BAA (SP) Limited, the owner of BAA’s two London airports of Heathrow and Stansted, today announces its results for the year ended 31 December 2011.
Heathrow operating at full capacity as it achieves record annual traffic
87.4 million passengers at Heathrow and Stansted with 2% underlying growth at Heathrow
Strong service performance with highest ever passenger satisfaction at [...]
Updated for 19th December at 10:45
Heathrow is currently only handling a small number of departing aircraft. It is recommended you call your airline to see if you can fly. When traveling to the airport, public transport is recommended.
Latest update – 18th December 20:00
Current conditions -Heathrow airport is currently closed due to snow, and will remain [...]
The Boeing 747 in question, G-CIVX on flight BA117
Due to difficulty keeping a door handle securely shut, a British Airways Boeing 747 destined for New York, made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, just 11 minutes after becoming airborne.
Due to the nature of the situation, the pilots halted their climb, keeping the aircraft low [...]
UPDATE – STRIKE CALLED OFF
On Monday 16th August, the Unite union will meet to plane strike dates.
The union must give a weeks notice prior to strikes, meaning 23rd August is the first possible strike date.
The Bank holiday weekend 28,29,30th August is one potential date range the union may pick to try and increase disrupton.
The last [...]