London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

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...

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner from London Heathrow to Los Angeles returns after engine vibrations

Virgin Atlantic VS23 from London Heathrow to Los Angeles was forced to return to LHR after the pilots noticed severe vibrations in engine number...

London Heathrow Special Assistance in the Spotlight

- Airport hosts first ever Open Day for those with disabilities and mobility restrictions - 36 exhibitors took part, including charities and airlines, and passengers...

Air Canada to launch new international Boeing 787 Dreamliner routes from Vancouver

New non-stop flights from YVR to Paris and to Zurich for Summer 2018 Melbourne flights become year-round starting June 2018 following Dec-Feb seasonal service Increased service from YVR to Delhi and twice-daily...

British Airways calls on Border Force to cut immigration delays

British Airways has called on the UK's Border Force to tackle 'serious inefficiencies' that are causing British citizens and visitors to endure long queues...

“Go stand in the economy class queue, this line is for business class traveller”

Sudha Murthy is an Indian philanthropist and writer in Kannada and English. Murthy began her professional career as a computer scientist and engineer. She...

British Airways to deploy Boeing 787-9 on London Heathrow – Madrid from Winter 2017/2018

From 29 October British Airways will operate a Boeing 787-9 between two major International Airlines Group (IAG) hubs: London Heathrow and Madrid Barajas. The British...