Aer Lingus A320. By Rob Finlayson The Irish government is considering the sale of its 25% stake in Aer Lingus (EI) because it is no longer seen as a “strategic” asset, transport minister Leo Varadkar said Wednesday. “No formal decision on that [EI sale] is made yet,” Varadkar said in a radio interview, which was cited in Irish media. “What I can say is that that stake in the past was held for strategic reasons and, having studied the matter over the ...

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