Industry comments on reports showing an increase in arrests of passengers suspected of being drunk at UK airports and on flights

Commenting on reports showing an increase in arrests of passengers suspected of being drunk at UK airports and onboard aircraft, Airlines UK, the Airport Operators Association and the UK Travel Retail Forum, said in a joint statement: “As an industry, we…

August 14, 2017

Airlines UK comments on the ongoing problems of long queues at European airports as a result of changes to security measures at the border.

Commenting on the ongoing problems of long queues at European airports as a result of changes to security measures at the border, Tim Alderslade, Chief Executive of Airlines UK, the industry body representing UK-registered carriers, said: “Airlines UK wrote to…

August 1, 2017

Airlines UK comments on the announcement by Heathrow Airport on passenger charges once its new runway is built

Commenting on the announcement today by Heathrow Airport that they intend to keep passenger charges “as close as possible to current levels” once its new runway is built, Tim Alderslade, Chief Executive of Airlines UK, the industry body representing UK-registered…

July 27, 2017