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22 Jul 2014
Gatwick predicts 5.7 million passengers during the summer holidays
During the summer holiday period, Gatwick Airport predicts that it is set to handle over 5.7 million passengers.This coming Friday, Jul...
18 Jul 2014
Scottish flag at full mast.
Edinburgh airport handled more than 10 million passengers during the period between June last year and June 2014, becoming the first ai...
16 Jul 2014
Half 'save for airport spending'
More than half of people - 52 per cent - save spending for a trip to the airport, recent Gatwick Airport research shows.Among this prop...
15 Jul 2014
Heathrow launches wildflower trial
There are now more wildflowers growing at Heathrow Airport, with the location trialing planting for these sorts of blooms in selected f...
30 Jun 2014
A ribbon being cut.
Terminal 2: The Queen's Terminal at Heathrow Airport was opened earlier this month, appropriately enough by the monarch herself.The...
3 Jun 2014
More UK airports offering free Wi-Fi
A new survey has revealed that 22 out of 25 of the UK’s main airports now provide travellers with free Wi-Fi access while they&rs...
Heathrow T2 ready to open
Tomorrow (4 June) will see Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 open to the public with what officials have described as a ‘soft openi...
5 Mar 2014
New runway nearing completion at UAE airport
Work to build a new runway at Sharjah International Airport in the United Arab Emirates is 80% complete, according to reports. Onc...
28 Feb 2014
Tram link proposed for Glasgow Airport
The Scottish government is looking into developing a tram link between Glasgow Airport and the city centre. Five years after the G...
20 Feb 2014
Moscow Sheremetyevo wins Airport Service Quality award
In the 2013 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards, the title of Best in Europe has gone to Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport. The R...