The House of Commons has heard that the number of flights linking smaller British airports to international flights from Heathrow has ‘steadily declined over the last decade’ because of a shortage of landing slots at the London airport. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

The number of flights linking smaller British airports to international flights from Heathrow has “steadily declined over the last decade” because of (...)

The airlines had objected on the grounds that the reduction was not enough

Aer Lingus, Dublin Airport and Ryanair are no longer planning to challenge passenger charges set by the aviation regulator for the next five years.In (...)

Katie Taylor  with brothers Gearóid (9) and Oisín (8) Murphy from Greystones at Dublin Airport. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin 2:44

At this stage Katie Taylor could only surprise us if she lost a fight but if the story is familiar, it still draws the crowds. The five-time world cha(...)

An Airbus A320, one of the models to be ordered by Apollo. Photograph: Pascal Rossignol/Reuters

Irish-based aircraft and equipment leasing specialist, Apollo Aviation Group, plans to spend $220 million (€165 million) buying aircraft, engines and (...)