A Loganair Saab at London City Airport (Image: TransportMedia UK)
New Routes

Loganair to move Dundee service to London City

Loganair (LM/LOG) will move its Dundee to London service to London City Airport (LCY/EGLC) from March 2020. The Public Service Obligation (PSO) route currently connects Dundee to the UK’s capital via Stansted but the move to London City will put those flying on the route directly into the heart of [read more]

British Airways Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

British Airways to fly direct to Portland in 2020

British Airways (BA/BAW) will become the only airline flying direct from the UK to Portland, Oregon all year round when it launches its new direct service on 1st June 2020. The new route to Portland (PDX/KPDX) will operate 5 times-per-week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from London Heathrow [read more]

Ryanair Boeing 737-800

Ryanair: New route to Girona from Southend

Irish budget airline Ryanair (FR/RYR) has announced a new route from London Southend Airport (SEN/EGMC) to Girona, Spain. The route will operate twice-weekly from April 2020 forming part of the Summer 2020 schedule at what is rapidly becoming a key airport for Ryanair. Ryanair’s Eimear Ryan said: “Ryanair is pleased to [read more]

Manchester Airport (Image: TransportMedia UK)

Manchester Airport reports record-breaking Summer

Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC) has recently reported its Summer passenger numbers which show that the airport not only achieved the busiest single day in its history but over the summer 19.9 million people used the airport. During August, over 100,000 passengers a day used the airport and the summer peaked on [read more]

Boeing 737 Max (Image: The Aviation Media Agency)
Engineering, Leasing & Finance

Boeing to suspend 737 Max production

US Airframer Boeing has said it will suspend production of its 737 Max aircraft next month. Boeing had continued with the production of the model which has been grounded for the last 9 months following two fatal crashes of the type linked to a flaw in the flight control software. [read more]

A Loganair Saab at London City Airport (Image: TransportMedia UK)

Loganair announces a raft of route upgrades

Scottish airline Loganair (LM/LOG) has announced a number of route and service upgrades for 2020 including two new international routes from Scotland. Both new routes are from Edinburgh Airport (EDI/EGPH) and are a five-times-weekly service to Hanover, Germany and a three-times-weekly service to Esbjerg, Denmark. Other service upgrades include the [read more]

What the Qantas Airbus A350-1000 will look like
Engineering, Leasing & Finance

Welsh Wings for Project Sunrise as Qantas selects Airbus

Australian airline Qantas (QF/QFA) has announced that it has selected Airbus aircraft to form the backbone of its Project Sunrise project to operate regular non-stop flights from Australia to London and New York. The airline has selected Airbus A350-1000XWB aircraft which is great news for the United Kingdom as not [read more]