April 13, 2021

Flybe

Eastern Airways to restart regional routes

By Steve Hartridge, published 10/06/20 Eastern Airways will restart flights from Southampton later this month. It will initially operate a daily weekday service to Belfast City,...

Travel industry shows support for Flybe

Travel associations, agencies and suppliers have expressed their sadness at the collapse of Flybe this week, with the coronavirus outbreak proving too much for the struggling airline.

Dublin

The capital city of Ireland is also the country’s economic centre. Traditionally a hub for textile production, brewing and distilling, it is now a key financial services centre too. Meanwhile, Guinness continues to be brewed in the city some 250 years after the brewery's beginnings in 1759.

UK airlines make net zero emissions pledge

The UK Sustainable Aviation Coalition claims it has established a clear road-map to decarbonisation for UK aviation, with its members this week pledging to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

Amsterdam

A city of waterways, boutiques and bicycles, Amsterdam may seem quaint but it’s also a forward-thinking European Capital of Innovation with an entrepreneurial mindset...

Virgin Connect revealed as new identity for Flybe

Regional airline Flybe will now be known as Virgin Connect following its acquisition earlier this year by the Connect Airways consortium, backed by Virgin Atlantic and Stobart Aviation.

Virgin Atlantic reveals Heathrow expansion plans

Virgin Atlantic has released plans for future routes from Heathrow if it is awarded more flight slots when the airport's third runway opens from 2026.

Seven days: aviation round-up

Air Canada will deploy Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on its daily services between London Heathrow and Ottawa from March 29, 2020.

Flybe confirms Heathrow winter services

Flybe will continue to operate its direct daily service between London Heathrow and Guernsey this winter, it was announced this week.

Seven days: more industry news in brief

Virgin Hyperloop One has announced a development partnership with Saudi Arabia's Economic City Authority (ECA) to conduct a study to build the longest test track to date.

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