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Crackers not permitted, warns airport
11 Dec 2013
Crackers not permitted, warns airport
Passengers catching flights this Christmas have been advised to consult their airline before they travel to check what festive products are allowed onboard.Neil Garwood, head of customer service at So ...... Read more >
2 Sep 2014
Drop-off zone revamp for Edinburgh Airport
As a result of rising numbers of passengers, and to improve things for those using it, Edinburgh Airport is making alterations to the d...
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...
10 Jan 2014
Leeds Bradford Airport looking to secure new airlines
Leeds Bradford Airport is hoping to continue being one of the fastest growing airports in the UK by attracting new airlines in 2014.&nb...
13 Dec 2013
New FCO IT system operational
The secretary of state William Hague has announced that the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's (FCO) new IT system, the Crisis Hub, ...
25 Oct 2013
Brits take 36m foreign holidays a year
The UK is a nation of jetsetters, according to new research, with Brits booking 36m holidays abroad every year. On average, each p...
18 Oct 2013
Singapore Changi voted best airport for a layover
Singapore Changi has been voted by passengers as the best airport in which to spend a layover for the 17th straight year.SleepingInAirp...
12 Jun 2013
Taiwan tempting tourists with free Wi-Fi
The Taiwanese government is hoping to encourage more people to catch flights to the island with the Wi-Fi service it launched last mont...
23 Jan 2013
Egypt tourism numbers bounce back
Egypt's tourism sector has bounced backed after the uncertainty caused by the 2011 uprising led to a fall in visitor numbers.The Af...
18 Jan 2013
Arts and music on offer in Champagne-Ardenne
The Champagne-Ardenne region in northern France, an area famous for its sparkling wine, is hosting a number of cultural events this yea...
11 Jan 2013
Finnair named safest airline of 2012
Finnair has been ranked number one on the Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre's 'Safety Ranking' for 2012. The flag ...