The then transport minister Leo Varadkar with Shannon Group chairman Rose Hynes and CEO Neil Pakey.

Shannon Group chief executive, Neil Pakey, will leave the State-owned company in June once his contract ends. Shannon’s board recently decided that i(...)

Dublin Airport Authority has hired Glenbeigh Construction to carry out work on the ground floor of its Terminal One building, part of an overall refurbishment that will cost €10 million. Photograph: Alan Betson

Terminals in two of the State’s airports are to get facelifts over the coming weeks. Dublin Airport Authority has hired Glenbeigh Construction to c(...)

An Aer Lingus plane passes a British Airways aircraft on the runway at London Heathrow – Aer Lingus owns 23 landing and take-off slots at the airport, worth between €770m and €925m.Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Buying a landing and take-off slot at London Heathrow Airport will cost you between €33.5 million and €40.25 million according to a recent estimate fr(...)

Almost 1.64 million people travelled through Shannon Airport last year, 17 per cent more than in 2013, when 1.4 million passengers used the hub, figures just released show.

Shannon Group chief executive Neil Pakey says “everything must be done” to ensure that the Aer Lingus service from the mid western airport to London H(...)

A Red C poll found that Kerry, Clare and Galway are the most popular counties with US travellers who travelled through Shannon this summer

Passenger numbers at Shannon airport rose during August and September, while a recent poll shows that three counties in its hinterland are benefiting (...)

The new State company is working on a strategy to revive its portfolio, beginning with upgrading buildings in the Shannon Free Zone. Photograph Arthur Ellis/Press22.

More than 200 commercial properties owned by the Republic’s newest State company are empty, the Dáil Committee on Public Accounts heard yesterday. (...)

Shannon Group Chairman Rose Hynes and Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Shannon Airport’s recent turnaround has earned it the overall Airport Achievement Award from the European Regions Airline Association (ERA).The accola(...)

Ryanair: last month the airline announced five other new routes from Shannon – Berlin, Fuerteventura, Krakow, Paris and Warsaw. Photograph: Ian Waldie/Getty Images

Passenger figures at Shannon are up 15 per cent for the first six months of the year, according to the latest figures for the airport. Traffic for th(...)

 Ryanair will retain its new Paris, Berlin, Fuerteventura, Warsaw and Krakow routes this winter from Shannon, all of which commenced in April. Photograph: Arthur Ellis/Press22

Ryanair is to add five routes to its winter schedule at Shannon which the low air fare carrier says is in direct response to the Government’s decis(...)

Aer Lingus has begun flying from Shannon to New York on a year-round basis, boosting transatlantic services.

Shannon Airport’s fortunes appear to be taking off – if you can pardon the cliche – just 15 months after it won independence. This week,(...)