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# luggage - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Woman (80) awarded €67k after overhead luggage fell on her on Ryanair plane

The bag had struck the woman on her face, neck and shoulder.

# luggage - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Small child found hidden in plane passenger's carry-on luggage

The woman placed the child at her feet under a blanket – but the girl was discovered when she needed to go to the toilet.

# luggage - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

'From time to time, we screw up': Sky News reporter on picking up MH17 luggage

Colin Brazier has publicly apologised for the incident.

# luggage - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'could plead guilty'

Meanwhile, £2,616 has been raised by a fund set up by McCollum Connolly’s sister.

# luggage - Monday 26 August, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about John Kerry’s strong speech on Syria and a shooting that went wrong in Dublin.

# luggage - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Barney the dog sniffs out €20k hidden in luggage at Dublin Airport

The cash was concealed in items of clothing in the carry-on luggage of a man boarding a flight to Bratislava.

# luggage - Friday 28 June, 2013

€20,000 in cash hidden in couple's clothes seized at Knock Airport

Officers from Revenue’s customs service now have a three month detention order in respect of the money.

# luggage - Monday 3 June, 2013

10 tips for avoiding those excess baggage fees

A new survey has revealed that Irish people paid over €17 million in fees in the last year.

# luggage - Monday 6 May, 2013

VIDEO: 29 baggage handlers arrested after being caught raiding luggage Italy This post contains videos

VIDEO: 29 baggage handlers arrested after being caught raiding luggage

The handlers were caught red-handed on secret recordings – in some cases violently breaking cases open.

# luggage - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

53% drop in rate of mishandled luggage in last six years

However the total number of mishandled bags was 26.04 million, up from 25.8 million in 2011.

# luggage - Friday 18 January, 2013

UPDATE: Aviation source criticises Ryanair’s baggage policy

The airline said its one bag rule was necessary for safety reasons but has now confirmed that passengers in some airports are allowed a second bag.

MEPs urge Commission to draft rules for carry-on luggage

British MEP Brian Simpson described the add on charges imposed by airlines as “a cancer”.

# luggage - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Aer Lingus clarifies new bag rules

The airline has said that customers can bring a single piece of cabin baggage with them – but also a handbag or other specific bags.

# luggage - Monday 30 April, 2012

IAA reports increased profit for 2011 IAA

IAA reports increased profit for 2011

The Irish Aviation Authority says its operating profit increased to €17.9 million during last year.

# luggage - Friday 9 December, 2011

Ryanair's new baggage regime means €135 charge for some bags

Ryanair raises baggage fees during the summer months – and will now charge up to €135 for some bags not booked in advance.

# luggage - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Baggage handlers offered £5 bonus to catch oversized luggage

Servisair – which handles baggage for Ryanair and others – offers staff at one airport a bonus if they catch oversized hand luggage.

# luggage - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

Live crabs found in woman's case at Belfast airport

Five live crustaceans seized after they were wrapped in black bags and tea towels and concealed in luggage by a woman flying from China.