Prime Minister of United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, has announced that fully vaccinated international travellers arriving will no longer need to undergo mandatory Arrivals test as of 4th February 2022.
Virgin Atlantic has announced the addition of Austin, Texas to its network. Austin will be the first new destination for the airline in the United States since 2015.
United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that England has removed pre-departure testing for international travellers.
Emirates has announced plans to reopen its lounges at 4 more airports in the United Kingdom, as the airline continues to rebuild its network.
Finnair has announced plans to boost frequency of flights and increase capacity to United Kingdom and Ireland from Helsinki, Finland.
WestJet has announced the addition of London Heathrow to its network with nonstop flights from Calgary. The airline already flies to London Gatwick Airport with nonstop flights from Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto and Halifax.
Today is the day on which the United States has reopened its borders to international travellers for the first time in nearly 20 months. To celebrate the reopening, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic performed simultaneous takeoffs from London Heathrow Airport.
Qantas’ first quarantine-free flight to Australia has landed in Sydney today. This is the first commercial passenger flight that the Australian flag carrier has operated in nearly 600 days.
Frequent flyers on British Airways will be very happy with this news. British Airways has announced that it will complete the retrofitting of its entire Boeing B777 fleet with new ‘Club Suites’ (Business Class) by the end of 2022.
United Airlines has announced that it will add 5 new flights to London in March 2022. From March 2022, the airline will be operating a whopping 22 daily flights to London from the United States.