Ryanair came in 67th place, or sixth last, in a survey of international airlines. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Ryanair has been ranked as the sixth worst airline in a survey of 72 international airlines, based on a number of factors including its punctuality an(...)

People attend a vigil for the victims of the US-Bangla plane crash  in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photograph: Allison Joyce/Getty Images

A Bangladeshi airline said on Tuesday its two pilots aboard the plane that crashed in Nepal killing 49 people had both received special training to la(...)

Aer Lingus is the second cleanest and quietest airline in a league table of 50 carriers using Heathrow Airport. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Aer Lingus is the second cleanest and quietest airline in a league table of 50 carriers using Heathrow Airport, while Israel’s El Al is the dirtiest a(...)

A security official stands guard beside coffins containing the remains of the crash victims  at a hospital in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Photograph: Sultan Dogar/EPA

The remains of the 47 passengers and crew who were killed when a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight crashed are being sent to Islamabad for (...)

Soldiers patrol outside Jinnah International Airport in Karachi today after Taliban militants disguised as security forces stormed Pakistan’s busiest airport last night.  Photograph: Athar Hussain/Reuters

Militants stormed Pakistan’s biggest airport last night and at least 27 people were killed in a night-long battle at one of the country’s most high-pr(...)

The 54-year-old pilot was arrested on suspicion of ‘carrying out an activity ancillary to an aviation function while impaired by drink’. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

An airline pilot is in police custody after being arrested on suspicion of being drunk while in charge of a plane. The 54-year-old man, who is (...)

Two men were arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of endangerment of an aircraft today after RAF Typhoon jets was scrambled to escort a pa(...)