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Wizz Air Announces ninth A321 Airbus for its London Luton Base

Wizz Air, one of Europe’s fastest growing airline groups including Wizz Air UK, today announced that it would further expand its London Luton base with a ninth A321 Airbus and expand its UK route network with two new routes from London Luton to the Portuguese capital of Lisbon and Ukraine’s second largest city, Kharkiv. The […]

Flybe is best in noise and emissions performance at Heathrow

UK airline Flybe makes drastic improvements and takes top spot in latest environmental rankings Recognition comes before Flybe’s first anniversary of operating at Heathrow and serving Edinburgh and Aberdeen routes Heathrow data shows +30% decrease in the number of aircraft  departing in sensitive night periods in 2017 Less than a year into its operations at […]

easyJet showcases its new Airbus A320neo at Bristol Airport

easyJet showcases its new Airbus A320neo at Bristol Airport and continues its decarbonisation strategy The A320neo aircraft provides 15% savings in CO2 emissions and a 50% noise reduction easyJet reaffirms its commitment to sustainable growth at Bristol Airport Airline posts further reduction in annual CO2 emissions easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, showcased the airbus A320neo at […]

Safety risks rise at Indonesian airports due to overcapacity

The Indonesian Air Traffic Controllers Association warns about the increased plane collision risk at Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. The airport, which is one of the busiest airports in South-East Asia, serves up to 84 planes an hour during rush hour, while instructions allow for only 74 planes and 4 irregular flights tops. The disputes among […]

7 times a day, 7 times a week… to and from New York for Virgin Atlantic Cargo customers

Virgin Atlantic Cargo is now offering customers seven flights a day, seven times a week to and from New York, just in time to meet fast-growing customer demand to and from the U.S. In March and April, the airline saw its business from London Heathrow to New York increase by 20% and 21% respectively on […]

AirBridgeCargo Airlines offers more opportunities for pharma products with award of IATA CEIV certificate

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has become the first airline in Russia and the seventh in the world to be awarded IATA’s Center of Excellence for Validators in Pharmaceutical Logistics (CEIV Pharma) certification for the global transportation of pharma products via its cargo hub in Sheremetyevo, Moscow. The transportation of temperature sensitive pharma shipments is one of […]

Emirates Skywards partners with Dubai Duty Free for Miles redemption at Dubai Airports

Emirates Skywards, the award-winning frequent flyer programme of Emirates airline has partnered with Dubai Duty Free, one of the leading airport retailers in the world, for instant Miles redemption at participating stores. Emirates Skywards members can spend their Miles at Dubai Duty Free stores at Dubai International Airport and Al Maktoum International at Dubai South. Emirates […]

Flybe service between Cardiff and London City Airport to continue

Following an overwhelming response from the business community, Flybe has taken the commercial decision to extend the service between Cardiff and London City Airport while demand exists. Tickets for these flights are available for booking now at www.flybe.com with one way fares from £34.99 including taxes and charges. This convenient service, which was initially introduced […]