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What happens if my daughter’s dream of being a pilot doesn’t take off?
- February 19, 2019, 00:00
My daughter is sitting the Leaving Cert in June and has hear heart set on becoming a pilot. I worry about how tough it is to qualify and what will hap(...)
How I landed an Airbus at my first attempt, sort of
- April 26, 2018, 13:00
“Up, up and away,” I feel like singing as I take off in control of an Aer Lingus Airbus A320. I was flying a plane from Manchester to Dublin, and succ(...)
Ask Brian: My daughter wants to be a pilot. How much will it cost?
- March 20, 2018, 00:00
Question: My daughter has been fascinated with aviation for years. Now that she is completing transition year and starting into her Leaving Cert studi(...)
Catalan election: How Inés Arrimadas became rising star of Spanish unionism
- December 20, 2017, 01:00
At the end of Catalonia’s last election campaign, in 2015, a group of journalists who had been following Inés Arrimadas over the previous weeks presen(...)
Formula 1 drivers are gladiators, so don’t roll back clock, says veteran Irish driver
- July 13, 2016, 01:00
Formula 1 is in crisis. With another year of domination by the Mercedes team on the cards the viewing public have been switching off in droves. Part(...)