London Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow says it is still losing 6.2M passengers, 92% traffic per month

London Heathrow Airport is still serving 6.2 million passengers ‒ 92.1% ‒ less than it was before the pandemic, the airport’s April 2021 figures show.   ...


UK CAA rejects Heathrow’s request for £2.6bn – allows just £300M

The UK CAA agreed to enhance the regulatory asset base to Heathrow airport by only £300 million instead of £2.6 billion as it was requested....


What is the status and future of aviation's largest hub airports? [VIDEO]

While many predictions were made on what the future of aviation will look like, how will the world's leading airport hubs look like in the future?...


British Airways fined for breaching slot regulations at LHR

British Airways bit off more than it can chew, as the airline was fined for breaching slot regulations at London Heathrow Airport (LHR), its home hub....


British Airways flight forced to land over burning smell in cabin

A British Airways plane flying from the United Kingdom to Italy had to make an emergency landing at Heathrow airport shortly after takeoff after passengers reported a smell of burning and a member of the flight crew felt unwell....


Weather at Heathrow ruins symbolic British Airways 747 take-off

British Airways (BA) bid a farewell to its final two Boeing 747-400 aircraft based at Heathrow Airport (LHR), the United Kingdom. The iconic jumbos were scheduled to depart synchronically on parallel runways for the very last time on October 8, 2020. However, cloudy and rainy weather conditions ruined plans....


Passenger infects 15 others on Vietnam Airlines long-haul flight

On September 18, 2020, the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE) in Vietnam released a research article, revealing how a single passenger infected 15 others during a Vietnam Airlines flight and challenging the health security of long-haul travel....


Vistara’s new Dreamliner soars for 1st time from Delhi to London

Vistara’s Boeing 787 Dreamliner completed the first special non-stop flight between Delhi (DEL), India, and London Heathrow (LHR), UK, on August 28, 2020....


SpiceJet continues long-haul odyssey with London-Heathrow slots

The odyssey of SpiceJet starting operating long-haul flights continued, as the airline announced that it has acquired slots at London Heathrow Airport (LHR)....


Virgin Atlantic announces resumption of services

Virgin Atlantic announced that starting July 2020, it will gradually ramp up its services to various international destinations. Most of the services are set to return in August 2020:...