In December 2020, Wizz Air will add a second A320 to its new base at Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport. Together with expanding the fleet, the airline will launch five new services to the Italian cities of Bergamo, Venice, Bologna, Turin, and Catania, starting in December 2020 and March 2021.
Heathrow Airport has reported that COVID-19 continues to weigh on travel demand, with a drop in passenger numbers of over 95% compared to the start of last year’s summer season. Heathrow stands ready to host the UK’s first pilot ‘Test-on-Arrival’ procedure from Collinson and Swissport.
Loganair, the UK’s largest regional airline, and Blue Islands, the growing Channel Islands-based airline, have formed an extensive partnership to offer their customers a broad new range of regional air connections across the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.
Eastern Airways has confirmed the start date of 17 August 2020 for another new route from Southampton Airport to Dublin as part of its expansion plans at the south coast of England airport.
International flights resumed from London City Airport on 10 July 2020, as the UK Government’s ‘Travel Corridors’ policy came into effect. The return of flights to popular European holiday destinations has been met with massive demand from travellers.