Regional flight bookings may come with lower cabin baggage allowances than those offered on domestic flights

The issue of excess baggage and checked-in versus cabin baggage is always guaranteed to annoy people, but we came across a story recently that is b(...)

In January, Aer Lingus Regional, operated under contract by Stobart Air, pulled a series of services from Shannon to Birmingham, Bristol and Edinburgh, resulting in the loss of 20 flights a week.

Growth in passenger numbers at Shannon Airport has been tailing off since early this year, according to new figures which show that business actually (...)

Joe McHugh: said Executive Helicopters Ltd had been selected as the “preferred tenderer” for the Aran Island air service contract for the next four years

Aer Arann Islands airline owner Pádraig Ó Céidigh has said he is “devastated” and “disappointed” at a Government decision to award the State’s air ser(...)

Terminal 2 at Dublin Airport: passenger numbers for Aer Lingus Regional’s Kerry to Dublin route increased  24 per cent in July. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Aer Lingus Regional, the short-hop service operated by Stobart Air, has reported an increase in its load factor – the proportion of available seats so(...)

Aer Lingus Regional showed a strong start to 2015, the company said.

Aer Lingus Regional continued to record growth in April with load factor up 8 per cent in April compared to a year earlier. Load factor, which (...)

Cityjet said on Monday that it is cutting the two services from June 30th after Cardiff Airport’s authorities decided to support another airline to fly the routes in direct competition with the Dublin-based carrier.

Cityjet is axing its services from Cardiff to both Edinburgh and Paris after the Welsh airport backed a rival to the Irish airline on the two routes.C(...)

Perhaps it’s time for the Government to shift its policy focus to these facilities and away from handing cash to regional airports for which there is likely to be less need in the future

The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport’s annual report, published this week, shows that the Government remains committed to funding regional a(...)

Aer Lingus: the airline  cut the number of seats available on all its services by 6.6 per cent in April, which a spokesman said was one of the traditionally slower months for travel and was designed to preserve profitability. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

Aer Lingus will boost capacity on its services from this month after suffering a 41,000 fall in passenger numbers in April. The airline has released (...)

Cityjet  announced on Friday that it is appointing Cathal O’Connell as commercial director and Patrick Lukan as vice president sales and distribution.

BMI Regional chief executive, Cathal O’Connell, is joining Cityjet as commercial director.The airline announced on Friday that it is appointing Mr O’(...)

The service will allow passengers from Doncaster to connect to Aer Lingus’s transatlantic flights to New York, Boston, Chicago and Toronto. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Aer Lingus Regional will launch a Dublin-Doncaster service from next May, furhter boosting potential feeder traffic into the main airline’s transatlan(...)