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# daa - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Dublin airport's arrival gates will make you feel all warm and fuzzy Best Gift Of All

Dublin airport's arrival gates will make you feel all warm and fuzzy

Christmas is coming early in Terminal 2.

# daa - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Flights getting back to normal after major air traffic control problem fixed

Passengers at Dublin Airport were among thousands affected by the technical problem.

# daa - Friday 6 December, 2013

Former Aer Lingus workers claim discrimination in complaint to Pensions Board

The dispute centres on over 5,000 workers who are no longer employed but are not yet in receipt of their pension.

# daa - Monday 2 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Victoria's Secret has finally opened in Dublin Airport... behind security Well Hidden Secret

Victoria's Secret has finally opened in Dublin Airport... behind security

The US lingerie giant has arrived in Ireland… but you need to be leaving to shop there.

# daa - Friday 15 November, 2013

Dublin-Newfoundland route to launch next summer

The new service will operate from June to October from Dublin Airport.

# daa - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Dublin Airport's Terminal 2 evacuated after fire alert

A smoke alarm was triggered at a café, and a section of the facility was evacuated as a precautionary measure.

# daa - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Unions unhappy with proposed pension cuts for Aer Lingus and DAA workers

Last night, unions heard proposals that could see pensions cut by 15 per cent.

# daa - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Ryanair chooses Stansted over Dublin for major growth surge

Ryanair will grow its passengers at Stansted to over 20 million a year in an expansion that could create 7,000 jobs at the airport.

# daa - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Second emergency landing at Dublin Airport since this morning

A Delta 767 from New York and a private Gulfstream jet landed safely at the airport after declaring emergencies, in separate incidents.

Plane makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport

The transatlantic Delta flight from JFK experienced “engine problems”.

# daa - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Over two million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month

New figures show a seven per cent increase on passenger numbers when compared to the same period last year.

# daa - Monday 15 July, 2013

Up and away: Fourth month of air traffic growth at Dublin Airport

Air traffic saw a growth of 3.9 per cent in June – but how many flights were there per day on average?

# daa - Monday 20 May, 2013

Pigeon v Plane: The costly battle to keep the airspace bird-free Pigeons This post contains videos

Pigeon v Plane: The costly battle to keep the airspace bird-free

A recent incident involving pigeons which forced an Aer Lingus plane to abandon its flight to London has highlighted the measures Dublin Airport takes to keep the skies around the runway bird-free.

# daa - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Man freed after car overturns at Terminal 1 in Dublin Airport

The incident happened at the entrance to Terminal 1 this morning.

# daa - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

DAA made after tax profits of €19 million in 2012, down €11 million on 2011

The Annual Report for the group shows that is also incurred exceptional losses of €24 million.

# daa - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Management to help with security screening at Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport Authority has confirmed plans to ask managers to volunteer for customer service duties in the security screening area of the airport’s Terminal 1.

# daa - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 4 per cent in first quarter of 2013

Just under 1.6 million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month according to figures published by DAA.

# daa - Saturday 30 March, 2013

WATCH: Smoke and fire training for Dublin Airport firefighters Fire This post contains videos

WATCH: Smoke and fire training for Dublin Airport firefighters

The Dublin Airport Authority Fire Service use a simulator that can replicate numerous different fire situations on an aircraft.

# daa - Monday 11 March, 2013

15% more people from Northern Ireland used Dublin Airport in 2012

The number of Northern Ireland-based passengers using Dublin Airport has almost doubled since 2010.

# daa - Thursday 24 January, 2013

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

One 85-year-old man and his family return to thank crew for saving his life after a cardiac arrest last September.

# daa - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

UPDATED: Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport

The flight turned back after people reported smelling smoke in the cabin.

# daa - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Passenger numbers at Dublin Airport up 2 per cent

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

# daa - Friday 21 December, 2012

Welcome home! Emotional Christmas homecomings at Dublin Airport (video) Christmas This post contains videos

Welcome home! Emotional Christmas homecomings at Dublin Airport (video)

We’ve got something in our eye…

# daa - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Fog causes 60 flights to be cancelled at Heathrow Airport

So far, only one Dublin to London Aer Lingus flight has been affected.

# daa - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Stansted Airport “getting back to normal”

Meanwhile, Luton airport has reopened but is also experiencing delays due to snowfall.

# daa - Monday 3 December, 2012

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans

Management said it may have “no choice but to challenge the Government’s inequitable behaviour towards the airport in the courts”.

# daa - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Unions meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action

The meeting follows the breakdown of talks over the staff pension scheme in the Labour Relations Committee last week.

# daa - Friday 26 October, 2012

Ryanair offers planes and cabin crew as Aer Lingus strike looms

The budget airline, which owns 29.4 per cent of Aer Lingus, says it supports its rival in its stance on pensions schemes.

SIPTU officials meet to discuss Aer Lingus industrial action

A spokesperson for SIPTU has said industrial action is now “inevitable” and could take place early next month.

# daa - Friday 19 October, 2012

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport

A Tenerife-bound Thomas Cook flight with 323 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at Dublin Airport this morning.

# daa - Friday 12 October, 2012

Strike likely as talks over Aer Lingus and DAA pensions break down

Efforts to resolve the €748 million deficit in the pensions scheme ended “in disarray” last night, SIPTU says.

# daa - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Aer Lingus warns over €748 million pension deficit

The airline said it has put forward proposals as part of the Labour Relations Committee process seeking to improve pension prospects for employees.

# daa - Friday 5 October, 2012

Row rumbles on as Siptu rejects DAA/Aer Lingus offer

Aer Lingus has slammed Siptu, accusing the trade union of releasing “wildly inaccurate details” about the process.

# daa - Monday 1 October, 2012

DAA spends €7k painting fire engine green... then repaints it red

Dublin Airport Authority took the ‘green jersey’ approach with one of its fire engines before a decision was made to revert to the more traditional colours after issues with air traffic control visibility.

# daa - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Dublin Airport workers withdraw strike action for Monday

SIPTU has agreed to attend the Labour Relations Commission after talks today.

# daa - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

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

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.

# daa - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

The Evening with added break-up cleavage

The things we learned, loved and shared today…

DAA to seek High Court injunction to prevent strike action

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

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# daa - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

SIPTU serves notice of industrial action on DAA

There has been no details of work stoppages revealed yet – and any action will not happen until after 1 October.