Analysts believe Bombardier Belfast would be a good fit for Airbus, as it  manufactures the composite wing for the Airbus A220 aircraft, previously known as the C series. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

The UK’s Department for Business has said it is in “regular conversation with a wide range of companies” in relation to the sale of Bombardier’s North(...)

 A Shorts factory in the harbour area of Belfast. Its   owner Bombardier has announced it is to sell its Belfast operation. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/PressEye

Bombardier’s Belfast operation, Short Brothers plc, currently holds the valuable intellectual property (IP) rights to the pioneering technology it dev(...)

Industry analysts are not ruling out the possibility of global aviation giants Airbus or Boeing making a bid for Bombardier Belfast. Photograph: Getty

A Chinese aviation group which owns a major Northern Ireland manufacturing company has emerged as a potential front runner to buy Bombardier Belfast. (...)

Flags fly above the Bombardier Aerospace plant in Belfast. The Canadian group has announced plans to sell the Northern Ireland business. Photograph:  Niall Carson /PA Wire

Bombardier, the global aerospace group which employs 4,000 people in the North, is to sell off its entire operations in Northern Ireland. The Canadi(...)

Trade union bosses claim workers at Bombardier’s five sites in the North are worried about the group’s “continued outsourcing and offshoring of jobs and functions”

Trade union bosses in Northern Ireland claim workers at Bombardier’s five sites in the North are worried about the group’s “continued outsourcing and (...)

The Bombardier Aerospace plant in Belfast. The company has warned that stockpiling parts to mitigate the impact of a no-deal Brexit could cost the Belfast unit  £30m. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Contracts awarded by Bombardier’s Belfast operations to suppliers in Ireland and the UK topped £200 million (€224m) last year, according to the Canadi(...)

Bombardier’s Belfast plant received a welcome boost with news that American Airlines has placed an order for a number of CRJ900 jets, large parts of which are designed and manufactured in Ireland. Photograph: Niall Carson /PA Wire

Bombardier has won a firm order from American Airlines, valued at $719 million (€600 million), which is set to deliver a welcome boost for production (...)

A man works on a C-Series wing in the Bombardier factory in Belfast. The company announced results showing it is generating cash at the healthiest rate in seven years. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Bombardier is generating cash at the healthiest clip in seven years. Free cash flow jumped 76 per cent to $872 million during the fourth quarter, the (...)

Proposed US tariffs pose an existential threat to Bombardier’s Belfast operation, the union Unite says. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

MONDAY Indicators: euro-zone inflation (Nov); UK industrial trends orders (Dec); United States housing market index (Dec). TUESDAY Results: FedEx,(...)

Making a  C Series wing   in a  Bombardier factory in Belfast. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Bombardier has signed a letter of intent with a European customer for up to 61 of its C Series regional jets, the aircraft that has been at the centre(...)

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