Irish Air

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Drones are an obvious threat to passenger aircraft because of the damage they could do to engines. File photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters

There has been nothing like the Gatwick experience involving drones around Irish airports but, as with other countries around the world, increasing us(...)

Recent gorse fires at Bray Head have exposed a Second World War era Éire sign that had been covered up for more than 70 years.

Recent gorse fires at Bray Head have exposed a Second World War era Éire sign that had been covered up for more than 70 years. A Garda Air Support Un(...)

Spectators  watch the Royal Jordanian Falcons from Bray Head during the annual Bray Air Display in Co Wicklow. Photograph:   Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The 2018 Bray Air Display was held over the weekend, with more than 40 modern and vintage aircraft taking part in the annual event. Thousands of peo(...)

Cork incinerator objectors: Chase supporters outside Bord Pleanála’s 2016 hearing. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has played down the possibility of the Government invoking new planning legislation to stop a €160 million incinerator going a(...)

 Firemen attend gorse fires at the Tolka Valley estate in Finglas on Thursday as temperatures in Dublin hit 24 degrees. Photograph: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie

Gorse fires continued to spread across parts of the country on Thursday as temperatures soared above 30 degrees. In Wicklow, students and teachers w(...)

An ESB crew  works to restore services following damage by Storm Ophelia. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Emergency responders to Storm Ophelia are monitoring anticipated poor weather this weekend to see if it might set back efforts to restore water and po(...)

Elena Nock: “The Smurfit MBA has a very good reputation both in Ireland and abroad.”

Elena Nock weighed up a number of different factors before choosing the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School MBA. “The Smurfit MBA has a very (...)

Waste management company Indaver has concluded that its proposed €160m incinerator at Cork Harbour would not impact the safety of helicopters operating at the Naval Service base at Haulbowline. Image: Google Maps

Waste management company Indaver has concluded that its proposed €160 million incinerator at Cork Harbour would not impact the safety of helicopters o(...)

An Bord Pleanála’s deferral of the decision on a €160 million incinerator at Ringaskiddy (bottom left) was to allow Indaver to provide more information on the impact it would have on helicopters entering and leaving Haulbowline Naval Base (top right). File photograph: Google Maps

The deferral of a decision on an incinerator in Cork Harbour was to allow waste management company Indaver to address concerns over helicopter flights(...)

The Sikorsky S-92 helicopter, operated by CHC Helicopter for the Coast Guard, which crashed during a rescue mission off the west coast on March 14th. Photograph: Brian O’Loughlin/EPA

No one can have been untouched by the tragedy of Coast Guard rescue helicopter 116 and the loss of all four crew members. The deaths of Capt Dara Fi(...)

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