# air-travel - Today’s News
Going to a wedding in Ireland? Here’s what the bride can expect to have on her plate…
# air-travel - Friday 11 July, 2014
# air-travel - Thursday 10 July, 2014
An average of 1,759 flights a day flew in Irish airspace in June, according to the Irish Aviation Authority.
# air-travel - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Deal between debt-laden Italian airline and Etihad is subject to regulator approval.
# air-travel - Monday 23 June, 2014
Controllers are striking over planned cuts under the European Commission’s ‘Single Sky Europe’ programme.
# air-travel - Friday 13 June, 2014
Traffic to the Heineken Cup final in Cardiff was a major driver for the short-hop specialist in May.
# air-travel - Saturday 31 May, 2014
The airline was forced to ground almost all its flights yesterday, at an estimated cost of €10m, over a work schedule dispute.
# air-travel - Monday 19 May, 2014
A strong Easter and new routes are driving the gains made by the short hop carrier.
# air-travel - Friday 9 May, 2014
Impact says the ballot shows the “frustration” of cabin crew.
# air-travel - Monday 14 April, 2014
Not literally. As in stitches of laughter.
# air-travel - Monday 31 March, 2014
You could say it’s hil-air-ious.
# air-travel - Friday 21 March, 2014
# air-travel - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
One of the mysterious elements of the missing Malaysia plane story is that someone shut down the aircraft’s communications system. Why is this allowed?
# air-travel - Saturday 8 March, 2014
No Irish passengers were on board according to Malaysia Airlines.
# air-travel - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
The company will now fly daily to Beantown from County Clare.
# air-travel - Monday 3 February, 2014
AKA hell on earth.
The airline says that the fall is “in line with previous guidance”.
# air-travel - Thursday 16 January, 2014
The ITAA say that a reduction in capacity and an increase in demand will result from the closure and have encouraged travellers to seek best prices.
# air-travel - Friday 10 January, 2014
Around 665,000 passengers used the Mayo airport last year – and this year could top 700,000.
# air-travel - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
Figures release today show that 733,000 passengers flew with the airline last month.
# air-travel - Sunday 29 December, 2013
She was presented with a cheque for €3,000 after arriving in Dublin Airport from Washington this morning.
# air-travel - Tuesday 24 December, 2013
On Christmas Eve 50 years ago, the New York International Airport paid a poignant tribute to the fallen US president.
# air-travel - Thursday 12 December, 2013
Ryanair customers feeling the love – because social media has the power to make or break the business.
# air-travel - Thursday 14 November, 2013
The Ryanair boss was prompted to reintroduce pre-booked seats after travelling with his own family.
Imagine you could change the size of your seat…
# air-travel - Sunday 10 November, 2013
A collision at speed can wreak more havoc than one would suspect.
# air-travel - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Do the safety dance.
# air-travel - Monday 28 October, 2013
The environmental group says that scrapping the tax makes no “long-term sense” and wants Ireland to make increasing use of ferry crossings.
# air-travel - Friday 25 October, 2013
There were 2.2 million overseas trips to Ireland in the period from July to September, a 7.8 per cent increase on 2012.
# air-travel - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
The number of overseas trips to Ireland by non-residents increased to 1.893 million trips from April to June of this year.
# air-travel - Thursday 3 October, 2013
Nearly four-fifths of passengers cite concerns over usability for not using smartphones to book or check in, but most want to.
# air-travel - Friday 13 September, 2013
And it’s pretty full on Friday 13th, apparently.
# air-travel - Monday 9 September, 2013
Over 85,000 passengers passed through the airport last month with numbers travelling to popular sun destinations also up.
# air-travel - Wednesday 17 July, 2013
The airport was evacuated briefly this morning but the public and passengers have now been allowed to return to the building.
# air-travel - Saturday 6 July, 2013
The money was found in the carry-on luggage of a passenger attempting to fly to Amsterdam.
# air-travel - Friday 21 June, 2013
A 13-year-old project, privately funded in Switzerland, has seen a plane flying across America – by day AND by night.
# air-travel - Tuesday 11 June, 2013
Using the power of song.
# air-travel - Monday 10 June, 2013
No flights were affected by the brief evacuation however the fate of the toast is unclear.
# air-travel - Tuesday 4 June, 2013
The budget airline says it carried 5 per cent more passengers in May 2013 than in 2012, leading to an annual increase.
# air-travel - Friday 24 May, 2013
The Pakistan Airlines flight was travelling to Manchester when a disruptive passenger led to it being diverted to Stansted.
# air-travel - Saturday 11 May, 2013
Flight EI168 left Dublin at 3pm – but was back after 15 minutes after striking a flock of birds.