UK stocks advanced as investors weighed earnings from companies including GKN Plc and Next Plc. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

US stocks fell yesterday as President Barack Obama announced new sanctions against Russia and warned its actions in Ukraine are “setting back decad(...)

The cockpit of the new Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental jumbo jet is assembled at the company’s manufacturing facility in Everett, Washington. Photo: Bloomberg

Boeing raised its full-year profit forecast as the world’s biggest planemaker reaps gains from faster production that is driving jetliner deliveries t(...)

The longest line at the Farnborough International Airshow last week was for a model aircraft. In the absence of the F-35 Lightning, the colossally exp(...)

Members of the public walk past signage on the Princes Bridge for the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne today. Photograph: Graham Denholm/Getty Images

Dutch doctor Joep Lange and a World Health Organization official heading to an Aids meeting in Melbourne were among 298 people killed on the Malaysia(...)

A general view shows the site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash in the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region. Photograph: Maxim Zmeyev/Reuters 1:31

Kiev has accused pro-Russian rebels of shooting down a Malaysia Airlines jet above eastern Ukraine, killing all 295 people on board, in a tragedy that(...)

Shannon Group will combine the airport authority with the property ownership and management activities of Shannon Commercial Enterprises Ltd, and Shannon Heritage and the International Aviation Services Centre.

Legislation creating a new State company to take charge of Shannon Airport and the region’s commercial zone, and improve the regime for the Republic’s(...)

Google has named former Ford Motor chief executive Alan Mulally to its board, gaining auto expertise in its quest to develop self-driving cars.

Google has named former Ford Motor chief executive Alan Mulally to its board, gaining auto expertise in its quest to develop self-driving cars. Mulal(...)

An Airbus 400M comes into land with an Airbus 350 in the foreground, at Farnborough Airshow in southeast England yesterday.  Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Irish-based SMBC Aviation Capital will tap capital markets to fund the delivery of the 115 aircraft that it has ordered from European manufacturer (...)

Irish aircraft lessor, Avolon, is planning to buy six Dreamliners from US giant Boeing in a deal worth more than €1 billion.Avalon, run by industry v(...)

A computer rendering of the A350 in Qatar Airways livery. The A350 is the manufacturer’s challenger to Boeing’s 787 long-range, mid-sized aircraft. Photograph: AP Photo

The chief executive of Airbus, Fabrice Brégier, is hoping that 2014 will be remembered for Airbus delivering the A350 passenger jet – the company’s fi(...)