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…..

Average national meal limits for business travellers revealed in American Express Global Business Travel whitepaper

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has launched its meal expense whitepaper, ‘Savings for Cravings’. While air and hotel expenses have been a core focus…..

Economic growth versus environmental concern – the case for and against the abolition of air taxes in Scotland

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed the devolved government of the country will reconsider its plans to abolish air travel taxes after agreeing to a…..

Americans are happy to pay more than a third more for a non-stop flight than Britons but expect a shorter layover if they can’t fly direct

Wherever we may travel, navigating layovers in unfamiliar international airports can be a little bit daunting – and sometimes, boring. For those who often travel,…..

Is the Welsh Dragon starting to roar? Capital gains in Cardiff as traffic rises, with good prospects for the summer ahead

The latest decade could be described as a tough one for Cardiff airport, which serves the Welsh capital city. However, a look at its operational…..

Virgin Trains had proposed a radical new system for rail ticketing, but faces end to all UK operations after franchise renewal disqualification

You would expect radical ideas from a brand operating under the Virgin name, but a completely new way to sell long distance train travel in…..

Britain remained hot for corporate travel hotel bookings in 2018, but will that strong demand remain during a current year of ongoing political uncertainty?

Advantage Travel Partnership, one of the UK’s largest independent travel agent and travel management companies, revealed that hotel occupancy levels across the UK regional capitals…..

Nashville International caps off record growth as British Airways ups service to London

Nashville International airport capped off a surge in passenger growth during 2018 with the debut of new British Airway s (BA) service to London Heathrow…..

JetBlue believes a refreshed mint cabin will attract the corporate demand to support its trans-Atlantic network aspirations

Many say the jury is out on low-cost long-haul with the collapse of Primera Air and WOW air over the past two years testament to…..

British Airways brings together years of history as heritage livery aircraft sit side-by-side at Heathrow

As part of its 100-year birthday, British Airways has painted four of its current fleet of aircraft into former  liveries of the national carrier. After…..

Flybe’s restructuring and reduction in jet operations could have a wide UK airport impact

Flybe is in the process of consulting with employees at its Cardiff and Doncaster-Sheffield operations over plans to restructure and reduce jet operations at locations…..