Leaders of gateways in all parts of the north of England have written to Boris Johnson urging him to recognise the importance of aviation to his “levelling-up Britain” ambitions.
easyJet has launched its first flights this weekend to Palermo, Sicily and Pula in Croatia from Liverpool John Lennon Airport. A new route to Dalaman, Turkey will also take off, while the inaugural flight to Toulouse departs in October.
Two women have been arrested at Liverpool Airport after allegedly trying to smuggle a dead relative on to a passenger plane bound for Berlin. The 91-year-old German is believed to have died a day earlier, and that his two relatives were attempting to smuggle his body back home to avoid repatriation fees. They tried to fool check-in staff that he was just sleeping.
Business and leisure travellers are set benefit from new convenient air services to Aberdeen and Southampton as Eastern Airways launches its first ever scheduled flights from Liverpool John Lennon Airport on Monday