Pilot was forced to land in Belfast Airport without nose gear due to damaged equipment

There were 53 passengers and four crew on board the aircraft during the incident in November 2017.

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US regulator says Boeing 737 Max will only fly again when safety assured

Two deadly accidents involving the plane have claimed 346 lives.

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The lessons of air travel: Forget the bags, just get off!

In November 2017, passengers on a plane on a Cork Airport runway used emergency doors after the pilot told them to disembark quickly.

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Boeing set to pitch 737 Max comeback to shareholders

Dennis Muilenburg is used to presiding over sleepy annual meetings as chief executive of Boeing, basking in the glow of a soaring share price.

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Boeing says it will cost $1 billion dollars to fix 737 Max plane

The aircraft remains grounded after two deadly crashes.

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Norwegian to reroute Cork passengers via Dublin

Passengers who were due to fly on Norwegian’s transatlantic services from Cork and Shannon will be re-routed via Dublin until the end of June.

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Aviation giant Boeing’s crash crisis

The skies had been, in aviation parlance, “severe clear” for Dennis Muilenburg since he took the helm at Boeing four years ago.

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Boeing vows to restore faith in airliner with changes to flight control system

The software in a new automated system is suspected of playing a role in two crashes that killed 346 people.

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Icelandic budget airline Wow Air ceases operations

The airline, which employs around 1,000 people, has now confirmed that it has entirely ceased operations.

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Black box data suggests ‘clear similarities’ between Boeing crashes

Data from the black box of the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last week indicates similarities to a Lion Air jet that crashed in October.

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Review urged as planes come within metres of each other

Air traffic controllers at Dublin Airport have been told to review procedures for queuing aircraft after a near collision between two planes at a “hot spot” near the runway last year.

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Update: Irish woman killed at Spanish airport fell from footbridge

The incident occurred at Alicante-Elche Airport on December 23 just before 6pm local time.

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Department of Transport refuses to approve post to look after air-passenger rights

The Department of Transport has refused to approve the appointment of a director of consumer protection by the national agency with responsibility for air-passenger rights.

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Pilots struggled to control Lion Air jet before it crashed into sea

All 189 people on board were killed in the crash last month.

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Polish political foes in courtroom wrangle over fatal plane crash

Solidarity founder Lech Walesa is being sued by Jaroslaw Kaczynski over remarks about a crash that claimed the life of Mr Kaczynski’s twin.

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Update: Indonesia plane crash search finds remains and debris at sea

Human remains, aircraft debris and personal belongings have been retrieved from the Java Sea after a Boeing jet operated by an Indonesian budget airline crashed minutes after take-off from Jakarta, killing all 189 people on board.

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Air traffic control glitch which closed Irish airspace resolved

A glitch in air traffic control (ATC) systems software that forced the temporary closure of much of Irish airspace last Tuesday has been resolved.

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Pilot and boy (7) killed in Offaly plane crash named

A seven-year-old boy who died in a light aircraft crash in Offaly on Sunday has been named as Kacper Kacprzak.

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Investigation underway after man dies in light aircraft crash in Mayo

An investigation is underway after a man died in a light aircraft crash in Co Mayo yesterday.

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Grand Canyon helicopter victim mistaken for brother due to extent of injuries

Stuart Hill died alongside his brother Jason and his girlfriend Becky Dobson when the helicopter they were travelling in crashed in the Grand Canyon.

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Latest: Five confirmed dead as military cargo plane crashes near US airport

A military cargo plane on a training mission crashed along a road near a US airport, killing at least five National Guard members from Puerto Rico, authorities said.

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Black boxes from crashed Algerian passenger jet arrive in France

The two black boxes from the Algerian passenger jet that went down in Mali last week, killing all 118 aboard, have arrived in France for analysis.

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French military unit to secure Air Algerie crash site

French officials have dispatched a military unit to secure the site in restive northern Mali where an Air Algerie plane crashed with the loss of 116 people.

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Violence may hamper investigation into Mali plane crash

There are fears today that scattered separatist violence may hamper an eventual investigation into what is the third major international aviation disaster in a week.

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