Top News on London Heathrow

  • OPINION: Nowhere to hide from UAVs?


    ​Civilian unmanned air vehicles – usually very small ones – are already big business, and the industry is growing apace. For that reason, not only the aviation industry but also society as a whole have to decide how best to take advantage of the advances these aircraft can bring, but also contain their potential misuse or abuse.


  • Other News for London Heathrow

  • ANALYSIS: UAV studies warn of risks as industry burgeons


    Confirmation by the UK authorities that an unidentified unmanned air system was involved in a near collision with an...


  • UK authorities probe 'serious' Heathrow UAV airprox


    ​UK safety authorities have disclosed that they have been investigating an airprox incident between an Airbus...


  • ALTA: Avianca now expects first 787 in December


    Latin American airline group Avianca now expects delivery of its first Boeing 787-8 in the first week of December, and...


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  • ANALYSIS: Aer Lingus makes attractive option for IAG

    News | 19 Dec 2014 12:15 | Graham Dunn

    IAG's rejected move for Aer Lingus illustrates the progress both companies have made in clearing some of their biggest challenges as consolidation returns to the European airline agenda.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aer-Lingus-makes-attractive-option-for-IAG-407311/
  • Model in A320 encounter passed 20ft over wing

    News | 12 Dec 2014 12:23 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Investigators have disclosed that a model aircraft passed about 20ft over the wing of an Airbus A320 as the jet was on short final approach to London Heathrow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Model-in-A320-encounter-passed-20ft-over-wing-407060/
  • OPINION: Nowhere to hide from UAVs?

    News | 12 Dec 2014 10:51

    ​Civilian unmanned air vehicles – usually very small ones – are already big business, and the industry is growing apace. For that reason, not only the aviation industry but also society as a whole have to decide how best to take advantage of the advances these aircraft can bring, but also contain their potential misuse or abuse.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Nowhere-to-hide-from-UAVs-407052/
  • Delta sees $200m benefit from Virgin Atlantic stake in 2015

    News | 11 Dec 2014 18:25 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines anticipates a $200 million boost to its earnings from its stake in Virgin Atlantic Airways in 2015, as the UK-based carrier’s fortunes improve.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-sees-200m-benefit-from-Virgin-Atlantic-stake-in-2015-407027/
  • ANALYSIS: What does the Eurowings rejig mean for Germanwings?

    News | 10 Dec 2014 16:45 | Michael Gubisch

    As Lufthansa once again restructures its European network with the build-up of low-cost subsidiary Eurowings, questions hang over the future of the group's original budget airline Germanwings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-What-does-the-Eurowings-rejig-mean-for-Germanwings-406968/
  • ANALYSIS: UAV studies warn of risks as industry burgeons

    News | 10 Dec 2014 13:47 | David Learmount

    Confirmation by the UK authorities that an unidentified unmanned air system was involved in a near collision with an Airbus A320 on the approach to London Heathrow airport's runway 09L in July has put the issue of regulation in the spotlight. This is a topical issue because in just one European country in the last year the number of UAS operators rose by 350%.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-UAV-studies-warn-of-risks-as-industry-burgeons-406950/