Commander Liam Brett joined the Naval Service in 1946. Photograph: Alan Betson

Former Flag Officer Commanding the Naval Service Liam Brett has died. Commodore Brett played a pivotal role in the expansion of the service in the 197(...)

The LE Aoife in Dun Laoghaire. File Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Ireland has agreed to donate the recently decommissioned LE Aoife to the Maltese armed forces as part of an agreement reached between the two countrie(...)

Dublin-based Cartrawler provides software and systems to airlines, travel companies and others in the tourism trade to allow them to offer car-hire services on their websites.

Car rental specialist Cartrawler is buying a British rival’s online business in a deal that will also see it hook up with the lastminute.com brand.Dub(...)

Improvements to the Dreamliner 787’s battery could help the aircraft return to service. Stephen Brashear/Getty Images

Boeing said safety upgrades to the 787 Dreamliner's battery systems may allow commercial flights to restart within weeks, ending a two-month gr(...)