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#Volcanic Ash

# volcanic-ash - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Explosions from Hawaii volcano force the evacuation of 2,000 residents

The volcano discharged the ash yesterday because of rocks falling into the summit.

# volcanic-ash - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Iceland evacuates tourists over heightened volcano eruption risk

The Irish Aviation Authority has told it is ‘closely monitoring’ the situation.

# volcanic-ash - Monday 25 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge It literally rained rocks in Italy, and here's a video Whole Lotta Lava

It literally rained rocks in Italy, and here's a video

Not exactly a grand soft day.

# volcanic-ash - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Ryanair loses ECJ case on reimbursing costs for stranded passengers

The court ruling could have wide-ranging implications for air carriers and their passengers.

# volcanic-ash - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Air travel relief as Grimsvotn volcano stops erupting

The volcano causing air travel difficulties across Europe stopped eruptions this morning, says Iceland’s Met Office.

Ryanair’s test flight claims disputed by experts

The airline said that it safely flew a test plane through a ‘red zone’ for volcanic ash yesterday and incurred no damage – however experts have said the plane never entered a danger zone.

No Irish closures - for now - as Ash Cloud reaches Europe

As Grimsvotn’s eruption begins to wane, airspace closures on continental Europe will still mean some cancelled flights.

# volcanic-ash - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Irish airports remain open but ash cloud disrupts flights to Scotland

Ryanair has expressed its displeasure with the disruption, believing it to be unnecessary. The IAA has said that all Irish airports remain open and added that it will update the situation later today.

# volcanic-ash - Monday 23 May, 2011

Aer Lingus cancels Scottish flights as volcanic ash cloud moves closer

President Obama won’t be the only one inconvenienced by ash from the Grimsvotn volcano, however IAA says it still doesn’t expect any disruptions to air travel in Irish space in the next 24 hours.