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# grounded - Thursday 28 June, 2018

From The42 Folau loses appeal against ban for aerial clash with Peter O'Mahony Grounded

Folau loses appeal against ban for aerial clash with Peter O'Mahony

The Wallabies fullback was given a one-match ban, but appealed in the hope of playing for the Waratahs this weekend.

# grounded - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Norwegian airline will suspend US winter services from Shannon and Cork due to 'lower demand'

The low-cost carrier decided to scale back flights to Boston following a ‘comprehensive review’.

# grounded - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Dublin IT jobs could be sent offshore in Aer Lingus's latest shakeup

Staff were told of the planned changes at a management meeting yesterday.

# grounded - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Here are your rights if your flight gets cancelled

The Beast from the East has affected flights at a number of airports.

# grounded - Saturday 20 January, 2018

British Airways pilot taken off plane 'amid fears he was drunk'

The flight departed several hours late from Gatwick on Thursday.

# grounded - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Italian union announces 4-hour strike of Ryanair pilots for 15 December

The Anpac union has called a strike of Ryanair pilots at bases across Italy on 15 December for four hours, from 1pm to 5pm.

# grounded - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Sacked Aer Lingus worker blamed drinking the night before for showing up over the company limit at 4.20pm

The Labour Court has upheld the decision to sack the worker.

# grounded - Monday 2 October, 2017

Monarch Airlines ceases trading leaving 110,000 passengers stranded

The failure has been described as “the biggest ever UK airline failure”.

# grounded - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Ryanair cancels 22 flights a week to and from Dublin

The airline said that it would be cancelling the flights between November and March as part of the widespread cancellations announced yesterday.

# grounded - Thursday 21 September, 2017

More flight cancellations could be on the way as nearly half of Ryanair pilots reject bonuses

A number of staff at the airline have rejected a bonus offer from management.

# grounded - Monday 18 September, 2017

Here's a list of the upcoming flights cancelled by Ryanair

Affected customers will be offered refunds or alternative flights.

Here are the cancelled Ryanair flights up to Wednesday this week

The airline said its punctuality has fallen below 80% in the first two weeks of September.

# grounded - Friday 15 September, 2017

Ryanair plans to cancel 40-50 flights a day for next six weeks

The airline says the move is to improve its punctuality.

# grounded - Monday 13 March, 2017

All-out strike at Bus Éireann back on the cards as talks collapse

The talks had been going for seven days.

# grounded - Friday 30 December, 2016

Flying to London? Thick fog is causing delays and cancellations

Irish airports are advising passengers to check their flights.

# grounded - Thursday 24 November, 2016

CityJet strike averted, but more bad news for people flying to Germany

CityJet strike averted, but more bad news for people flying to Germany

German carrier Lufthansa has cancelled 900 flights.

# grounded - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Flights to and from Dublin cancelled after Lufthansa pilots strike

It is Lufthansa’s 14th strike since April 2014.

# grounded - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Up to 40 pilots at Dublin Airport are going on strike from next week

Irish airline CityJet flies to several European cities, including London, Paris and Florence.

# grounded - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

From The42 Fenerbahce's plane in emergency landing en route to Manchester for United game Turkish Fright

Fenerbahce's plane in emergency landing en route to Manchester for United game

The aircraft’s windscreen ruptured after it was hit by an object, believed to be a bird.

# grounded - Friday 9 September, 2016

Now aviation officials are telling passengers not to turn on Samsung's new phone

As Samsung deals with an exploding battery problem, US aviation safety officials are telling Note 7 owners not to use them on flights.

# grounded - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Your crash course in... Norwegian Air's Irish problem

Why has this story been stuck at the departure gate for so long?

# grounded - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Delta flights delayed for a second day as computer problems continue

The Dublin to New York flights were delayed over an hour and three hours and a flight bound for Atlanta was delayed by five.

# grounded - Monday 8 August, 2016

Tens of thousands of Delta passengers disrupted after "major system-wide network outage"

Two flights from Dublin have been delayed this morning as a result.

# grounded - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Travelling to France this week? A strike is causing disruption

Air France cabin crew are on strike until Tuesday.

# grounded - Friday 29 July, 2016

The UK could clamp down on drinking in airports

New aviation minister Lord Ahmad said he didn’t want to “kill merriment altogether”.

# grounded - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Going away soon? There's going to be a "summer of discontent"

European passengers face industrial action by French air traffic controllers tomorrow, with five more days scheduled.

# grounded - Friday 20 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge A mam lost the rag at a complete stranger after mistaking his number for her son's Grounded

A mam lost the rag at a complete stranger after mistaking his number for her son's

“U said u would be home and now I am ANGRY!!!!!”

# grounded - Thursday 12 May, 2016

The only route from Cork to London City is to be cancelled

CityJet says there simply isn’t the demand to sustain the route.

# grounded - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Irish travellers hoping to avoid worst of major European flight disruption

Air traffic staff in the country will be on strike today.

# grounded - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Cancelled Donegal flight leaves cancer patient stranded

Margaret Gallagher was unable to attend a treatment session in Cork last week.

# grounded - Saturday 23 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This little kid wasn't allowed to watch any TV... so he resorted to desperate measures Kids Today

# grounded - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From The42 'The atmosphere and the tradition lured me in from a very young age' - John Giles on Dalymount Grounded

# grounded - Saturday 14 November, 2015

From The42 Connacht stuck in Siberia for another night after technical fault delays journey home Grounded

Connacht stuck in Siberia for another night after technical fault delays journey home

Pat Lam’s side will spend another night in the Russian city.

# grounded - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Meet the pregnant F-16 fighter flying drones in the Las Vegas desert

She’s the main character in one-woman show Grounded, in the Tiger Fringe this month.

# grounded - Monday 8 June, 2015

Flight to Dublin forced to turn back - because of a bee

It was a Flybe flight. Seriously.

# grounded - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested

In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.

# grounded - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

# grounded - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe (and it will be worse tomorrow)

Air traffic controllers in France are on strike. Here’s how it’s been affecting flights so far…

# grounded - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Virgin: 'Selling Aer Lingus will be bad news for customers'

Ticket prices will go up and quality of service will go down, the airline believes.

# grounded - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

No deal: The government is playing hardball over the Aer Lingus sale

The Transport Minister wants a longer guarantee on the airline’s Heathrow slots