Top News on London Stansted

  • Low-cost legends: the Top 10 most-popular budget carriers


    ​In the week that Ryanair reported a net profit of $1.08 billion against revenues totalling $7.05 billion in 2014, our Top 10 looks at the global stars of the low-cost and leisure carrier sectors. Our data is drawn from a feature in the newly-published June issue of Airline Business, with the figures referring to the number of passengers flown within the 12-month period and the year-on-year percentage change.


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  • IATA: Virgin Atlantic sees need for IAG-Aer Lingus remedies


    ​The chief executive of Virgin Atlantic Airways sees a need for competitive remedies in the UK-Ireland market if...


  • Low-cost legends: the Top 10 most-popular budget carriers


    ​In the week that Ryanair reported a net profit of $1.08 billion against revenues totalling $7.05 billion in 2014, our...


  • AirTanker starts A330 conversion for Thomas Cook


    AirTanker is on schedule to deliver an Airbus A330-200 to Thomas Cook Airlines by May under a lease arrangement.


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  • IATA: Virgin Atlantic sees need for IAG-Aer Lingus remedies

    News | 09 Jun 2015 21:09 | Edward Russell

    ​The chief executive of Virgin Atlantic Airways sees a need for competitive remedies in the UK-Ireland market if International Airlines Group’s (IAG) acquisition of a stake in Aer Lingus moves forward.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-Virgin-Atlantic-sees-need-for-IAG-Aer-Lingus-remedies-413326/
  • SAS to return to London Stansted

    News | 04 Jun 2015 18:54 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Scandinavian Airlines is to return to London Stansted nearly 15 years after pulling out of the airport to focus on the main Heathrow hub.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SAS-to-return-to-London-Stansted-413120/
  • Low-cost legends: the Top 10 most-popular budget carriers

    News | 29 May 2015 10:08 | Craig Hoyle

    ​In the week that Ryanair reported a net profit of $1.08 billion against revenues totalling $7.05 billion in 2014, our Top 10 looks at the global stars of the low-cost and leisure carrier sectors. Our data is drawn from a feature in the newly-published June issue of Airline Business, with the figures referring to the number of passengers flown within the 12-month period and the year-on-year percentage change.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Low-cost-legends-the-Top-10-most-popular-budget-carriers-412865/
  • Thomas Cook to add new US links next summer

    News | 05 May 2015 12:26 | Oliver Clark

    Thomas Cook will add routes to Los Angeles and Boston from Manchester airport from May 2016 after agreeing a new five-year deal on airport charges with operator Manchester Airports Group (MAG).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thomas-Cook-to-add-new-US-links-next-summer-411928/
  • INTERVIEW: Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary

    News | 30 Apr 2015 10:33 | David Learmount

    Ryanair expects to carry 100 million passengers in its current financial year, and the 30-year-old Irish budget carrier seems infused with a new-found respect for its passengers. Or, as chief executive Michael O'Leary puts it: "We've moved from being cheap and nasty to cheap and cheerful."http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Ryanair-chief-executive-Michael-OLeary-411716/
  • ANALYSIS: O'Leary still at first base on transatlantic

    News | 26 Mar 2015 12:11 | Graham Dunn

    For those believing Michael O'Leary's much talked-of interest in launching a transatlantic operation is just another headline-grabbing move by the publicity-hungry Ryanair boss, developments over the last 10 days will have given them more ammunition.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-OLeary-still-at-first-base-on-transatlantic-410321/