London City Airport Reports Record Passenger Numbers in 2015

Last year saw a record number of travellers passing through London City Airport, it was the airport’s 5th year of consecutive growth where LCY managed to top their previous years’ footfall with relative ease. The airport handled 4.3 millions passengers in 2015, which is a rise of 18% from last years’ record of 3.6 million. This number was aided by…

Study Reveals Emerging Habits Affecting Traveller Behaviour

According to a new study published by the Global Business Travel Association last week, researchers believe the business travel experience has recently been most heavily affected by mobile technology and consumer travel habits related to generational change. The study, which polled over 400 UK business travellers, highlighted the key emerging habits as the incorporation of mobile technology, the…

Business Travel Predicted to Boom in 2016

More than half of all business travel Buyers in the UK predict that they will travel more in the coming year than in 2015 ITM and ATM Corporate Travel conducted a research questioning travel managers about business travel in the year 2016, the results bode well for the tourism and hospitality industry. When the managers…

Britain Moving Forward: September Record for Heathrow

Heathrow announced today that it had the busiest September ever on record with 6.77 million passengers travelling though the airport on 40,292 flights! Other Important Highlights related to traffic and businesses at Heathrow in September are: Carriers continue to benefit from the new A380s. Within emerging markets, the volume of passengers were strong particularly to…

The Changing Role of Technology in Business Travel

Over the course of time, business travel has changed almost at par with consumer expectations. Despite being an ethnocentric topic, the impact of technology on business travel has shown similar trends across the same social stratums in different countries. A study by the Global Business Travel Association reveals interesting facts and figures. According to the…

Heathrow Expansion Will Facilitate International Events

Better access opens more doors for businesses, and with a recent proposal for expansion at Heathrow airport, the events industry favors to back the proposal hoping to boost its international events and conferences. The expansion at Heathrow calls for another runway as opposed to one at Gatwick, as the better functionality at Heathrow will fuel…