Michael O’Leary, pretending to be an undertaker, protests the official opening of Dublin Airport’s Terminal 2  on November 19th, 2010. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Shane Ross has signalled a new review of airport capacity that would examine the potential of establishing a third, privately operated terminal at Dub(...)

Norwegian Air looks likely to make Stewart airport in New York its destination for Irish flights. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Stewart airport in New York state has emerged as a likely destination for Norwegian Air International’s planned transatlantic flights from Cork and Sh(...)

Passengers get down at immigration control in JFK International airport in New York. Photograph: AFP

Reports of shots fired at New York’s John F Kennedy International Airport caused evacuations, grounded flights and frightening moments for fliers befo(...)

A mother of one of the victims of a suicide bombing at Istanbul’s airport. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Three suspected Islamic State suicide bombers opened fire and blew themselves up in Istanbul’s main airport on Tuesday , killing 41 people and woundin(...)

 Pedestrians walk on Amsterdam Avenue on Sunday in New York city. Most of New York’s streets were cleaned up overnight after a huge snow storm hit the mid-Atlantic states. Photograph: Getty

New York city has slowly emerged from a massive blizzard that paralysed much of the US east coast, while snowy gridlock gripped the nation’s capital (...)

Passengers walk from a Delta jet which skidded off the runway at LaGuardia airport. Photograph: Larry Donnell/Reuters

A Delta Air Lines jetliner landing during a snowstorm at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Thursday slid off the runway and struck a fence before coming(...)

One of two window-cleaners  is pulled to safety by New York Fire Department rescuers 69 storeys above ground on the new One World Trade Center building. Photograph: Fred R Conrad/New York Times

Two window cleaners who were stranded 69 storeys above street level when their cradle partially collapsed have been rescued.The fire brigade cut panes(...)

New Jersey Republican governor Chris Christie gives a news conference in Trenton yesterday. Photograph: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images

New Jersey governor Chris Christie has fired a senior aide in his office after emails and text messages showed that she sought to inflict traffic chao(...)

 Claims that New Jersey governor Chris Christie’s administration closed traffic lanes at the George Washington Bridge (above) as payback against a political opponent were boosted yesterday after the publication of a series of incriminating emails. Photograph: Eric Thayer/Reuters

New Jersey’s Republican governor Chris Christie has been drawn more deeply into a growing controversy over the closure of lanes on a bridge linking Ne(...)