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Dublin: 23°C Saturday 13 August 2022

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# take-off - Monday 25 July, 2022

Michael O'Leary hits out at 'unprecedented handling delays' amid Ryanair summer recovery
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Michael O'Leary hits out at 'unprecedented handling delays' amid Ryanair summer recovery

Jul 25th 2022, 8:22 AM 31,578 Views 11 Comments

The airline hit profits of €170 million for the three months to June.

# take-off - Friday 4 February, 2022

Approval granted for Waterford Airport's €12m runway extension

Approval granted for Waterford Airport's €12m runway extension

Feb 4th 2022, 5:56 PM 21,720 Views 53 Comments

Business groups hope the extension will help attract commercial carriers for the airport.

# take-off - Thursday 12 November, 2020

CMO says travel home to spend time with family for Christmas is considered 'non-essential'
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CMO says travel home to spend time with family for Christmas is considered 'non-essential'

Updated Nov 12th 2020, 7:40 PM 83,507 Views 127 Comments

Earlier the Tánasite told the Dáil that it is “too soon” for people to book flights home to spend Christmas in Ireland.

# take-off - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off
# Interstellar Technologies
# Interstellar Technologies

Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off

Jun 30th 2018, 1:46 PM 16,618 Views 11 Comments

No injuries were reported in the spectacular explosion.

# take-off - Monday 2 January, 2017

The co founder of Skype is backing a company building mini electric planes that take off vertically
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The co founder of Skype is backing a company building mini electric planes that take off vertically

Jan 2nd 2017, 1:00 PM 16,166 Views 29 Comments

You could fly to London in an hour.

# take-off - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Dublin is getting a new bus route to the airport
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Dublin is getting a new bus route to the airport

Jun 23rd 2016, 9:02 AM 38,889 Views 46 Comments

Like the 747 route, the bus will cost €6 for a one-way ticket.

# take-off - Monday 14 March, 2016

Cork Airport is getting a couple of new routes
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Cork Airport is getting a couple of new routes

Mar 14th 2016, 2:30 PM 33,691 Views 30 Comments

You can now get to Southampton and Leeds Bradford more easily.

# take-off - Monday 28 December, 2015

Malaysia Airlines investigates 'mix-up' that sent plane flying in wrong direction
# Christmas Day
# Christmas Day

Malaysia Airlines investigates 'mix-up' that sent plane flying in wrong direction

Dec 28th 2015, 11:18 AM 26,780 Views 25 Comments

“The safety of both passengers and crew were never compromised at any time,” the airline said.

# take-off - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Terrifying video shows landing aborted at the last minute
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Terrifying video shows landing aborted at the last minute

Nov 19th 2015, 6:30 PM 46,108 Views 49 Comments

The plane was seen attempting the landing in Cork Airport yesterday.

# take-off - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Here's how to fly like a pro
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

Here's how to fly like a pro

Oct 25th 2015, 10:30 AM 24,768 Views 24 Comments

Some good advice here.

# take-off - Friday 12 June, 2015

Locked, upright position: The Dreamliner's near-vertical takeoff is amazing (and terrifying)
# Grab Your Sick Bags
# Grab Your Sick Bags

Locked, upright position: The Dreamliner's near-vertical takeoff is amazing (and terrifying)

Jun 12th 2015, 10:45 PM 38,151 Views 44 Comments

Wouldn’t fancy that with the nerves a little tender.

# take-off - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

VERY angry scenes in the Dáil as TDs clash over Aer Lingus deal
# Ready For Take-off
# Ready For Take-off

VERY angry scenes in the Dáil as TDs clash over Aer Lingus deal

May 27th 2015, 12:36 PM 31,791 Views 156 Comments

Meanwhile, IAG CEO Willie Walsh is jetting in to ease union concerns.

# take-off - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Bare chests, grappling and goals: The best images from the weekend's championship From The42

Bare chests, grappling and goals: The best images from the weekend's championship

May 17th 2015, 8:15 PM 5,421 Views 1 Comment

Here’s how the first big Championship weekend looked.

# take-off - Friday 17 April, 2015

Ryanair passengers texted about 10.30pm take-off... while they're onboard at 5pm
# Waiting Game
# Waiting Game

Ryanair passengers texted about 10.30pm take-off... while they're onboard at 5pm

Apr 17th 2015, 9:49 PM 87,588 Views 95 Comments

The plane made two attempts at landing in Nice.

# take-off - Friday 28 November, 2014

Here's why Ryanair pilots will be using iPads on their planes...
# Paperless Planes
# Paperless Planes

Here's why Ryanair pilots will be using iPads on their planes...

Nov 28th 2014, 8:49 AM 21,967 Views 56 Comments

No, it’s not for cockpit selfies.

# take-off - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off
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# Crash

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off

Oct 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,916 Views 4 Comments

One person is reported to be in a critical condition.

# take-off - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Paraglider takeoff goes horribly, horribly wrong
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

Paraglider takeoff goes horribly, horribly wrong

Dec 3rd 2013, 8:05 AM 1,800 Views 0 Comments

Wait for it…

# take-off - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

FAA panel advises lifting ban on use of gadgets during take-off and landing
# Flights
# Flights

FAA panel advises lifting ban on use of gadgets during take-off and landing

Oct 2nd 2013, 12:44 PM 8,374 Views 40 Comments

The panel said a ban should remain on browsing the Internet and sending or receiving texts and emails while the plane is flying below 10,000 feet.