The TARDIS Comes to Heathrow

July 16, 2013 0

  BBC Worldwide has teamed up with London Heathrow to celebrate the longest-running television sci-fi series, Doctor Who.  From today (July 16), the airport’s passengers will be treated to a variety of exciting Doctor Who […]


BEUMER Group Awarded Heathrow Baggage Contract

July 9, 2013 0

  BEUMER Group, including Crisplant, has been awarded the project to link the baggage handling system in London Heathrow Airport’s new Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal, with the existing system in Terminal 1. Working through […]


Spending the Holidays at Heathrow

February 25, 2013 0

Caroline Cook finds out why London Heathrow has pulled out all the stops for Chinese New Year.   London Heathrow, the world’s busiest international hub, has organised airport-wide Chinese New Year celebrations to appeal to […]


Air League Argues UK’s Case

February 14, 2013 0

UK aviation organisation, the Air League, has released “an independent perspective on the Government’s Aviation Strategy”, which has been accepted as evidence for the debate by the Transport Committee. The document notes the five key […]

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Heathrow Adds £3bn to Infrastructure Bill

February 12, 2013 0

  Heathrow Airport Limited, formerly BAA, plans to spend a further £3 billion (US$4.7bn) on infrastructure development at London Heathrow, in addition to the £11bn ($17.2bn) invested since 2003. The investment forms part of the […]


Morgan Sindall Wins BA & LHR Contract

January 23, 2013 0

UK construction, infrastructure and design company Morgan Sindall has secured contracts worth £10 million (US$16m) from Heathrow Airport Ltd and British Airways. The company will undertake a contract with British Airways to modernise two aircraft […]


BAA Identity Dropped

December 4, 2012 0

The initials BAA disappeared from the UK airport scene on October 15.  From that date the facilities previously run under the BAA banner – London Heathrow, Glasgow, Aberdeen and Southampton – will each use their […]


Air New Zealand Unveils Hobbit Aircraft

November 26, 2012 0

Air New Zealand has unveiled its Boeing 777-300 aircraft which is set to become a flying billboard for the soon-to-be-released movie, ‘The Hobbit – An Unexpected Journey’. The aircraft touched down at London Heathrow on […]


BAA Drops Name for Rebrand

October 15, 2012 0

From today (October 15), Heathrow, Glasgow, Aberdeen and Southampton Airports will operate under their own stand-alone brand and the name ‘BAA’ will be dropped.  BAA (SP) Limited has changed its name to Heathrow (SP) Limited […]