Latest Cardiff Airport Stories
By Peter Collins ANGRY residents campaigning against plans to build an access road to Cardiff International Airport mounted a protest in Barry yesterday. The Welsh Assembly Government has asked for the public's view on three options for a road to the airport.
THE UK's main air traffic control centre suffered a computer glitch last night that saw scores of flights cancelled and delayed. The problem started just before 4pmwhen a fault occurred at one of the systems at Swanwick Air Traffic Control Centre in Hampshire.
A NORTH WALES airport that runs flights between Anglesey and South Wales wants to extend its range of routes, it was reported yesterday. The airport, which runs two daily flights between Valley in Anglesey and Cardiff, wants to introduce flights from North Wales to London and Dublin.
T his year has been the most tumultuous many of us can remember in aviation for a very long time. Globally, more than 30 airlines have gone to the wall since January.
By Andrew Picken THOUSANDS of passengers at Edinburgh Airport are set to speed up their journey through check-in with the delivery of new self- service kiosks. Airport bosses have installed ten of the terminals in a bid to tackle the queues.
By Sarah Miloudi SCORES of Welsh holiday makers are facing disappointment as the XL Leisure Group - the UK's third largest tour operator - today announced it had gone into administration.
CARDIFF Airport has signed up an airline to take over bankrupt budget carrier Zoom's flights to Canada. Flyglobe span will offer flights from Cardiff Airport to Hamilton, near Toronto, with prices frompounds 179 one-way.
BUDGET airline bmibaby has scrapped a month of flights from Cardiff to Barcelona, it emerged last night. The airline said that, as a "summer route", the Barcelona flights would normally finish at the end of October anyway.
WALES' national airport was yesterdaynamedthe best airport in the UKfor on-time performance.
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