DATA SPOTLIGHT: London Heathrow Airport

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Heathrow boss claims third runway will deliver ‘more hub capacity’ than France and Germany, making UK the ‘best connected country in the world’

A record 80.9 million passengers travelled through London’s Heathrow airport in 2019, delivering the ninth consecutive year of growth, despite the capacity-constrained status of the…..

Security by definition has needed to be varied, disruptive and invasive, but can technology finally keep our skies safe while minimising the impact on travellers

Aviation security has evolved in its role to keep us safe during our travels as threats have changed. From hijackings to hold luggage bombs, back…..

Norwegian secures access to London Heathrow, but will it actually utilise its three weekly return slots?

European budget carrier Norwegian has openly stated that after years of rapid growth that it is firmly now focused on profitability. A recent network review…..

British Airways works with Hangar 51 accelerator programme partner to bring AI to its airside operation and boost punctuality and safety

British Airways says customers flying from London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 can expect a faster getaway as the airline employs latest artificial intelligence and wearable tech…..

Heathrow set for new heights – hub on-track to top 81 million annual passengers buoyed by growing North American traffic and African connectivity

Latest performance metrics from London Heathrow suggest that the UK’s largest hub and still one of the world’s largest international airports, will see growth again…..

Heathrow’s third runway and other UK aviation infrastructure again under threat, this time obliquely from the environmental lobby

Just when Heathrow Airport thought it had fought off the final challenge to its implementation of a third runway by way of the recent rejection…..

British Airways outlines new services to support connecting passengers at London Heathrow

British Airways (BA) is working to ease connections for its passengers at London Heathrow through a range of initiatives and services. These include the adoption…..

Air China Group to solidify leading status in China-Western Europe aviation market through Shenzhen Airlines subsidiary

Flag carrier Air China has interestingly decided for subsidiary Shenzhen Airlines to expand to Europe, choosing London Heathrow Airport as the airline’s inaugural intercontinental destination……

British Airways’ flagship London – New York route is worth more than a billion dollars

British Airways (BA) has always worked hard to protect its offering in the London – New York market. For a long time its flights to…..

London Heathrow’s controversial third runway is cleared for take-off by British MPs… but the big question is will it actually get off the ground?

It has taken a long time coming – many decades in fact – but London’s largest airport and one of the world’s main international gateways,…..