In a first for the UK aviation industry, Heathrow has today set out its plans to expand in a carbon neutral way.
It will no doubt be accused of a publicity stunt, but London Heathrow today announced that it will waive up to £1 million in landing fees for the first airline to introduce a regular electric-hybrid aircraft service from the UK gateway.
An influx of tourists drawn to London by the recent Royal Wedding ensured that Heathrow enjoyed its busiest ever May, handling a record 6.7 million passengers (+3.1%) during the month.
London's Heathrow Airport experienced its busiest ever day for departures on March 30 when 136,000 passengers flew out of the UK hub.
Heathrow has reached a key milestone in its pledge to ‘Go Electric’ with the delivery of the 50th electric vehicle to the airport’s fleet.
Heathrow CEO, John Holland-Kaye, claims that 2016 was a milestone year for the airport, based on record traffic figures and government support for a third runway.
London's Heathrow and Stansted airports today reported their busiest ever Novembers, handling 5.7 million and 1.7 million passengers (+2.3%) respectively during the month.