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Dublin: 23°C Tuesday 9 August 2022

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# grounded - Friday 5 August, 2022

Pat's league clash with Shelbourne called off as they remain stranded in Sofia after European heroics
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From The42
# Grounded

Pat's league clash with Shelbourne called off as they remain stranded in Sofia after European heroics

Updated Fri 11:11 PM 9,629 Views 6 Comments

Pat’s have been unable to source a charter flight back to Ireland, and won’t arrive back in Ireland until Sunday.

# grounded - Saturday 2 July, 2022

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights
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# Grounded

Covid-19 and industrial action in France blamed for cancelled weekend Aer Lingus flights

Jul 2nd 2022, 4:18 PM 24,895 Views 32 Comments

The cancellations by the airline include three return flights today and three return flights tomorrow.

# grounded - Saturday 5 February, 2022

Man charged with causing breach of the peace on board Ryanair flight
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# Grounded

Man charged with causing breach of the peace on board Ryanair flight

Feb 5th 2022, 6:51 PM 83,803 Views 0 Comments

The man had been arrested last night.

# grounded - Monday 27 December, 2021

Aer Lingus cancels handful of European flights due to resourcing challenges
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# Grounded

Aer Lingus cancels handful of European flights due to resourcing challenges

Dec 27th 2021, 7:32 PM 47,957 Views 11 Comments

The Irish airline is liaising directly with affected customers.

# grounded - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Repatriation flight arranged for Irish citizens following flight suspensions in Morocco
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# Grounded

Repatriation flight arranged for Irish citizens following flight suspensions in Morocco

Dec 2nd 2021, 8:03 PM 27,746 Views 8 Comments

Flights to and from Morocco have been suspended until at least 13 December over Omicron fears.

# grounded - Sunday 27 June, 2021

'My life savings have been wiped out': Pilots concerned that Covid restrictions could see licences elapse
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# Grounded

'My life savings have been wiped out': Pilots concerned that Covid restrictions could see licences elapse

Jun 27th 2021, 6:30 AM 37,271 Views 32 Comments

Many pilots have been laid off due to a lack of international travel during the pandemic.

# grounded - Saturday 12 June, 2021

Aer Lingus to operate five routes impacted by Stobart collapse
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# Grounded

Aer Lingus to operate five routes impacted by Stobart collapse

Jun 12th 2021, 5:51 PM 37,782 Views 31 Comments

“Alternative operations” for the Dublin – Kerry and Dublin – Donegal routes are yet to be confirmed, while the remaining routes will be accommodated by other airlines.

# grounded - Monday 1 March, 2021

Aer Lingus lays off 129 Shannon staff members for three months without pay
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Aer Lingus lays off 129 Shannon staff members for three months without pay

Mar 1st 2021, 3:19 PM 29,007 Views 22 Comments

The airline said the layoffs may be subject to further extension or change.

# grounded - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Flights and passenger ferries from Britain to Ireland suspended for 48 hours from midnight
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# Grounded

Flights and passenger ferries from Britain to Ireland suspended for 48 hours from midnight

Updated Dec 20th 2020, 8:49 PM 151,128 Views 146 Comments
  • Flights and passenger ferries from Britain to Ireland have been suspended over fears of the new coronavirus strain.
  • The restrictions will be reviewed by Cabinet in a meeting on Tuesday.
  • France is the latest country to join Ireland, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Italy in restricting flights from the UK.

# grounded - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Irish airports to receive €80 million support package to help them survive pandemic
# Flight Plan
# Flight Plan

Irish airports to receive €80 million support package to help them survive pandemic

Nov 10th 2020, 3:57 PM 12,194 Views 28 Comments

The cash injection announced today represents an additional €48 million on that which was announced in the Budget last month.

# grounded - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Dustin Johnson eyes US PGA redemption
# Grounded
From The42
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Dustin Johnson eyes US PGA redemption

Aug 9th 2020, 10:36 AM 5,724 Views 0 Comments

The American will take a one-shot lead into the final round as he seeks to atone for a near miss a decade ago.

# grounded - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

'I’ve a new respect for how my parents work': Nguyen grounded as he targets Olympic shock
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From The42
# Grounded

'I’ve a new respect for how my parents work': Nguyen grounded as he targets Olympic shock

Jul 21st 2020, 6:30 PM 6,033 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner is on course to qualify for Tokyo and is intent on making his mark at the rescheduled Olympics

# grounded - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

'Closed for business': Ryanair takes aim at travel quarantine as it cuts 1,000 Ireland-UK flights
# Nosedive
# Nosedive

'Closed for business': Ryanair takes aim at travel quarantine as it cuts 1,000 Ireland-UK flights

Jul 14th 2020, 2:11 PM 48,387 Views 50 Comments

The cut for August and September comes less than two weeks after Ryanair ramped up its flights for the summer.

# grounded - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

CityJet's Dublin pilots to protest at airline's Irish HQ
# CityJet
# CityJet

CityJet's Dublin pilots to protest at airline's Irish HQ

Jun 23rd 2020, 10:41 AM 12,658 Views 3 Comments

Fórsa says it has put forward a range of proposals aimed at securing pilot roles in Dublin

# grounded - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo
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From The42
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Sevens speedster Kennedy waiting patiently for another tilt at Tokyo

Jun 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,444 Views 1 Comment

Under very different circumstances, this weekend would have been the central focus of Ireland’s Sevens season.

# grounded - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'Unprecedent collapse' in overseas visitors as air and sea travel fall 99% in April
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'Unprecedent collapse' in overseas visitors as air and sea travel fall 99% in April

May 27th 2020, 1:55 PM 15,343 Views 31 Comments

Just 16,100 people arrived in Ireland last month, according to the CSO.

# grounded - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Ryanair to ground 90% of its fleet
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# Grounded

Coronavirus: Ryanair to ground 90% of its fleet

Updated Mar 25th 2020, 4:50 PM 26,706 Views 38 Comments

The airline will operate 13 daily or weekly routes from Dublin.

# grounded - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Ryanair expects flights to be grounded from today and warns it could last until May
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# Grounded

Ryanair expects flights to be grounded from today and warns it could last until May

Mar 24th 2020, 11:07 AM 26,887 Views 15 Comments

Ryanair has offered its planes for rescue flights and for the transport of medicine.

# grounded - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Ryanair cuts flights by over 80% from midnight, expects most flights grounded by next Tuesday
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Ryanair cuts flights by over 80% from midnight, expects most flights grounded by next Tuesday

Mar 18th 2020, 2:03 PM 43,226 Views 36 Comments

The airline is asking customers not to phone its call centres.

# grounded - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Ryanair cancels all flights to and from Poland in response to ban on foreign travellers
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# Grounded

Ryanair cancels all flights to and from Poland in response to ban on foreign travellers

Mar 14th 2020, 3:36 PM 87,573 Views 39 Comments

The airline has said it will contact affected passengers in the wake of the measure.

# grounded - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Prince William shows off juggling skills as he celebrates Galway's year as European Capital of Culture
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

Prince William shows off juggling skills as he celebrates Galway's year as European Capital of Culture

Updated Mar 5th 2020, 3:46 PM 54,886 Views 44 Comments

Galway will see over 1,900 events across more than 150 projects during 2020.

British airline Flybe goes into administration; all its flights are cancelled
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British airline Flybe goes into administration; all its flights are cancelled

Mar 5th 2020, 6:53 AM 31,506 Views 25 Comments

Any passengers due to fly with Flybe are being advised not to go to the airport unless they have an alternative flight arranged.

# grounded - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Boeing pushes expected 737 Max return until this summer, months later than anticipated
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Boeing pushes expected 737 Max return until this summer, months later than anticipated

Jan 22nd 2020, 7:21 AM 9,792 Views 32 Comments

Boeing does not expected federal regulators to approve its changes to the 373 Max until the summer.

# grounded - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Boeing recommends using 737 Max simulator training before returning grounded planes to service
# 737 Max
# 737 Max

Boeing recommends using 737 Max simulator training before returning grounded planes to service

Jan 7th 2020, 10:39 PM 12,313 Views 32 Comments

Two deadly crashes put the plane model out of action for months.

# grounded - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Boeing to suspend production of 737 MAX jets, putting future of plane in doubt
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Boeing to suspend production of 737 MAX jets, putting future of plane in doubt

Dec 17th 2019, 7:09 AM 15,282 Views 35 Comments

Boeing has said it will be a temporary suspension of production.

# grounded - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Boeing reports structural cracks in up to 50 of its 737 NG planes
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# Grounded

Boeing reports structural cracks in up to 50 of its 737 NG planes

Oct 31st 2019, 11:10 AM 23,502 Views 34 Comments

Australia’s Qantas airline is the latest airline to ground its fleet of the 737 NG planes.

# grounded - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights
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# Grounded

Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights

Sep 12th 2019, 6:56 PM 23,860 Views 17 Comments

Two routes have been cut from Belfast City Airport.

Cathay Pacific announces it is suspending its Dublin-Hong Kong service
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Cathay Pacific announces it is suspending its Dublin-Hong Kong service

Sep 12th 2019, 8:55 AM 38,695 Views 22 Comments

The non-stop flights will be shelved from November until March 2020.

# grounded - Monday 9 September, 2019

Several Irish flights affected after British Airways cancels UK services over pilot pay dispute
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# Grounded

Several Irish flights affected after British Airways cancels UK services over pilot pay dispute

Sep 9th 2019, 7:41 AM 12,445 Views 2 Comments

The carrier is currently locked in a pay dispute with its 4,300 pilots.

# grounded - Monday 5 August, 2019

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid
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Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid

Aug 5th 2019, 2:10 PM 53,163 Views 32 Comments

His plan was apparently to leave his 19-year-old daughter inside the jail.

# grounded - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Aer Lingus customers sleep overnight at Lisbon Airport due to cancelled flight
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Aer Lingus customers sleep overnight at Lisbon Airport due to cancelled flight

Jun 30th 2019, 2:02 PM 54,447 Views 64 Comments

The flight is not expected to depart until 7.50pm this evening.

# grounded - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

German airport worker crashes van into Angela Merkel's plane while attempting to take a picture of it
# Gott Im Himmel
# Gott Im Himmel

German airport worker crashes van into Angela Merkel's plane while attempting to take a picture of it

May 14th 2019, 6:47 PM 56,372 Views 33 Comments

The incident happened at Dortmund Airport yesterday.

# grounded - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Aviation Commission issues passenger advice following WOW Air collapse
# Travel Advice
# Travel Advice

Aviation Commission issues passenger advice following WOW Air collapse

Mar 28th 2019, 1:22 PM 10,945 Views 7 Comments

The Icelandic airline announced it had ceased operation this morning.

# grounded - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

US orders review into how Boeing 737 Max got license to operate
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US orders review into how Boeing 737 Max got license to operate

Mar 20th 2019, 4:45 PM 19,651 Views 12 Comments

The Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft was involved in two fatal accidents within five months.

# grounded - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Boeing recommends suspension of global 737 Max aircraft fleet amid safety concerns
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Boeing recommends suspension of global 737 Max aircraft fleet amid safety concerns

Updated Mar 13th 2019, 7:10 PM 29,537 Views 27 Comments

The suspension follows days of speculation about the safety of the aircraft.

Explainer: Why are aviation officials grounding the Boeing 737 Max across Europe?
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# Grounded

Explainer: Why are aviation officials grounding the Boeing 737 Max across Europe?

Mar 13th 2019, 12:05 AM 22,845 Views 16 Comments

Authorities around the world have grounded the Boeing Max 737 following a crash on Sunday.

# grounded - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Singapore joins list of countries to ban use of 737 Max planes following Ethiopia Airlines crash
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Singapore joins list of countries to ban use of 737 Max planes following Ethiopia Airlines crash

Mar 12th 2019, 7:09 AM 15,493 Views 17 Comments

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

# grounded - Sunday 17 February, 2019

British airline Flybmi blames Brexit as it announces it will cease operations
# Flybmi
# Flybmi

British airline Flybmi blames Brexit as it announces it will cease operations

Feb 17th 2019, 8:20 AM 29,714 Views 31 Comments

The airline had been unable to secure post-Brexit flying contracts in Europe.

# grounded - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Airbus announces it will stop producing A380, the world's largest passenger airliner
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Airbus announces it will stop producing A380, the world's largest passenger airliner

Feb 14th 2019, 8:07 AM 30,744 Views 47 Comments

The airliner, which has been in operation for more than a decade, will cease deliveries in 2021.

# grounded - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'I'm not expecting to score eight tries this year' - Stockdale stays grounded
# Looking Up
From The42
# Looking Up

'I'm not expecting to score eight tries this year' - Stockdale stays grounded

Jan 30th 2019, 6:00 AM 5,379 Views 9 Comments

The 22-year-old Ireland wing enjoyed a remarkable 2018.

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