM 13,481 Views 3 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

US lawsuit taken against manufacturers of Cork Airport crash plane
# Cork Airport Crash
# Cork Airport Crash

US lawsuit taken against manufacturers of Cork Airport crash plane

Dec 29th 2012, 7:45 AM 10,109 Views 4 Comments

A court action is being taken on behalf of four of the six people who died when a small aircraft crashed at Cork Airport in February 2011.

# cork-airport - Sunday 25 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nov 25th 2012, 9:00 AM 11,914 Views 13 Comments

Good morning! Here are the 9 things you need to know this Sunday morning.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Lack of flights to Cork hampering business in region
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Lack of flights to Cork hampering business in region

Oct 31st 2012, 2:36 PM 5,397 Views 40 Comments

Cork Chamber of Commerce calls for an increase in flights to boost growth in the south of Ireland.

# cork-airport - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Minister to airport workers: Don't go on strike. Union: We're going on strike
# Industrial Dispute
# Industrial Dispute

Minister to airport workers: Don't go on strike. Union: We're going on strike

Sep 26th 2012, 5:56 PM 7,748 Views 55 Comments

Leo Varadkar has urged all stakeholders to resolve their dispute over pensions in order to avoid planned industrial action by Aer Lingus and DAA employees on Monday.

# cork-airport - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

DAA to seek High Court injunction to prevent strike action
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

DAA to seek High Court injunction to prevent strike action

Sep 25th 2012, 5:36 PM 5,164 Views 11 Comments

SIPTU has served notice of its intention to hold strike action next week which could affect passengers at Dublin, Cork, and Shannon airports.

# cork-airport - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Commercial traffic down at Ireland's three major airports
# Airports
# Airports

Commercial traffic down at Ireland's three major airports

Apr 12th 2012, 2:24 PM 2,934 Views 12 Comments

Figures from the Irish Aviation Authority show a decline in traffic for the first quarter of 2012 when compared with 2011.