Michael O’Leary: guesting on The Late Late Show.  Photograph: Dave Meehan

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary, the Roy Keane of the aviation industry, will appear on The Late Late Show on Friday to shoot the breeze, or (...)

The EU has been investigating subsidies to several regional airports across Europe that may have benefited Ryanair and rival carriers.

Ryanair has won one of its longest-running legal battles after the European Commission ruled that its deal with Charleroi Airport in Belgium does n(...)

Cologne: the launch of the new winter service means Germanwings is boosting its overall annual capacity on the route between Dublin and the German city by 31 per cent.

Lufthansa subsidiary Germanwings is planning to launch a Dublin-Cologne service this winter in a move that wi(...)

Joerg Handwerg, spokesman for Vereinigung Cockpit, the union for pilots of German air carrier Lufthansa,  in front of a flight schedule board showing mainly cancelled Lufthansa flights at Fraport airport in Frankfurt this morning. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

German airline Lufthansa says it has cancelled almost 900 domestic and international flights on the first day of a three-day strike by the pilo(...)

German airline Lufthansa is looking for a new chief executive following the departure of Christoph Franz. Photograph: Lisi Niesner/REUTERS

Deutsche Lufthansa has announced the surprise departure of chief executive officer Christoph Franz, who will become chairman at Swiss drugmaker Roche(...)

Michael O’Leary has said he will stay on as Ryanair CEO for another five years. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Michael O’Leary, who built Ryanair into Europe’s biggest discount airline over two decades, pledged to stay another five years and render its domin(...)