Airplane takes off at Dublin Airport
Minister for Sport Shane Ross shadows Katie Taylor on her arrival from New York.
Boxer Katie Taylor, accompanied by Sports Minister Shane Ross, returns home after being crowned the new undisputed world lightweight champion following her 96-94, 96-94, 95-95 win over Belgian boxer Delfine Persoon at Madison Square Garden in New York on Saturday night.
Via Kacey O’Riordan
Exchanges between the person manning Dublin Airport’s Twitter account and solicitor Rossa McMahon – after the airport announced it will be taking part in a “biometrics trial”.
Dublin Airport Participates In Biometrics Trial (Dublin Airport)
Dublin Airport has said that it is open and operational.
However, it says that some airlines are experiencing delays to their flight schedules due to de-icing issues. It advised passengers to check with their airlines for flight updates.
The weather caused a number of delays and cancellations at the airport last night with some passengers complaining of waiting on the airfield for over three hours.
Motorists warned about hazardous driving conditions (RTÉ)
Pics via Richard Chambers (Newstalk)
The Official Sod-Turning for Dublin Airport’s €320m North Runway by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar with Minister for Transport Shane Ross.
A protest by local residents and members of nearby St Margaret’s GAA club.
Previously: Residents To Protest Runway
At Dublin Airport.
TV3’s Virgin Media’s Political Correspondent Gavan Reilly plays piano in the arrivals lounge of Dublin Airport.
Take That, RTÉ
Earlier: Home Is Where The Arf Is
Scenes from Arrivals as emigrants return home for the Christmas Holidays greeted by families, friends and pets.
“He was banging on the window to try and get the aircraft to wait and he then broke through a door and made his way onto the apron, trying to flag the aircraft down.
Man held after trying to chase plane at Dublin Airport (RTÉ)