British Airways (BA) first trialled its food pre-ordering technology to First and Club World (business class) and World Traveller Plus (premium economy) passengers in Summer 2014 (See News – Pre-order Meals Now Available On British Airways). The successful run led to a three wave implementation at the end of 2014 for flights from its hub at Heathrow Airport located in London, United Kingdom (LHR). This service has now been extended for flights from its other London hub at Gatwick Airport (LGW).
London Gatwick Airport (LGW) opens the remodel Pier 5 in the North Terminal.
Experience The Skies revealed its prediction for the top 3 busiest airports for 2015. (News – January 21, 2015). The following insight is an analysis of airports aiming for a spot in the top 10.
Cathay Pacific Airways (CX)(Oneworld) confirmed that it will launch a new four-times weekly service between its base in Hong Kong (HKG) and London’s Gatwick Airport (LGW) starting in September 2016.
Without a doubt, Emirates already has the most number of seats going from two London airports (Heathrow (LHR) and Gatwick (LGW)) to Dubai International Airport (DXB). This number will increase when the Middle Eastern airline operates all Airbus A380-800s starting January 1, 2016.
Turkish Airlines updated its London operations by 1. starting new flights from its hub at Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and 2. moving from the North Terminal to the South Terminal at London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
(Originally posted on December 18, 2014, Updated on December 22, 2014) Unite, Britain’s biggest union at 1.42 million members is asking its members handling check-in and cargos at London Heathrow (IATA Airport Code – LHR), London Gatwick (LGW) and Manchester (MAN) airports to go on strike on December 23 and 24, 2014. This action might significantly impact holiday travellers plans.