London Heathrow International Airport

New Option for London Heathrow Airport?

Original post was published on December 24, 2014 with update to include the latest final Airports Commission report results on July 1, 2015.

London has been suffering from over capacity for many years. While many assessments and studies were performed, a concrete solution has not been finalized. Many ideas such as expanding London Gatwick Airport (IATA Airport Code – LGW), building a new airport at the Thames and building a new runway(s) at London Heathrow Airport (LHR) have been floating around with many opponents.  Back in November, a former Concorde captain Gwyn Topham introduced a new advertising campaign for his radical idea named the Heathrow Hub. What is it about?

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British Airways Boeing 747

British Airways Adds Enhanced Economy Meals For Purchase

British Airways

Following a successful implementation of its pre-order meal service for its First, Club World and World Traveller Plus passengers (refer to our coverage of this new service), British Airways (BA) is expanding this program to World Traveller passengers flying its hub at London Heathrow International Airport (LHR) to selected international cities starting in May 12, 2015.

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Qatar Airways A380

Qatar Airways Moves Up Second Daily Airbus A380 Service to London

Qatar Airways

Doha to London Heathrow luggage tag

Doha to London Heathrow luggage tag – Infographic created by Experience The Skies on April 20, 2015 (All Rights Reserved)

Due to passenger demands, the Gulf airline decided to move up the date for its second daily Airbus A380 service from its hub located in Hamad International Airport (DOH) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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