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16/12/2010 – BA crew balloted on strikes during big holidays

13/12/2010 – Record cigarette seizure at East Midlands Airport

06/12/2010 – Spanish airports play catch up after strike

02/12/2010 – Heavy snow closes Gatwick airport

29/11/2010 – Predictable airport security vulnerable to terrorists

25/11/2010 – BA staff one step closer to taking industrial action

22/11/2010 – Birmingham Airport crash investigated

18/11/2010 – A380s worldwide need 40 engines changed

15/11/2010 – Airbus readies safety warnings

11/11/2010 – Passenger numbers up at Manchester Airport

08/11/2010 – New ‘issues’ found on 3 more Qantas A380s

04/11/2010 – French air strike averted on bill amendment promise

01/11/2010 – BA reports profit for first time in two years

28/10/2010 – Business travel drives passenger surge at BAA airports

25/10/2010 – BA plans to return some cabin crew travel perks

21/10/2010 – French jets, hit by fuel crisis, filling up in Manchester

18/10/2010 – Mega merger carriers vow better deals for travellers

14/10/2010 – Body scanners coming for all terminals at Manchester Airport

11/10/2010 – Thomas Cook, Co-op merging store networks

07/10/2010 – Major carriers protest aircraft subsidies for rival airlines

30/09/2010 – Yet more travel misery, thanks to Spanish strikes

27/09/2010 – BAA boss calls Heathrow ‘second tier’ hub

23/09/2010 – UK weakest air-travel market in Europe

20/09/2010 – BA cabin crew dispute returns to court

16/09/2010 – Lower passenger numbers at BAA airports hits Glasgow hardest

09/09/2010 – Private jet and airliner in near-miss over London

06/09/2010 – Low-cost carrier bmibaby adds more Belfast flights

02/09/2010 – Red carpet rolled out for luxury super jumbo

27/08/2010 – Palmair suspends Bournemouth flights

23/08/2010 – Ryanair adds more Gatwick services for the winter

19/08/2010 – Unite union supports two-per-cent pay offer by BAA

16/08/2010 – Easyjet to be probed over disabled-passengers claim

12/08/2010 – Yet another strike poised to hit British aviation

09/08/2010 – Thanks to Spanish air controllers, more travel chaos looms

05/08/2010 – Traffic up for Ryanair and down for BA

02/08/2010 – Aviation back to pre-recession levels

22/07/2010 – French air controllers’ strike causes havoc

15/07/2010 – BA, AA alliance gets backing of the EU

12/07/2010 – BA strike in June hit UK airport traffic numbers

05/07/2010 – England's World Cup loss a win for travel industry

01/07/2010 – Unite neutral on latest BA pay offer

28/06/2010 – BA aiming to recruit cheaper crews

24/06/2010 – Budget set to boost cost of air travel

14/06/2010 – Conciliation service in bid to end BA strike

10/06/2010 – £4m in pirated goods seized at East Midlands Airport

31/05/2010 – BA walkout hits Heathrow flights

27/05/2010 – BA strike negotiations delayed as walkout continues

17/05/2010 – Virgin's Branson says air bans 'beyond a joke'

13/05/2010 – Black boxes recovered from Tripoli air crash site

10/05/2010 – Parties aim for quick formation of coalition government

06/05/2010 – General strike halts transport and services across Greece

03/05/2010 – Poor maths and tipping skills cost Brits abroad dearly

19/04/2010 – Two men die in crash of light aircraft

15/04/2010 – Ash from Icelandic volcano likely to disrupt UK aviation

12/04/2010 – Amidst crash probe, Poland grieves president’s death

08/04/2010 – Shoe bomber joke prompts bomb scare

05/04/2010 – Obama reveals new screening rules for US airports

22/03/2010 – British Airways say strike contingency plans were a success

18/03/2010 – Continental Airways scraps free flight meals

18/03/2010 – Continental Airways scraps free flight meals

18/03/2010 – Continental Airways scraps free flight meals

15/03/2010 – Football star Beckham flew to Finland for surgery

15/03/2010 – Government to crackdown on 'extra' airline charges

08/03/2010 – Dozens miss US flights due to ESTA

25/02/2010 – Norwich readies for busy year

22/02/2010 – Twenty United passengers hurt due to turbulence

18/02/2010 – British Airways turned away from US

15/02/2010 – U.S. approves "Oneworld" carriers' alliance

11/02/2010 – Australia reports air ire

01/02/2010 – Equality overseer warns airport scanners may violate rights

29/01/2010 – UK passengers cannot say no to new body scanners

25/01/2010 – Liquids restrictions to be lifted in three years

21/01/2010 – Arrest ensues when Twitter "joke" goes wrong

18/01/2010 – Shining lasers at aircrafts punishable by UK law

11/01/2010 – Chuck Yeager sues Virgin Atlantic

07/01/2010 – Full body scanners face flack from civil rights groups

04/01/2010 – Privacy assured by creators of new body scanner

01/01/2010 – Air France grounds Airbus A380 after second technical fault

28/12/2009 – Detroit would-be bomber due to be charged

24/12/2009 – RyanAir to cut routes and use smaller bases

22/12/2009 – BA introduces flights to previous Winter Olympics host Innsb

17/12/2009 – BA scrambles to counter impact of Unite strike

10/12/2009 – Emission cuts will require air travel slashed

03/12/2009 – British Airways forced to compensate $40 ticketholders

01/12/2009 – Flight delays will now earn travelers compensation

02/11/2009 – UK travel sector suffers from high ‘green’ aviation tax

08/10/2009 – Aer Lingus raises hackles with restructuring plan

18/09/2009 – British Airways launches new executive class incentives

06/07/2009 – Techo screw up delays passengers

29/06/2009 – Obese passengers may pay more

22/06/2009 – BA pilots take a nosedive

08/06/2009 – Danger in the skies

01/06/2009 – BA’s ashtray embarrassment

25/05/2009 – Successful April for BAA

18/05/2009 – Pilots need plenty of sleep

11/05/2009 – Branson airport up, up and away

28/08/2008 – US airports back to normal after computer problem fixed

04/07/2008 – Britain's most punctual carriers revealed

26/06/2008 – Australia most popular to fly to from Asia

23/06/2008 – Delta to cut flights by thirteen percent at LAX

Last Updated 16/12/2010