An armed pro-Russian separatist stands on part of the wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane after it crashed near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region in this image from July. Photograph: Reuters

Authorities in the Netherlands are due to publish a preliminary report on the July downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine. The(...)

The unions’ claims are part of a campaign to prevent Norwegian Air International from getting a US permit that would allow it to fly from Europe to the US for as little as $150 one way

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) has countered efforts by US and European pilots’ unions to question its ability to regulate a Norwegian-owned bud(...)

Ash from the eruption of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano in 2010 (pictured) shut down much of Europe’s airspace for six days, affecting more than 10 million people and costing $1.7 billion (¤1.27bn). Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Iceland’s Met Office has raised its risk level to the aviation industry for an eruption at its Bardarbunga volcano to orange, which is the fourth leve(...)

A convoy of hearses arrives at the Korporaal van Oudheusdenkazerne in Hilversum, Netherlands, yesterday. It is the fouth day that Dutch and Australian transport airplanes brought the remains from Charkov to the Netherlands, where the identification process will take place. Photograph: EPA

A senior executive with troubled Malaysia Airlines has called for the creation of a new body to decide which flight paths are safe in the wake of the(...)

 Hearses carry coffins containing unidentified bodies from the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 leave the airport  in Eindhoven, Netherlands.  Photograph:  Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images 2:13

Things run as they should in the Netherlands. So at 3.45pm precisely church bells around the country began to ring, tolling solidly for five minute(...)

Relatives of passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 react at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. A total of 44 of the 298 killed in the crash, including the aircraft’s 15 crew members, were Malaysian. Photograph: AP Photo

Malaysia was struggling to come to terms yesterday with its second disastrous air crash in five months as authorities in the southeast Asian country (...)

Investigators at the scene of the Manx2 air crash, at Cork Airport in 2011. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Both the families of those who were killed and the survivors of the Manx2 crash at Cork Airport have called on the various regulatory bodies to implem(...)

Malaysian Airline System Bhd. (MAS) aircraft stand at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

Real-time tracking of passenger aircraft should be considered by the International Civil Aviation Organisation, a preliminary report on the disappeara(...)

Air chief marshal Angus Houstonlooks on as Commodore Peter Leavy from the Royal Australian Navy answers a question from a reporter during a press conference for the continuing search of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Perth, Australia. Photograph: Paul Kane/Getty Images 1:37

An Australian ship searching for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner has picked up signals consistent with the beacons from aircraft black box(...)

A woman writes a message on a board for family members of passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA) headquarters in Kuala Lumpur today. International search planes and ships are heading to an area where a Chinese ship twice heard what could be signals from MH370’s black box locators, Australian search authorities have confirmed. Photograph: Samsul Said/Reuters

Searchers hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane are racing to a patch of the southern Indian Ocean to determine whether a few brief s(...)