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#Flight

# flight - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Mother convicted of assaulting her toddler daughter on board plane
# Alaska To Hawaii
# Alaska To Hawaii

Mother convicted of assaulting her toddler daughter on board plane

Dec 8th 2015, 11:13 PM 32,805 Views 35 Comments

A flight attendant testified that he saw passengers ‘treat luggage better’.

# flight - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Poll: Would you be anxious about travelling to Paris or Brussels?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you be anxious about travelling to Paris or Brussels?

Nov 28th 2015, 10:35 AM 24,077 Views 84 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs reminded people to ‘exercise extreme caution’ if they are planning a trip to France.

# flight - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Bomb scare forces plane from Poland to Egypt to make emergency landing
# Bulgaria
# Bulgaria

Bomb scare forces plane from Poland to Egypt to make emergency landing

Nov 19th 2015, 8:06 AM 12,773 Views 13 Comments

A man on the aircraft claimed there were explosives on board.

# flight - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Heavy fog causes third day of disruption for Irish air passengers
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

Heavy fog causes third day of disruption for Irish air passengers

Nov 3rd 2015, 7:32 AM 12,647 Views 13 Comments

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

# flight - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for downing Russian passenger plane
# Egypt
# Egypt

Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for downing Russian passenger plane

Oct 31st 2015, 7:58 PM 367,579 Views 200 Comments

Emergency services have found no survivors of the 224 people on board.

The two doppelgangers from the flight to Ireland ended up going for pints in Galway
# Friends
From The Daily Edge
# Friends

The two doppelgangers from the flight to Ireland ended up going for pints in Galway

Oct 31st 2015, 8:29 AM 10,995 Views 11 Comments

They were randomly staying in the same hotel too.

# flight - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

'Number of packages' found in post-mortem on man who died on flight
# Cork
# Cork

'Number of packages' found in post-mortem on man who died on flight

Oct 20th 2015, 7:34 AM 30,982 Views 27 Comments

The packages have been sent for forensic analysis, gardaí confirmed.

# flight - Friday 16 October, 2015

"Is there a doctor on board?" - Watch this woman give birth in a plane over the Pacific
# Baby On Board
# Baby On Board

"Is there a doctor on board?" - Watch this woman give birth in a plane over the Pacific

Oct 16th 2015, 8:32 AM 21,827 Views 15 Comments

Six flight attendants wearing surgical masks can be seen

# flight - Monday 5 October, 2015

Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing after mid-flight technical fault
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing after mid-flight technical fault

Oct 5th 2015, 8:42 AM 26,719 Views 42 Comments

The plane left Dublin for Faro but landed again just over 45 minutes later.

# flight - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Aer Lingus plane makes emergency landing at JFK
# Technical Difficulties
# Technical Difficulties

Aer Lingus plane makes emergency landing at JFK

Sep 29th 2015, 7:29 AM 21,887 Views 38 Comments

No one was injured.

# flight - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Someone has come up with a way to make the middle seat in a plane more comfy
# Caught In The Middle
# Caught In The Middle

Someone has come up with a way to make the middle seat in a plane more comfy

Sep 19th 2015, 3:15 PM 35,187 Views 17 Comments

No one likes sitting in the middle, but someone has to.

# flight - 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

Sep 17th 2015, 10:59 AM 46,163 Views 71 Comments

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

# flight - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Doctor pleads not guilty to touching teenage girl on flight
# Charged
# Charged

Doctor pleads not guilty to touching teenage girl on flight

Sep 8th 2015, 6:40 PM 32,606 Views 0 Comments

The girl was travelling alone and frantically texted her mother during the encounter.

# flight - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Ryanair's just launched a new route to Amsterdam (and extra flights to Spain and Germany)
# Taking Flight
# Taking Flight

Ryanair's just launched a new route to Amsterdam (and extra flights to Spain and Germany)

Sep 3rd 2015, 12:36 PM 46,961 Views 44 Comments

There are also extra flights to the UK, Italy and Belgium.

# flight - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Ryanair passenger forced to sit next to vomit on 1.5 hour flight says he was 'definitely conscious of the smell'
# Sick
# Sick

Ryanair passenger forced to sit next to vomit on 1.5 hour flight says he was 'definitely conscious of the smell'

Aug 18th 2015, 12:08 PM 41,162 Views 78 Comments

O’Hare said he’s disappointed in the customer service.

# flight - Monday 17 August, 2015

Crashed Indonesian plane was carrying hundreds of thousands in cash
# Trigana Air
# Trigana Air

Crashed Indonesian plane was carrying hundreds of thousands in cash

Aug 17th 2015, 8:39 AM 27,912 Views 30 Comments

Search teams are racing to reach the site of what is believed to be debris from the plane.

# flight - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Plane carrying 54 people found crashed in Indonesia
# Trigana Air
# Trigana Air

Plane carrying 54 people found crashed in Indonesia

Aug 16th 2015, 6:24 PM 36,215 Views 34 Comments

The plane disappeared ten minutes before it reached its destination.

# flight - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Flying with Ryanair over the next few days? Check in is down tonight
# System Upgrade
# System Upgrade

Flying with Ryanair over the next few days? Check in is down tonight

Aug 11th 2015, 7:30 PM 33,577 Views 28 Comments

Ryanair’s check in service, website and mobile app will close for five hours.

# flight - Thursday 6 August, 2015

'I don't believe this latest information about the plane, they have been lying to us'
# MH370
# MH370

'I don't believe this latest information about the plane, they have been lying to us'

Aug 6th 2015, 11:00 PM 26,943 Views 27 Comments

Relatives have been waiting over a year for news.

# flight - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Airbus patents jet that could fly from Dublin to New York in under an hour
# Hypersonic
# Hypersonic

Airbus patents jet that could fly from Dublin to New York in under an hour

Aug 5th 2015, 1:22 PM 37,057 Views 54 Comments

That’s pretty fast.

# flight - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Suspected rat sighting forces plane to turn around
# Health And Safety
# Health And Safety

Suspected rat sighting forces plane to turn around

Aug 1st 2015, 8:50 AM 23,350 Views 17 Comments

The Air India flight to Milan was forced to return to New Delhi.

# flight - Saturday 25 July, 2015

This Irish dad's wonderful reaction to his first airplane flight is going viral
# Up In The Air
From The Daily Edge
# Up In The Air

This Irish dad's wonderful reaction to his first airplane flight is going viral

Jul 25th 2015, 4:35 PM 8,443 Views 2 Comments

“Are you alright dad?” “Oh f**k, am I alright?!”

# flight - Friday 24 July, 2015

Watch a man taking his first flight at the age of 57
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch a man taking his first flight at the age of 57

Jul 24th 2015, 11:00 AM 20,494 Views 18 Comments

Things get emotional.

# flight - Friday 17 July, 2015

'People came out of their houses and saw a boy with no head'
# Mh17
# Mh17

'People came out of their houses and saw a boy with no head'

Jul 17th 2015, 6:30 AM 59,659 Views 136 Comments

Eyewitnesses of the tragic MH17 crash recall what happened one year ago today.

# flight - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

'I was the only one who survived': Girl found wandering days after plane crash
# Montana
# Montana

'I was the only one who survived': Girl found wandering days after plane crash

Jul 14th 2015, 8:04 PM 20,305 Views 1 Comment

She said her step-grandparents had died in the crash.

# flight - Friday 3 July, 2015

Delta plane makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport
# Investigation
# Investigation

Delta plane makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport

Jul 3rd 2015, 4:52 PM 23,345 Views 11 Comments

All 392 passengers and crew safely disembarked the aircraft.

# flight - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Glitch in Ryanair app let users access other people's boarding passes
# Check In
# Check In

Glitch in Ryanair app let users access other people's boarding passes

Jun 23rd 2015, 3:22 PM 15,416 Views 17 Comments

The office of the Data Protection Commissioner has been in touch with the airline.

# flight - Monday 22 June, 2015

Government jet makes emergency landing with Taoiseach on board
# Baldonnel
# Baldonnel

Government jet makes emergency landing with Taoiseach on board

Jun 22nd 2015, 8:08 PM 34,956 Views 94 Comments

The plane made the stop due to technical issues.

# flight - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Man charged with endangering aircraft after being hauled off plane in Belfast
# Disruptive
# Disruptive

Man charged with endangering aircraft after being hauled off plane in Belfast

Jun 21st 2015, 2:43 PM 18,481 Views 0 Comments

The flight from Rome to Chicago was forced to make a stop in Belfast so he could be removed.

# flight - Monday 15 June, 2015

This guy went to great lengths to prank airline passengers flying over his house
# WHERE ARE WE
# WHERE ARE WE

This guy went to great lengths to prank airline passengers flying over his house

Jun 15th 2015, 9:30 PM 39,003 Views 15 Comments

*applause*

# flight - Monday 8 June, 2015

Travelling to Spain this week? We may have bad news for you...
# Striiiiiike
# Striiiiiike

Travelling to Spain this week? We may have bad news for you...

Jun 8th 2015, 8:46 AM 22,849 Views 12 Comments

There are four air traffic strikes planned in the coming days.

Kate Moss escorted from flight for 'being disruptive'
# Not Model Behaviour
# Not Model Behaviour

Kate Moss escorted from flight for 'being disruptive'

Jun 8th 2015, 7:54 AM 25,491 Views 35 Comments

The supermodel was on the way back from celebrating Sadie Frost’s 50th birthday.

# flight - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Passengers get stuck on runway, so airline orders pizza for everyone
# Crowd Pleaser
# Crowd Pleaser

Passengers get stuck on runway, so airline orders pizza for everyone

May 27th 2015, 10:22 PM 48,942 Views 38 Comments

Your move, Ryanair…

# flight - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

This camera drone flies itself and will follow you wherever you go*
# Been There Drone That
# Been There Drone That

This camera drone flies itself and will follow you wherever you go*

May 13th 2015, 5:24 PM 11,693 Views 19 Comments

*Provided you’re carrying a tracker with you.

# flight - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Germanwings co-pilot 'tried out' descent on previous flight
# Alps Crash
# Alps Crash

Germanwings co-pilot 'tried out' descent on previous flight

May 6th 2015, 8:04 AM 24,693 Views 17 Comments

An interim report to be published today says Andreas Lubitz practiced a descent on a previous outbound flight.

# flight - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Man arrested at Shannon airport after incident onboard plane
# Diverted
# Diverted

Man arrested at Shannon airport after incident onboard plane

Apr 28th 2015, 10:12 PM 35,404 Views 25 Comments

The flight was headed to Fort Lauderdale.

# flight - Monday 30 March, 2015

Plane makes emergency landing in Casablanca after 'bomb' note discovered
# Turkish Airlines
# Turkish Airlines

Plane makes emergency landing in Casablanca after 'bomb' note discovered

Mar 30th 2015, 2:59 PM 17,012 Views 11 Comments

The note warned there was a bomb in one of the toilets but the plane has now landed safely.

# flight - Friday 27 March, 2015

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash
# Flight 9525
# Flight 9525

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash

Mar 27th 2015, 12:07 PM 81,374 Views 172 Comments

It has also emerged the plane’s captain may have used an axe in an attempt to re-enter the cockpit.

# flight - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Passenger flight makes emergency landing after 'engine shuts down'
# Russia
# Russia

Passenger flight makes emergency landing after 'engine shuts down'

Mar 25th 2015, 9:28 AM 22,850 Views 24 Comments

It reportedly had 78 passengers on board.

# flight - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

16 German schoolchildren on board crashed plane
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

16 German schoolchildren on board crashed plane

Mar 24th 2015, 10:50 PM 32,962 Views 31 Comments

150 people are understood to have died in the crash.