Siptu said “this revelation would seem to confirm the worst fears of Aer Lingus staff that a takeover by IAG will mean major job losses”. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times 3:36

An internal analysis commissioned by Aer Lingus has maintained nearly €60 million in additional cost savings could be generated at the company. The ai(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny: ‘I did not see the report you refer to. Neither did the Minister for Transport.’ Photograph: Alan Betson

Enda Kenny has admitted that he had not read an internal Aer Lingus document on the sale of the airline that indicated job losses of up to 40 per c(...)

Eastern European-focused budget airline Wizz Air reported a 67 per cent jump in annual profit and said it was confident of further profit growth this year. Photo: Reuters

Eastern European-focused budget airline Wizz Air reported a 67 per cent jump in annual profit and said it was confident of further profit growth this (...)

Extra winter seats at Aer Lingus The winter timetable from Aer Lingus will have an extra 275,000 seats on sale, including 75,000 extra seats on Transa(...)

easyJet continued to forecast growth in revenue and profit for the full year, as forward bookings progressed in line with last year and as the cost of its fuel bill shrinks by up to £120 million due to lower oil prices. (Photograph: PHILIPPE HUGUENPHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

British airline easyJet said it faced tougher business conditions in the third quarter, citing the cost of strike-related disruption and an expected (...)

EasyJet: results on Tuesday

TODAY Results: Actavis; American Apparel. Meetings: VFI annual conference (Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney). Other: Green REIT interim statement; Bank of(...)

Ingredients and convenience food group Kerry climbed 1.67 per cent to close at €67.50

European stocks declined yesterday, breaking a five-day advance, as banks slid. DUBLIN Permanent TSB’s announcement that it is planning to seek a pri(...)

Ryanair was forced to cancel 250 flights, with many more cancellations expected

Tens of thousands of air passengers across Europe have had their travel plans thrown into disarray as hundreds of flights in and out of France were g(...)

EasyJet chief executive  Carolyn McCall: “It’s going to be good for Ireland, it’s going to be good for IAG and it’ll be good for Aer Lingus.” Photographer: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

A takeover by International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) of Aer Lingus would benefit both companies if it were to go ahead, according to the chie(...)

EasyJet plans to increase the number of seats for sale on its Gatwick, London Luton and Stansted routes by more than 125,000.

A major expansion by the low-cost airline EasyJet on all of its Belfast to London routes could potentially create 100 new aviation-related jobs in the(...)