Organisation: Air Canada
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Shannon Airport has warned that the grounding of Boeing's 737-Max aircraft will negatively affect its passenger numbers this year.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
The return of flights from Cork and Shannon to the US east coast this summer remain in doubt as various US airlines signalled the Boeing 737 Max aircraft will not fly until at least mid-August.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
Low fares airlines Ryanair and Norwegian have said talks are ongoing regarding a tie-up that would allow passengers transfer on connecting flights between Europe and the US.
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
Two airlines have announced new services from Shannon Airport.
Wed, 13 Sep, 2017
The pilot of an Air Canada plane carrying 140 passengers made a last-minute manoeuvre to avoid landing on a taxiway at San Francisco International Airport where four passenger jets were lined up to take off.
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017
Officials are investigating why a jet nearly landed on a taxiway holding four other planes instead of a runway at San Francisco International Airport.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
Well, would you believe us when we try to explain that Youghal is pronounced, yawl?
Wed, 17 May, 2017
A passenger died on a flight that was forced to divert to Shannon Airport on Friday evening.
Sat, 13 May, 2017
Canada’s jet maker Bombardier will delay paying more than half of last year’s compensation for top executives, responding to protests after increasing payouts despite receiving government aid and planning mass job cuts.
Tue, 04 Apr, 2017
Air France-KLM Group, British Airways and a handful of other carriers may face multimillion antitrust fines from EU regulators within weeks after attempts to broker a settlement failed.
Thu, 09 Mar, 2017
Bombardier is targeting a major European aircraft order as the next step in the recovery of its C Series programme following a $5.6bn (€5bn) sale to Delta Air Lines that helped turn around the jetliner’s prospects.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
Bombardier is to cut its workforce in the North by more than 1,000 over the next two years.
Thu, 18 Feb, 2016
An Air Canada flight from Shanghai to Toronto has been diverted to Calgary after heavy turbulence injured 21 passengers, including three children.
Thu, 31 Dec, 2015
Dr Khurshid Guru applied his medical and enginering knowledge to help a child in the middle of an asthma attack.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2015
Dr Khurshid Guru just might give MacGyver a run for his money if this recent life-saving stunt is anything to go by.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2015
An Air Canada plane made an abrupt landing in bad weather and skidded off the runway at the airport in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada officials said yesterday. They said 23 people were taken to a hospital for observation and treatment of minor injuries.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2015
Many airlines worldwide have begun to adopt rules similar to those put in place by the Irish Aviation Authority a decade ago to ensure there are always two crew members on the flight decks of passenger jets while airborne.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
This is definitely high up on the list of things you don’t want to happen when you’re travelling on a plane.
Fri, 28 Nov, 2014
Anyone who has flown from Dublin, Cork or Belfast into T1 in Heathrow will recall how long a trek it was to arrivals. Well say goodbye to all that, and hello to the bright, shiny T2.
Sun, 24 Aug, 2014
A Hamas rocket exploded near Israel’s main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the US and many from Europe and Canada.
Wed, 23 Jul, 2014
USA: Forty years ago, the Pascagoula incident, in which two men said they encountered an unidentified flying object and its occupants, made headlines across America and sparked a new wave of reports of UFO sightings.
Mon, 14 Oct, 2013
Police in Colombia have arrested a Toronto woman who pretended to be pregnant to try to smuggle cocaine.
Fri, 13 Sep, 2013
The collapse of an aircraft maintenance firm in Canada has resulted in an unexpected but welcome boost in business for a company based at Shannon Airport.
Tue, 01 May, 2012
A dozing pilot sent his jet into an emergency dive when he woke and mistook the planet Venus for an approaching plane, a report has revealed.
Wed, 18 Apr, 2012
A dozing airline pilot sent his jet into an emergency dive when he woke and mistook the planet Venus for an approaching plane, a report has revealed.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2012
The captain of a US airliner who had to be restrained after running through the cabin screaming appeared to have suffered a mental breakdown, passengers said today.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2012
An Air Canada flight has been forced to return to Sydney airport, although an airport official could not confirm reports of a fire on board the plane.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2011
A couple have won £8,000 in damages because they were not spoken to in French on a flight.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2011
A TRANSATLANTIC jet had to divert and land at Dublin Airport on Tuesday after a passenger on board suddenly went into labour.
Thu, 02 Dec, 2010
Aer Lingus has appointed two new non-executive directors to its board.
Mon, 25 Jan, 2010
Some airlines are telling passengers that new security regulations prohibit them from leaving their seats beginning an hour before landing.
Sat, 26 Dec, 2009
Brussels: American Airlines and fellow Oneworld alliance partners British Airways and Iberia face fresh EU antitrust hurdles as they look to extend their pact to include co-ordinated schedules and prices.
Sat, 03 Oct, 2009
THREE Islamic extremists were convicted yesterday of a suicide bomb plot to blow up transatlantic airliners in a bid to kill thousands.
Tue, 08 Sep, 2009
The European Commission has launched two investigations into “extensive” levels of co-operation between seven transatlantic airlines.
Mon, 20 Apr, 2009
A flight attendant helped land a jet carrying 146 passengers after the co-pilot had an apparent mental breakdown over the Atlantic Ocean, investigators revealed today.
Wed, 19 Nov, 2008
An official with Air Canada’s regional carrier Jazz says the airline is removing life vests from all its planes to save weight and fuel.
Thu, 28 Aug, 2008
A FAMILY flew out of an airport leaving their two-year-old boy behind and only discovered he was missing when contacted during the next leg of the trip.
Thu, 15 May, 2008
A family flew out of an airport leaving their two-year-old boy behind and only discovered he was missing when contacted during the next leg of the trip.
Wed, 14 May, 2008
Aerospace firms from both sides of the border aiming to cut deals at the Paris Airshow this week.
Sun, 17 Jun, 2007
The Minister for Transport Martin Cullen has announced a new Irish Canada Air Transport Agreement, which will maximise access connections with key business and tourism markets there.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2007
More than 90 countries have offered assistance to victims of Hurricane Katrina, with Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates contributing $100m (€80.2m) each in cash donations, the State Department said in Washington today.
Tue, 06 Sep, 2005
A strike threat by airline catering workers at Dublin Airport has been averted, it emerged tonight.
Thu, 18 Aug, 2005
Dublin Airport could be facing disruption similar to that seen at London Heathrow last week following a vote for industrial action by 200 catering staff.
Wed, 17 Aug, 2005