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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Jets

This week
26th March 2023 - 1st April 2023
# Jets
Private jets in firing line as report shows over 6,000 flights left Irish airports last year
People Before Profit is to bring a Bill to the Dáil after Easter to ban private jets in Irish air space.
Last month
March 2023
# mig-29
Slovakia joins Poland in donating jets to Ukraine
Providing Ukraine with fighter jets has been seen as a controversial move even among the country’s allies.
Last year
New NFL concussion rule hits Dolphins in loss to Jets
Elsewhere Philadelphia edged host Arizona 20-17 to remain the NFL’s only unbeaten club.
# Escalation risks
Russia warns countries against hosting Ukraine military aircraft
The US said it is ‘working actively’ on a deal with Poland to supply Ukraine with jets.
All time
# Jets
Paralympic Breakfast: Jason Smyth cruises to 100m final
Smyth will look to add to his five Paralympic titles later today on the track in Toyko.
# Palmyra
Tensions flare as Syrian forces fire at Israeli jets
In an unusual move, the Israeli army confirmed the raid took place.
# Turkey
Turkey launches anti-IS operation in Syria
Turkish tank units have crossed the Syrian border to clear the so-called Islamic State militant group from the Syrian border town of Jarabulus
# Frecce Tricolori
Watch: Did you spot these jets flying low over Dublin city centre?
These Italian fighter jets flew down the Liffey, releasing tricolour smoke.
# Flying High
Ever wanted to be a pilot? Now's your chance
CityJet are hiring ten.
# Danger Zone
America is angry that Russian jets keep flying close to their ships
“These actions have the potential to unnecessarily escalate tensions between countries and could result in a miscalculation.”
Hat-trick of fourth quarter interceptions sees playoff hope slip away from Jets again
Steelers, you’re in baby!
# fly by
Russian aircraft enters Irish-controlled airspace AGAIN
The government said incidents like this are “concerning”.
# Flyin First Class
How often has this government used the country's jets?
Quite a bit, but the cabinet isn’t a fan of helicopters.
Nato detects 'significant Russian military activity' in Europe's airspace
The rise in activity has been noticed over the past two days.
Chargers to bolt past Jets - NFL week five preview
We preview both tonight’s live televised games.
# 'murica
The 10 best panicked tweets about Dublin's F-16 flypast
“I’m going to die in the middle of a pedicure.”
# islamic state
Who else, besides Americans, are flying military jets in Iraq? They might not be Iraqis...
Russians or Iranians might have piloted planes that targeted Islamic State militants last week.
# Hamas
Violence continues in Gaza with 30 air strikes, killing five Palestinians
The Palestinian interior ministry said Israeli jets destroyed three mosques, at least two of which were considered close to Hamas.
# Insurgency
Iraq receives delivery of Russian warplanes... but it might not have any pilots to fly them
The only pilots with experience of the jets are those from Saddam Hussein’s air force.
# buttfumble
Remember that epic Mark Sanchez buttfumble against the Patriots? It's now a silent film
Some day we’ll get tired of watching this. But it is not this day.
# room at the inn
Tim Tebow set for Florida return as Jacksonville Jaguars prowl
The rarely used quarter-back and former demi-god could be on his way out of the New York Jets.
New York Jets players trash team-mate Tim Tebow: 'He's Terrible'
Say your prayers, Tim.
# tensions
Turkish jets force Syrian plane to land over suspicious cargo
Turkey says that the plane’s cargo “did not comply with rules of civil aviation” as tensions between the two countries escalate.
# Syria
Turkey scrambles fighter jets to Syrian border
Officials say military movement is in response to the activity of Syrian helicopters.
# Crunch time
The Redzone: One Giants step for the 49ers?
AS THE NFL moves to Thursday, so too does The Redzone. Steven O’Rourke looks through week ten’s juiciest encounters.
The top four Super Bowl upsets
Steven O’Rourke takes a look at the biggest shocks in Super Bowl history.
# Beer goggles
Shocking study shows many sports fans are drunk by the end of games
That referee is useless. And I can see two of them.
# The Morning Score
The Morning Score: Tuesday
Roy Keane did not have a training-ground bust-up, Paul O’Connell gets his date with destiny and saying sorry for a nasty trip.