When Did Each Of London Heathrow Airport’s Terminals Open?

Today’s London Heathrow airport is the UK’s busiest, and the third busiest in the world for international passenger traffic. It is operated through several passenger terminals, each one catering to dedicated types of airlines, flights and connections. But it wasn’t always this big. Modern Heathrow has four operational terminals, but when they were built? Photo: … Read more

Gatwick Growth: Wizz Air Adds Four More Routes

Wizz Air has unveiled the next stage of its London Gatwick expansion. Four new routes will begin this summer, along with frequency increases on some existing services. The changes – which will use non-Gatwick-based aircraft – remove two more Luton routes. As of the end of January, Wizz Air will have 25 routes from Gatwick … Read more

JetBlue predicts “very strong” summer after Omicron dip

US airline JetBlue (JBLU) expects to return to profitability in the spring and is looking forward to a “very strong” summer peak period after Omicron’s decline at the start of 2022. Like other airlines reporting their financial results this week, including Europe’s Wizz and easyJet, the recovery at JetBlue (JBLU) has been fueled by the … Read more

Legal Action Threatened In Sunwings Party Plane Drama

The organizer of the notorious chartered New Year’s Sunwing flight to Cancun from Montreal says he is planning legal action against the airline. After the maskless ‘influencer’ participants consumed copious amounts of alcohol, smoked e-cigarettes, and took over the PA system, he claims that the carrier ‘abandoned’ his guests without knowing if they would be … Read more

The Evolution Of Air Canada’s Livery

First established in 1937, Air Canada is the carrier we now know as Air Canada, with a rich history of serving Canada and connecting the world. The vector has also had an interesting evolution in the liver over the decades. In this article, let’s take a look at how the airline’s style has changed throughout … Read more

ITA Asks Its Facebook Fans To Name Its New Aircraft

In an apparent attempt to raise its profile and increase interaction with the public, ITA Airways is launching a social media survey to name one of its aircraft. The naming will be limited to Italian sporting champions, as the campaign is taking place in association with Italian sports news outlet La Gazzetta Dello Sport. The … Read more

LaGuardia Airport’s Terminal B is officially renovated

After six years, LaGuardia Airport’s $4 billion renovation of its Terminal B is officially complete. Encompassing 35 gates and 50 retail spaces, the 1.35 million-square-foot Terminal B will host American Airlines (A1G) (AAL). It also has a 3,000 space parking garage, two new pedestrian sky bridges and a series of art installations. New York Governor … Read more

Sale Complete: The Tata Group Now Owns Air India

It’s official! Air India is now a private enterprise with the Tata Group as its new owner. Tata Chairman Sons Natarajan Chandrasekaran met with government officials yesterday to seal the deal, returning the airline to its founding company after 69 years. While the journey to reclaim the lost glory of AI will be long, Thursday’s … Read more