Airports

Friday, October 19, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

Plane

Priti Patel MP calls for 'outright abolition' of Air Passenger Duty

Priti Patel MP calls for 'outright abolition' of Air Passenger Duty

Conservative MP Priti Patel has called Air Passenger Duty "regressive" and says the government should strive for "outright abolition" of the tax.

Friday, February 23, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018

Homeless man arrested for 'stealing half a million euros from airport'

Homeless man arrested for 'stealing half a million euros from airport'

Homeless man arrested for 'stealing half a million euros from airport'

It is claimed the man took the money from a Loomis office, but he says he no longer has the stash

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018

London City Airport closed due to Work War Two bomb discovery

London City Airport closed due to Work War Two bomb discovery

London City Airport closed due to Work War Two bomb discovery

A bomb from the Second World War has been discovered in the River Thames

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

LG Electronics to unveil robots to rival jobs at supermarkets, hotels and airports

LG Electronics unveil robots to work in supermarkets, hotels and airports

LG Electronics unveil robots to work in supermarkets, hotels and airports

The robots will be unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Man applauded by plane passengers for shutting down racist woman

Man applauded by fellow plane passengers for shutting down racist woman

Man applauded by plane passengers for shutting down racist woman

A white woman allegedly told an African-American he shouldn't be in the priority boarding queue

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Seven-year-old girl manages to board flight without ticket on her own

Lone seven-year-old girl manages to board flight without ticket

Lone seven-year-old girl manages to board flight without ticket

The girl ran away from her parents near Geneva’s central railway station

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

'Drunk air passengers are not dealt with as it's not in commercial interests'

'Drunk air passengers are not dealt with as it's not in commercial interests'

'Drunk air passengers are not dealt with as it's not in commercial interests'

Former pilot Terry Tozer says authorities, airlines and airports are passing the parcel on the issue

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nasa creates new system which could help reduce flight delays

Nasa creates new system which could help reduce flight delays

Nasa creates new system which could help reduce flight delays

Nasa has created a system called Flight deck Interval Management, which allows planes to automatically communicate with control towers

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Electronics ban: 'If airport security doesn't comply, the UK may ban fights altogether', says aviation commentator

Electronics ban: 'UK will ban flights from these airports completely if they don't comply'

'UK may eventually cancel all flights from airports on electronics ban list'

Aviation commentator Julian Bray discussed the UK's ban on large electronic devices being taken on flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia in hand luggage

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

San Francisco airport hires LiLou the therapy pig to calm stressed passengers

San Francisco Airport hires LiLou the therapy pig to calm stressed passengers

San Francisco Airport hires LiLou the therapy pig to calm stressed passengers

San Francisco airport has hired a therapy pig to help calm stressed passengers, whilst they wait for their flights

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

Airports - where grown men and women throw hilarious tantrums

Airports - where grown men and women throw hilarious tantrums

Airports - where grown men and women throw hilarious tantrums

Travel issues at airports make people got a little bit bonkers

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Airport expansion: Boris Johnson "right for all the wrong reasons" to dismiss Heathrow

Airport expansion: Boris Johnson 'right for all the wrong reasons' to dismiss Heathrow

Boris Johnson 'right for all the wrong reasons' to dismiss Heathrow expansion

Aviation expert Julian Bray highlighted the reasons why Gatwick airport needs to be expanded

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Black Lives Matter protest: 'They've used this disruption to say look, we need to have a conversation', says director of Operation Black Vote

Black Lives Matter protest: 'They've used London City Airport demo to demand a conversation'

Operation Black Vote says the Black Lives Matter protest is beneficial

Black Lives Matter staged protest on the runway of London City Airport about the UK's environmental impact on black people

Flights disrupted at London City Airport due to Black Lives Matter protest

'Around 7 arrested' after Black Lives Matter protest at London City Airport

'Around 7 arrested' after Black Lives Matter protest at London City Airport

Members of the campaign group chained themselves together to protest against the environmental impact on the lives of black people from airports

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Frankfurt Airport evacuated after a security breach

Frankfurt Airport evacuated after 'security breach'

Frankfurt Airport evacuated after 'security breach'

A reported breach has meant several terminals have been evacuated

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

A trade body has insisted it's important to "keep the problem in perspective" after figures showing more than 440 people have been held on suspicion of being drunk in an airport or on an aeroplane in the last two years prompted a government review on the way alcohol is served at airports.

Plea for "perspective" as government looks to crack down on airport boozing

Plea for "perspective" as government looks to crack down on airport boozing

The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers has said that, despite more than 440 cautions, "more evidence is needed" before the government changes the rules on alcohol sales at airports…