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Flybe announces major London City Airport expansion

Flybe announces major London City Airport expansion

25 April 2014 Press Release Airline News

In a major expansion that will see the airline significantly boost connectivity between the UK regions and Ireland to and from London, Flybe is delighted to announce that it has signed a five-year agreement with London City Airport (LCY) to commence domestic and international operations to/from London City with effect from 27 October 2014. Routes are on sale immediately.

Bloomberg links with London City Airport for new campaign

Bloomberg links with London City Airport for new campaign

10 January 2014 Airline News

Bloomberg and London City Airport have announced a three-year agreement to install an immersive, technology-driven Bloomberg brand experience brought to life across a number of physical and digital touch points within the airport. Opening in spring 2014, the first Bloomberg Hub will enhance the experience of close to 3.4 million customers who pass through LCY each year.

London City Airport draws focus east

London City Airport draws focus east

20 November 2013 Airline News

London is moving east – that’s the message from business leaders in London’s Royal Docks today. As London City Airport launches a report on its future plans, businesses and developers are calling for more recognition of the huge investment taking place in and around the Royal Docks, which they are calling the ‘Crown Jewels of East London’. 

London City Airport presents plans to double passenger numbers

London City Airport presents plans to double passenger numbers

20 September 2013 Airline News

London City Airport has submitted a planning application for permission to expand its current infrastructure to accommodate up to 120,000 flight movements per year, a level already permitted under an application granted in 2009. The proposals will also allow the airport to double its passenger numbers - to six million - over the next ten years, while continuing to attract inward investment into east London and acting as a catalyst for the regeneration of the area.

London City Airport sees strong passenger numbers in July

London City Airport sees strong passenger numbers in July

13 August 2013 Airline News

London City Airport has seen a sharp increase in passenger numbers, with 25 per cent more fliers making their way through the terminal in July than last year. In total a record 328,155 passengers were recorded during the month, up by 12,600 from the same period of 2012.

London City Airport sees record passenger numbers

London City Airport sees record passenger numbers

14 June 2013 Airline News

The only airport in central London had its busiest ever month, week and day in May, peaking at 15,697 passengers on Friday 23rd to total 315,514 - the highest monthly figure in its 26 year history. The figures represent an increase of almost 20 per cent compared to May 2012.

London City Airport seeks growth with new commercial strategy

London City Airport seeks growth with new commercial strategy

27 January 2012 Airline News

London City Airport is to focus on inbound growth for 2012 and beyond, dedicating a large proportion of the year’s marketing activity to key European hubs and substantially increasing resources within the commercial division. This activity will complement working closely with airline customers through planned airline marketing activity, extending the reach of the campaigns through personal interaction with targeted audiences.

Record year for London City Airport

Record year for London City Airport

4 January 2012 Airline News

London City Airport saw more than three million passengers pass through its gates in 2011, latest figures have revealed, as the airport ends the year on a high. The airport reported a growth in passenger numbers, recording a 7.6 per cent increase for the year when compared to 2010.

New chief executive for London City Airport

New chief executive for London City Airport

15 November 2011 Airline News

London City Airport has announced chief executive, Richard Gooding, is to step down from the role after 15 years and join the board as a non-executive director. Declan Collier, currently chief executive of the Dublin Airport Authority, will assume the role.

London City Airport’s punctuality soars in 2011

London City Airport’s punctuality soars in 2011

10 September 2011 Press Release Airline News

London City Airport’s on-time performance continues to beat all other UK airports. Statistics recently published by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) marked London City Airport’s arriving and departing scheduled services at 89% on time, three percentage points higher than any other major UK Airport.