Luton Airport News

Luton Airport strike set to go ahead

Luton Airport strike set to go ahead

yesterday Airline News

Strike action at Luton Airport is set to go ahead over the Bank Holiday weekend. Baggage handlers at Luton Airport have voted to reject a new pay offer from their employer Menzies Aviation which workers say fails to recognise their hard work and the rising cost of living.

CAA data reveals London Luton Airport sees longest delays

CAA data reveals London Luton Airport sees longest delays

4 days ago Airline News

London Luton Airport is the worst in the UK for delays, according to figures compiled by the Press Association. Using data from the Civil Aviation Authority, the organisation found passengers at the airport could expect an average delay of 19.7 minutes on each flight.

Wizz Air adds new routes from Luton base as fleet expands

Wizz Air adds new routes from Luton base as fleet expands

26 March 2018 Airline News

Wizz Air has launched two new routes from its London Luton base following the arrival of two new Airbus planes. Flights to the Slovakian capital Bratislava will operate daily, while flights to the Italian port city of Bari will operate on Wednesdays and Sundays until April 18th, before increasing to four times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

London Luton Airport celebrates anniversary with parliamentary exhibition

London Luton Airport celebrates anniversary with parliamentary exhibition

31 January 2018 Airline News

London Luton Airport is hosting a week-long exhibition at the palace of Westminster to celebrate its 80th anniversary. The event kicked off with a reception at the house of commons earlier, attended by a number of ministers and members of parliament including the secretary of state for transport Chris Grayling and aviation minister Baroness Sugg.

Busiest summer ever at London Luton Airport

Busiest summer ever at London Luton Airport

8 September 2017 Airline News

Some 1.6 million passengers flew through London Luton Airport in August, a 6.8 per cent rise compared with August 2016 and the 41st consecutive month of growth. This year also marked the busiest summer in the airport’s 79-year history.