Flights hit by air traffic control strike in Italy

Airlines using Italian airspace face disruption today as air traffic controllers walk out on strike. Flight cancellations have also been confirmed by airline in the...

Delta restarts Dublin-Atlanta seasonal service

Delta Air Lines will restart its seasonal nonstop flight between Dublin International Airport and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, effective March 30, 2015. The daily...

Lord Deighton to become Heathrow chairman

6 days ago Heathrow Airport has today announced that Lord Paul Deighton will succeed Sir Nigel Rudd as chairman of the board when he steps...

Delta Air Lines reports strong profits for March quarter

4 days ago Delta Air Lines today reported financial results for the March 2016 quarter, including adjusted pre-tax income of $1.56 billion, a $966 million...

Air Astana launches MyUpgrade online tool

6 hours ago Air Astana, the national carrier of Kazakhstan, has launched MyUpgrade, an innovative online tool that enables existing economy class customers to bid...

United to resume Newcastle-Newark service

United Airlines has launched its nonstop service between Newcastle and its New York hub, Newark Liberty International Airport, will return in summer 2016.  The...

Delta adds daily service between LA and Shanghai

Delta Air Lines plans to begin daily nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport and Shanghai-Pudong Airport on July 9, 2015, pending U.S. Department...

Chancellor Merkel welcomes new Lufthansa traffic control centre

3 days ago German chancellor Angela Merkel has visited the Lufthansa Group in Frankfurt. The visit to the facility was occasioned by the opening of the...

Heathrow appoints chief financial officer

Heathrow Airport Holdings has appointed Michael Uzielli as Chief Financial Officer. Michael is currently Finance Director for British Gas where he has helped drive...

Hainan Airlines to launch Manchester-Beijing route

Hainan Airlines will launch a Beijing-Manchester route in June of 2016, the first nonstop service between the two cities. HNA Group Chairman Chen Feng said:...

Scandinavian Airlines welcomes latest A330-300 to fleet

7 hours ago Scandinavian Airlines has become the first European airline to receive the new 242-tonne Maximum Take-Off Weight variant of the A330-300. The aircraft was...

Etihad Airways appoints new leadership in Greece

Etihad Airways has appointed Philip Philippou as its new general manager for Greece. Philippou has more than 30 years of travel industry experience in senior...

Emirates signs US$16bn OnPoint deal with GE Aviation

3 days ago Emirates has signed a US$16 billion OnPoint solution agreement with GE Aviation for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the GE9X engines...

Heathrow Launches Car Rental Comparison Service

Heathrow has launched a dedicated online service to give passengers a convenient and transparent comparison of car hire options at Heathrow. The service was developed...

London Gatwick set for busiest ever Bank Holiday weekend

London Gatwick is set for its busiest ever August Bank Holiday weekend as 580,000 passengers plan to travel through the airport. The figure is an...

Qatar Airways extends hunting trophy ban

5 hours ago Qatar Airways has announced the extension of its existing embargo on transporting hunting trophies to encompass all species identified by the Convention...