Top News on Aer Lingus

  • ​OPINION: Walsh all set to steer IAG to next opportunities


    While the US legacy triumvirate have been making headlines about unfair competition from the Gulf carriers, Europe's leading airline group, IAG, has become part-owned by one of them.


  • Other News for Aer Lingus

  • ​OPINION: Walsh all set to steer IAG to next opportunities


    While the US legacy triumvirate have been making headlines about unfair competition from the Gulf carriers, Europe's...


  • Irish state presses IAG for better Aer Lingus terms


    ​Ireland’s government is seeking better terms from IAG before surrendering its shareholding in flag-carrier Aer...


  • Aer Lingus names new chief executive


    ​Irish flag-carrier Aer Lingus has named its strategy planning head, Stephen Kavanagh, as its new chief executive.


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  • INTERVIEW: Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary

    News | 30 Apr 2015 10:33 | David Learmount

    Ryanair expects to carry 100 million passengers in its current financial year, and the 30-year-old Irish budget carrier seems infused with a new-found respect for its passengers. Or, as chief executive Michael O'Leary puts it: "We've moved from being cheap and nasty to cheap and cheerful."http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Ryanair-chief-executive-Michael-OLeary-411716/
  • ROUTES: Consolidation's merits debated at strategy summit

    News | 13 Apr 2015 14:03 | Oliver Clark

    Europe's airline industry should follow the example of the USA and consolidate into "five or six large airline groups" in order to gain the "scale effects that are needed" to compete, argues Thomas Cook's long-haul network group director Jens Boyd.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Consolidations-merits-debated-at-strategy-summit-411134/
  • ANALYSIS: How Europe's hardest-hit airports are driving growth

    News | 07 Apr 2015 09:00 | Oliver Clark

    Some of the European markets hardest hit by the recession, compounded by the debt and currency crisis in the eurozone that accompanied it, are now leading the pace of growth in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Europes-hardest-hit-airports-are-driving-growth-410675/
  • Aer Lingus focus on transatlantic a deterrent for Etihad: chief

    News | 26 Mar 2015 16:58 | Oliver Clark

    Etihad Airways elected not to invest further in Aer Lingus because the Irish carrier decided to focus on transatlantic markets rather than on connecting traffic to Abu Dhabi, chief executive James Hogan reveals.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aer-Lingus-focus-on-transatlantic-a-deterrent-for-Etihad-chief-410610/
  • ANALYSIS: European carriers' battle for profits continues

    News | 16 Mar 2015 15:38 | Graham Dunn

    A string of one-off restructuring, labour relations, fuel hedging, and currency hits in 2014's fourth quarter – and in the year as a whole – makes for difficulty in unpicking the financial health of European carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-European-carriers-battle-for-profits-continues-410107/
  • JetBlue and Aer Lingus expand codeshare pact

    News | 26 Feb 2015 19:34 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​JetBlue Airways and Aer Lingus plan to expand their codeshare agreement to include JetBlue flights to Cleveland and Reno this spring.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-and-Aer-Lingus-expand-codeshare-pact-409510/