The airline will take delivery of 380 new aircraft from US manufacturer Boeing over the next nine years, by which time it says it will be the world’s biggest airline

Ryanair is hoping to fly 100 million passengers in its next financial year, according to one of its most senior executives.The Irish airline expects (...)

Wreckage from AirAsia flight QZ8501 after it was lifted onto the Crest Onyx ship at sea earlier in January 2015. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

An AirAsia jet which crashed last month with 162 people on board climbed at an abnormally high rate before plunging downwards and then disappearin(...)

Havana living: a  man smoking a cigar
Going local in Cuba
  • Travel
  • January 10, 2015, 12:00

As our taxi worked its way into Havana from the airport I was immediately struck by the crumbling streets and faded but stunningly elegant pastel- hue(...)

Air France-KLM will provide a daily service between George Best Belfast City Airport and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport from this May.

The airline group Air France-KLM has announced plans to launch to its first service between Belfast and Amsterdam. The airline will provide a daily se(...)

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BELGRADE Recent history relegated Serbia to the role of international pariah, but that’s all changed now and Belgrade has reaffirmed itsel(...)

The Indonesian Air Force carry a body during a search and rescue operation on Friday, where underwater devices have stepped up the search for the crashed AirAsia plane. Photograph: Adi Weda/EPA

Ships and aircraft criss-crossed the seas off Borneo on Friday hunting for the wreck of an Indonesia AirAsia passenger jet, but bad weather again hin(...)

A search team member looks out over  the Java Sea near Pangkalan Bun, Kalimantan,  for potential debris from AirAsia Flight  QZ8501 on December 30th, 2014.  Photograph: Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images

Investigators of the AirAsia flight which crashed into the sea off Indonesia are focusing on the timing of the crew’s request to climb to a higher alt(...)

The Franco-Dutch airline group trimmed its forecast for earnings

Air France-KLM has issued its third profit warning in six months, cutting its 2014 earnings goal by €200 million as higher-than-expected costs from a (...)

It was the third time this year that vegetables and flowers forced flights to divert to Shannon after fire alarms went off

A fire alarm activated by vegetables forced the crew of a transatlantic passenger jet to declare an emergency and divert to Shannon Airport. It was th(...)

Ray Conner, president and chief executive officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes (left) reacts during a news conference with Domhnal Slattery, chief executive officer of Avolon Leasing Group. Photographer: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Irish aircraft leasing group Avolon’s launch on the New York Stock market valued the the company at more than $1.6 billion.Avolon priced its shares at(...)