Short-haul passenger numbers were up 5.7 per cent over the same period from 913,000 to 965,000

Aer Lingus said it carried a record 1.13 million passengers last month, up 7.3 per cent on the 1.06 million carried in August 2014. Total passenger nu(...)

Gary McGann, former non-executive director of Anglo Irish Bank, arriving at the Banking Inquiry, September 3rd, 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Although Gary McGann is highly respected within the business sphere for several fine achievements in a 47-year executive career, his five years as a d(...)

Dolores O’Riordan is facing four charges, including assault, after being arrested at Shannon Airport in Ireland on November 10th last year after flying in from New York. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Singer Dolores O’Riordan is receiving medical care as she awaits trial over an alleged air rage incident, a court has heard. The former Cranberries si(...)

Aer Lingus surprised observers to close up 7.7 per cent at €2.67

European shares suffered their worst monthly performance in four years yesterday, as concerns over a Chinese economic slowdown and a possible US inter(...)

Iseq heavyweight CRH had another good day. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

European shares eased back yesterday, having already recouped nearly all their losses from a bruising 8 per cent drop earlier this week, with markets(...)

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(...)

Close to 11.5 million passengers used Dublin airport during the first six months of 2015, up 15 per cent or 1.5 million passengers as against the same period a year earlier

The new national aviation policy was launched this week, but will any of the measures get off the ground? Coming just days after the sale of Aer Lingu(...)

Minister for Transport Pascal Donohoe said all of the State’s airports, including regional ones, had a role to play in Irish aviation and the economy overall.

A second runway at Dublin airport may be necessary if current traffic growth levels continue, Minister for Transport said on Thursday as he unveiled a(...)

The sale of the State’s 25 per cent stake in Aer Lingus to International Airlines Group (IAG) was recommended by the Cabinet in May. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has said the money the Government gets from selling its stake in Aer Lingus will be used to fund infrastructure(...)

Ryanair was strong again on Tuesday, adding 17 cent, or 1.4 per cent to close at €12.88. Photograph: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty Images

A sell-off in mining and energy stocks weighed on markets across the globe on Tuesday, against a background of continuing uncertainty in China. Marke(...)