London's Heathrow Airport broke the 80 million passengers per annum milestone in 2018, accommodating 80.1 million (+2.7%) during a record breaking year.
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.
Heathrow is encouraging travellers to go one step further in capturing their holiday moments this year by asking them to capture their perfect 'Sound Escapes', creating an even more evocative way of capturing memories than a classic photo.
Virgin Atlantic has called on Border Force to take action as international visitors to the UK are being greeted by wait times of up to two and a half hours to clear immigration.
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 Heathrow will now have its clean and waste water services provided by a single supplier – Affinity for Business.
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.