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Austrian Airlines Lands at London City Airport

30/10/2007

Airport passengers were treated to the sounds of live classical music yesterday as Austrian Airlines commenced a new service to Vienna from London City Airport.

A string quartet took to London City Airport’s apron to greet passengers off the inaugural flight on a Fokker 70 on Monday 29 October 2007.

For more information on the launch of Vienna by Austrian Airlines, see http://www.londoncityairport.com/index.php?mode=news&action=showStory&sId=1053

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Pictured L-R: Bernard Lavelle, Director of Commercial Development, London City Airport; Alexander Schnecke, General Manager, Austrian Airlines; Richard Gooding, Chief Executive, London City Airport; Blayz String Quartet; Oskar Hinteregger, Director Uk & Ireland, Austrian National Tourist Office

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