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London City Airport

Surf Air Relocates to London City

Subscription based private carrier Surf Air is relocating its London operations from Luton to London City from December.  The company says it is making the move following feedback from its members. Simon Talling-Smith, CEO of Surf Air Europe, said: “Surf

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London City Goes Digital

London City Airport (LCY) has unveiled plans to become the first in the UK to feature a digital air traffic control tower.  The multi-million-pound investment – undertaken in partnership with NATS – will see the city centre hub relocate its

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Falcon 8X Cleared for LCY

Dassault’s flagship model, the Falcon 8X, has been approved to operate at London City Airport (LCY).  LCY’s steep approach and restrictive noise abatement regulations make it one of the most challenging airports to fly in and out of in Europe.

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TAP to Serve London City

Portuguese flag carrier TAP has announced plans to launch a new service from Lisbon to London City Airport, it’s third destination in the British capital after Heathrow and Gatwick.  The flights, which start on October 29, will operate twice-daily Monday

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KLM Returns to LCY

KLM has resumed services between Amsterdam/Schiphol and London City Airport after an absence of nearly eight years.  The inaugural flight touched down in Docklands at 07:20am this morning (February 6). “We’re delighted to be back in the heart of London

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Flybe’s Airbridge Service to Continue

British regional carrier Flybe has confirmed it will extend its Cardiff to London City Airport service indefinitely. The multi-frequency schedule had been introduced as an interim measure, intended to maintain links between the two capitals during the planned closure of

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Green Light for London City Expansion

Government approval has been granted for London City Airport’s £344m transformation project. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, confirmed that planning permission had been granted for the City Airport Development Programme (CADP), which includes the construction of seven new aircraft

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City Airport Sold

Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has completed the sale of London City Airport to a consortium of Canadian pension funds – Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Borealis Infrastructure and AimCo – as well as Kuwait-owned infrastructure investment company, Wren House.  

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