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Hyderabad Airport resumes flight operations after two-month COVID-19 lockdown

Hyderabad Airport resumes flight operations after two-month COVID-19 lockdown

GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd, which operates Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, has announced that it is all set to provide a safe and healthy environment with a robust contactless experience for passengers. Domestic flight operations resume on 25 May 2020.

London Stansted’s eye-catching NHS tribute lights up control tower

London Stansted’s eye-catching NHS tribute lights up control tower

Stunning visuals lit up the 63m NATS Air Traffic Control tower at London Stansted Airport on 21 May 2020 in appreciation of the UK National Health Service (NHS) and key workers.

Heathrow bringing in 33% of UK’s vital medicine and equipment

Heathrow bringing in 33% of UK’s vital medicine and equipment

New UK Government data reveals the significant role Heathrow Airport has played in equipping front-line workers and hospitals in their fight against COVID-19. In March alone, Heathrow imported nearly 33% of the UK’s critical equipment to fight COVID-19, by value.

SWISS to resume flights from Geneva Airport in June

SWISS to resume flights from Geneva Airport in June

SWISS will partially resume aviation activities from its Geneva Airport base in June 2020. In total, 14 destinations are planned from 15 June from Geneva, reaching 34 destinations from 29 June.

Temperature screening equipment now being trialled at Heathrow

Temperature screening equipment now being trialled at Heathrow

Thermal screening technology is being trialled in Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 2 immigration hall to detect elevated temperatures of arriving passengers. Learnings will be shared with the UK Government to aid the rapid creation of a Common International Standard for health screening, needed to unlock global trade and travel amid COVID-19.