A record 80.9 million passengers (+1%) passed through London Heathrow in 2019 to cement its status among the top ten busiest airports in the world, while Munich enjoyed a healthy 4% rise in throughput when handling 47.9 million passengers.
Chicago O'Hare (ORD), Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta (ATL) and London Heathrow (LHR) remain among the world's best connected mega hubs, according to OAG's Megahubs Index 2019.
London Heathrow to New York-JFK is Europe's busiest international scheduled service, according to Routesonline, which today revealed that almost three million passengers travelled on the 5,500 kilometre route in 2018.
Louis Vuitton has unveiled a new Pop-Up outlet in Heathrow's Terminal 4 ahead of the opening of a permanent store in November 2018.
London's Heathrow Airport experienced its busiest ever day for departures on March 30 when 136,000 passengers flew out of the UK hub.
It appears to have been a very good summer for the UK's airports as London's Heathrow Airport has become the latest gateway to announce a record breaking August.
London Heathrow has revealed that its customer satisfaction levels hit an all-time high in the last quarter of 2016, whether that will be enough for it to win an award in ACI's annual Airport Service Quality (ASQ) passenger satisfaction awards will be revealed shortly.
Jacobs Engineering Group has been awarded a four-year contract by London Heathrow to provide airport planning and engineering services to support its sustainable expansion.