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London City Airport Successfully Reduces Carbon Emissions

28/07/2014

London City Airport has been recognised for its increasing commitment to reducing its carbon footprint by Airport Carbon Accreditation, an initiative of ACI (Airports Council International) Europe. CY ...read more

Flybe to Provide Continuity on Vital Link to Aberdeen

23/07/2014

Prime Minister David Cameron welcomes news that Europe's largest regional airline is stepping in to retain twice-daily flights to Aberdeen Flybe, ...read more

Private Sector Influences Education Agenda in London Borough

18/07/2014

Major Newham employer develops learning resource for primary schools. Primary school pupils in the London borough of Newham are to benefit from a pioneering project, ...read more

London City Airport Holds onto Top Spot as Most Punctual Airport in the UK

11/07/2014

London City Airport (LCY) has most flights on-time in Q1, 2014 LCY has been most punctual airport consistently since April 2012 LCY also records shortest average delay at ...read more

23/06/2014

British Airways is celebrating the start of the great summer getaway by making sure no-one mixes business with leisure at London City Airport. As the airline gears up for its busiest summer ...read more

'Silent’ Start to Summer for Holidaymakers

23/06/2014

British Airways is celebrating the start of the great summer getaway by making sure no-one mixes business with leisure at London City Airport. As the airline gears up for its busiest summer ...read more

Fire evacuation statement - 17 June 2014

18/06/2014

A spokesperson for London City Airport said: “A late-running passenger trying to stop a flight to Frankfurt triggered the fire alarm. The alarm was triggered around 2.45pm and a full evacuation ...read more

Five Projects in Five Days

02/06/2014

London City Airport supports National Volunteers' Week Five projects, five days, 40 volunteers... London City Airport's first ever Volunteers' Week got ...read more

Europe's First Luggage Transfer Service Launches at London City Airport

22/05/2014

A brand new service for air travellers launches today [22 May] at London City Airport (LCY). The first business of its kind in Europe, AirPortr provides a secure luggage transfer service, designed to ...read more

London City Airport Voted One of World's Top 10 Stunning Landings in 2014

13/05/2014

London City listed as a top global airport approach alongside Nice Côte D'Azur, Rio and Gibraltar, in travel poll conducted by PrivateFly. London City Airport is one of the world's ...read more

Flybe announces major expansion with five year deal at London City Airport

23/04/2014

• Routes to/from London City to provide UK regions and Ireland with direct access to the Capital• New routes from/to Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin, Inverness and Exeter to commence ...read more

London City Airport Maintains Position as Most Punctual Commercial Airport in the UK

16/04/2014

London City Airport (LCY) had the most flights on time of all the UK's airports during the last quarter of 2013 - the seventh consecutive period that the only airport actually in London ...read more

Links of London store opens at London City Airport

01/04/2014

The iconic British jewellery retailer Links of London has opened its first compact store at London City Airport [LCY]. The store offers a wide selection of women's jewellery ...read more

Incident Update

27/03/2014

Business is returning to normal at London City Airport following an earlier technical incident onboard Swiss flight LX437, which was due to depart to Geneva at 14.55 on Thursday 27 March 2014. ...read more

Earlier disruption

27/03/2014

London City Airport can confirm that a technical issue occurred onboard Swiss flight LX437 due to depart to Geneva at around 15.00 on Thursday 27 March 2014. 74 passengers and four crew were ...read more

Extra Flights Take Off From London City

27/03/2014

British Airways starts the summer season from London City this weekend with new routes to Florence in Italy and Rotterdam in Holland taking off from the Docklands airport. There ...read more

London City Named Airport of the Year at Industry Awards Ceremony

11/03/2014

London City Airport has been named Airport of the Year in its category at the 2014 Air Transport News Awards. The only airport actually in London picked up the accolade for the best airport ...read more

London City Airport Train Connections Top Survey

25/02/2014

London City Airport is the easiest London airport to reach by train, according to a survey by Which?. The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) scored 81 per cent in a customer survey, based on overall ...read more

Airport Employs Staff from 28 Different Countries

17/02/2014

London City Airport (LCY) is an international business in more ways than one, reporting that its workforce is made up of 28 different nationalities. More than 2,000 people work at LCY, with ...read more

Thamesmead Community Veg Stall Trading Secured For Six Months

04/02/2014

The future of a community fruit and vegetable market stall in The Moorings, Thamesmead has been secured for the next six months, thanks to a donation from London City Airport. The ...read more

Airport Staff Volunteer To Help Community Projects

23/01/2014

Kind-hearted employees at London City Airport did more than their fair share for good causes last year, giving the equivalent of 12 weeks of their time. Workers from baggage ...read more

London city airport maintains position as most punctual airport in UK

14/01/2014

London City Airport (LCY) is still the most punctual airport in the UK, according to official statistics. Data released by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) shows that LCY ...read more

Bloomberg Announces Immersive Brand Experience at London City Airport

09/01/2014

First Bloomberg Hub will deliver enhanced connectivity to business travellers in a dynamic, living environment London, 9th ...read more

London City Airport Gives £5,000 Towards Building School Music Block

07/01/2014

A new music block facility at Gallions Primary School is a step closer to completion thanks to a £5,000 donation from ...read more

2013 - A Record Year for London City Airport

07/01/2014

London City Airport [LCY] has reported record passenger numbers for 2013, making it the most successful year since the airport opened in 1987. LCY, the only airport actually ...read more

Average Briton Has Visited Seven Countries

02/01/2014

A survey of 2,000 people for London City Airport has found that the average person in the UK has visited seven countries in their life. The research, published today, found that almost one third ...read more

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Aurigny launches London City to Guernsey service, to see timetables and to book visit http://t.co/2gHneh9Z8c
Flybe to provide continuity on vital link to Aberdeen, find out more http://t.co/8jzBDXgkHs.
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RT @cityjet: Due to Thunderstorms in the Amsterdam area we are experiencing some disruption to our @londonCityAir network this morning.
@deplanque Hi we have sent your tweet onto the terminal team for action. Thank you for your feedback.
@Hayley_Spicer hi we're are sorry to hear this. If you would like to send the details to online@lcy.co.uk we would appreciate it.
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@sarahecullen80 @cityjet @AerLingus Cityjets lost baggage number is UK: 020 76 60 60 60 Ireland: 01 525 1823...
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@JamesAHay Have a great weekend in Switzerland, James.
@ErikMoralesMdo Hi Erik, if you would like to contact us, you can do so by emailing online@lcy.co.uk - thanks.
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