Stephen Kavanagh: he stressed that becoming part of the group that owns British Airways (BA), Iberia and Vueling would accelerate the growth Aer Lingus is experiencing on its long-haul services. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Aer Lingus will grow more slowly and face higher risks if it opts to remain independent instead of accepting the €1.36 billion takeover offer from In(...)

Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Stobart Air, has launched a new route between Dublin and Donegal. Photo: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Stobart Air, has launched a new route between Dublin and Donegal.The airline today flew its first flight to Dublin Ai(...)

Aer Lingus regional operator Stobart Air has also taken on a second franchise service for UK carrier Flybe. Photograph: Alan Betson, Irish Times

Aer Lingus regional operator Stobart Air is recruiting former Ryanair and BMI Baby directors to its management and board in a shake-u(...)

Since 2012, Stobart Air has operated regional services for Aer Lingus under an arrangement due to last until 2022

Dublin-based Stobart Air, which operates Aer Lingus’s regional services, says it may have to expand its fleet after signing a (...)

Aer Arran recently rebranded to Stobart Air but will continue to fly in the Aer Lingus livery under its franchise deal to operate the larger airline’s regional services

The former Aer Arran has agreed a new partnership with Europe’s largest regional airline Flybe which will see it operate six new routes from Lo(...)

 Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Leo Varadkar gets a tour of the first of eight new Aer Arann aircrafts from Seán Brogan, Interim CEO, Aer Arann  at Dublin Airport. Photograph: Maxwell’s

Regional airline Aer Arann is targeting British transatlantic fliers as it bids to boost traffic on its route(...)

Aer Arann, which operates the Aer Lingus Regional flights, is planning to create 50 new jobs and invest €144 million in eight new aircraft.

Aer Arann is planning to create 50 new jobs and invest €144 million in eight new aircraft. The regional airline said today that it is pla(...)