Air Malta promises more flights to London this winter

If you love going Christmas shopping on Oxford Street, there’s good news! Air Malta has promised to operate more flights than ever to London this winter. The airline said eight services would fly between Malta and Heathrow or Gatwick every day as part of its new winter schedule. Air Malta said it hoped to increase […]

British Airways axes Cairo flights over security fears

British Airways has suspended all flights to Cairo for seven days as ‘a security precaution’. The airline announced on Saturday evening that all flights into the Egyptian capital were halted. A statement said: ‘We constantly review our security arrangements at all our airports around the world, and have suspended flights to Cairo for seven days […]

Police ask plane spotters to help spot drones at Heathrow

Police have appealed to plane spotters to help keep watch of the skies over Britain’s busiest airport after drones grounded flights. The Met is seeking applicants for an unpaid scheme which issues plane spotters at Heathrow Airport with an identity card, allowing them to be easily identified by authorities when they are in the vicinity […]

Heathrow Airport runway reopens after drone sighting

Flights have resumed at London’s Heathrow Airport after it grounded arrivals and departures following reports of a drone sighting. Europe’s busiest airport said it was working with police to ‘prevent any threat to operational safety’. Planes finally started to take off again at 6.30pm, but it was unclear how many flights would be delayed in […]