London Heathrow

SriLankan appoints WFS for Heathrow cargo handling

By Damian Brett

SriLankan Airlines has appointed Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) as its cargo handler at London Heathrow. WFS said the airline will…

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Heathrow to open new animal reception centre

London Heathrow is opening a new animal reception centre in the fourth quarter of 2021 to support the logistics of…

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SpiceJet expands bellyhold capacity with direct service to UK

By Rachelle Harry

SpiceJet is set to expand its bellyhold cargo capacity with the launch of non-stop flights, connecting Delhi and Mumbai to London Heathrow,…

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Qatar Cargo moves into Menzies Aviation base at Heathrow

By Rachelle Harry

Qatar Airways Cargo has moved into its new base within Menzies Aviation’s facilities at London Heathrow Airport. The move is…

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New warehouse planned opposite Heathrow’s Terminal 5

A 2,579 sq m ‘high quality’ speculative warehouse development close to Heathrow’s Terminal 5 aims to be ready for tenants…

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HAL to submit new plan to CAA on expansion

Following the recent confirmation that Heathrow Airport Limited (HAL), operator of London Heathrow Airport, will delay the expansion of the…

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Heathrow’s Christmas cargo figures revealed

By Rachelle Harry

London’s Heathrow Airport has revealed that 144,000 tonnes of cargo – the equivalent weight of 68 London Eyes – is…

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European hubs see cargo volume declines narrow in July

By Damian Brett

Declines in cargo traffic at European airports narrowed in July, but volumes were still down on a year earlier. Statistics…

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Heathrow releases August 2019 cargo figures

By Rachelle Harry

Today, London Heathrow, the UK capital’s busiest airport, revealed that in August 2019 it processed more than 126,864 metric tonnes of cargo. The…

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Keep calm and cargo on: Heathrow strikes called off

By Rachelle Harry

The UK’s air cargo industry is set to run smoothly this weekend after planned strikes at London’s Heathrow Airport, scheduled…

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