A staff member stands in the Cathay Pacific Airways check-in area at Hong Kong’s International Airport on August 10, 2019.  Hong Kong pro-democracy activists kept up the pressure on authorities with a colourful “family rally” and a sit-in at the city’s airport, as protests enter a third month. Photograph: VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP/Getty Images

China’s aviation authority cracked down on Cathay Pacific after employees joined protests in Hong Kong, in Beijing’s starkest warning yet to businesse(...)

The 13-seater Bombardier Challenger 300 was later used by Indian cricket boss Lalit Modi  to fly around India. Photograph: Rajanish Kakade/AP

A High Court judge has ordered the winding-up an Irish aviation leasing consulting company over alleged non-payment of a multimillion-dollar loan rela(...)

Firefighters inspect the site of a plane crash in Mumbai, India. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

A small airplane crashed in a suburb of India’s financial capital Mumbai on Thursday, killing all four people on board and another person on the groun(...)

Airlines in India will be fined 50,000 rupees ($735) if their planes dump human waste from toilets in the air, an Indian court has ruled.

Airlines in India will be fined 50,000 rupees ($735) if their planes dump human waste from toilets in the air, an Indian court has ruled. The ruling (...)

A picture uploaded on the official Facebook page of the Egyptian military spokesperson on May 21, 2016 and taken from an undisclosed location reportedly shows some debris that the search teams found in the sea after the EgyptAir Airbus A320 crashed in the Mediterranean. Photograph:  AFP  / Egyptian military spokesperson’s facebook page

An EgyptAir jet sent a series of signals indicating that smoke had been detected on board before it crashed into the Mediterranean on Thursday, France(...)

Leo Varadkar: ‘It’s not that hard to get to Ireland.’ photograph: eric luke

A constant refrain in recent years about boosting tourism and trade links between Ireland and China has been the need for the introduction of a direct(...)

On some Chinese aircraft, you can hear a recorded Irish accent directing you to your seat on the aircraft, as companies such as Parc Aviation m(...)