United Airlines jets at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago

US carrier United Airlines will axe its service from Shannon Airport to Chicago next year. United has been operating the seasonal service five times (...)

Jon Bayle and Tony Kelly of Deposify: the company expects to confirm its third US banking partner before the year’s end

Dublin-based fintech start-up Deposify is looking to raise $3 million (€2.5 million) from new and existing investors as it seeks to accelerate growth (...)

Aer Lingus has introduced a cheap transatlantic fare aimed at passengers willing to travel without the normal frills associated with a long-haul fligh(...)

There are lots of ways to avoid the dreaded middle seat on planes, from checking in early to making the seating system work for you. Photograph: Getty Images

The only thing worse than enduring economy class on a long-haul flight is being consigned to the middle seat. In fact, even on short haul it’s far fro(...)

Air France-KLM is paying £220 million for a 31 per cent stake in Virgin Atlantic Airways. Photograph: Reuters

How to make sense of the elaborate deal struck by four global airlines on Thursday? To recap: Air France-KLM is paying £220 million (€246 million) fo(...)

 Cork Airport managing director Niall MacCarthy and Norwegian Air International  chief executive Tore Jansen ahead of the first  scheduled transatlantic flight from the airport. Photograph: Brian Lougheed

Cork Airport’s first transatlantic flight took off at the weekend when Norwegian Air International left for Providence, Rhode Island, in the northeast(...)

IAG, which also owns British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia and Vueling, said total passenger numbers grew by 2.6 per cent in May to 9.1 million. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty

Monday Indicators: US consumer inflation expectations (May) Meetings: Intraprenuers Squad event on workplace innovation (Bank of Ireland Workbench, (...)

Plynk co-founders Clive Foley and Charles Dowd. “Most of the hires will be in Dublin and we’re looking for at least 20 programmers,” says Mr Foley

Dublin-based financial payments start-up Plynk has raised €25 million in a Series A fundraising round as it looks to roll out its money-messaging app(...)

Willie Walsh: IAG shareholders love him but other constituents are starting to doubt. Photograph: Bloomberg

Peter Lawson has flown the equivalent of 1½ times to the moon and back with British Airways. But after clocking up 750,000 miles, mostly in the airlin(...)

Galway-based medical device company Neuravi: its EmboTrap device captures and removes clots from blood vessels and restores blood flow. Photograph: Andrew Downes.

Galway medtech company Neuravi has been taken over by US life sciences giant Johnson & Johnson Codman Neuro business in a landmark deal that give(...)