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Manchester Airport leads MAG to successful 2017

Manchester Airport leads MAG to successful 2017

7 days ago Airline News

Last year saw continued growth at MAG, the UK’s largest airports group, as its three airports saw increased demand from passengers and airlines for flights. Manchester Airport grew 8.5 per cent year-on-year to serve 27.8 million passengers in 2017, more than have ever flown from Manchester before.

Emirates to launch London Stansted route in June 2018

Emirates to launch London Stansted route in June 2018

20 December 2017 Airline News

Emirates today announced that it is to launch a new daily route from London Stansted to Dubai on June 8th next year. With its strategic position close to the tech and pharma hubs of Cambridge and Peterborough, Emirates will be the first Middle Eastern airline to operate out of the popular north-east London airport.

Air Harrods celebrates milestone anniversary at Stansted Airport

Air Harrods celebrates milestone anniversary at Stansted Airport

22 November 2017 Airline News

Air Harrods is celebrating its 20th year of operation at London Stansted Airport this November. Air Harrods was founded when the former owner of the famous Harrods Knightsbridge store expanded his personal helicopter fleet and decided to offer luxury helicopter services to the open market for charter.

MAG calls for UK-wide aviation strategy

MAG calls for UK-wide aviation strategy

18 October 2017 Airline News

The government’s new aviation strategy should set out an ambitious plan for improving international connectivity from UK airports as part of its vision for a new global Britain, according to MAG.

MAG airports see strong growth in UK over summer

MAG airports see strong growth in UK over summer

11 September 2017 Airline News

MAG airports saw continued growth in their busiest month of the year, as together they served 6.6 million people in August. The growth is being driven by airlines putting on more seats to more destinations for August holidaymakers than ever before.

MAG sees continued growth at UK airports

MAG sees continued growth at UK airports

14 August 2017 Airline News

MAG owned airports in the UK saw continued growth in both passenger numbers and cargo tonnes flown in July. Manchester Airport, the only airport in the UK with two runways apart from London Heathrow, grew 7.4 per cent year on year to handle more than three million passengers in July.