London Heathrow has teamed up with British Airways, Airbus, BP, Glasgow Airport and NATS to pilot a net-zero short flight, powered by sustainable aviation fuel, from Heathrow to Glasgow Airport.
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Urban-Air Port has announced a development plan for 65 urban air mobility infrastructure hubs worldwide in partnership with Hyundai Motor Group.
The Passenger Confidence Tracker reveals demand for flights is restoring, however, rebuilding passenger confidence requires consistent global safety protocols and digital technology.
The UK government is set to re-evaluate the UK’s travel regime, as London Heathrow Airport’s passenger volumes remain below pre-COVID-19 numbers due to changing restrictions and testing requirements.
The scheme was launched to rebuild passenger confidence in flying.
As part of the UK aviation industry's post-COVID-19 recovery plan, the government urges aviation staff to access support through registering for the Aviation Skills Retention Platform (ASRP).
The EU Digital COVID-19 Certificate and the UK NHS COVID-19 Pass can now be uploaded into the IATA Travel Pass as verified proof of vaccination for travel.
The interim report outlines a reduction of passenger volumes for Gatwick, during the first half of 2021 due to travel ban restrictions, thus Gatwick’s demand for travel requirements to be simplified.
For International Airport Review, Darren MacLeod, Head of ICT and Digital Transformation at Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd, outlines the operator’s £34 million digital remote towers project - the largest project of its kind in the UK.
The partnership will study a wide range of cutting-edge developments and will see easyJet will using Bristol Airport as a test-bed to trial solutions for decarbonising operations and reducing waste.
Since the relaxation of travel restrictions in the UK, Heathrow reports that it has experienced its busiest month since March 2020, with over 1.5 million travelling passengers passing through in July 2021.
Gordon Dewar, Chief Executive at Edinburgh Airport, explains how the pandemic is not deterring the airport from their sustainable goals, in the latest installment of International Airport Review’s exclusive series.
The solar farm will be located at the eastern end of the runway and will seek to provide 100 per cent of the airport’s electricity requirements through sustainable means.
The UK government has today announced that arrivals from France to England will no longer need to quarantine if they are fully vaccinated. The step aligns France with the rest of the amber list.
The NCA warns that furloughed airport and port staff who are returning to work and who have detailed knowledge of controls and processes around the border could be targeted by organised crime groups.