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Posh pooch shampoo, John West tuna, £40,000 cash and snow globes:

11/05/2016

London City Airport reveals the most unusual and commonly confiscated items of the year London City Airport has revealed the top 10 most common and most ...read more

 

Re-discovered promotional video makes London air travel in the 1990s look and sound amazing

04/05/2016

A nostalgic 8-minute film by London City Airport from c.1993 was found on a VHS by Air Traffic Engineer Vic Abbott - buried in his attic Retro scenes of Canary Wharf and the London ...read more

 

More Alitalia flights between London and Milan

03/05/2016

From the heart of London to the heart of Milan in less than two hours Alitalia adds more flights between London and Milan introducing a fifth daily service between London City ...read more

 

From the Docklands to the Dordogne - Tout Suite

03/05/2016

A great French icon made a flying visit to London City Airport this week to celebrate the launch of new British Airways flights to Bergerac. The vintage Citroen 2CV represented the best of France's ...read more

 

London City Airport awarded by Airports Council International for reducing its carbon footprint

26/04/2016

The Airports Council International (ACI) has awarded London City with its Stage 3 Airport Carbon Accreditation The improvement means that the airport is on course for a 20% reduction ...read more

 

London City Airport launches 5-point Newham Community Pledge as airport expansion receives support from East London businesses

21/04/2016

London City Airport has renewed its commitment to the local Newham community in a pledge distributed to over 30,000 households in the borough The five points of promise include increased ...read more

 

New research shows London City Airport enables £11 billion of European trade as London’s business decision-makers back airport’s expansion

05/04/2016

As the planning public inquiry on London City Airport expansion closes and the airport records its busiest ever single day - Oxford Economics report shows 5% of all UK exports to key European ...read more

 

New Spanish Route from London City

31/03/2016

British Airways is to launch a new leisure service to Alicante from London City to cover the busy holiday season this summer. The new flights to the heart of Spain's Costa Blanca will ...read more

 

Flybe to Provide City to City Air Link from Cardiff

22/03/2016

Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline, has stepped in quickly with the news today (23rd March 2016) that it will operate up to four 'rescue flights' on weekdays, and two a day on weekends between ...read more

 

Launch of New German Routes from City Airport

11/03/2016

British Airways is strengthening its German network and aircraft fleet at London City Airport this summer with two new routes and an additional Embraer 190 jet. New three-a-day flights will ...read more

 

London City Airport Sale Confirmed

26/02/2016

Alberta Investment Management Corporation, on behalf of its clients ("AIMCo"), OMERS, Ontario Teachers; Pension Plan ("OTPP") and Wren House Infrastructure Management Limited ("Wren House"), the infrastructure ...read more

 

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@SMcDonaldOdgers Sorry to read this, we're experiencing more congestion this morning because of the bank holiday.
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@DavidSenogles Apologies, bear with us...
@DavidSenogles Apologise for the congestion this evening, strike action in France is causing some delays
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@AnotherEdFoster Apologies for the congestion this evening, French strike action is causing some delays this evening.
@Davie_T we apologise and hope you'll bear with us
@Davie_T We're bringing you 600+ seats with the first stage opening in June.
@keelsburg we apologise for experience and thank you for your patience, we are working on it
@keelsburg Apologies strike action in France is causing some delays this evening, we are working to improve space in the coming weeks
@steveascough Evening, strike action in France is having some affect on the operation this evening, get in touch with your airline for info
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