Guess Which London Airport Has The Most Delays And Cancellations In The UK...  Londonist

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Explosive packages found at Heathrow, Waterloo and London City Airport  BBC News

Counter-terror police are investigating three packages containing explosives found at Heathrow Airport, London City Airport and Waterloo station. The "small ...


Flight secrets: Pilots flying into this London airport need a special qualification - but  Express

PILOTS undergo extensive extra training to land at a particular airport in the UK capital. The extra qualification, obtained on top of their ordinary flying credentials ...


London Stansted Airport launches The 'Sky High Sandwhich' Created with Umami Rich Flavours That Come Alive in the Air  Premier Construction Magazine

LONDON STANSTED BECOMES THE WORLD'S FIRST AIRPORT TO LAUNCH A SANDWICH IN PARTNERSHIP WITH A LEADING FOOD EXPERT ...


Noise alert over north London as Heathrow airport bids for more flights  Camden New Journal newspapers website

Provides local news from the Camden, Islington and Westminster areas.


Panasonic to demo One ID platform for full-airport biometrics at ExCel London  Biometric Update

Panasonic is demonstrating its One ID solution for fully automated curb-to-gate airport services powered by facial biometrics at ExCel London.


FlyBosnia mulls London airport options  EX-YU Aviation News

FlyBosnia considering Gatwick and Luton for London operations.


Airport cafe designs sandwich that scientifically tastes better at 35000 feet  Foodservice Equipment Journal

London Stansted airport has teamed up with luxury food outlet Not Always Caviar to create a sandwich designed with flavours that are enhanced at altitude.


London airport to host music festival  IQ Magazine

London Stansted airport has announced Departures Live Lounge, the UK's first music festival in an airport departures lounge, taking place on Saturday 2 March.


Dundee flights to Stansted could move to different London airport  Evening Telegraph

Air links between London and Dundee could be set for a shake up after it emerged funding for the current Stansted route is only set to be available until later this ...


Stansted Airport is getting an upgrade including in-terminal charging points and new seating areas  Cambridge News

The new instalments are set to benefit all passengers travelling through.


Boots and Dixons sign up for larger stores under major revamp for Aberdeen Airport  Insider.co.uk

Travel destination gets new food outlets to boost passenger experience.


Explosive devices found at Waterloo station, Heathrow and City airports  The Guardian

Three improvised explosive devices have been found at separate transport hubs in London in what Scotland Yard believes to be a series of linked incidents.


Stobart Group hopes Aberdeen and Glasgow flights will take London airport to 10 million passengers a year  Insider.co.uk

London Southend Airport owner Stobart Group is looking ahead to Loganair's flights from Glasgow and Aberdeen, which start in May, to help reach the terminal's ...


London City Airport has re-branded with new contemporary look  International Airport Review

London City Airport has undergone a re-brand to enhance its position at the heart of London, and to reaffirm its place within the community.


Virgin flight from Barbados quarantined at London's Gatwick airport  CNN

London (CNN) A flight from Barbados to London's Gatwick Airport was met by authorities on arrival in the British capital after passengers and crew reported ...


Ancient Babylonian Artifact Seized at London Airport Returns to Iraq  The Vintage News

British officials intercepted an artifact smuggler at Heathrow airport who was attempting to sneak a valuable ancient stone into the UK. The smuggler.


‘IRA’ claims responsibility for London and Glasgow letter bombs, say Met police  The Independent

A group calling itself the IRA has claimed responsibility for package bombs sent to targets in London and Glasgow. A statement was sent to a media outlet in ...


Flight secrets: The WORST UK airport for airport service revealed - where is it?  Express

PASSENGERS travelling from the UK to destinations abroad are spoiled for choice when it comes to which airport to fly from. Yet results from a new survey, ...


easyJet boss backs call for airport alcohol crackdown to stop drunken passengers  Birmingham Live

Bars beyond the security gates are not regulated by licensing laws at present.


'Serial stowaway', 67, pleads guilty after sneaking aboard flight from Chicago to London  Daily Mail

Marilyn Hartman, 67, on Tuesday pleaded guilty to criminal trespassing. She admitted sneaking past Chicago airport security last year, boarding a plane and ...


London airport shut down, 8 people injured after engine issues cause aborted takeoff  USA TODAY

British air accident authorities are investigating the aborted takeoff of a flight from Stansted Airport to Vienna that left eight people injured.


London Airport Guide: The Cheapest, Quickest, and Easiest Options  Travel+Leisure

Heathrow or Stansted? Gatwick or Luton? City or Southend? We break down the best and worst London airports for speed, convenience, cheap flights, and ...


Gatwick Earthquake: Small earthquake recorded in London near Gatwick Airport  CBBC Newsround

Did you feel a few tremors in the night? A small earthquake was recorded in the early hours of Wednesday morning near London's Gatwick Airport. Parts of West ...


City of Derry Airport: Loganair takes on London route  BBC News

Scottish airline Loganair will take over the former Flybmi route from City of Derry Airport to London Stansted from 27 February. It follows the collapse of Flybmi, ...


The Concorde, a supersonic golden jubilee | Opinion  Asia Times

Fifty years ago this month, the supersonic Concorde took off and changed aviation history. For the first time, civilians could fly at twice the speed of sound – Mach ...


Dundee Airport issues statement as people can’t get through to book flights  Evening Telegraph

In a Tweet, the airport, which is operated by Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (HIAL), said BT was working on the issue and it hoped to have the matter ...


'Hoax bomb threats' aboard coach cause major delays near Stansted Airport  East Anglian Daily Times

The M11 was closed for several hours this morning as police dealt with bomb threats from a man aboard a coach.


Luton Airport to build second terminal in expansion drive  BBC News

The proposed expansion will see passenger numbers almost double.


FlyBosnia considers choice of destination airport for London services | CAPA  CAPA - Centre for Aviation

FlyBosnia is considering its choice of destination airport for London services (EX YU Aviation News, 20-Mar-2019). CEO Chris Gabriel said London Gatwick ...


Fog causes flight delays at London airports  expressandstar.com

Heathrow had 41 departures delayed by at least 15 minutes between 6am and 9am.


UK weather forecast – Met Office SEVERE FOG warning causes London airport flight delays before 19C BBQ w  The Sun

THICK fog caused airport delays in London today before 19C BBQ weather is set to shine through this weekend.The Met Office issued yellow weather warnings ...


Virgin Atlantic passengers quarantined at London airport after travelers begin 'feeling unwell onboard'  Fox News

Virgin Atlantic is said to be investigating the circumstances surrounding a recent flight that was quarantined upon landing at Gatwick airport in London after a ...


loganair: Airline launches new service to London Southend Airport  Barrhead News

Glasgow will have three non-stop flights each way every weekday, together with a selection of weekend services.


Channing Tatum and Jessie J share a look of love at the airport  Daily Mail

Channing Tatum and Jessie J have been spotted together once again as their romance heats up, catching a flight together at Heathrow Airport in London on ...


Bombs sent to London airports and Waterloo came from Ireland  The Irish Times

No one injured after improvised devices sent to transport hubs in 'linked series', say police.


London airport reopens after aborted takeoff injures eight passengers  UPI News

Stansted Airport in London reopened after flights were grounded for two hours because of an aborted flight on takeoff that caused minor injuries to 8 people.


Oakland Airport deploys new screening tech to fight internal threats  Travel Weekly

OAKLAND, Calif. -- A new-generation screening machine is aiding in Oakland Airport's quest to fend off insider threats from employees and airline staff. Waltham ...


Hand luggage rules: Why are passengers only allowed to bring 100ml of liquids on board?  Express

FLIGHTS are now well known for implementing a restriction on liquids brought through airport security in hand luggage. But why is this strict rule in place for ...


Cliveden: The world's most historic airport hotel  CNN

Outside of London and 15 minutes from Heathrow Airport lies Cliveden House. It's a storybook mansion set on the rolling green banks of the Thames, and it just ...


Hamad International Airport to share its innovations, knowledge and insight at Passenger Terminal Conference  Passenger Terminal Today

Hamad International Airport (HIA) is set to participate in Passenger Terminal Expo 2019 (PTE), the world's leading international airport conference and exhibition ...


London City Airport wins ASQ Best Airport in Europe award  ADS Advance

London City Airport has been awarded the title of Best Airport in Europe for airports in the two to five million passengers per annum category in the prestigious ...


Flybe customer fears airport chaos due to website problems  Cornwall Live

I still can't access my online bookings at all and I'm in no doubt there will be chaos at the airport on Monday as there is no online check in"


Police in sudden deployment at Bristol Airport  Somerset Live

The force says a highly visible presence 'makes it hard for those intent on committing crime and hostile acts'


Virgin Atlantic to fly to South America for the first time with a new Dreamliner route to São Paulo  Daily Mail

The *service* will connect Heathrow to São Paulo's Guarulhos International Airport. It will operate on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on a flight that will take 11 ...


Art Industry News: Obama Portraitist Kehinde Wiley Is Launching His Own Artist Residency in Senegal + Other Stories  artnet News

Plus, the US Supreme Court declines to hear a case over the National Gallery's Matisse portrait and the UK returns a looted tablet to Iraq.


Fog WARNING: Met Office issues London and south-east SEVERE ALERT - flights and roads hit  Express.co.uk

The Met Office has issued severe weather warnings for vast swathes of the south-east of Britain as a blanket of fog has delayed flights and caused difficulties on ...


Gatwick drone chaos 'was an inside job'  Evening Standard

The drone attack which brought chaos to thousands of Christmas travellers at Gatwick Airport was reportedly an inside job, a source has claimed. A disgruntled ...


There's a new airline with a new route at Liverpool John Lennon Airport  The Guide Liverpool

Austrian airline Laudamotion is to become the latest airline to operate from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, having today announced plans to commence a twice ...


Loganair's NEW City of Derry Airport to London Stansted service takes flight!  Causeway Coast Community

Today, 27th February 2019, Loganair's new *service* between City of Derry Airport, (CoDA), and London Stansted commenced operations.


Flight bound for Los Angeles forced to divert to Dublin Airport due to 'medical emergency'  Dublin Live

The flight had to turn around over the Atlantic Ocean.


Sushmita Sen, Rohman Shawl’s ‘rohmance’ at London airport can’t be missed. See pic here  Hindustan Times

Sushmita Sen and her boyfriend Rohman Shawl are all about love in this new picture on Instagram. See it here.


Cork Airport introduces scheme for passengers with 'hidden disabilities'  Newstalk 106-108 fm

Cork Airport is rolling out a new lanyard initiative supporting passengers with hidden disabiliti...


London’s airport adding daily flights to Calgary  Global News

Direct flights from London to Calgary will begin in June.


Strike action at Luton Airport from this weekend will affect 42 Wizz Air flight routes  The Sun

Baggage handlers and check-in staff are to go on strike this weekend at Luton Airport. Wizz Air, who employ staff with GH London Ground Handling Services, ...


Former transport secretary Ruth Kelly to join Heathrow board  Sky News

Ruth Kelly, the former transport secretary, is to join the board of Heathrow Airport's parent company as it attempts to clear the remaining hurdles to the ...


The UK's Worst Airport for Delays and Cancellations is Exactly the One You're Thinking Of  Gizmodo UK

Research from Compare the Market has singled out the UK's worst airport in terms of flight delays and cancellations, and it's not drone-plagued Gatwick. It is of ...


We compared the cost of long-weekend parking at airports – and you really don't want to leave your car at Cape Town International  Business Insider South Africa

Fly out of Cape Town and leave your car at the airport this long weekend, and you'll be paying 2.5 times as much as someone who does the same in ...


Liberty University defers application for New London Airport rezoning  WSLS 10

Liberty University has announced that it is deferring its application for rezoning the New London Airport.


London airport urges passengers to check flights after jet grounded  The London Free Press

London International Airport is urging passengers to check with their airlines as Transport Canada joins a growing number of aviation authorities grounding a ...


East London's new city:dramatic expansion of Royal Docks continues with big new housing schemes, an extended City airport — and Crossrail is coming  Homes and Property

The expansion of London City airport, Crossrail's eagerly awaited arrival at Custom House and big new housing schemes with award-winning architecture are ...


Hand luggage: Plane passengers banned from doing THIS with alcohol on a flight  Express

AIRPORT duty-free alcohol has been banned from consumption on board flights under new rules in a move to clamp down on booze-fuelled air rage. Beer ...


Thales on facilitating safe drone traffic, fighting drones at airports  Runway Girl Network

Thales, a world leader in military drones, commercial avionics and air traffic management, has been tapped to lead a SESAR Joint Undertaking public/private ...


Airmagine seals airport advertising contracts with Esbjerg Airport and Nordic Seaplanes - The Moodie Davitt Report  The Moodie Davitt Report

DENMARK. Airmagine has struck agreements to provide airport digital advertising services to Esbjerg Airport and Nordic Seaplanes. The company, which is ...


Parcel bombs despatched to 2 airports and prepare station in London posted from Dublin – Eire  Infosurhoy

Gardai are aiding an investigation by London metropolitan police after three explosive devices, posted in Dublin, were sent to key transport hubs in the English ...


Emergency reported on British Airways flight to Gatwick airport  MyLondon

A "general emergency" was reported on board the BA flight.


Changes could be coming to New London Airport, some neighbors are against it  WSLS 10

Liberty School of Aeronautics rezone the 460 plus acres of land from agricultural to commercial. The proposed map shows the university wants to make ...


Cookstown deaths: Police name three teenagers killed at St Patrick's Day disco  The Independent

Three teenagers who died a St Patrick's Day disco on Sunday have been named as Connor Currie, aged 16, and Lauren Bullock and Morgan Barnard, both ...


YVR ranked one of world's best for 'wellness'  CTV News

Vancouver's airport is one of the top rated airports for "wellness" in the world, according to a British-based travel site.


Air India suspends Birmingham Airport flights  BBC News

Air India has suspended its Birmingham Airport flights citing "operational reasons". New Delhi and Amritsar services in and out of the city are to be grounded ...


First London-Stornoway flights announced  World First Travel Insurance

Holidaymakers will soon be able to take advantage of the first direct flight from London to Scotland's Western Isles after Loganair announced three new routes.


Drone Attack That Shut Down London Airport May Have Been 'Inside Job,' Say Police  The Daily Beast

The drone attack that shut down Gatwick Airport in London just before Christmas is believed to have been an “inside job,” The Times of London reports, and was ...


How Meghan Markle does airport style  Evening Standard

Following a lavish baby shower hosted by A-list friends Amal Clooney and Serena Williams, Meghan Markle departed her NYC hotel on Wednesday evening ...


Serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman sentenced to 18 months probation  WLS-TV

A woman who's been dubbed a serial stowaway was sentenced Tuesday to 18 months of probation after pleading guilty.


LU's proposed New London Airport expansion leaves many concerned  WSET

BEDFORD Co., Va. (WSET) -- Residents in Bedford County have concerns about Liberty University's rezoning request to expand the New London Airport.


Departures Live festival held in Stansted airport  IQ Magazine

London Stansted airport put on four hours of live music this Saturday, with acts including Jack Maynard performing to flyers in the departures lounge.


Cork Airport introduces lanyard scheme for passengers with hidden disabilities  Extra.ie

Cork Airport has become the first in Ireland to roll out a new lanyard initiative to support passengers with hidden disabilities.


A French Airport Is Using Car-Parking Robots to Save Travelers Precious Time  The Drive

Stanley Robotics is using robots to park cars at France's Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport.


Abu Dhabi's Etihad develops new AI systems to reduce passenger queues at the airport  Gulf Business News

Voice activated self-*service* kiosks, bag drop and boarding gate facilities are set to be introduced at Abu Dhabi's new Midfield Terminal.


The Moodies 2019 winners revealed: recognising the best in airport and travel retail digital, social media & marketing - The Moodie Davitt Report  The Moodie Davitt Report

The Moodie Davitt Report announces the full list of winners of The Moodies – digital, social media & marketing awards – for 2019. The winners are revealed ...


UK government extends airports' drone-restriction zone  Flightglobal

New UK legislation will enter effect next month which will extend the restrictions on drone use in the vicinity of airports, putting in place a ban on flights within ...


British Airways flight makes emergency landing in N.L., suspected fire in cargo area  Global News

A British Airways flight with 209 people on board was forced to make an emergency landing in St. John's, N.L., early Tuesday morning after its crew detected ...


Stansted claims its new umami-rich, caviar sandwich is best eaten airborne  Business Traveller

It's no myth that air travel affects the body, from increasing emotional reactions to altering our tastes. The best airlines take pains to ensure their on-board menus ...


Ukania's Great Privatization Heist  CounterPunch

Margaret Thatcher was very good at telling tall tales. Ukania's tragedy is that far too many Brits fell for these tales.Probably the biggest of these tales concerned ...


Air Canada flights to London from Halifax, St. John’s on hiatus after Boeing 737 MAX 8s grounded  Global News

Air Canada has temporarily suspended its flights to London's Heathrow Airport from Halifax and St. John's, saying it will reroute passengers through its Montreal ...


Little Mix's Jesy Nelson & Chris Hughes 'Loved Up' On Trip To Dublin  Capital FM

Little Mix's Jesy Nelson and Chris Hughes have been spotted together on a trip to Dublin with onlookers saying they looked very loved up.


O’Hare overhaul begins with kickoff of international terminal expansion  Chicago Sun-Times

The $8.7 billion O'Hare Airport expansion project was supposed to be the fund-raising, job-and-contract-generating ace in Mayor Rahm Emanuel's pocket as he ...


18 London Buses That Take You Beyond The M25  Londonist

For more transport chat, join our popular Facebook group, Londonist Roundel Ramblings. When recently travelling on London's least frequent bus (the 347, ...


Why The US, And Texas, Need To Catch Up When It Comes To Dementia Care  KUT

From Texas Standard: The U.S. population is aging, and many older adults have, or will have, some form of dementia. Right now, the health care workforce is.


Ask Orlando: Why does Sanford's airport call itself Orlando? | Commentary  Orlando Sentinel

Ask Orlando: Why is the airport in Sanford called Orlando Sanford International Airport and does that confuse flyers?


Channing Tatum and Jessie J pictured together in London  RTE.ie

Channing Tatum and Jessie J have been pictured together in London for the first time as they touched down at Heathrow Airport on Wednesday.


Air Canada to suspend Boeing 737 MAX planes until ‘at least’ July, some flights affected  Global News

Air Canada plans to keep its Boeing 737 MAX planes on the ground until at least July 1, the company said Tuesday.


Turkish Airlines move to Istanbul Airport: New airport on track to be the world's biggest  Traveller

Starting at 3am on Friday, April 5, Turkish Airlines will make the biggest logistical operation in aviation history, transferring from its old base, Ataturk Airport, to the ...


Airport in Kulim could nudge PIA out of the picture, says expert  Free Malaysia Today

PETALING JAYA: A transport expert has hailed the announcement of a new international airport in Kulim, saying its location will allow it to serve Penang, Kedah, ...


Cyclone Idai: More than 1,000 people feared dead in Mozambique  Evening Standard

More than 1000 people are feared dead after a cyclone devastated Mozambique, according to President Filip Nyusi. Cyclone Idai made landfall close to the port ...


Air Canada grounds Boeing Max 8s until at least July 1  CBC News

Air Canada has grounded its Boeing 737 Max 8 jets until at least July 1, saying the move is intended to provide customers with certainty as they book flights and ...


Heathrow airport: Drone sighting halts departures  BBC News

Departures at Heathrow were temporarily stopped after a drone was reported to have been sighted. Flights from the west London airport resumed about an hour ...


Inside British Airways brand new ‘Club Suite’  South China Morning Post

Club Suite seats, created after passenger feedback, to launch first on London to Madrid route in July, then long-haul flights from October.


London gains from airlines' flight fight  The London Free Press

WestJet upped the ante Tuesday in the high-stakes battle to take business away from Air Canada, announcing a direct summer flights from London to Montreal, ...


LIVE news updates: Ayushman Bharat a channel to transfer public money into private hands say Doctors at AIIMS  National Herald

Public health experts, including doctors from the AIIMS, questioned the healthcare scheme, Ayushman Bharat, claiming it was an “official channel” through which ...