Airbus Group ended the suspense over the future of its chief executive on Wednesday, saying its board had asked German-born Tom Enders to serve for a(...)

Ryanair’s chief marketing officer Kenny Jacobs and chief commercial officer David O’Brien announce the airline’s end-of-year results.Photograph: Cyril Byrne/THE IRISH TIMES

Ryanair will focus on key European markets such as Germany to drive growth this year, its executives said after releasing results showing it made €8(...)

Christoph Mueller confirmed that the carrier has been trying to sell two of its A380s and will likely have fewer planes overall

Loss-making Malaysia Airlines is set to undergo a complete overhaul as it is restructured into a new company, with a rebranding that will be unveiled (...)

Conor Pope takes off from Dublin to land in . . . Dublin as he tries to understand what makes people scared of flying

‘Now might be a good time to clench your buttocks or your fists,” Captain Steve Allright announces over the plane’s PA as the most frightened flight t(...)

Colm Barrington, Fly Leasing’s  chief executive, described the results as strong. He noted that the airline industry is growing.

Profits at Fly Leasing, the listed aircraft finance group led by Aer Lingus chairman Colm Barrington, topped $17 million (€15.12 million) in the first(...)

Prof Don Bredin: “Aviation finance is very, very different. First up, it is an extremely capital intensive industry. Aircraft are very expensive assets.”

Ireland has been associated with pioneering developments in aviation almost since the very beginning of manned flight. This is reflected in some very (...)

At the launch of Transaero Engineering Ireland in April, 2014, were Mr Alexander Krinichanskiy, managing director, Transaero Airlines; Joseph Millar, executive chairman of Transaero Engineering and William McGonagle, chief executive officer. The company has emerged fron examinership.

Aircraft maintenance specialist, Transaero, will exit High Court protection on Wednesday after a three-month examinership succeeded in rescuing the bu(...)

Ryanair shares ended 1.05 per cent ahead yesterday at €11.055, with just over a million shares changing hands in Dublin. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Ryanair shares rose sharply on the Irish stock exchange following news that the airline broke the 90-million passenger barrier in its last financia(...)

Workers at South Carolina Boeing work on a 787 Dreamliner for Air India at the plant’s final assembly building in North Charleston. Boeing beat its European rival Airbus in net new airplane orders and deliveries in the first quarter. Photo: Reuters

US planemaker Boeing beat its European rival Airbus in net new airplane orders and deliveries in the first quarter, according to figures released on T(...)

Bank of Ireland rose nearly 1 per cent to close at 35 cent, buoyed by a sector-wide surge in stocks

Banks led European stocks higher after equities completed the biggest quarterly advance since 2009. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index added 0.3 per cent to (...)