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2009-06-01 04:00:00

Marks Significant Step Toward Completion of Alliance Facility at Terminal 4 LONDON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today SkyTeam announced that the first level of its first ever co-branded alliance lounge in Terminal 4 at London Heathrow International Airport (LHR) opens on Thursday, June 4. The two-level lounge occupies more than 1,600 square meters and offers space for more than 300 passengers. Jointly designed by the nine member and associate airlines serving Heathrow, the lounge offers...

2009-04-01 08:00:00

Alliance executives provide update on future of alliance MILAN, Italy, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyTeam today announced new initiatives that include a new alliance organization, a new managing director, a new fare pass, a timeline for the opening of its co-located facility at London Heathrow Terminal 4, and the debut of the first plane with the new alliance livery. The alliance released the news in conjunction with a press briefing in Milan by the SkyTeam Steering Committee. (Photo:...

2008-10-07 18:00:24

ATLANTA, Oct. 7, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- British Airways announced today it will move its Atlanta originating flights to London Heathrow Airport from London Gatwick Airport starting Sunday, March 29, 2009. The move to Heathrow, made possible through the Open Skies agreement signed last March between the USA and European Union, will provide Atlanta passengers the experience of arriving, departing or connecting through Heathrow's Terminal 5, the newest and most technologically advanced...

2008-09-30 00:00:24

LEADING ARTICLE The idea of replacing Heathrow should not be dismissed out of hand Those who have been following the evolution of Conservative Party policy under David Cameron might have sensed the way the wind was blowing, but yesterday's announcement still came as a surprise. Addressing the party conference in Birmingham , the shadow Transport Secretary, Theresa Villiers, pledged that a Conservative government would tear up plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport and use the money...

2008-09-27 00:00:27

By Simon Calder Six months ago this morning, tens of thousands of passengers discovered what they had been assured would be "far and away the best airport experience in the whole of Europe" was, in fact, possibly the most expensive shambles in the world. The man who made that promise was Tony Douglas of BAA - or "formerly of BAA", as he and several senior colleagues should now be described - the man who built Heathrow Terminal 5. His customer, Willie Walsh of British Airways, was equally...

2008-09-19 21:00:24

By Gail Todd If you happened to have flown through British Airways' new Terminal 5 at London's Heathrow on April Fool's Day, you might have discovered that lost luggage is no joke - but Terminal 5 is. For five years, the Brits have been touting the new terminal, which was designed to make all other terminals pale in comparison. But when the state-of-the-art equipment the airport installed to ensure speedy departures and on-time luggage arrivals for as many as 30 million passengers each...

2008-09-09 09:00:31

HOUSTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continental Airlines today announced that it will launch a third daily non-stop flight between its New York hub, Newark Liberty International Airport, and London's Heathrow Airport, effective Oct. 25, 2008 (eastbound), subject to government approval and slot approval. On the same date, it will discontinue flights to London/Gatwick Airport from both New York and Houston. Continental will continue to operate two daily flights from Houston to...

2008-08-18 00:00:27

Officials at the UK's biggest airport were working with airlines yesterday to reunite about 3,000 bags with their owners after a computer glitch caused travel chaos at a busy terminal. The problem affected the baggage and check-in system at Heathrow airport's Terminal 3 (T3) and led to delays and cancellations on Thursday night. At one point, up to 6,000 passengers were prevented from entering the terminal building after check-in was suspended. Heathrow operator BAA said yesterday...

2008-07-10 15:00:39

Baggage handlers said more than 900 bags turn up missing each day at a Heathrow Airport's new airline terminal in London. Heathrow's Terminal 5, which opened in March with a nightmare of flight and luggage handling problems, loses an average 932 bags a day, union leaders told House of Commons Select Committee members Wednesday, The Daily Telegraph reported. More than 28,000 pieces of luggage disappeared in the first few weeks of the terminal's opening and more than 250 flights were...


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