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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.

London City in multi-million pound revamp

London City in multi-million pound revamp

14 September 2009 Airline News

London City Airport is launching a multimillion refit of its terminal building early next year. The project, which is due to be completed next year, will expand the departure area and also increase the number of security channels. The move has been prompted by the number of passengers booking online and skipping check-in and going straight to security.

London City Airport to raise flights 50%

10 July 2009 Press Release Airline News

London City Airport has been given the green light by its local council to raise its flights from 80,000 to 120,000 by the end of next year. The expansion is expected to generate £26 million for the local economy as well as creating of 957 jobs.The Borough of Newham said it had agreed to the 50 percent increase in the number of flights, despite objections from environmentalists over the increase in volume of greenhouse gases.