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Wednesday 21 October 2009
The new owner of Gatwick airport must not "ride roughshod" over the local community, the head of the area's conservation group said today.
Tuesday 13 October 2009
An X-ray machine that produces "naked" images of passengers was introduced at an airport today, enabling staff to instantly spot any hidden weapons or explosives.
Sunday 27 September 2009
If you like your hotels quirky, get a copy of Bed In A Tree by Bettina Kowalewski. Find some of the oddest locations to stay in, such as the German hotel shaped like a giant suitcase. Published on 1 October, by DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, price £14.99.
Friday 04 September 2009
Go-Ahead warned of a difficult year ahead as it reported annual results showing a 14.7 per cent drop in profits yesterday.
Thursday 03 September 2009
Since when has Oxford been in London? For that matter; when did Stansted, Luton or Gatwick get a London postcode?
Wednesday 02 September 2009
Striking baggage handlers at a city airport have gone back to work, it was confirmed today.
Wednesday 26 August 2009
An advert claiming a third runway at Heathrow will not make the airport dirtier or noisier has been ruled "misleading" by the Advertising Standards Authority.
Thursday 20 August 2009
An airport hit by an indefinite strike by workers in a row over jobs said it was "business as usual" today despite the walkout.
Wednesday 29 July 2009
A man was shot with a Taser stun gun by police at Gatwick Airport early today after being spotted carrying a handgun.
Wednesday 29 July 2009
A family picked up by a taxi at the airport left a sleeping five-year-old child behind in the back of the minivan - and the driver got the blame.
Monday 27 July 2009
Immigration workers have voted to strike in a row over terms and conditions, threatening disruption to holidaymakers at UK ports and airports later in the summer.
Friday 24 July 2009
Britain's busiest holiday airport was closed to all flights today after a plane was forced to make an emergency landing.
Wednesday 15 July 2009
Outlook It is hard to remember any time during the past few years when British Airways hasn't been in the thick of one crisis or another. But past troubles pale in comparison to the hole the company finds itself in today. All the various "stakeholders" seem to know it too. That is perhaps why the expected bloodletting at yesterday's annual meeting failed to materialise and; while the unions offered a little theatre outside with a colourful demo and cages full of lemmings, nobody is talking about strikes.
Tuesday 14 July 2009
Saturday 11 July 2009
Hundreds of passengers aboard a British Airways Boeing 747 preparing to depart for London from the Phoenix airport were forced to use slides to evacuate the jet yesterday night after fumes filled the cabin.
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