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80% of us now do 'Digital DIY' to save time at the airport


More than half of people taking a flight now check in online, according to London City Airport (LCY). more


LCY launches new technology for busy holiday season


London City Airport (LCY) has introduced new flight information displays (FIDs) and check-in kiosks for the holiday season. 26 brand new, state of the art, self-service check-in kiosks have more


London City Airport Wins National Responsible Business Champion Award


London City Airport (LCY) has won the All-Party Parliamentary Corporate Responsibility Group (APCRG)'s inaugural Business Champion award. Nominated by the Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP (East Ham), LCY more


Automated Flight Update Tweets for London City Airport Passengers


London City Airport (LCY) has launched a new service offering automated flight updates to passengers via social media. A customer can tweet their flight number to <a href="" more


London City Airport can fill London Airport Capacity Gap


Use of existing capacity at London City Airport (LCY) will help meet the air connectivity needs of London and the UK in the period between the Government's response to the Airports Commission more


CityJet Announces 18 flights weekly on new Cork to London City airlink


Ireland's European airline says route for business and leisure travel offers great potential CityJet, the Irish European regional airline, today announced that it is to more


SkyWork Airlines to connect London City Airport to the Swiss cities of Bern and Basel


SkyWork Airlines will offer a connection between London City Airport, on the one hand, and the Swiss industrial centre of Basel and the Swiss capital of Bern, on the other. Service will start July 19, more


Learn the Lingo for your Summer Holiday


Us Brits have a reputation for not learning foreign languages. To help change perceptions, London City Airport has published handy guides to encourage holidaymakers to use the local lingo this summer. London more


London City Airport Wins Responsible Business Champion Award


London City Airport (LCY) has been awarded a Responsible Business Champion award by the All-Party Parliamentary Corporate Responsibility Group (APCRG). The award is part of the APCRG's more


"Would You Just Sign This Multi-Million Pound Deal Here, Love"


Research into business meeting and greeting etiquette on behalf of London City Airport reveals: 34% of UK women have been called 'love', 'darling' or 'sweetheart' in a meeting 38% more


London City Airport Reveals Passengers Would Rather Take Smartphone than Suncream on Holiday


London City Airport (LCY) has asked its passengers which items they would never travel without, producing some surprising results. The list, compiled from a survey of 500 passengers setting more


New £16 Million Western Pier at London City Airport


A £16 million development programme is set to transform Departures at London City Airport. Work has begun to reconfigure the airport's Western Pier, which houses 70 per cent of its more


London City Airport uses Latest Technology for Taxi Advertising Campaign


London City Airport (LCY) has utilised the latest in advertising technology to target business travellers with its new ad campaign. The campaign, run via media planners BBVS, is aimed at business more


What's your Packing Profile?


London City Airport identifies five categories people fall into when packing for a holiday Do you come home from holiday having worn less than half of what you packed? Do you get to the pool more


New Increased Services from London City Airport


British Airways is trebling flights between London City and Geneva and making it a year-round service. The current five-a-week schedule from the Docklands airport is a winter only leisure route, more


Record Seats to the Winter Sun from London City Airport


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 more


Passengers in a Jam:


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


More Flights to Dublin Direct from the Docklands


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 more


Double Avios on London City Airport Routes


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 more


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


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 more


Paperless check-in on the rise at London City Airport


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 more


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


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 more


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


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 more


London City Airport Posts Busiest Ever February


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, more


NetJets Europe Flies the First Phenom 300 into London City Airport


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 more


Expansion of London City Airport gets Go-ahead


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 more


68% of Residents Support London City Airport Expansion


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 more


Slam Dunk for Young Wheelchair Users in East London


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 more


Record Year a Sign of Confidence, says London City Airport


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 more


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