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# iag - Friday 31 July, 2020

Aer Lingus owner IAG announces pre-tax loss of €4.2 billion
# Covid Hit
# Covid Hit

Aer Lingus owner IAG announces pre-tax loss of €4.2 billion

Jul 31st 2020, 9:12 AM 22,302 Views 51 Comments

IAG’s revenue was a total of €5.3 billion, some 56% lower than 2019’s levels.

# iag - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Aer Lingus orders six new 'narrowbody' planes to carry passengers on long-haul flights
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

Aer Lingus orders six new 'narrowbody' planes to carry passengers on long-haul flights

Jun 18th 2019, 9:53 PM 46,943 Views 60 Comments

The planes, which would be capable of travelling the distance from Rome to New York, will have just one aisle.

# iag - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Aer Lingus exposed over 100 job applicants' details in an email blunder
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

Aer Lingus exposed over 100 job applicants' details in an email blunder

Feb 7th 2019, 5:16 PM 1,355 Views 0 Comments

Candidates’ email addresses were accidentally shared with other jobseekers.

# iag - Friday 2 June, 2017

British Airways bank holiday chaos likely caused by 'human error'
# Don't Press This Button
# Don't Press This Button

British Airways bank holiday chaos likely caused by 'human error'

Jun 2nd 2017, 1:00 PM 13,445 Views 14 Comments

The meltdown, which saw 75,000 passengers stranded, was at first suspected to be the result of a cyber attack.

# iag - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Aer Lingus has unveiled its biggest transatlantic expansion in 50 years
# We Love La
# We Love La

Aer Lingus has unveiled its biggest transatlantic expansion in 50 years

Oct 21st 2015, 11:20 PM 44,060 Views 81 Comments

It’s launching direct flights to Los Angles and other destinations.

# iag - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Europe gives green light to IAG's bid for Aer Lingus, but there was something unexpected
# Ready For Takeoff
# Ready For Takeoff

Europe gives green light to IAG's bid for Aer Lingus, but there was something unexpected

Jul 15th 2015, 9:23 AM 26,011 Views 73 Comments

Slots at Gatwick must be given up for the deal to go through..

# iag - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Now Ryanair is getting into bed with Aer Lingus's owner-to-be
# Strange Bedfellows
# Strange Bedfellows

Now Ryanair is getting into bed with Aer Lingus's owner-to-be

Jun 17th 2015, 5:59 PM 24,638 Views 13 Comments

The two airlines are part of a new lobby group.

# iag - Monday 8 June, 2015

All eyes are on Ryanair as Etihad agrees to sell its piece of Aer Lingus
# The Waiting Game
# The Waiting Game

All eyes are on Ryanair as Etihad agrees to sell its piece of Aer Lingus

Jun 8th 2015, 10:25 AM 17,514 Views 34 Comments

Your move Mr O’Leary, your move.

# iag - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Fianna Fáil tries to delay Aer Lingus vote amid growing fears of job losses
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Fianna Fáil tries to delay Aer Lingus vote amid growing fears of job losses

May 28th 2015, 12:00 PM 11,582 Views 61 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# iag - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

'A stage-managed charade': TDs are VERY unhappy about the Aer Lingus sale
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

'A stage-managed charade': TDs are VERY unhappy about the Aer Lingus sale

May 27th 2015, 10:59 PM 23,158 Views 149 Comments

The Aer Lingus sale is coming in for heavy criticism in the Dáil today.

How Willie wooed the government on Aer Lingus - and what happens next
# The Saga Continues
# The Saga Continues

How Willie wooed the government on Aer Lingus - and what happens next

May 27th 2015, 1:59 PM 12,302 Views 94 Comments

IAG has crossed one hurdle, but there is still another big one to come.

# iag - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

After four long months, the government is set to FINALLY sell its stake in Aer Lingus
# Sold
# Sold

After four long months, the government is set to FINALLY sell its stake in Aer Lingus

May 26th 2015, 10:49 PM 33,976 Views 226 Comments

Transport minister Paschal Donohoe officially announced the sale’s approval at a press conference this evening.

# iag - Friday 10 April, 2015

Aer Lingus bosses will share in millions if a sale goes ahead
# Pay Day
# Pay Day

Aer Lingus bosses will share in millions if a sale goes ahead

Apr 10th 2015, 5:09 PM 16,327 Views 56 Comments

There’s some big money riding on the IAG buyout offer.

# iag - Friday 27 March, 2015

The government has 'got to listen' to Donald Trump's call to block Aer Lingus sale
# The Donald Says No
# The Donald Says No

The government has 'got to listen' to Donald Trump's call to block Aer Lingus sale

Mar 27th 2015, 5:35 PM 29,802 Views 85 Comments

The US billionaire’s intervention has been described as “a bit bizarre” today.

# iag - Saturday 21 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 21st 2015, 11:02 AM 11,908 Views 18 Comments

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

# iag - Sunday 8 March, 2015

'Government has an open mind about the sale of Aer Lingus' - Simon Harris
# Talks
# Talks

'Government has an open mind about the sale of Aer Lingus' - Simon Harris

Mar 8th 2015, 3:10 PM 5,546 Views 43 Comments

Harris said the Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe is pushing for finality on the issue in the coming weeks.

# iag - Saturday 7 March, 2015

How big is the average penis? That, and more, in the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

How big is the average penis? That, and more, in the week in numbers

Mar 7th 2015, 7:00 PM 29,400 Views 20 Comments

Plus: How much did Willie Walsh earn last year?

# iag - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Willie Walsh is earning a massive €7.9 million a year with IAG
# Expensive Willie
# Expensive Willie

Willie Walsh is earning a massive €7.9 million a year with IAG

Mar 5th 2015, 7:11 PM 14,336 Views 67 Comments

The airline group’s chief executive has seen his salary increase by 500% since 2012

# iag - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

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

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

Feb 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 19,493 Views 143 Comments

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

# iag - Monday 23 February, 2015

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'
# Turbulence
# Turbulence

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'

Feb 23rd 2015, 4:20 PM 10,083 Views 33 Comments

Ministers remain tight-lipped about the proposed sale of the government’s 25 per cent stake in the airline.

# iag - Monday 16 February, 2015

Inside hire: Aer Lingus has chosen a long-time employee as its new boss
# High Flier
# High Flier

Inside hire: Aer Lingus has chosen a long-time employee as its new boss

Feb 16th 2015, 10:05 AM 17,334 Views 15 Comments

Stephen Kavanagh has worked at the airline for 26 years.

# iag - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers

Feb 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,949 Views 7 Comments

Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?

Aer Lingus asked to explain why IAG bid would benefit the company and customers
# Please Outline
# Please Outline

Aer Lingus asked to explain why IAG bid would benefit the company and customers

Feb 14th 2015, 6:26 PM 12,130 Views 40 Comments

Aer Lingus said yesterday that the takeover would benefit the company, its employees, its customers, the tourism sector and the airports at which it operates.

# iag - Thursday 12 February, 2015

IAG boss Willie Walsh has offered a 'cast-iron guarantee' on Aer Lingus' Heathrow slots*
# Big Willie Style
# Big Willie Style

IAG boss Willie Walsh has offered a 'cast-iron guarantee' on Aer Lingus' Heathrow slots*

Feb 12th 2015, 5:05 PM 21,564 Views 69 Comments

*For five years, anyway.

Ryanair cites 'human rights' as it fights to hold onto its piece of Aer Lingus
# Plane Insanity
# Plane Insanity

Ryanair cites 'human rights' as it fights to hold onto its piece of Aer Lingus

Feb 12th 2015, 12:40 PM 11,641 Views 26 Comments

The budget airline wants to take the decision to the UK Supreme Court.

Can Willie Walsh convince TDs to allow the sale of Aer Lingus?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Can Willie Walsh convince TDs to allow the sale of Aer Lingus?

Feb 12th 2015, 9:00 AM 4,607 Views 6 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Why does IAG want to get its hands on Aer Lingus so badly?
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

Why does IAG want to get its hands on Aer Lingus so badly?

Feb 12th 2015, 7:45 AM 53,488 Views 85 Comments

Here’s everything we know about the possible sale so far…

# iag - Monday 9 February, 2015

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed
# Fall
# Fall

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed

Feb 9th 2015, 6:58 PM 11,888 Views 46 Comments

The airline’s stocks took a hit today following a Bloomberg report.

# iag - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

IAG's promises on Aer Lingus regional routes are 'entirely unacceptable'
# Turbulence Ahead
# Turbulence Ahead

IAG's promises on Aer Lingus regional routes are 'entirely unacceptable'

Feb 3rd 2015, 2:40 PM 16,230 Views 49 Comments

Tourism groups want a ‘cast-iron guarantee’ on Heathrow access.

# iag - Monday 2 February, 2015

The three promises IAG has made to the Irish government about Aer Lingus
# Legally Binding
# Legally Binding

The three promises IAG has made to the Irish government about Aer Lingus

Feb 2nd 2015, 10:46 PM 20,142 Views 76 Comments

The company said it would make legally binding commmitments.

# iag - Sunday 1 February, 2015

The Briefcase: Shamrock for sale, an Apple record and some new Greeks in town
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The Briefcase: Shamrock for sale, an Apple record and some new Greeks in town

Feb 1st 2015, 10:34 AM 13,529 Views 2 Comments

This was the week in business.

# iag - Thursday 29 January, 2015

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'

Jan 29th 2015, 3:55 PM 12,278 Views 86 Comments

The Transport Committee has been told that selling Aer Lingus share would ‘devastate’ Ireland’s economy and connectivity

# iag - Monday 26 January, 2015

One in four Aer Lingus workers could lose jobs in airline takeover
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

One in four Aer Lingus workers could lose jobs in airline takeover

Jan 26th 2015, 12:58 PM 22,223 Views 79 Comments

The airline’s board is considering another buyout offer as a union warns of job losses.

Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus?

Jan 26th 2015, 9:35 AM 24,041 Views 87 Comments

Should the State have a stake in the national carrier?

# iag - Sunday 25 January, 2015

The Government is willing to consider offers for Aer Lingus
# Family Silver
# Family Silver

The Government is willing to consider offers for Aer Lingus

Jan 25th 2015, 7:55 PM 21,639 Views 151 Comments

Paschal Donohoe says Ireland’s connectivity is just as important as the price though.

# iag - Saturday 24 January, 2015

It looks like IAG really wants to get their hands on Aer Lingus
# Takeover
# Takeover

It looks like IAG really wants to get their hands on Aer Lingus

Jan 24th 2015, 7:48 PM 28,038 Views 79 Comments

Reports today suggest that company has tabled ANOTHER offer for the airline.