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KLM Returns to London City Airport for the first time in almost 8 years

06/02/2017

Today, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and London City Airport launched a new route between London City and Amsterdam, with the inaugural flight landing at 07:20 this morning. The first flight from ...read more

 

British Airways offers almost 2 million seats and a new Skiathos route from London City

01/02/2017

British Airways is offering almost two million seats from London City Airport this summer and launching a new three-times-a-week service to Skiathos. It is the third Greek Island route, alongside ...read more

 

Truman's launches Brick Lane Brews café-bar concept at London City Airport

26/01/2017

Truman's East London's iconic brewery has launched Brick Lane Brews, a new café-bar concept, at London City Airport. This new venture sees the brewery expand its offer to serve ...read more

 

Unseen retro photos of London City Airport released to mark the start of the 30th anniversary year

11/01/2017

30 images have been published, including 5 unseen pictures by longstanding air traffic engineer Vic Abbott showing how the airport and surrounding skyline ...read more

 

London City Airport welcomes record-breaking 4.5 million passengers in 2016 ahead of £344m development

09/01/2017

Expanding routes, investment in facilities and the continued convenience of the only airport actually in London has led to a record-breaking year for London City Airport (LCY). In 2016 the airport, ...read more

 

Does your work give you a workout? New research from London City Airport suggests airports could be one of the most active workplaces

02/01/2017

London City Airport has surveyed the levels of activity for various roles including airline cabin crew, aircraft marshallers, airport managers and the on-site fire brigade Baggage handlers ...read more

 

Don’t let Christmas get confiscated – London City Airport offers advice on the festive items to avoid in your hand luggage

20/12/2016

As the festive getaway continues at London City Airport, during which over 190,000 passengers are expected to travel, the airport has published advice to passengers with Christmas gifts and edible items ...read more

 

London City Airport inspires East London pupils to pursue careers that will shape the UK economy

08/11/2016

Over 100 students from 11 schools in Essex and London met on Thursday 3 November at London's ExCel Centre to discover more about science, technology, engineering and maths-based (STEM) careers, ...read more

 

London City named best regional airport in the world

28/10/2016

London City Airport has been named the best airport of its kind in the world, picking up the Regional Airport of the Year award at the CAPA World Aviation Summit in Amsterdam last night [27 October]. Organisers ...read more

 

London City Airport CEO responds to Heathrow decision

25/10/2016

Declan Collier, CEO of London City Airport, said: “Today's announcement is good news for business, good news for tourism and good news for Britain; a new runway in the South East ...read more

 

London City Airport Statement

21/10/2016

A spokesperson for London City Airport said: "We apologise to passengers for the inconvenience caused today when an alarm was activated, triggering a full evacuation of the airport terminal. ...read more

 

London City Airport appoints former I.T. guru as Chief Operating Officer

20/10/2016

London City Airport has announced the appointment of a new Chief Operating Officer, following the departure of Darren Grover. Alison FitzGerald, who joined the airport in 2014 as Chief Information ...read more

 

London City Airport implements real-time customer feedback system

18/10/2016

Passengers can express their level of satisfaction with the London City Airport experience by pressing ‘emoji' buttons at 16 different locations in the terminal The cutting ...read more

 

Flybe service between London City Airport and Cardiff to continue

17/10/2016

Following an overwhelming response from the business community, Flybe has taken the commercial decision to extend the service between Cardiff and London City Airport while demand exists. Tickets for ...read more

 

London City Airport is the first UK airport to introduce state-of-the-art full-body scanner for passengers

12/10/2016

The airport has completed the first UK trial of the Quick Personnel Security scanner R&S QPS200 from Rohde & Schwarz Passengers stand with their arms slightly away from ...read more

 

Flybe flights between London City Airport and Cardiff take off on track

12/09/2016

Leading regional airline new daily flights to London City will boost vital travel links between capital cities over six week closure of Severn Tunnel Flybe, Europe's largest ...read more

 

Recruitment Drive for New Pilots

07/09/2016

British Airways is recruiting new pilots for its expanding fleet of Embraer jet aircraft at London City Airport. An ambitious recruitment programme is launched this month to find both direct ...read more

 

SUN-AIR to start new route between London City Airport and Bremen

01/09/2016

The Danish airline SUN-AIR, a franchise partner of British Airways for the last 20 years, opens two new routes from Bremen to both London City and Manchester on Monday 31 October. As a consequence of ...read more

 

Queue the music: London City Airport is the first UK airport to play tunes to passengers during security screening

23/08/2016

In a first for UK airports, London City Airport has started playing a mixture of ambient electronica and upbeat acoustic music to passengers as they go through the airport's main security ...read more

 

Major boost for UK and London economy as London City Airport receives planning permission for expansion

27/07/2016

London City Airport has today received planning permission for expansion from the UK Government which will enable the airport to welcome 6.5 million passengers by 2025 and inject £1.5 billion ...read more

 

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