Lufthansa airliners park at Tegel airport in Berlin, Germany. Photograph: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters

German airline Lufthansa has submitted an offer for parts of Alitalia and a plan to reshape Italy’s ailing national carrier just days after agreeing t(...)

The sale of Alitalia, Italy’s flag carrier, has been delayed until next April, adding to uncertainty in the European airline industry

The sale of Alitalia, Italy’s flag carrier, has been delayed until next April, adding to uncertainty in the European airline industry following a stri(...)

A Lufthansa airliner parks next to the Air Berlin aircraft at Tegel airport in Berlin, Germany. Photograph: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters

Lufthansa reinforced its position as Germany’s largest airline on Thursday by signing a €210 million deal to buy large parts of insolvent Air Berlin. (...)

EasyJet will be keen to fill the vacuum left by Monarch at locations including Luton and London’s Gatwick airport. Photograph: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images

EasyJet Plc is counting on the failure of three rival carriers to help accelerate its expansion into major European markets, bringing a silver lining (...)

Ryanair’s photo opportunity with its new recruits followed a period of intense scrutiny of the airline’s treatment of its pilots.

“Nothing to see here – move along folks,” was the message from the Ryanair public relations machine this week as it pinned an image of 20 smiling new (...)

Ryanair intends to ground 25 more aircraft than originally planned between November and March

Ryanair will not go ahead with a planned bid for troubled Italian flag carrier Alitalia as it continues to grapple with problems that have forced it t(...)

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Losses in consumer stocks cut gains for Wall Street’s main indices. Photograph: Reuters

US president Donald Trump’s tax plans boosted stocks on Wednesday, while strong showings from several index heavyweights helped the Irish market outpe(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary. The company said it expected its guidance for profit after tax would stay unchanged at between €1.4 billion and €1.45 billion. Photograph:  Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Ryanair has moved to quell unrest at the airline by raising the base pay of many of its pilots from the beginning of October and withdrawing threats t(...)

Ryanair signage at Dublin Airport. The airline was ranked fourth in the survey of customer satisfaction.

About three out of four airline passengers do not bother complaining when they are unhappy as they do not believe they will be heard, a survey publish(...)

Boxever co-founders (left to right) Dermot O’Connor, Dave O’Flanagan and Alan Giles

Irish travel tech firm Boxever is looking to raise a further €6 million in private equity to bring total funding to date to more than €20 million. Po(...)