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Over a third of British travellers are safe bet bookers, Skyscanner

A third – over 38 percent – of British travellers considers themselves ‘safe bet bookers,’ according to a survey by leading travel search website Skyscanner. In trying to understand the booking behaviour of travellers, Skyscanner had identified five distinct flight-booking […]

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Europe Strikes Disrupt Flights from UK

The aviation industry was severely affected on Wednesday of this week, following a call for industrial action by the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) in several European countries. Flights


easyJet Warns of Flight Disruption in Europe

easyJet, the UK based airline, has announced a warning for its passengers flying to various destinations in Europe of a possible industrial action. The airline is expecting hundreds of


Why do you always catch a cold on a plane?

Are you one of those people who always catch a cold when they've been on a long flight? It's well documented that airplane cabins are an excellent place


UK Government’s Sustainable Aviation Policy Runs into Controversy

The UK Government has recently released the First Draft of its Sustainable Framework for UK Aviation. Commenting on the report, Darren Caplan, chief executive of the Airport Operators Association

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British Travellers Regularly Pay For Excess Baggage

British travellers can easily land themselves with excess baggage charges if they do not take more care when packing for their travels, according to a survey conducted by

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Ticket Payment By Mobile Popular With Passengers

A large percentage of Airline passengers are keen to pay for their airline tickets using mobile devices, according to the results of a study that have just been


Airline ‘Storm’ Means Cheaper Flights and Airport Transfers

Cheaper flights and bargain airport transfers sounds like a great thing for holiday makers. But what is actually going on in the airline industry at


Budget Long Haul Flights Would Be Popular Says Survey

A survey carried out by Skyscanner, a UK-based flight cost comparison company, has revealed that the majority of those polled would welcome the option of

skiing Announces New Winter Flights to European Ski Destinations, a UK-based low-cost airline operating out of Leeds Bradford Airport, has announced new flight schedules for its winter season of 2012. The airline is offering