Bombardier has run into several problems with its new C-Series aircraft programme. Photograph: Reuters

Bombardier on Thursday warned it is “vital” that it reduces its costs in the North to “protect jobs in the long term” after an overwhelming number of (...)

Bombardier’s C Series 100 aircraft: airline has warned its 5,500-strong Belfast workforce that the proposals are necessary to ensure the facility remains “competitive” within the Bombardier family and in the aerospace sector. Photographer: Patrick Doyle/Bloomberg

Union leaders in the North are to consult with members at Bombardier’s Belfast plant before releasing the results of a ballot to decide if the workfor(...)

A visitor watches an Airbus A350 XWB on the opening day of the 14th Dubai Air Show on Sunday. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

Airbus gave its strongest signal yet on Monday that it plans to build a new A350 jet to compete with Boeing’s 777X, setting the scene for the next rou(...)

Bombardier’s C Series 100 aircraft which the company hopes will take a sizeable share of the global passenger airliner market. Photographer: Patrick Doyle/Bloomberg

The Quebec government is to invest one billion US dollars in development of a next generation jet part-produced in Northern Ireland. Bombardier employ(...)

Derry’s guildhall: the North’s unemployment rate of 6.5 per cent remains above the UK average rate of 5.6 per cent. Photograph: Gavan Donnelly

Union leaders have raised fears of potential job losses at Derry based Maydown Precision Engineering less than a month after it was acquired by Sch(...)

Terminal 2 at Dublin Airport. Photograph: Google Maps

A flight from Knock to the UK was forced to make an emergency landing in Dublin on Friday after a report of smoke on board. Flybe flight BE-664 had ju(...)

 China’s state-owned railroad equipment makers CSR Corp and China CNR Corp have merged to become CRRC. It is the world’s second-biggest industrial company, trailing only General Electric. Photograph: Wang Zhaowang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images

CRRC may not be a name to conjure with right now, but since this month’s merger of two of China’s state-owned railroad equipment makers, CSR Corp and (...)

 China’s state-owned railroad equipment makers CSR Corp and China CNR Corp have merged to become CRRC. It is the world’s second-biggest industrial company, trailing only General Electric. Photograph: Wang Zhaowang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images

CRRC may not be a name to conjure with right now, but since this month’s merger of two of China’s state-owned railroad equipment makers, CSR Corp and (...)

Bombardier is reducing its global workforce by 1,750 Photograph: Bloomberg

Bombardier Belfast said on Thursday it hopes to be able to save at least 60 jobs out of 280 under threat in the North after its parent group confir(...)

Dublin Airport had a viewing of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner on Friday in advance of the new routing beginning on June 20th. Ireland(...)