Avolon chief executive Domhnal Slattery: Aircraft lessor Avolon’s fleet more than doubled to 921 in the second quarter of the year

Aircraft lessor Avolon’s fleet more than doubled to 921 in the second quarter of the year on the back of its $10 billion (€8.5 billion) takeover of CI(...)

Minister for  Innovation John  Halligan said that he was very proud to welcome the International Space University to Cork. File photograph: Tim Pyle/NASA Amaes via JPL-Caltech via The New York Times

The Government’s plan to create 1,000 jobs in the space sector has received a boost by the decision of the International Space University (ISU) to hol(...)

Dr Barry O’Connor   will succeed Dr Brendan Murphy, who has served as president since 2004. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Cork Institute of Technology is to appoint its registrar, Dr Barry O’Connor, as its interim president. He will succeed Dr Brendan Murphy, who is due(...)

 Buzz Aldrin on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission: the astronaut had to withdraw from giving the opening lecture at Cork due to medical reasons. Photograph:  NASA/Liaison

A former Nasa astronaut who spent more than 100 days in space and completed six space walks has been chosen to deputise for space pioneer Dr Buzz Ald(...)

The tailfin of a Boeing 787 Max 10 passenger aircraft displays its livery during the 53rd International Paris Air Show. Avolon has an option to buy the variant

Aviation lessor Avolon has agreed to buy 75 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft in a deal with a list price of $8.4 billion (€7.5 billion). The agreement which(...)

Apollo 11 astronaut Dr Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin is coming to Cork to participate in a prestigious spaces studies programme. File photograph: Getty Images

He was there when Neil Armstrong uttered his immortal lines, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind” as he stepped on to the Moon.(...)

A civil engineer with one to two years’ experience can expect a salary of around €30,000, rising to up to €50,000 or more after five years’ experience. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

The figures don’t lie: there was a 20 per cent rise last year in the number of college applicants opting for construction-related courses along with a(...)

Simon Coveney  and Leo Varadkar are the only declared candidates deemed certain of getting the required eight nominations required for a tilt at the leadership. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Fine Gael members are to be asked to submit questions that will be put to Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar and Minister for Housing Simon C(...)

Dublin-based design and innovation consultancy Dolmen won the equivalent of five Oscars at the international Red Dot awards.

Irish product design and innovation companies are punching well above their weight in international markets, yet their success goes largely unrecognis(...)

Elaine Coholan, left and Jenny Synott founders of Dublin Cookie Company on Thomas Street, Dublin: ‘We were motivated by the idea of creating something out of nothing.’ Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Dusty university charters tend to be dedicated to lofty ideals such as the advancement of literature, science and art. These days, they seem just as d(...)

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