London City Airport has released several images dating back to the early 1980s to mark the start of its 30th anniversary year in 2017.
Cologne Bonn Airport handled a record 11.9 million passengers in 2016, growing 15% year-on-year. Eurowings’ new low-cost long-haul routes contributed significantly to this, as did the growth of the low-cost carriers.
A recent study by York Aviation, commissioned by Bristol Airport, focusing on passenger leakage from the South West and South Wales to the London airports, concluded that seven million passengers are wasting almost 1,000 years in additional travel time and £182 million between them by choosing to fly out of the main London airports instead of their local airport.
Wizz Air, in partnership with Budapest Airport and the Budapest 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Bid, has revealed the livery of its Budapest aircraft – one A321 and one A320 – which will be used for the duration of the bid, until 31 August 2017.
UK air navigation services provider NATS has won a prestigious contract that paves the way for Bulgarian air traffic controllers to be trained at its state-of-the-art facility near Fareham in Hampshire. Initially, nine trainee controllers from the Bulgarian Air Traffic Services Authority (BULATSA) are attending a 10-month course at NATS’ headquarters.