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London City Airport to introduce the UK’s first digital air traffic control tower in pioneering step for British aviation

19/05/2017

London City Airport is to become the first UK airport to install a digital air traffic control tower - operational in 2019 The digital solution is a multi-million pound investment ...read more

 

Sun, sea and… jumbo jets? London City Airport survey of aviation enthusiasts finds St Maarten in the Caribbean is a plane spotter’s paradise

15/05/2017

St Maarten is renowned for its pristine beaches and year-round sunshine - but it's also the best place in the world to plane spot, show findings compiled by London City Airport. A ...read more

 

London City Airport partners with the National Autistic Society as part of drive to improve passenger experience for all

28/04/2017

London City Airport has teamed up with the National Autistic Society to host a series of Open Days to help make the airport a more accommodating and less daunting place for passengers on the autism ...read more

 

London City Airport to host Lord Mayor's Hot Air Balloon Regatta as part of 30th birthday celebrations

27/04/2017

London City Airport will accommodate the first mass cross-London flight to launch from a major airport, when it plays host to the annual Lord Mayor's Hot Air Balloon Regatta® in June this ...read more

 

London City Airport reveals new outdoor ‘City Welcome’ advertising site

26/04/2017

London City Airport has unveiled a new premium digital welcome site for advertisers, prominently located by the entrance to the airport's Private Jet Centre on the Connaught Road roundabout - ...read more

 

From London City Airport's runway to the catwalk runway of Milan

25/04/2017

Some new young fashion models line up on the runway at London City to celebrate the launch of new British Airways flights to the catwalk runways of Milan. The first of the double-daily flights ...read more

 

London City Airport launches 30th Anniversary Community Sponsorship £30,000 Fund

24/04/2017

A new £30,000 fund to support local charities and organisations which enable significant and positive change for communities near London City Airport has been created to mark the airport's ...read more

 

London City Airport announces Declan Collier to stand down as CEO

21/04/2017

London City Airport today announced that Declan Collier has decided to stand down as CEO. An international recruitment firm has been appointed to undertake a search for a new CEO and Declan will be ...read more

 

London City Airport's job scheme helps its 600th Newham recruit enter the workplace

03/04/2017

The Take Off Into Work job scheme, run by Newham Workplace and London City Airport to help local people into employment, has placed its 600th recruit into a job at the airport. To mark the occasion, ...read more

 

London City Airport recognised at Skytrax World Airport Awards 2017

21/03/2017

Just a fortnight after picking up the Airport of the Year award at the London Transport Awards, London City Airport was classified as winner of the Best Airport Category for airports handling up to ...read more

 

Have a blooming lovely Mother's Day with a weekend in Amsterdam or further afield

21/03/2017

Whisk your Mum to Amsterdam - or one of London City Airport's 45 destinations - this weekend and treat her to seven million flowers, rather than just the usual bouquet. March ...read more

 

London City Airport bolsters its premium offer with new Business Lounge

15/03/2017

London City Airport's new Business Lounge will officially open on Monday 20 March, offering a premium customer experience for all passengers at the reasonable price of £35 per person. The ...read more

 

Sir Terry Morgan joins London City Airport to succeed Roy Griffins as Chairman of the Board

07/03/2017

After more than ten years, Roy Griffins is to retire as Chairman of London City Airport. Roy has overseen a period of outstanding growth at the airport and leaves the business in excellent shape to ...read more

 

London City Airport crowned Airport of the Year at the London Transport Awards

06/03/2017

London City Airport has further reason to celebrate its 30th anniversary year having collected the award for Airport of the Year at the 14th Annual London Transport Awards on Thursday 2 March 2017. The ...read more

 

A Decade of Growth for BA CityFlyer at London City Airport

06/03/2017

British Airways is celebrating a decade of success and growth of its regional airline business. BA CityFlyer, the wholly owned British Airways subsidiary, with its headquarters in Manchester, ...read more

 

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

 

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