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London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Malaysia Airlines Airbus A350-900 heads back to London Heathrow after landing gear issue

On 13 September, a Malaysia Airlines Airbus A350-900 (9M-MAF) was operating flight MH1 from London Heathrow to Kuala Lumpur. Due to a technical issue...

Air Belgium extends deal with British Airways; operating flights between London Heathrow and Abu Dhabi

Between 3 and 5 September, Air Belgium operated British Airways flights between London Heathrow and Cairo. Between 15 September and 4 October onward, the...

Freddie for take-off ! A Bohemian Rhapsody baggage handlers tribute

https://youtu.be/oWQ5K4lsucQ Mercury worked as a Heathrow baggage handler before he joined Queen in 1970 British Airways and Heathrow staff will celebrate Freddie For A...

Precautionary landing of a Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330 disrupts air traffic at London Gatwick

This morning (31 August), the single runway (*) at London Gatwick was closed between 06:30 and 07:00 (UTC +1) after a precautionary landing of...

Air Belgium to operate a few flights for British Airways between London Heathrow and Cairo

Air Belgium will operate flights for British Airways, Aviation24.be discovered thanks to forum member TLspotting. The airline, currently operating scheduled flights between Brussels South...

British Airways will axe its flights between London Heathrow and Tehran

From 22 September, British Airways will cancel its London Heathrow to Tehran, Iran route as being "not commercially viable". Only two years ago the...

London Heathrow Airport control tower evacuated

A number of planes at Heathrow Airport have been disrupted after its control tower was forced to evacuate. The alarm on the airfield meant several...

Huge grass fire near Heathrow Airport

Large fire close to Heathrow Airport is disrupting the air traffic as the visibility is obstructed due to the smoke that blows across the...

Finnair launches off-airport baggage collection and check-in service in London with AirPortr

Finnair will begin offering a new baggage collection and check-in service from London Heathrow to enhance its customer experience in partnership with leading airport...

Heathrow wins the latest battle but the war continues

While airport industry insiders and many in the UK business community will welcome this latest step towards a third runway at Heathrow, they would...

Flybe makes its mark during first year at London Heathrow

Airline’s 2018 Summer schedule features new weekend flights Choice of up to 92 flights a week to and from Scotland Two routes serving...

Airbus and London Heathrow airport celebrate 10th anniversary of first A380 flight to London

More than 200 million passengers have enjoyed the A380 experience Airbus and Heathrow airport are celebrating the 10th anniversary of A380 operations at the airport....

Oman Air helps reduce London Heathrow’s noise footprint

Airline achieves almost perfect score of 99 percent in airport’s noise league table. Oman Air, the national carrier for the Sultanate of Oman, is delighted...

Airside vehicle crash at London Heathrow airport, worker dies

Two drivers were involved in the crash on the taxiway just after 06:00 GMT. At least 20 British Airways flights have been delayed by the...

Counter terrorism police arrested 27-year-old woman at London Heathrow

Scotland Yard has arrested a 27-year-old women at London Heathrow airport today, officers from the Met's Counter Terrorism Command were in charge to make the...

78 million passengers travelled through Heathrow in record breaking year 2017

A record breaking 78 million passengers travelled through the airport in 2017, up 3.1% on last year with passenger volumes driven by larger and...

Heathrow pushes airlines to use cleaner, quieter aircraft

Heathrow Airport has announced that its environmental charges are set to increase by 7% as the airport seeks to minimise its impact on local...

Qantas opens new London Heathrow Lounge

Qantas has opened its new Qantas London Lounge at Heathrow. The airline will welcome customers into the new spacious lounge as the airline counts...

UK aviation priorities for IATA: Clarity on Brexit and expanding Heathrow

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the UK Government to shore-up its international air connectivity by focusing on a cost-effective expansion of Heathrow...

Security guards convicted over £7m Heathrow heist; one of the ‘biggest raids in British criminal history’

Two security guards who staged a fake robbery to steal £7m from their own cash-in-transit van outside Heathrow Airport have been convicted yesterday (5...