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Forget football, head to sunny Alicante

28/06/2016

England and Spain have a new happier connection thanks to the launch of British Airways flights from London City Airport to Alicante. As the two countries commiserated on their joint exit from ...read more

 

London City Airport's Volunteering Fortnight is most successful ever with 375 staff hours contributed

21/06/2016

London City Airport staff spent a collective total of 375 hours volunteering this month as part of the airport's Volunteering Fortnight (31 May -12 June). Fifty-one airport staff took ...read more

 

SOME OOMPAH FOR NEW GERMAN ROUTES FROM LONDON CITY AIRPORT

20/06/2016

There was more than a bit of ‘oomph' for the launch of new British Airways flights to Germany from London City Airport this weekend with a rousing send-off from the Die Dorf Fest Kapelle ...read more

 

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

 

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

04/09/2015

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

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LCY launches new technology for busy holiday season

14/08/2015

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 ...read more

 

London City Airport Wins National Responsible Business Champion Award

15/07/2015

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 ...read more

 

Automated Flight Update Tweets for London City Airport Passengers

08/07/2015

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="https://twitter.com/LCYFLIGHTINFO" ...read more

 

London City Airport can fill London Airport Capacity Gap

01/07/2015

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 ...read more

 

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

01/07/2015

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 ...read more

 

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@spanglishincpt Please give BA a call on 02076460791 & they should be able to assist further.
@paulfmolloy Excellent, we'll pass this on to the team!
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Passengers please note we're currently experiencing technical difficulties with our flight info screens. We're working to get fixed asap.
@EmilyMiles100 Hi, please get in touch with your airline for the latest on your flight.
@finncath30 Hi, best to pop over to the Cityjet desk for further info on your flight.
British Airways launch flights to Alicante from London City Airport #FlyLCY https://t.co/UAJT537lUR https://t.co/XRm3CiGIcD
Celebrate #Wimbledon in style with Lanson Champagne available at @AeliaDutyFreeUK ! https://t.co/oPF9w4KeTt
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Dixons have been with us for almost a month now and this is the most popular product they're selling at LCY! #FlyLCY https://t.co/Fph8LmVocN
@mrmarny Genuine market research, we've been conducting these surveys for various destinations over the past few months.
@RuthOwenOBE Apologies, we'll certainly pass this on to our team to look into further.
@RCav19 For more info on your flight please get in touch with your airline directly.
@pjrea Sorry to read this, we are working to improve our terminal with more seats and shops coming soon.
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