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# iag - Friday 31 July, 2020

Aer Lingus owner IAG announces pre-tax loss of €4.2 billion

IAG’s revenue was a total of €5.3 billion, some 56% lower than 2019’s levels.

# iag - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Aer Lingus orders six new 'narrowbody' planes to carry passengers on long-haul flights

The planes, which would be capable of travelling the distance from Rome to New York, will have just one aisle.

# iag - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Aer Lingus exposed over 100 job applicants' details in an email blunder

Candidates’ email addresses were accidentally shared with other jobseekers.

# iag - Friday 2 June, 2017

British Airways bank holiday chaos likely caused by 'human error'

The meltdown, which saw 75,000 passengers stranded, was at first suspected to be the result of a cyber attack.

# iag - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Aer Lingus has unveiled its biggest transatlantic expansion in 50 years

It’s launching direct flights to Los Angles and other destinations.

# iag - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Europe gives green light to IAG's bid for Aer Lingus, but there was something unexpected

Slots at Gatwick must be given up for the deal to go through..

# iag - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Now Ryanair is getting into bed with Aer Lingus's owner-to-be

The two airlines are part of a new lobby group.

# iag - Monday 8 June, 2015

All eyes are on Ryanair as Etihad agrees to sell its piece of Aer Lingus

Your move Mr O’Leary, your move.

# iag - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Fianna Fáil tries to delay Aer Lingus vote amid growing fears of job losses

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# iag - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

'A stage-managed charade': TDs are VERY unhappy about the Aer Lingus sale

The Aer Lingus sale is coming in for heavy criticism in the Dáil today.

How Willie wooed the government on Aer Lingus - and what happens next

IAG has crossed one hurdle, but there is still another big one to come.

# iag - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

After four long months, the government is set to FINALLY sell its stake in Aer Lingus

Transport minister Paschal Donohoe officially announced the sale’s approval at a press conference this evening.

# iag - Friday 10 April, 2015

Aer Lingus bosses will share in millions if a sale goes ahead

There’s some big money riding on the IAG buyout offer.

# iag - Friday 27 March, 2015

The government has 'got to listen' to Donald Trump's call to block Aer Lingus sale The Donald Says No This post contains videos

The government has 'got to listen' to Donald Trump's call to block Aer Lingus sale

The US billionaire’s intervention has been described as “a bit bizarre” today.

# iag - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Virgin: 'Selling Aer Lingus will be bad news for customers'

Ticket prices will go up and quality of service will go down, the airline believes.

# iag - Sunday 8 March, 2015

'Government has an open mind about the sale of Aer Lingus' - Simon Harris

Harris said the Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe is pushing for finality on the issue in the coming weeks.

# iag - Saturday 7 March, 2015

How big is the average penis? That, and more, in the week in numbers

Plus: How much did Willie Walsh earn last year?

# iag - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Willie Walsh is earning a massive €7.9 million a year with IAG

The airline group’s chief executive has seen his salary increase by 500% since 2012

# iag - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

No deal: The government is playing hardball over the Aer Lingus sale

The Transport Minister wants a longer guarantee on the airline’s Heathrow slots

# iag - Monday 23 February, 2015

The potential sale of Aer Lingus is 'high stakes, very serious and difficult'

Ministers remain tight-lipped about the proposed sale of the government’s 25 per cent stake in the airline.

# iag - Monday 16 February, 2015

Inside hire: Aer Lingus has chosen a long-time employee as its new boss

Stephen Kavanagh has worked at the airline for 26 years.

# iag - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers

Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?

Aer Lingus asked to explain why IAG bid would benefit the company and customers

Aer Lingus said yesterday that the takeover would benefit the company, its employees, its customers, the tourism sector and the airports at which it operates.

# iag - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Ryanair cites 'human rights' as it fights to hold onto its piece of Aer Lingus

The budget airline wants to take the decision to the UK Supreme Court.

Can Willie Walsh convince TDs to allow the sale of Aer Lingus?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Why does IAG want to get its hands on Aer Lingus so badly?

Here’s everything we know about the possible sale so far…

# iag - Monday 9 February, 2015

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed

The airline’s stocks took a hit today following a Bloomberg report.

# iag - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

IAG's promises on Aer Lingus regional routes are 'entirely unacceptable'

Tourism groups want a ‘cast-iron guarantee’ on Heathrow access.

# iag - Monday 2 February, 2015

The three promises IAG has made to the Irish government about Aer Lingus

The company said it would make legally binding commmitments.

# iag - Sunday 1 February, 2015

# iag - Thursday 29 January, 2015

IAG is a 'predator hovering over Aer Lingus'

The Transport Committee has been told that selling Aer Lingus share would ‘devastate’ Ireland’s economy and connectivity

# iag - Monday 26 January, 2015

One in four Aer Lingus workers could lose jobs in airline takeover

The airline’s board is considering another buyout offer as a union warns of job losses.

Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support the sale of Aer Lingus?

Should the State have a stake in the national carrier?

# iag - Sunday 25 January, 2015

The Government is willing to consider offers for Aer Lingus

Paschal Donohoe says Ireland’s connectivity is just as important as the price though.

# iag - Saturday 24 January, 2015

It looks like IAG really wants to get their hands on Aer Lingus

Reports today suggest that company has tabled ANOTHER offer for the airline.