British carrier Flybe posted its first pre-tax profit in four years. Photo: Bloomberg

British carrier Flybe posted its first pre-tax profit in four years, beating market estimates, as cost-cutting measures it undertook paid off.The com(...)

Aer Lingus regional operator Stobart Air has also taken on a second franchise service for UK carrier Flybe. Photograph: Alan Betson, Irish Times

Aer Lingus regional operator Stobart Air is recruiting former Ryanair and BMI Baby directors to its management and board in a shake-u(...)

Flybe will add routes between London City Airport and destinations in the UK and Ireland in a push to attract business travellers. Photo: Bloomberg

Flybe will add routes between London City Airport and destinations in the UK and Ireland in a push to attract business travellers. The (...)

Since 2012, Stobart Air has operated regional services for Aer Lingus under an arrangement due to last until 2022

Dublin-based Stobart Air, which operates Aer Lingus’s regional services, says it may have to expand its fleet after signing a (...)

Aer Arran recently rebranded to Stobart Air but will continue to fly in the Aer Lingus livery under its franchise deal to operate the larger airline’s regional services

The former Aer Arran has agreed a new partnership with Europe’s largest regional airline Flybe which will see it operate six new routes from Lo(...)

The Eden Project near St Austell, Cornwall. Photograph: ConstructionSkills/PA.

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Struggling regional airline Flybe has warned that it plans to axe another 500 jobs in the latest round of cost- cutting. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Flybe Group said majority shareholder Rosedale Aviation Holdings has sold its entire 48.1 per cent stake in the airline.Flybe’s free float is now expe(...)

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Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary. Ryanair’s 29.8 per cent stake in Aer Lingus and its three unsuccessful attempts to take over its rival helped prompt the European Commission to propose expanding mergers law. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The seven-year ownership battle between Aer Lingus and Ryanair has prompted a proposed shake-up of mergers law that could allow State and EU authoriti(...)

Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary has argued that the regulator will still have to wait for Ryanair’s appeal against the EU decision to block its third bid for Aer Lingus to go through. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

It could take regulators just months to force Ryanair to sell most of its stake in Aer Lingus, a number of experts argued yesterday following a ruling(...)