London’s Heathrow Airport has confirmed the plans to use its Terminals 3 and 4 as dedicated facilities for passengers arriving on flights from destinations on the government’s ’Red List’.
Iceland-based Startup airline PLAY has launched flight ticket sales to 7 destinations across Europe. The airline’s first route will be to London Stansted.
Accor has announced that it has opened Novotel Cambridge, marking the brand’s debut in the city. The hotel is one of the 1st buildings completed as part of the transformation of Cambridge North into a new urban neighbourhood, with sustainability at its heart and providing a revitalised urban gateway to the city.
Ryanair has announced that it is adding extra capacity to Portugal from United Kingdom with over 1,75,000 extra seats. The announcement comes after UK added Portugal to its ‘green list’, meaning that UK citizens and residents could visit Portugal without quarantine on their return home.
UK startup flypop has signed a lease agreement with Avolon for multiple Airbus A330 aircraft.
Emirates and Etihad airways have stopped flying to the United Kingdom from 13:00 today (29th January,2021), following the addition of UAE to the UK government’s ‘red list’ of banned destinations.
Finnair yesterday announced that it will re-start passenger flights from the UK and Ireland to Finland starting 25th January,2021.
Earlier, IH Aviation and Travel had reported that United Kingdom would require a negative COVID-19 test result from all international arrivals ‘as soon as possible’. However, we didn’t have an exact date.
The Department for Transport (DfT) said that all passengers arriving into the United Kingdom will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result taken no more than 72 hours from the start of their journey.
Singapore Airlines has resumed transit services from London to Australia and New Zealand under a special arrangement.