European airline body urges for action in light of continued Brexit uncertainty

Following the recent collapse of UK regional carrier flybmi, industry body European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has written to the European Commission and UK Department…..

Whether it’s a deal or no deal, the skies still appear blue for aviation as Brexit date moves closer

Think of any word beginning with the letter ‘B’? There are thousands of options, but for most people across Europe, and the UK particularly, there…..

With high UK passenger flows into Malta, will Brexit deliver a cold front to the Mediterranean hotspot?

Malta International Airport reported that it handled 6.8 million passengers in 2018, an increase of 13.2%. The seat capacity was 8.3 million, indicating an average…..

Brussels ‘no deal’ contingency may provide Brexit safety net, but doesn’t rule out future widespread aviation, travel and trade disruption

There have been reports that the UK Government has put thousands of soldiers, sailors and air crew on standby to tackle Brexit chaos, warnings to…..

CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: Brexit: the best outcome is the status quo

The CAPA – Centre for Aviation World Aviation Outlook Summit on 27-Nov-2018 included a panel discussion on the outlook for the UK-Europe and UK-US aviation…..

While Brexit may dominate the political headlines in the UK and Europe, British holidaymakers appear seemingly oblivious to its potential impact

Whilst travel industry leaders are getting hot and bothered about Brexit, fearing long queues at passport control, a lack of agreed regulations governing flights between…..

‘Deal’ or ‘No Deal’ – IATA calls for ‘urgent action’ from UK and European Union to put in place Brexit contingency planning

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for “urgent action” by the UK and the European Union to put in place contingency planning for…..

Europe beware! Half of Brits are less likely to holiday in Europe after the UK leaves the EU

Almost GBP45 billion was spent abroad by tourists from the United Kingdom in 2017, much of that was within the European Union. But will that…..

Don’t Panic! seems to be the message from the UK’s Transport Department as Brexit deadline looms

The UK Department for Transport has issued a set of “technical notes” or guidelines on what will happen to air services to and from the…..

Ryanair reveals record London schedule for summer 2019 despite ongoing hard Brexit concerns

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary has been one of the most vocal airline executives on the possible impact of a hard Brexit on air services in…..