Work has begun to dispose of the aircraft engineering assets at Birmingham and London Luton airports of former UK carrier, Monarch Airlines.
A number of European airports hit all-time traffic highs in 2018, some of the biggest upturns in traffic reported to date happening at Frankfurt (7.8%), Edinburgh (+6.5%) and London Luton (+5%).
London Luton Airport (LLA) handled a record 15.7 million passengers (+8.6%) in 2017 and expects more of the same this year.
Close to 1.5 million passengers flew through London Luton Airport (LLA) in September, a rise of 6% on the same month a year ago.
London Luton Airport enjoyed its busiest ever summer this year, handling a record 1.6 million passengers in August alone.
ACI Europe called it on Monday, it has been a good start to 2017 for Europe’s gateways and passenger numbers continued to rise across a host of airports in April.