Graham Keddie

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Every morning since February 23rd, 2015, the people of Athenry have woken up to find the promised Apple data centre is still not there.  Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

It is two years, six months and 24 days since Apple announced its intention to invest €850 million in a data centre in Athenry, where the news was gre(...)

 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(...)

More than one million passengers travelled from the North to fly from Dublin Airport last year. Photograph: iStock

Belfast International Airport is launching a “Bexit” style campaign aimed at potential passengers from the Republic, particularly those living in Bord(...)

Belfast International Airport MD Graham Keddie said the airline plans a 39 per cent increase in capacity for summer 2018. Photograph:  Aaron McCracken/Harrisons

Low-cost carrier Jet2 is to launch eight additional routes from Northern Ireland and base an additional aircraft at Belfast International Airport whic(...)

United Airlines has operated its direct Belfast-Newark service since 2005.

Northern Ireland’s only direct, scheduled daily air service to the US will end on Monday as United Airlines grounds the flight because of its “poor fi(...)

Business leaders in Belfast say United’s decision is a blow for the North and could not have come at a worse time.

Northern Ireland is set to lose its only direct, scheduled transatlantic air service following a decision by United Airlines to ground their Belfast t(...)

The Republic abolished air passenger duty in 2014. Image: iStock

The North’s new Minister for Finance wants the Northern Ireland Executive to have “full control of air passenger duty”, the £13 (€16.75) tax that is (...)

Ryanair announced last month that it plans to open a new base at Belfast from March. Photograph: Alan Betson

Six Northern Ireland firms are planning to create a further 115 full- and part- time jobs as a result of increased business opportunities at Belfast I(...)

Belfast International Airport.  Airport security company ICTS is  to announce plans for  40 additional jobs

The London-headquartered airport security company ICTS is today set to announce plans to create 40 additional jobs in the North. The jobs boost at Bel(...)

Belfast International Airport’s managing director said United’s decision was a positive development for the local economy. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

United Airlines confirmed plans Monday to reintroduce a year-round service between Belfast and its New York hub, Newark Liberty International Airport.(...)

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