Tag: London Heathrow

Good news for Pakistan Tourism comes from British Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019 23:03

British Airways has great news for the Pakistan travel and tourism industry. Tourism in Pakistan is a growing industry.  In 2018, the British Backpacker Society ranked Pakistan as the world's top adventure travel ... Read More

Bold action by London Heathrow to reduce vehicle emissions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019 06:01

London Heathrow has announced it is getting ready to introduce a set of tough new measures to protect local air quality, reduce congestion and tackle emissions, as the airport continues ... Read More

Statutory consultation on Heathrow Airport expansion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019 07:01

London Heathrow has announced that its statutory 12 and a half-week consultation on its expansion plans will launch on the 18th of June. This step is the latest delivery milestone for ... Read More

London Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019 08:40

Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway sent passenger numbers soaring, securing the airport its 30th month of consecutive growth Figures reveal the UK’s busiest airport welcomed ... Read More

London Heathrow: Recording another record

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019 08:58

London Heathrow is recording another record. More passengers than ever before – Heathrow achieved its 29th consecutive month of growth, welcoming a record 17.9 million passengers in Q1 2019 Award-winning service – ... Read More

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 17:05

More than 40 airlines and over 60 represented airports have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India and Africa – co-located with Arabian Travel Market 2019 and ... Read More

LHR: New Royal Family members mean new London Heathrow Terminal Names

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019 06:29

London Heathrow Airport is set to rename its four terminals as the airport prepares for the arrival of the new royal baby, expected sometime in the spring. The newest terminal, ... Read More

NY Visit: Creative approaches to traditional spaces

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 30, 2019 21:23

Architectural Digest Home Design Show Delivers 40,000 people (approximately) attended the AD Home Design Show earlier this month. Architects, interior designers, retailers and wholesalers, students and journalists, artists and gallery ... Read More

Barbados Tourism announces solid 2018 performance

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019 02:10

CEO of the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI), William ‘Billy’ Griffith, has revealed that Barbados enjoyed a 2.7% increase in stay-over arrivals last year, compared to the corresponding period in ... Read More

Emirates debuts new lounge at FCO Rome airport

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 5, 2019 00:12

Emirates premium customers who leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci the main Italian airport can now count on higher levels of comfort and convenience, thanks to the opening of the ... Read More

British royalty to open $80 million expansion project at Cayman Islands airport

editor editor- March 2, 2019 00:04

Their Royal Highnesses, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, are set to officially open Grand Cayman’s newly-expanded Owen Roberts International Airport as part of a visit to ... Read More

Cornwall Airport Newquay announces Channel Islands link

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 21:08

Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) has today announced that from 3 June regional operator Blue Islands, a franchise partner of Flybe, will commence a new service to Jersey and Guernsey. Flights ... Read More

Etihad to fly A380 Superjumbo between Abu Dhabi and Seoul

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 19:10

Etihad Airways is set to operate Airbus A380 on its daily service linking Abu Dhabi and Seoul, effective July 1, 2019. The South Korean capital’s Incheon Airport now joins London ... Read More

Virgin Atlantic says Shalom to Tel Aviv and Good Bye to Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019 19:13

Sir Richard Branson said no to Dubai and yes to Tel Aviv as of September 25, 2019when Virgin Atlantic will start service to the Israelis largest city from London Heathrow ... Read More

New triple threat at Cornwall Airport Newquay

editor editor- February 9, 2019 01:31

Last year saw Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) make some exciting announcements for both new and existing customers. New charter holiday provider Superbreak announced short breaks to Iceland (Q1 2019) which ... Read More

The hidden costs of ‘kiss & fly’ drop-off lanes at UK airports

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019 16:20

With many consumers intent on becoming more eco-conscious in 2019, UK travelers may not appreciate the environmental damage and negative consequences of their ‘kiss and fly’ lift to the airport. ... Read More

UK’s top 10 airports pre-flight dining ranked

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 18:30

Britain’s 10 biggest airports were ranked for pre-flight dining by the UK flight and travel comparison site that has analyzed the online ratings, prices and vegetarian options British travelers spend ... Read More

FAA grounds all flights at Newark airport after drones seen flying nearby

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019 03:29

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ordered a ground stop at Newark airport on Tuesday evening, after drones were seen flying over the nearby airfield, disrupting air travel in the New ... Read More

London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 14:53

Thousands of passengers have been affected by drones flying over the UK's second busiest airport's runways. London's Gatwick Airport's runway has been shut since Wednesday night, as devices have been ... Read More

It’s not only FRAPORT or LHR: Also Europe’s regional airports are taking off

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018 18:20

When thinking about airports in Europe, most travel professionals are thinking about London Heathrow, FRAPORT, Munich, Paris De Gaulle. However, Europe’s regional airports are becoming more and more popular with direct connection. ... Read More

Air Astana launches Tashkent flights from London, Paris and Frankfurt

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018 10:35

Air Astana, the Skytrax award-winning national carrier of Kazakhstan, is pleased to offer new through flights to Tashkent, Uzbekistan via its Astana hub from London Heathrow, Frankfurt and Paris CDG ... Read More

IMEX Group: Leveraging assets set to dominate 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018 05:41

2018 has been the year when interest in live events, experiential activities, women in leadership, mental wellbeing and robots skyrocketed. In 2019, IMEX Group expects all these trends to continue; ... Read More

TAM Airlines offers mobile check-in from Sao Paulo to Europe

editor editor- April 11, 2013 08:47

LONDON, England - TAM Airlines has extended its mobile check-in service to passengers travelling from São Paulo’s Guarulhos Airport to European destinations, including London Heathrow. Read More

JAL SKY SUITE 777 ready for launch on January 9, 2013 between Narita and London

editor editor- November 3, 2012 08:18

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines (JAL) will deploy the first JAL SKY SUITE 777 between Tokyo (Narita) and London Heathrow from January 9, 2013. Read More

United to launch Chicago-Shannon service, boost Houston-London options

editor editor- October 4, 2012 08:01

CHICAGO, Ill. - United Airlines today announced it will inaugurate five-times-weekly non-stop service between its Chicago hub and Shannon, Ireland, from Jun. 6 to Aug. Read More

BA returns to Dublin market

editor editor- October 3, 2012 01:26

Following the acquisition of BMI by International Airlines Group (IAG), British Airways now operates the important air link between Dublin and London Heathrow after taking over the route at the ... Read More

British Airways doubles frequency between Dublin and London Heathrow

editor editor- August 22, 2012 05:40

HARMONDSWORTH, England - British Airways has announced it is to double the number of flights between Dublin and London Heathrow on its service this winter. Read More

Air China introduces “Fast Track” immigration service at Heathrow London

editor editor- July 25, 2012 07:44

BEIJING, China - In order to further improve the service of the flights from Beijing to London, Air China introduced the "Fast Track" immigration service at Heathrow Airport London on ... Read More

Aer Lingus targets business routes as part of airport switch

editor editor- July 20, 2012 07:56

DUBLIN, Ireand - Aer Lingus is to move to George Best Belfast City Airport in the autumn after five years at Belfast International. Read More

British Airways and Jessica Ennis welcome the world to British soil

editor editor- June 22, 2012 06:48

HARMONDSWORTH, England - British Airways has revealed that millions of passengers flying to London Heathrow will be able to see a giant painting on the flight path featuring British World ... Read More

Virgin Atlantic celebrates first flight between London Heathrow and Vancouver

editor editor- May 28, 2012 04:18

Virgin Atlantic inaugural flight arrived in Vancouver on May 25 and to mark the occasion, Sir Richard Branson was joined on the steps of the aircraft by Amy Williams MBE, ... Read More

British Airways adds First and Business Class to Moscow flights

editor editor- September 29, 2011 07:53

CRAWLEY, England - For the first time, customers on British Airways' London Heathrow to Moscow service will be able to sample the airline's award-winning services in First and business class ... Read More

British Airways launches flights to Paris Orly

editor editor- January 19, 2011 03:31

CRAWLEY, England - British Airways has started its 12 services a week between London Heathrow and Paris Orly to complement its flights to Paris Charles de Gaulle. Read More

British Airways announces new flights to San Diego

editor editor- November 23, 2010 04:12

CRAWLEY, England - British Airways has announced that it will commence non-stop daily flights to San Diego from London Heathrow as a first benefit of the official launch of the ... Read More

TAM to move to London Heathrow Terminal 1 on March 28

editor editor- March 19, 2010 05:55

TAM Airlines will relocate its London Heathrow operations from Terminal 4 to Terminal 1 on Sunday, March 28, 2010, as part of TAM’s full integration into the Star Alliance. Read More

London Heathrow-Sao Paulo Guarulhos route on TAM gets first class cabin

editor editor- February 5, 2010 06:23

Reflecting the increase in premium business traffic between the UK and Brazil, TAM Airlines has introduced a new First Class cabin on its daily services between London Heathrow and São ... Read More