Top News on Dublin

  • IAG: Aer Lingus would join Oneworld and Atlantic pact

    IAG would retain Aer Lingus’s brand and have the Irish airline enter the Oneworld alliance and its transatlantic joint venture if its latest takeover bid succeeds.

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Lockheed lands LOI for 10 LM-100Js from ASL Aviation

    ASL Aviation Group has signed a letter of intent to purchase 10 Lockheed Martin LM-100J freighters, a development that...

  • New Glasgow base sets up Ryanair UK domestic return

    ​Irish carrier Ryanair will return to UK domestic services after a three-year break this winter after establishing a...

  • Ascend named appraiser of the year

    Flightglobal advisory service Ascend has once again been voted appraiser of the year at the Aviation 100 awards.

  • News Listings for Dublin

  • GECAS closes $1.78B deal for helicopter lessor

    News | 30 Jan 2015 22:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Aircraft lessor GECAS has closed a $1.78 billion acquisition of Dublin-based Milestone Aviation Group, formalising its strategic move into the helicopter leasing market.
  • Avolon to acquire 787s from Virgin

    News | 30 Jan 2015 11:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Operating lessor Avolon has agreed a sale-and-leaseback deal covering four Boeing 787-9s with Virgin Atlantic, sources indicate.
  • Scotland set to halve air passenger duty

    News | 29 Jan 2015 10:59 | Murdo Morrison

    Scotland's government will begin dismantling a controversial UK controversial tax on air passengers once that power is devolved to Edinburgh, former first minister Alex Salmond has revealed.
  • ANALYSIS: Lessor ABS deal activity on the rebound in 2015

    News | 27 Jan 2015 16:40 | Laura Mueller

    After a tremendous first nine months for lessor deal activity in the public markets, 2014 ended on a somewhat mellow note, with several aircraft financings having to be postponed and a much-anticipated initial public offering pricing lower than expected.
  • Aer Lingus union seeks guarantees over employment

    News | 27 Jan 2015 14:40 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Irish union SIPTU has urged the country’s government to block the sale of Aer Lingus unless prospective buyer IAG gives clear commitments on employment levels at the main airports.
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft lessors continue to rise from the East

    News | 27 Jan 2015 13:00 | Ellis Taylor

    Aircraft lessors have been growing fast in Asia, but few are likely to pose a major challenge to Western domination of the sector.