A Ryanair flight was forced to land moments after taking off when one of the aircraft’s tyres burst.
Fri, 30 Jan, 2015
A plane travelling between Egypt and the US has made an emergency landing at a Scottish airport.
Sat, 15 Jun, 2013
French planes are reportedly flying over Libya after world leaders decided the time for urgent action against Colonel Gaddafi has come.
Sat, 19 Mar, 2011
TRAFFIC into and out of Ireland’s three main airports plunged more than 10% last month, with Shannon hardest hit.
Thu, 17 Feb, 2011
RYANAIR has chosen Germany as the location for its controversial hangar, which was the subject of a political storm recently.
Fri, 21 May, 2010
Flight restrictions affecting Heathrow and Gatwick airports have been lifted, British air traffic control company Nats have said.
Mon, 17 May, 2010
Britain’s two biggest airports were suffering major flight disruption today - and a string of others were closed – after the return of the Icelandic ash cloud caused chaos for thousands of passengers.
ALL of the 500 jobs Ryanair offered to create at Dublin Airport have been lost to other European airports, the airline has confirmed.
Wed, 10 Mar, 2010
Ryanair have said all the 500 maintenance jobs the airline offered to create in Dublin have now been lost to other airports.
Tue, 09 Mar, 2010
Michael O'Leary said tonight that his proposal to create 300 jobs at Dublin Airport is now effectively gone.
Tue, 16 Feb, 2010
THE Scottish Government “moved heaven and earth” to win a €9 million investment from Ryanair, the airline claimed, contrasting it to the Irish Government, which, it said, acted with “inaction and indifference”.
THE Government is willing to “bend over backwards” to secure 300 jobs from Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary after Tánaiste Mary Coughlan agreed to meet him today in a humiliating climbdown.
TWO egos crash-landed at Dublin Airport last night leaving 200 jobs dead and 300 more lingering in intensive care.
The Tánaiste has said the Government is "most anxious" to secure further investment from Ryanair at Dublin or any other Irish airport.
Mon, 15 Feb, 2010
A Ryanair jet slid from the runway at Prestwick airport in Scotland this morning after hitting a patch of ice.
Wed, 23 Dec, 2009
Transatlantic flights out of Shannon and Dublin have been delayed by a break-down in air traffic control systems in the UK today.
Sat, 03 Oct, 2009
Budget airline Ryanair announced today it is starting 39 new routes this winter to and from the Canary Islands to take advantage of Spanish tax concessions.
Wed, 29 Jul, 2009
Two close friends of Elvis Presley have refuted claims the star once made a secret visit to London - insisting the singer never set foot in the British capital.
Fri, 02 May, 2008
Elvis Presley made a secret visit to England 50 years ago, it has emerged.
Tue, 22 Apr, 2008
THERE was a bomb scare on a plane flying into Cork Airport last night.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2007
Minister for Foreign Affairs Dermot Ahern has criticised the US stance on the ongoing Israeli bombardment of Lebanon.
Fri, 28 Jul, 2006
A SERIES of bomb hoaxes is continuing to disrupt the flight schedules of the country’s three major airlines.
Sat, 06 May, 2006
IRISH pilots are demanding an explanation from the British authorities about why passengers on an Aer Arann flight were left on a plane in Scotland for an hour during a bomb scare.
Mon, 17 Apr, 2006
An Aer Arann flight from Luton to Galway has been diverted to Prestwick airport in Scotland following a hoax bomb alert last night.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2006
THE Irish Air Lines Pilots’ Association (IALPA) has expressed serious concern about the handling of a bomb alert by the British authorities involving a Ryanair flight forced to land at Prestwick Airport on Wednesday.
Fri, 14 Apr, 2006
Ryanair is reportedly being criticised this morning over its handling of a bomb threat that forced the diversion of one of its flights yesterday.
Thu, 13 Apr, 2006
NO explosives were found on board a plane after a major passenger airport was closed yesterday due to a security alert on a Ryanair flight bound for Dublin.
A major passenger airport was closed today after a security alert on a Ryanair flight.
Wed, 12 Apr, 2006
Unconfirmed reports have suggested a security alert on board a Ryanair flight involved a suspect package.
A police operation was launched today after a Ryanair plane was diverted to Glasgow Prestwick Airport following a security alert.
Crews are racing to save a Russian mini-submarine trapped in the remote Pacific with seven sailors on board and oxygen supplies dwindling, navy officials said today.
Fri, 05 Aug, 2005
More world leaders today began arriving at Gleneagles where the G8 summit got under way.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2005
French president Jacques Chirac claimed he would offer his personal congratulations to Queen Elizabeth II and Tony Blair after London pipped Paris in the race to stage the 2012 Olympics.
Wed, 06 Jul, 2005
World leaders began to gather at Gleneagles today for a G8 summit already marred by protests.
WE'VE come full circle, haven't we? Forty years and three weeks ago, the first of what became known as The Great Anfield European Nights took place. Our opponents were from Milan.
Wed, 25 May, 2005
IRELAND’S Commissioner David Byrne will defend Ryanair’s deal with regional airports, including Charleroi, when it comes before the European Commission this morning.
Tue, 03 Feb, 2004
Elvis Presley’s daughter Lisa Marie has gone where her father failed to venture by playing a concert in the UK.
Tue, 13 May, 2003
Elvis Presley’s daughter Lisa Marie went where her father failed to venture tonight – by playing a concert in the UK.
Mon, 12 May, 2003
An aircraft operated by British Airways CitiExpress has been forced to make an emergency landing for a second time in five days.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2002
An investigation was underway today after a passenger plane carrying 43 people was forced to make an emergency landing.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2002
Thousands of Elvis fans are expected to flock to the west coast of Scotland to pay tribute to the King at the only spot in Britain where he ever set foot.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2002
Ryanair has launched a new service from London to Newquay - at twice the price of a ticket to Rome.
Thu, 31 Jan, 2002
Ryanair is giving away 300,000 free one-way tickets on flights to 30 European destinations.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2001
Ryanair has announced that it is to take on rivals Aer Lingus and newcomers Go on the Dublin-Edinburgh route and has promised up to four return flights on the highly competitive route.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2001
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