Michael O’Leary: well known for a rambunctious attitude towards Aer Lingus.   Photograph: Eric Luke

Peace, love and harmony – that’s our thing. Honestly. But, oh my, I opened a can of worms last week when I reported some choice comments by Ryanair’s (...)

Rhoda Twombly: ‘It is vital that the level of healthcare on the islands is not only maintained but, in cases where there have been reductions in the numbre there have been reductions in the number of nurses employed and the hours that they work, restored to previous levels.’

When Sarah Walsh prepares her bag for maternity hospital in a few days’ time, she won’t be as obsessed with weather forecasts as she was when approach(...)

An Irish Coast Guard Sikorsky from Shannon was deployed, and was en route to Inis Mór when it was diverted to Kerry. A second Irish Coast Guard helicopter was then sent from Waterford and flew the woman to hospital

The Health Service Executive (HSE) West has defended a decision to deploy two successive Irish Coast Guard helicopters to the Aran island of Inis Mó(...)

Aer Lingus Regional, the airline operated by Stobart Air (formerly Aer Arann) saw passenger numbers increase 35 per cent last month compared to April 2013

Aer Lingus Regional, the airline operated by Stobart Air (formerly Aer Arann) saw passenger numbers increase 35 per cent last month compared to April (...)

Aer Lingus regional operator Stobart Air has also taken on a second franchise service for UK carrier Flybe. Photograph: Alan Betson, Irish Times

Aer Lingus regional operator Stobart Air is recruiting former Ryanair and BMI Baby directors to its management and board in a shake-u(...)

Stobart Air’s commercial director Simon Fagan (left) said the airline is continuing to experience a sustained rise in passengers

Passenger numbers for Aer Lingus Regional , which is now operated by Stobart Air, rose by 9 per cent in March - marking the company’s ninth con(...)

The Save our Air Service Committee, from left front: Prof Micheal O’Cinneide, NUI Galway,  Daithi O’Briain, postgraduate student, who prepared the study; Tarlach de Blacam, representing Inis Meain; at back: Cathy Ní Ghoill, representing Inis Mor; and Paddy Crowe, Inis Oir. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Aran islanders have warned of depopulation, loss of jobs and a negative impact on the Irish language i(...)

Since 2012, Stobart Air has operated regional services for Aer Lingus under an arrangement due to last until 2022

Dublin-based Stobart Air, which operates Aer Lingus’s regional services, says it may have to expand its fleet after signing a (...)

Passenger numbers at Aer Lingus Regional rose by 13 per cent in February, reaching more than 82,000, the airline said today. One of the largest(...)

Aer Arann’s majority shareholder is putting its corporate stamp on the regional carrier and from today is re-naming it Stobart Air, after the transport and logistics group that took over the bulk of its shares following the company’s examinership in 2010.

Aer Arann’s majority shareholder is putting its corporate stamp on the regional carrier and from today is re-naming it Stobart Air, after the t(...)