Top News on Aer Lingus

  • Virgin Atlantic axes loss-making carrier Little Red


    ​Virgin Atlantic is to scrap its domestic UK short-haul operation, Little Red, in September next year after it proved unprofitable.


  • Other News for Aer Lingus

  • Etihad could switch 787 options to equity partner airlines: CCO


    ​Etihad Airways says it has the option of switching out Boeing 787 options to carriers it has stakes in if needed in...


  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership


    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...


  • Virgin brands UK domestic operation Little Red


    Virgin Atlantic is branding its new UK domestic operation as Little Red, and will open the first routes at the end of...


  • News Listings for Aer Lingus

  • Etihad eyes long-term gains from investment strategy

    News | 21 Oct 2014 17:48 | Graham Dunn

    ​Etihad believes its multiple airline investments strategy is already paying off, even if it warns against expectations of overnight changes in the financial fortunes of many of its airline partners.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-eyes-long-term-gains-from-investment-strategy-405038/
  • European load factors up despite Air France traffic hit

    News | 14 Oct 2014 09:08

    Passenger load factor across European carriers improved almost a point in September over the same month in 2013, in a period dominated by the heavy fall in traffic at strike-hit Air France-KLM.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/European-load-factors-up-despite-Air-France-traffic-hit-404711/
  • UK's Blackpool airport to close

    News | 08 Oct 2014 11:15 | Oliver Clark

    Blackpool airport will close on 15 October after owner Balfour Beatty failed to secure a buyer for the loss-making UK gateway.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UKs-Blackpool-airport-to-close-404560/
  • Search for new MAS chief continues: Khazanah

    News | 08 Oct 2014 04:14 | Aaron Chong

    ​The search for a new Malaysia Airlines (MAS) chief continues after sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional released a statement saying that no new person has been appointed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Search-for-new-MAS-chief-continues-Khazanah-404550/
  • Etihad appoints COO equity partners

    News | 07 Oct 2014 17:34 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Etihad Airways has appointed former Air France executive Bruno Matheu to the new position of chief operating officer equity partners, with effect with December 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-appoints-COO-equity-partners-404538/
  • ANALYSIS: Filling the void left by Little Red's demise

    News | 06 Oct 2014 16:54 | Oliver Clark

    IAG chief executive Willie Walsh is no doubt celebrating after his predictions that Virgin Atlantic would scrap its Little Red domestic operation came true today – but it is not clear who will benefit most from the venture's demise.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Filling-the-void-left-by-Little-Reds-demise-404493/