Looking across a bridge towards the rocky ridge of the Cuillin mountains from Sligachan, the Isle of Skye. Photograph: Paul Tomkins/Visit Scotland
On a high in the Isle of Skye

Island envy is a likely side effect of visiting the Isle of Skye, the largest and most northerly of the Inner Hebrides. Our own islands of Aran, To(...)

Bergamo is an interesting town with medieval walls, Roman ruins and busy piazzas, ancient alleys and buildings

We are planning to spend two weeks in Bergamo, northern Italy this summer. Could you recommend any day trips we could do from there into the surrou(...)

Flight aborted due to safety concerns, after insect flew into one of the aircraft’s instruments after it took off from Southampton An aeroplane flown (...)

Kenny Jacob, Ryanair’s chief marketing officer, and a speaker at the Connect conference in Kerry Airport Kenny Jacob, Ryanair’s chief marketing officer, and a speaker at the Connect conference in Kerry Airport

Kerry Airport is set to host the Connect aviation conference this week, which is the largest event of its kind in Europe. It is the first time an Iris(...)

Smart Flies Aer Lingus still: the ad is Aer Lingus’s biggest brand repositioning for many years

It features a voiceover from Chris O’Dowd, stars real cabin crew and is soundtracked by a modern recording of the big band classic Sentimental Journey(...)

Aer Lingus does the business Aer Lingus is halfway through the upgrade of its business class cabins, with four of the eight A330s fitted out with the (...)

Andreas Lubitz runs the Airportrace half marathon in Hamburg in 2009. File photograph: Reuters/Foto-Team-Mueller 1:07

German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from(...)

Flybe is to offer new services to and from Cardiff

Regional airline Flybe has announced new services from Cardiff to Dublin, Cork and Belfast.The airline is opening a new base at Cardiff airport, which(...)

Cityjet chief executive, Christine Ourmières-Widener, is stepping down from her role at the independent airline.

Cityjet chief executive, Christine Ourmières-Widener, is stepping down from her role at the independent airline.Ms Ourmières-Widener took the helm at (...)

London City Airport has received planning approval for a £200 million investment which will see flights operations move from 70,000 to 111,000 per yea(...)