Tag Archives: London Borough of Hillingdon

27May/17

Passengers left in confusion as BA cancels flights after global IT outage

HEATHROW AIRPORT, LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (MAY 27, 2017) (REUTERS) – British Airways has cancelled all its flights from London’s two biggest airports until Saturday (May 27) evening after a global computer system outage caused confusion and chaos.
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27Oct/16

UK lawmaker from PM May’s party resigns after Heathrow decision

Conservative lawmaker Zac Goldsmith, a vocal opponent of the expansion of Heathrow Airport, announces his resignation from parliament after Britain’s government backed the $22 billion project.

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25Oct/16

British transport minister announces Heathrow expansion plans

British Transport Minister Chris Grayling confirms to lawmakers that the government will back plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport, ending 25 years of decision.

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06Sep/16
British Airways A318 at London City Airport

Air passengers face lengthy delays at City airport after BA glitch and Black Lives Matter protest

Passengers face lengthy delays at London City Airport, after a British Airways computer fault and a protest by Black Lives Matter shuts the runway.

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03Jan/16

Villages, activisits band together in squat camp to protest third runway at Heathrow

An eco-squat camp joins forces with local villagers to protest the expansion of Heathrow airport, Europe’s busiest aviation hub, as Britain awaits a decision by Prime Minister David Cameron.
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11Dec/15

Villages, activisits band together in squat camp to protest third runway at Heathrow

An eco-squat camp joins forces with local villagers to protest the expansion of Heathrow airport, Europe’s busiest aviation hub, as Britain awaits a decision by Prime Minister David Cameron.

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01Jul/15

Airports Commission says Britain should build third Heathrow runway

Britain should build a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport, a government-appointed commission into the country’s airport capacity said in a report that could cause a political headache for Prime Minister David Cameron.

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20Jun/15

Flight stowaway plunges 1000 Feet to death in London

UK (Next Media) – A man remains in critical condition in a hospital after surviving a 10-hour flight in the undercarriage of a British Airways flight from which another stowaway appears to have plunged to his death.
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