Articles Tagged ‘LHR’

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

The first days of the 2014 summer timetable have brought almost 500 new routes to the world and almost as many tonnes of cakes. Use your vote to select your choice of the week for S14 Season Part 1.

Delta Air Lines introduces two new routes from Seattle-Tacoma

Delta Air Lines introduces two new routes from Seattle-Tacoma

Delta Air Lines connects Seattle-Tacoma, WA to San Francisco, CA and to London Heathrow with 41 weekly flights and daily services respectively. 

Japan Airlines adds two more international routes from Haneda

Japan Airlines adds two more international routes from Haneda

Japan Airlines starts daily flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ho Chi Minh City and London Heathrow.


British Airways expands from three London airports

British Airways expands from three London airports

British Airways launches six new routes involving London City, Gatwick and Heathrow airports.

All Nippon Airways expands long-haul network from Haneda

All Nippon Airways expands long-haul network from Haneda

All Nippon Airways adds seven new destinations across three continents from Tokyo Haneda Airport.

British Airways growing capacity in North America and Asia; new route to Austin is 19th non-stop service to US

British Airways growing capacity in North America and Asia; new route to Austin is 19th non-stop service to US

Fully 35% of British Airways’ capacity (measured by ASKs) from London Heathrow is on routes to the US, which have just seen the addition of a new route to Austin, Texas. We reveal the rest of the top 15 country markets (by ASKs) and summarise the airline’s network changes from Heathrow and London Gatwick this […]


British Airways adds Austin to its London Heathrow offering

British Airways adds Austin to its London Heathrow offering

British Airways starts new international route from London Heathrow to Austin with five weekly flights, utilising its 787-8s.

EGYPTAIR adds London Heathrow to its Luxor offering

EGYPTAIR adds London Heathrow to its Luxor offering

EGYPTAIR starts serving London Heathrow from Luxor in Egypt with weekly flights utilising 737-800s.

Aircraft size is growing at Europe's busiest airports; Heathrow passes 200-seat mark, but ranks only 27th in world

Aircraft size is growing at Europe’s busiest airports; Heathrow passes 200-seat mark, but ranks only 27th in world

Runway capacity is an issue at many of Europe’s busiest airports. We analyse aircraft size data for the last decade and reveal which of Europe’s top 20 airports have seen the biggest growth in average aircraft size. We also reveal which two European airports beat Heathrow’s figure and which airports lead the global rankings.


Leak of the week: flynas looks to launch long-haul operations in 2014

Leak of the week: flynas looks to launch long-haul operations in 2014

Currently serving regional destinations from Saudi Arabia with its all-A320 fleet, the LCC is evaluating flying to Europe in 2014 using A330s. The airline is also eyeing new routes in Iran and Morocco.

germanwings picks-up two more Lufthansa routes to London Heathrow

germanwings picks-up two more Lufthansa routes to London Heathrow

germanwings takes over Heathrow services from Berlin and Hamburg to become its third and fourth routes into UK hub.

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon's capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon’s capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Cancun Airport as it welcome its first A380 flight. We also have news from Bogotá, CityJet, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Shannon, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel.