Organisation: Air France
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European stock markets fell again amid investor scepticism that the spending pledges by governments around the world will shield the eurozone and the US from economic damage carried by Covid-19.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2020
The ECB’s growing confidence that the eurozone economy was on the mend may suffer a setback as the continent reels from the economic fallout of the coronavirus, a leading economist has said.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
The retirement of Dubliner Willie Walsh from the IAG airline conglomerate he created will likely have little effect on the growth plans at Aer Lingus any time soon.
Thu, 09 Jan, 2020
European shares slipped from near-record highs after the US airstrike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian commander increased tensions in the Middle East
Sat, 04 Jan, 2020
France is getting ready for massive nationwide transport strikes against government plans to overhaul the state pension system.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
It is tempting to be negative about the number of destinations served by Cork Airport due to its focus on short-haul routes, but a deeper analysis shows that in fact a more complex but positive scenario exists.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2019
Nine EU countries have called on the bloc’s incoming executive Commission to introduce an EU-wide tax on aviation so as to charge a polluting industry more for its emissions and put all member states on level pegging.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2019
The services which will run from April to October will complement the existing Cork to Paris daily schedule.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
A transatlantic jet was forced to divert to Shannon Airport this afternoon following a security alert on board.
Sun, 20 Oct, 2019
Ryanair can wait out price rises sought by aircraft makers since the global grounding of the Boeing 737-Max, the airline’s boss Michael O’Leary has said.
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
EasyJet could emerge as a surprise takeover target in an expected further wave of consolidation in the European airline sector, Davy Stockbrokers has said.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2019
The father of an Irish doctor who perished when an Air France transatlantic flight from Brazil crashed has said that the family will appeal a decision by French judges to drop charges against the airline and Airbus.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
Ryanair shares dipped slightly after its success in blocking a 48-hour strike by its Dublin-based pilots was followed by the British High Court giving the green-light for a potentially more damaging UK pilot strike.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
Budapest-based Wizz Air will continue to tap the low-cost airline business in eastern Europe, securing an advantage on western European rivals including Ryanair, Fitch Ratings has said in a review of European airlines’ recent earnings.
Tue, 06 Aug, 2019
Air France-KLM said its operating profit rose 16% in the second quarter as new chief executive Ben Smith’s cost-cutting helped offset rising fuel prices, sending its shares higher.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2019
Shares in Europe's leading airline groups - including Ryanair and Aer Lingus-owner IAG - plummeted on the back of a profit warning from German carrier Lufthansa.
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
Frankfurt, Brussels, and Berlin are the most desired destinations from Cork Airport among businesses, while there is a growing clamour for a direct flight to New York City, a new report has shown.
Mon, 06 May, 2019
Cork Airport has launched eight new routes to its summer schedule offering new services to Croatia, Italy, France, Hungary, and Poland.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Air France expects to cancel around 25% of its flights tomorrow, due to strike action.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
Strikes by German public sector workers and French airline staff have forced the cancellation of hundreds of flights in Europe as unions demand better pay.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018
A major French railway strike has brought the country's famed high-speed trains to a halt, leaving passengers stranded and posing the biggest test so far for President Emmanuel Macron's economic strategy.
Tue, 03 Apr, 2018
As Cork Airport celebrated a year-round link to Paris, Ryanair has been forced to cancel several flights today due to a strike by French air traffic controllers.
Thu, 22 Mar, 2018
Cork Airport recorded a 5% increase in passenger numbers in January compared to the same period in 2017.
Thu, 01 Feb, 2018
Air France’s new daily flight from Cork to Paris will open up a vast long-haul network to Irish passengers and boost inbound tourist numbers to the south.
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018
Your lunchtime news bulletin.
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018
Aer Lingus has been named as one of the top airlines for a short-haul holiday.
Mon, 06 Nov, 2017
The crew of a transatlantic flight which diverted to Shannon Airport with an ill passenger this afternoon reported an issue with a fuel valve before landing.
Sat, 04 Nov, 2017
All flights arriving in the US are to be subject to new security screening procedures, with American citizens as well as foreigners possibly facing interviews by airline employees.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017
A young baby has been rushed to hospital after a flight diverted to Shannon Airport this afternoon.
Mon, 21 Aug, 2017
Irish union officialwas one of the international observers invited to Venezuela by the National Electoral Council for this weekend’s poll. He tells the Irish Examiner of what he saw in the troubled South American state.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
Major airline groups including Aer Lingus owner IAG have reported strong earnings for the first half of the year, boosting faith in a sector which is finally taking off for investors.
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
Increasing competition for the long-haul, low-cost transatlantic market will be a boon for passengers as airlines tussle for a share of the market, a leading aviation analyst has said,.
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
Increasing competition for the long-haul, low-cost transatlantic market will be a boon for passengers as airlines tussle for a share of the market, a leading aviation analyst has said.
Fri, 02 Jun, 2017
Air France-KLM Group, British Airways and a handful of other carriers may face multimillion antitrust fines from EU regulators within weeks after attempts to broker a settlement failed.
Thu, 09 Mar, 2017
Ryanair shares fell nearly 4% yesterday on the back of the airline missing quarterly earnings targets and admitting its full-year outlook is looking vulnerable.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2017
Ireland now has full knowledge on how the UK intends to exit the EU and that provides a level of insight that helps shape how to respond.
Wed, 25 Jan, 2017
"If I got to space I'd figure out how to go to Mars and live there."
Tue, 24 Jan, 2017
Fri, 06 Jan, 2017
Flybe Group, Europe’s biggest regional airline, has appointed Christine Ourmieres-Widener as CEO. She succeeds Saad Hammad, who stood down in October, after struggling to increase earnings.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2016
Mr Plissonnier said the humiliating images were seen "1.4 billion times around the world".
Wed, 30 Nov, 2016
Sat, 26 Nov, 2016
Dublin-based airline CityJet has revealed a 66% reduction in operating losses in 2015 over 2014 as it published results today.
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
A transatlantic flight has diverted to Shannon Airport this afternoon after a passenger fell ill on board.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2016