Civil Aviation

British Airways to move Beijing flights to Daxing

British Airways (BA/BAW) has announced that it will be moving all direct flights from London Heathrow (LHR/EGLL) to Beijing to tyhe new state-of-the-art Daxing airport (PKX/ZBAD). The move from the current airport, Beijing Capital (PEK/ZBAA) will take on all flights from 27th October 2019. British Airways is the first international [read more]

Virgin Atlantic (Image: The Aviation Media Agency)
Civil Aviation

Brazil set to become latest Virgin territory

Virgin Atlantic (VS/VIR) is set to launch flights to Sao Paulo, Brazil next year as it expands its network into South America. The flight from London Heathrow (LHR/EGLL) to Sao Paulo International Airport (GRU/SBGR) will take 11hrs 55 minutes and will be operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Brazil sees [read more]

Ryanair Boeing 737 aircraft

Ryanair to open new base in Toulouse

Budget airline Ryanair (FR/RYR) has announced it is to create a new base in Toulouse, France. The two-aircraft base will open in October 2019 and will serve 20 routes including 11 new ones including: Alicante (2 per week) Brest (3) Budapest (2) Lille (daily) Luxembourg (3) Marseille (Daily service) Oujda [read more]

Garuda Indonesia Boeing 777 (Image: GI)

Garuda changes Heathrow service to include Denpasar Bali

Garuda Indonesia (GA/GIA) is changing its Jakarta to London service to operate a one-way service to Denpasar, Bali. From the 22nd January 2019, Garuda will operate Jakarta (CGK/WIII) – London Heathrow (LHR/EGLL) – Denpasar (DPS/WADDS). The service operates three-times per week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays using a Boeing 777-300ER [read more]

Cityjet CRJ900

Scandinavian adds new destination from Manchester

Scandinavian Airlines (SK/SAS) has announced a new addition to its list of destinations from Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC) for Summer 2019. The airline will now fly direct to gthe Danish city of Aarhus from the 1st April 2019 and will operate 3 times weekly (SK1538/SK1537) using a Cityjet Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft. [read more]

Loganair Embraer E145

Loganair adds first German destination

Growing Scottish regional airline Loganair (LM/LOG) has added its first German destination with the announcement of a new route from Glasgow (GLA/EGPF) to Dusseldorf (DUS/EDDL). Daily flights to Dusseldorf will begin on the 31st March 2019 using an Embraer E145 regional jet which offers a fast efficient connection to Rhine-Rhur [read more]