Retirees facing cuts of up to 20 per cent in their incomes Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Barr y O’HalloranAer Lingus shareholders have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the airline’s plan to make a once-off €191 million payment to a new pe(...)

Aer Lingus will seek shareholder approval for plans to address the €750 million hole in the pension scheme jointly operated by it and the Dublin Airpo(...)

 Fly Leasing CEO and director Colm Barrington: “The demand for aircraft remains strong as worldwide air traffic continues to increase”

Fly Leasing, the Irish-based aircraft financier led by Aer Lingus chairman Colm Barrington, plans to spend about €480 million on expanding its busines(...)

 Profits at Fly Leasing, the Irish-based aircraft financier, topped €12 million in the three months ended September 30th. Photo: Bloomberg

Profits at Fly Leasing, the Irish-based aircraft financier led by Aer Lingus chairman, Colm Barrington, topped €12 million in the three months ended S(...)

Annalise Murphy: improving performance in light air conditions is a must if Ireland is to improve on its 2012 result in Weymouth.Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Irish sailing got three tickets to Rio thanks to the efforts of its London 2012 team at the ISAF World Sailing Championships at Santander, Spain last (...)

 The Irish Cruiser Racing Association team, comprising the crews of Antix, Catapult and Quokka 8, winners of the Brewin Dolphin Commodores’ Cup at Cowes. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

After a week of light winds and a mix of inshore and offshore racing, Ireland’s team of three boats lifted the Brewin Dolphin Commodores’ Cup on Sat(...)

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, (...)

Charity event for Haiti: (from left) Aldagh McDonogh, director of Soul of Haiti, entrepreneur Enda O’Coineen, Michael Cullen of Beacon Medical and Eamon Crosbie, yachting enthusiast

Aer Lingus chairman Colm Barrington was among the members of the sailing set who turned up on Wednesday at a charity event in the Royal Irish Yacht Cl(...)

Aer Lingus chairman Colm Barrington welcomed yesterday’s ruling, saying: “Today’s CAT judgment is a key milestone on the path toward removing Ryanair from the Aer Lingus share register.”

Ryanair may have just one last avenue of appeal open to it before the UK competition regulator forces the airline to cut its near 30 per cent s(...)