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Record Seats to the Winter Sun from London City Airport

15/04/2015

British Airways will be offering a record 26,000 seats from London City to Ibiza next winter. With a climate several degrees warmer than the UK and year-round leisure activities, the third largest ...read more

 

Passengers in a Jam:

15/04/2015

Jars Confiscated by Airport Security Make Tasty Deposit for Foodbank Ever wondered what happened to liquids you had confiscated by airport security? Plenty of people each year fall foul ...read more

 

More Flights to Dublin Direct from the Docklands

09/04/2015

British Airways is to add a sixth daily service between London City and Dublin linking the two major capital cities for both business and leisure customers. The announcement comes just six months ...read more

 

Double Avios on London City Airport Routes

07/04/2015

British Airways customers flying between London City Airport and Edinburgh, Dublin and the Isle of Man can collect double Avios points during the months of April and May. To celebrate the start ...read more

 

London City Airport disappointed by Mayor of London direction to refuse planning permission

26/03/2015

London City Airport (LCY) is perplexed and disappointed by the Mayor of London's direction to refuse planning permission for the City Airport Development Programme (CADP) - a scheme which ...read more

 

Paperless check-in on the rise at London City Airport

19/03/2015

More air travellers are going paperless, according to London City Airport (LCY), making better use of technology to speed up their journey. The number of passengers downloading their boarding ...read more

 

London City Airport Lists Top 10 Mother’s Day Gifts You Can’t Take Through Airport Security

12/03/2015

And the top 10 (including some that perhaps were better off confiscated) are: 10) Lavender body lotion 9) Bristol Cream Sherry 8) Aromatherapy oils 7) Honey 6) Bubble ...read more

 

London City Airport Named ‘Best London Airport’ at the 12th London Transport Awards

09/03/2015

London City Airport has been presented with a prestigious London Transport Award for being the Best London Airport. The award, announced at the 12th annual London Transport Awards ceremony, recognised ...read more

 

London City Airport Posts Busiest Ever February

04/03/2015

Edinburgh, Dublin and Amsterdam are busiest routes. London City Airport (LCY) experienced its busiest ever February last month, with a 33.4% increase in passengers compared to February 2014. Edinburgh, ...read more

 

NetJets Europe Flies the First Phenom 300 into London City Airport

05/02/2015

NetJets Europe, a Berkshire Hathaway-backed company and the worldwide leader in private aviation, today announced it has successfully obtained certification to operate its Signature Series Phenom 300 ...read more

 

Expansion of London City Airport gets Go-ahead

04/02/2015

In a step forward in easing aviation capacity in the South East, plans to expand London City Airport have been given the go-ahead. The decision, granted on Tuesday [3 February], clears the way ...read more

 

68% of Residents Support London City Airport Expansion

29/01/2015

Airport calls on Council to grant permission for development plans More than two thirds of Newham residents support London City Airport's expansion proposals, a ComRes survey has found. In ...read more

 

Slam Dunk for Young Wheelchair Users in East London

26/01/2015

A new youth wheelchair basketball is being created in East London, as the area's sporting legacy continues to inspire people in the community to get active. The Newham All Star Sports ...read more

 

Record Year a Sign of Confidence, says London City Airport

07/01/2015

A bounce-back in business travel has resulted in a record-breaking year in 2014 at London City Airport (LCY). The only airport actually in London, LCY welcomed 3.65 million passengers in the ...read more

 

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