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New UK-Holland Link

May 31, 2011 0

A LINCOLN, UK-based corporate travel company plans to start a Doncaster Robin Hood (DSA) to Amsterdam (AMS) scheduled service in September. HiAir aims to deliver a double daily Business Class service with a 19-seat BAe […]

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New Southampton Lounge

May 30, 2011 0

SOUTHAMPTON AIRPORT in the south of the UK has developed a brand new executive facility, called the ‘Breeze Priority Lounge’, for business and leisure passengers. Located upstairs in the Departure Lounge, it is available to […]

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New subsidiary airline for SIA

May 27, 2011 0

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has announced that it is creating a new subsidiary airline operating widebody aircraft on medium- and long-haul flights. The new carrier – which has not yet been named – is described by […]

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British Airways opens windows to new Microsoft app

May 25, 2011 0

British Airways (BA) has become the first UK airline to offer Mobile Boarding to Windows Phone 7 users, in partnership with Microsoft. The new app provides customers with instant access about their next BA flight […]

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German airports reopen after disruption

May 25, 2011 0

Germany’s airports are returning to normal after this morning’s ash cloud disruption. On Wednesday May 25, driven by prevailing winds, the ash cloud swept across Germany from east to west. Berlin Airports, the management company […]

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Volcanic Disruption Continues

May 24, 2011 0

Over 250 flights have been cancelled due to drifting ash from Saturday’s volcanic eruption in Iceland. The aftermath of the Grímsvötn eruption has disrupted flights over Scotland and the north of England. Airports, including Glasgow, […]

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Agreement Reached on BA strike

May 12, 2011 0

British Airways and the Unite union have announced that they have reached an agreement to settle their long-running industrial dispute. The agreement will now be put to a ballot of the union’s members. This dispute, […]

Airports

Coventry's Expansion Plans

May 12, 2011 0

SIR PETER Rigby, who bought Coventry Airport, UK, last April, has announced a major scheme that he says could create up to 10,000 jobs by 2015. The vision of Sir Peter, the chairman of Coventry […]

Airports

Sydney Airport Celebrates its Centenary

May 12, 2011 1

ON APRIL 18, 2011, Sydney’s Kingsford-Smith Airport celebrated the 100th anniversary of the first flight made from the site.  New Zealander Captain Joseph Joel Hammond took off from what was then the Ascot Racecourse in […]

Airports

UK's Plymouth City and Bristol Filton to Close

May 12, 2011 0

THE RESPECTIVE owners of two British airports have announced their facilities will be shut down. The Sutton Harbour Group (SHG), owner of Plymouth City Airport, UK, has announced that the airport will close in December. […]