Articles Tagged ‘London City’

Eastern Airways announces Teesside - Heathrow, but questions of viability given schedule

Eastern Airways announces Teesside – Heathrow, but questions of viability given schedule

Eastern Airways to begin Heathrow, bookable into winter, with hopes of a twice-daily service. We explore the market + also KLM’s offering, with 67% of passengers connecting over Schiphol.

Route launches and new route announcements (26 June - 6 July)

Route launches and new route announcements (26 June – 6 July)

Wizz Air begins Abu Dhabi; American Airlines to start Seattle – Shanghai; Air Albania to be fifth airline from Tirana to London; and much, much more.

Eastern Airways takes off to London City from Teesside

Eastern Airways takes off to London City from Teesside

Eastern Airways has begun its first London City service from Northeast England, with eight-weekly flights. The carrier is adding 6 new routes from Teesside.


BA CityFlyer adds London City - Belfast City; Belfast - London had ~3 million seats last year

BA CityFlyer adds London City – Belfast City; Belfast – London had ~3 million seats last year

As BA CityFlyer announces Belfast City from flybe’s end which saw London – Belfast City seats cut by 24%, we look at the development of Belfast – London.

Air Antwerp to resume London City on 4 May; market seen great turbulence

Air Antwerp to resume London City on 4 May; market seen great turbulence

With a new schedule of twice-per-weekday, the service will still allow day trips in both directions. Yet, market has almost yearly declines in traffic.

Award-winning London City Airport backs anna.aero in third-place London Triathlon finish

Award-winning London City Airport backs anna.aero in third-place London Triathlon finish

anna.aero’s TeamBron, sponsored by London City Airport in support of the bone marrow transplant charity Anthony Nolan, gained a third place finish in the 11,000-participant event which took place in the waters and Docklands surrounding the airport last weekend.


British Airways now serves over 20 destinations from London City; Venice and Aberdeen added this month

British Airways now serves over 20 destinations from London City; Venice and Aberdeen added this month

British Airways is gradually building up its network from downtown London City airport. Which destinations has it added in the last 18 months and which route has it dropped? How important is the domestic market and what share does BA have of the airport’s total traffic?

Riga Airport welcomes its seven millionth transit passenger since 1991; United celebrates 15 years in Birmingham; London City handles its one millionth aircraft movement

Riga Airport welcomes its seven millionth transit passenger since 1991; United celebrates 15 years in Birmingham; London City handles its one millionth aircraft movement

Latvia celebrated its independence over 20 years ago, but how many transfer passengers passed through Riga Airport since then? Which airline performed the one millionth movement ever at London City Airport? And why did Marilyn Monroe visit Birmingham?

British Airways adds Scandinavian routes from London City; now serves 14 destinations with all-Embraer fleet

British Airways adds Scandinavian routes from London City; now serves 14 destinations with all-Embraer fleet

British Airways may be synonymous with London Heathrow, but its London City network continues to evolve. Which destinations has it added (and dropped) in the last two years and how many passengers travelled on the airline’s A318 service to New York JFK in its first year of operation?


Baboo drops E-Jets, Athens and London City; will operate eight routes this winter with two Q400s, four against easyJet

Baboo drops E-Jets, Athens and London City; will operate eight routes this winter with two Q400s, four against easyJet

This winter Baboo has cut back to just two aircraft, but which routes is it still operating? What competition does it face and which other routes are no longer served? Which airlines does it still codeshare with on what routes?

British Airways announces new service from London City to Stockholm Arlanda to start in early 2011

British Airways announces new service from London City to Stockholm Arlanda to start in early 2011

The London – Stockholm market has not grown during the last decade but BA’s latest decision marks the third new service between the two cities in the space of 15 months. Apart from BA, Ryanair and SAS, who else serves the market?

London City Airport sponsors anna.aero Publisher in London Triathlon

London City Airport sponsors anna.aero Publisher in London Triathlon

London City Airport kindly sponsored the anna.aero publisher in the London Triathlon in aid of the Anthony Nolan Trust. The whole event – now the world’s largest mass-participation Olympic triathlon – took place in the superb convention, business and leisure facilities surrounding London’s fastest growing airport. Read here how LCY helped Hogan pass his $70,000 […]