Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary: “I think he [Christoph Mueller] is recognised by some people in the media as being one of the best Aer Lingus CEOs ever, mind you that’s not setting the benchmark very high.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

If your name is Christoph Mueller, it is probably best to put the paper down now and go make yourself a cup of tea. Ryanair boss Michael O’Lear(...)

Denis O’Brien sold €4.7 million worth of shares in Aer Lingus. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Businessman Denis O’Brien sold €4.7 million worth of shares in Aer Lingus, cutting his stake in the airline to less than 3 per cent.The news comes as (...)

Aer Lingus told the markets it now expected to “at least” equal its 2013 performance and deliver a surplus of €61 million. Photograph: Getty

It is seven weeks to the day since Aer Lingus warned its profits would be between 10 per cent and 20 per cent lower than last year as a result of indu(...)

Aer Lingus’s  second-quarter profit was the best in five years and was a 33 per cent improvement on the same period in 2013. Photograph: Peter Muhly/AFP

Aer Lingus is attempting to tackle the ongoing industrial relations problems, which recently grounded the airline for a day and cost it €10 million(...)

Photograph: Aidan Crawley

A senior Aer Lingus executive has begun court action to prevent his removal from his position, following an alleged dispute with other senior execu(...)

At close to six years, Mueller will be one of the longer serving Aer Lingus chief executives of the past two decades.

While it surprised quite a few people, Christoph Mueller’s decision to step down as chief executive of Aer Lingus next May is not seen as a result of (...)

Christoph Mueller: Aer Lingus CEO is to step down next May. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The race to succeed Christoph Mueller in the €1.5 million-a-year top job at Aer Lingus is likely to attract candidates from both at home and abroad, (...)

Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller is to leave the company in May 2015

Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller is to step down as chief executive in May 2015, the airline said on Friday.Mr Mueller was appointed chief(...)

The total revised once-off payment by the company is €190.7 million in addition to implementation costs.

Aer Lingus has “reluctantly” accepted a proposal by the Government-appointed expert panel to increase payments to serving personnel.The airline said i(...)

Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller:  seen to be feathering his own nest while workers have been let to sweat for more than three years in talks to resolve their pension issues. Photograph: Dave Meehan

It has been a difficult couple of months for Aer Lingus and its German chief executive Christoph Mueller (above). At the start of May, a row erupted o(...)