Britain

Citing recovery, easyJet ups capacity plans for final three months of 2021

‌easyJet says recovery is underway, announcing plans to increase its capacity for the final three months of 2021...


UFO? ULA rocket re-entry provides spectacular sight over Europe’s skies

A rocket burning up upon re-entry to Earth provides eerie sight in night skies over Europe  ...


Airlines sees bookings “surge” after UK eases travel restrictions

The UK has eased some of its travel rules for vaccinated passengers, leading some companies to report a surge in bookings  ...


“No logical reason”: British airports urge COVID travel testing shake-up

The operators of Heathrow and Stansted airports have called on the UK to simplify COVID travel rules, with passenger numbers still slow to recover  ...


easyJet rejects takeover approach, raises $1.7B in rights issue

 Britain’s easyJet rejects a takeover approach and says it will raise $1.7 billion to help it out of the pandemic  ...


Wizz Air breaks into British domestic market

Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air expands into Britain by connecting Jersey (JER) with Cardiff (CWL) and Doncaster Sheffield (DSA)....


Opinion: Can software predict pilot fatigue?

More and more airlines are turning to software packages that claim to be able to determine, with scientific accuracy, how fatiguing a roster will be. But how do these systems work, and can they really determine how fatigued a pilot will be during a given roster? ...


Opinion: Airbus departure from Britain?

Mark Johnson lists five things you need to know to understand Airbus relationship with Britain....


Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 gets the green light from EASA

On July 23, 2018, the Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 received formal certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)....