All posts tagged "London City Airport"

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    Planning Application Submitted for Expansion to London City Airport

    London City Airport (LCY) has submitted a planning application for permission to expand its current infrastructure to...

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    London City Most Punctual UK Airport

    London City Airport has once again recorded the best on-time performance for any of the 10 airports monitored in the UK, for scheduled flights. Achieving an on-time rate of 86% during the period January to March 2013 and the shortest average delay of just 8.22 minutes, this compares with an average on-time...

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    London City Airport Named Best in Europe in Its Size Category

    London City Airport has been named the best airport of its size in Europe at an industry awards ceremony. The 9th annual ACI Europe Best Airport Awards took place in Istanbul on Monday 10thJune, where LCY was announced as the winner of the 1-5 million passenger category for the second year running....

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    £50,000 and False Teeth Left at London City Airport

    Where can you find £50,000 in cash, a bag of diamonds, a Rolex watch, the key to a Porsche and a book of signed blank cheques? These are all items from the Lost Property department at London City Airport! London City Airport has published Top Tens of the most unusual and the...

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    Alitalia to Commence London City – Rome Service

    Alitalia is to expand operations at London City Airport, adding extra frequencies on its Milan Linate route and launching a new route to Rome. The airline will move from 11 flights per week on the Milan Linate route to 18 from 31st March 2013. From 1st April Alitalia will commence a new...

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    London City Voted 7th in World’s Most Scenic Airports

    London City Airport has been voted one of the world’s 10 most scenic airport landings in a poll conducted by private jet booking company PrivateFly.com. The Airport Approaches poll was conducted in December 2012 and results were generated by PrivateFly website users and from social media invitations across a range of global...

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    LCY Celebrates 25th Anniversary with £15m Terminal Upgrade

    London City Airport is today (Monday 5th November) celebrating a quarter of a century in business with the announcement of a £15 million investment programme. Plans include the refurbishment of the Western Pier, with new departure gates and improved lounge facilities, re-development of the International Arrivals Hall and enhancements to baggage handling...

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    Win a Trip for Two to Muse in London with Air France

    Air France, in conjunction with London City Airport and Marriott Hotels, is offering travel agents the chance to win a trip to London to see Muse in concert on 27th October 2012 in the O2 Arena.  The prize includes return flights for two people with CityJet to London City Airport, two tickets...

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    London City Airport Hits 25

    The only airport that is actually ‘in’ London recently celebrated 25 years in operation, with the one millionth movement using the airport on 11th July with a CityJet flight from Dublin. London City Airport had 3 million passengers in 2011 and is proud of its 20/10 proposition: 20-minute check in, from door to gate...

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    CityJet to Launch London City – Munster Service

    Air France subsidiary CityJet will launch daily flights from London City Airport to Munster Osnabruck Airport from 29th October 2012, its first route to Germany. Flights will depart London City at 07.35 Monday to Thursday, at 14.30 on Friday, 07.55 on Saturday and 16.00 on Sunday. Return flights will leave Munster at...

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    London City Airport Celebrates 1 Millionth Flight

    When CityJet flight AF5118 arrived at London City Airport from Dublin at 08.50 this morning it brought the total number of flights handled by the airport since it opened in 1987 to one million. As the unsuspecting passengers walked through the arrivals doors into the main terminal concourse, they were greeted with...

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    London City Wins ACI Europe ‘Best Airport’ Award

    London City Airport, “the only London airport actually in London”, has won the Airports Council International Europe ‘Best Airport 1 – 5 Million Passengers’ Award at the 8th annual ACI Europe Awards. The announcement was made at the ACI Europe Annual Congress in Madrid. ACI Europe counts around 400 airports in 46...

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    Collier departs for London City Airport

    London City Airport (LCY) has announced that CEO, Richard Gooding OBE, is to step down from his...

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    New CityJet Pan-European Marketing Campaign

    On Monday 19th September 2011, CityJet will launch a new £1 million pan-European multi-platform brand-building above-the-line marketing campaign that includes outdoor, print, broadcast and online creative executions. The five-week campaign will focus primarily on the London region but will also run across Ireland (Dublin), Scotland (Edinburgh and Dundee) and the Benelux countries....