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British Airways Owner Relying on Aer Lingus to Soften Brexit Blow

It looks like International Airlines Group knew it what it was doing last year when it acquired Aer Lingus.

Virgin Atlantic CEO Already Sees Low-Cost Norwegian Air Hurting U.S. Fares

The transatlantic route has long been one of the world's most profitable ones. Then Norwegian Air came it and is upsetting long-held assumptions.

The 5 Airline Websites Best Designed for Up Selling Flyers

Ideaworks believes that web design which makes it easier for consumers to know about and purchase a la carte ancillary products is essential to encouraging these sales. Call it hate-selling with a human face.

British Airways Owner’s Q3 Earnings Jump 39 Percent

Those profits could put it in a good position to make an acquisition or two.

European Commission Approves Aer Lingus Takeover by British Airways Parent

We're interested to see how IAG's four airlines shape Western Europe and trans-Atlantic travel in the coming years.

Ryanair to Sell Aer Lingus Stake, Focus on Own ‘Successful’ Strategy

With these direct jibes at Aer Lingus, it's clear there the feisty O'Leary we thought we'd lost to 'nice' is still alive and kicking.

IAG Makes Competition Concessions in Review of Aer Lingus Bid

IAG is offering concessions to EU competition authorities in bid to make its Aer Lingus bid pass muster. IAG hasn't broached the topic of giving up Heathrow slots but that is not out of the question.

Ryanair’s O’Leary Calls UK Regulator Demands ‘Bogus’ and ‘Ridiculous’

O'Leary has worked hard to polish a gentler image, but he'll fight this decision with all his former fervor.

UK Competition Watchdog Tells Ryanair It Holds Unfair Influence Over Aer Lingus

Worst competition watchdog ever. Ryanair should have the right to charge whatever the heck it wants for its portion of Aer Lingus. We're definitely #teamoleary on this.

For British Airways Parent IAG, Buying Aer Lingus Means Courting Rival Ryanair

We so very much hope that the old Michael O'Leary returns here and makes Walsh do and say things he'd rather not do to buy the company he wants.