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Andrew Scott

Senior PR Manager

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Director of Corporate Affairs

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Royal Docks Meet the Buyer event

London City Airport CEO urges local businesses to bid for new opportunities

Exporting is Great campaign unveiled at London City Airport

Minister for Export and Trade Promotion Baroness Fairhead visits London City Airport to meet airport's CEO and SMEs

Aviation Minister Baroness Sugg visits London City Airport

The Minister meets CEO Robert Sinclair to hear about the airport's development as Government announces Aviation Strategy next steps

Eastern Airways to operate Aberdeen service

Eastern Airways, a franchise partner of Flybe, is to take over operating the Aberdeen – London City route on Monday 7 May 2018

Airport plays Brian Eno 'Music for Airports'

Seminal ambient album installed in terminal to mark its 40th anniversary

DLR strike: Services by TfL

between Canning Town & London City Airport lessens impact on airport passengers

London City Airport records busiest week ever

with over 100,000 passengers and prepares for Easter getaway traffic

London City Airport wins Skytrax award

for Best Airport in the World under 5m passengers

'It's About Time': London City Airport

launches new digital and print advertising campaign alongside brand new website

Brits Abroad:

the average person in the UK has visited 9.58 countries - 37% more countries than in 2013

BAM Nuttall win major contract

London City Airport awards BAM Nuttall major contract for concrete deck extension

Return to business and usual

London City Airport praises expert bomb disposal teams following return to normal flight operations

WW2 ordnance discovery at London City Airport

A chronological list of statements are below, in relation to the discovery of an unexploded WW2 ordnance in...

The first UK airport to ditch plastic straws

Plastic straws are no longer available in any of London City Airport’s food and drink outlets...

4.5 million passengers used LCY in 2017

Amsterdam no.1 destination following 16% growth on route at London City Airport

“WhatsAppy Christmas!”

43% of Brits use instant messaging app to say Merry Christmas to relatives abroad

Inspiring 200 East London teenagers

London City Airport inspires 200 East London teenagers to consider future STEM careers ahead of its £430 million development programme

London City Airport signs 10-year deal with NATS

London City Airport has chosen to continue its relationship with NATS as its air traffic service provider for the next...

Winter is coming

to London City Airport with British Airways

TAP Portugal launch Lisbon service

TAP’s operation between London City Airport and Lisbon launched on 29 October 2017, with the inaugural flight taking off at 7:50pm.

Photography exhibition to mark 30th anniversary...

Of London City Airport charts decades of growth and stunning changes to its Docklands location

London City Airport celebrates 30th anniversary

and reveals updated artists' impressions of airport after £400m development

London City Airport enlists 80s drinks legend

and former Savoy Hotel Head Bartender to create signature cocktail for airport’s 30th birthday

London City Airport crowned Airport of the Year

for 2017 by European Regions Airline Association

VLM Airlines returns to Antwerp route

After an absence of more than nine years, VLM Airlines will be flying again on the historic route between Antwerp Airport...

Wilma Allan announced as new Chief Finance Officer

LCY today announced that following an extensive search and selection process that Wilma Allan will be appointed as its new CFO

£30,000 in grants

from 30th Anniversary Community Sponsorship Fund

An uplifting 30th birthday celebration

for London City Airport as the 2017 Lord Mayor’s Hot Air Balloon Regatta takes off

Praised by CAA for improved disabled passenger assistance

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has improved its rating of London City Airport’s quality of assistance for disabled passengers...

SWISS becomes world’s first...

airline to serve London City with the Bombardier C Series

Robert Sinclair to replace Declan Collier as CEO

London City Airport today announced that following an international search and selection process, Robert Sinclair will be appointed as CEO..

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