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(...)

Heathrow currently operates at 98 per cent capacity.  Photograph: Getty Images

Aer Lingus carried 2.75 million passengers between Irish airports and Heathrow last year and it is estimated that slightly more than 900,000 of them w(...)

President Michael D Higgins with Ethiopian president Dr Mulatu Teshome, at the National Palace in Addis Ababa yesterday. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

An agreement signed on behalf of the Irish and Ethiopian governments yesterday has cleared the way for the first scheduled flights to take place betw(...)

Ethiopian Airlines obviously thinks that the Irish stop-off has commercial potential. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Dublin Airport just stopped short of selling the news that Ethiopian Airlines will use it as a stopping off point on its Addis Ababa-Los Angeles servi(...)

The airline plans to use Boeing 787 Dreamliners on its new route from Addis Ababa to Los Angeles via Dublin. Photograph: Jenny Vaughan/AFP/Getty Images

Ethiopian Airlines plans to operate Dublin to Los Angeles and Addis Ababa services from next summer after agreeing a deal with the Government allowin(...)

Ethiopian Airlines is considering launching a service from Addis Ababa to Los Angeles that would use Dublin as a stopover.

The Government has taken the first step towards a potentially controversial deal with Ethiopian Airlines that would allow the carrier to stop at Dubli(...)

Passengers are evacuated from a hijacked Ethiopian Airlines plane at the airport in Geneva, Switzerland today. Photograph: Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA. 1:24

An Ethiopian Airlines co-pilot locked his fellow pilot out of the cockpit, hijacked a Rome-bound plane and landed in Ge(...)

Police evacuate  passengers from a hijacked Ethiopian Airlines plane in Geneva, Switzerland. Photograph: AP Photo

Police in Geneva have charged an Ethiopian pilot with hijacking his own aircraft in an attempt to seek asylum(...)

The Air Ethiopian Boeing 787 Dreamliner ‘Queen of Sheba’ at Heathrow Airport in London. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

British regulators investigating the fire on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner identified the aircraft’s emergency locator beacon as a likely source of the bla(...)

File photo of the Air Ethiopian Boeing 787 Dreamliner ‘Queen of Sheba’ airplane near Terminal 3 at Heathrow Airport, London. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

The emergency locator beacons in Boeing Dreamliners should be switched off after being identified as the most likely origin of a recent fire on a park(...)