Peter Defazio

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Cork Airport  director Niall McCarthy said the claims about Norwegian Air International using crews on cheap Asian contracts on the proposed Cork-Boston service were without foundation. Photograph: J Stiegler/Creative Commons

Management at Cork Airport have rejected claims by a US congressman that the granting of a foreign carrier permit to Norwegian Air International to fl(...)

Norwegian Air International  plans to fly from Shannon and Cork airports to cities in the US if its gets a final permit from the US. Photograph: Frank Miller

Shannon Airport has formally backed Norwegian Air International’s bid for a licence to fly to the US from the EU. The airline, an Irish-registered su(...)

CityJet announced it planned to axe its service from Cork to London City Airport, saying demand for the service was too low.

It has been a mixed few weeks on the news front for Cork Airport. Just days ago CityJet announced that it planned to axe its service from there to Lon(...)

Michael O’Leary is among those who have signed a letter in support of Norwegian Air.  Photograph: Bloomberg

High-profile Irish business and political figures including Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary have voiced their support for Norwegian Air International’s effo(...)

‘The president descended from the mountain for half an hour on Thursday evening, materialising at Nationals Park to schmooze with Democrats and Republicans at the annual congressional baseball game.’ Photograph: Aude Guerrucci/Getty Images

On Saturday mornings, I love to watch reruns of the television Western The Rifleman. Each show is a little moral fable, with Chuck Connors’s widowe(...)

US commercial airliners could be hacked in-flight by passengers using a plane’s wireless entertainment system to access its flight controls, a new report from the US Government Accountability Office has claimed. File photograph: Kham/Reuters

US commercial airliners could be hacked in-flight by passengers using a plane’s wireless entertainment system to access its flight controls, a federal(...)

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