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Sunday 10 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# droning on

This year
Gardaí and DAA share leaflets warning people not to fly drones near Dublin Airport
Dublin Airport has been closed six times in the past two months as a result of drones entering the airspace.
Flight operations resume at Dublin Airport after brief suspension due to drone activity
Three flights were diverted as a result of the drone.
Last year
All flight operations at Dublin Airport stop for 20 minutes because of drone
“Staff at Dublin Airport and other agencies continue to remain vigilant in relation to drone activity in the vicinity of the airport,” a spokesperson said.
All time
Here's how the international community stops drones from crashing into aircraft
As commercial and private drones become ever more prevalent, the risk of airplane strikes heightens accordingly.
This drone footage of a wedding is beautiful, but wait for it...
Just hire a human photographer next time.
Flight to Dublin forced to turn back - because of a bee
It was a Flybe flight. Seriously.
Don't fly your drone near chimps, or bad things will happen
Primates not putting up with your sh*t – this chimp.
Drone captures amazing footage of shark swimming around Cork harbour
Anyone fancy a dip?
Yep, Amazon is still working on unmanned flying drones
In its annual letter to shareholders, Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos also announced a new scheme which would pay unhappy employees $2,000 to leave the company in their first year.
Netflix deliver epic takedown of Amazon's drone plans in parody video
7 of the best reactions to Amazon's drone delivery plans
The future is here. Almost.