Bjorn Kjos, chief executive of Norwegian Air Shuttle. The airline has been seeking to launch a low-cost transatlantic route via the Republic

The chief executive of Norwegian Air Shuttle, which is seeking to launch a low-cost, long-haul airline via Ireland, has rejected arguments by US airli(...)

General view of the Bardarbunga volcano in the north-west region of the Vatnajokull glacier. Photograph: Sigtryggur Johannsson/Reuters

An Icelandic Met Office official has said it is lowering the risk level for the Bardarbunga volcano in central Iceland to orange from red, the highest(...)

Ethiopian Airlines is considering launching a service from Addis Ababa to Los Angeles that would use Dublin as a stopover.

The Government has taken the first step towards a potentially controversial deal with Ethiopian Airlines that would allow the carrier to stop at Dubli(...)

In Dublin, Ryanair was up 1.03 per cent to €6.80 in a busy day’s trading in aviation stocks across Europe and in the United States. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Investors took the opportunity to reflect yesterday on recent gains, particularly with the US corporate results season looming into view.China’s seco(...)

Ray Conner, president and chief executive officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, with Domhnal Slattery, chief executive officer of Avolon Leasing Group. Photo: Bloomberg

Irish aircraft leasing company Avolon Holdings has filed with US regulators to hold an initial public offering.JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley and Citigroup (...)

David Tepper, president of Appaloosa Management, earned some $3.5 billion in 2013 according to Alpha magazine.  Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

The world’s 25 best-paid hedge fund managers saw their wealth soar by 50 per cent last year to a combined $21.1 billion, as surging equity markets led(...)

File photograph of US Airways signage. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

US Airways said today it was investigating a pornographic tweet sent on its Twitter account in response to a customer complaint about a flight (...)

Dutch police said today they were questioning a 14-year-old girl in connection with an apparent threat she sent to American Airlines via Twitter over the weekend. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Dutch police said today they were questioning a 14-year-old girl in connection with an apparent threat she sent to American Airlines via Twitte(...)

Actor Brendan Gleeson signs autographs at the ‘Calvary’ premiere during 64th Berlinale International Film Festival earlier this month. Photograph: Getty

John Butler’s comedy The Stag and John Michael McDonagh’s state-of-the-nation piece Calvary have topped the charts in the nominations for the upcom(...)

Delta Air Lines had more than doubled its fourth-quarter profit to $558 million. Photo: Bloomberg

Delta’s fourth-quarter profit more than doubled to $558 million (€412 million), helped by increased holiday travel, higher fares and lower fuel cost(...)