Mairead Lavery, vice-president of finance at Bombardier in Montreal

Although Mairead Lavery has spent much of her career reaching for the skies, she may not have anticipated that her dreams would come true in quite th(...)

Saad Hammad,  chief executive officer of Flybe. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Regional airline Flybe will consider launching new services from the Republic to follow the launch of its Dublin-London City route, where it will be (...)

One of Northern Ireland’s main aerospace companies, Bombardier, is to cut almost 400 jobs. Cuts will affect permanent staff and temporary workers and (...)

Pio Fitzgerald: “When I was standing on the flight deck [of a Boeing 747 from Shannon to New York] at the age of five I knew I wanted to be involved in airplanes. It captured my imagination.”

It’s not many of us that can claim to have decided on our career choice – and later fulfilled it – at the age of just five, but for Kerryman Pio Fi(...)

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(...)

Mark Hutchinson left school at the age of 18 and began to work in the family business started by his father Creighton in 1971. Now 36, Hutchinson (...)

The North’s Minister of the Environment Mark Durkan, said his decision to grant permission for the plant was good news for Bombardier’s 6,000-strong local workforce. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Bombardier Aerospace has received the green light to develop a new £85 million Energy from Waste plant in east Belfast.The construction phase of the g(...)

Laurent Beaudoin, chairman of aircraft manufacturer Bombardier Inc, is one of 79 recipients on the Northern Ireland list

The head of one of Northern Ireland’s largest companies has been honoured in the British new year honours list.The list, published last night, is head(...)

Bernard McGinn, an IRA sniper convicted of killing the last British soldier to die before the Good Friday peace agreement, has been found dead in Co Monaghan. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire.

Gardaí are investigating the death of a man who confessed to his part in the murder of the last British soldier to die before the Good Friday peace ag(...)

Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron at Stormont Castle yesterday

Northern Ireland is a safe and profitable place in which to invest, British prime minister David Cameron has told an international conference in Belfa(...)