Record Passengers for Belfast International

Belfast International Airport has recorded a fantastic start to 2016, with record passenger numbers. The airport has seen 20% more passengers using the airport in January, compared to the same month last year. The rise has been attributed to many of the airport’s popular airlines increasing frequency and larger aircraft on busy, high demand routes. […]

New Norwegian Flight Service

Low cost airline, Norwegian is to fly a charter service from Cardiff Airport to Tenerife this summer. The service will be part of a partnership with First Choice and Thomson, part of the TUI Group. The new service will be using the airline’s brand new aircraft, boasting free in-fight WiFi for passengers. Speaking about the […]

HIAL Have Busiest Ever Year

HIAL has recorded its busiest ever year in 2015. The Scottish regional airport group has seen passenger figures increase by over 45,000 which equates to an overall figure of 1,451,793 passengers cross its 11 airports. The busiest airport was Inverness, with 678,683 passengers, up by 8%. Islay was also flying high, with passenger number up […]

New Southampton to Munich Flights

New flights between Southampton Airport and Munich have been announced. BMI Regional, the eighth airline to announce its plans out of the South East airport will begin flying between the two airports from April 15th. The twice a day flights will operate Monday through to Friday; and daily on Saturdays and Sundays. 7 Speaking about […]

Growth For Belfast Airport

Belfast International has released passenger numbers for 2015, with positive results. The airport saw a 9% rise in passengers last year, which equates to 4.4 million passenger using the airport. The successful year was attributed to a number of airlines increasing their capacity after the airport saw an increased demand for new and existing routes. […]

APD Worth Billions

The controversial Air Passenger Duty tax – APD – last year brought in a staggering £3.1 billion for HMRC. Official figures released this week report that in the 10 years since the tax was introduced; the income it has brought in has gone up by 250%. In 2005 the Government raised a mere £331 million […]