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NEWS: US FAA clears B737 Max to return, Emirates adds extra A380 services to London on one of busiest routes in world

US FAA clears the B737 Max to return to skies The US FAA today signed an order that paves the way for the Boeing 737 MAX to return to commercial service. This followed a comprehensive and methodical safety review process (PDF) that took 20 months to complete. During that time, FAA employees worked …



NEWS: BA’s winter short haul schedule from Heathrow (subject to change) & get a discount COVID test for travel via BA

British Airways extends London Gatwick short-haul suspension to late-March 2021 Yesterday I wrote that BA appeared to be suspending its Gatwick short-haul operation until summer schedules 2021. This has now been confirmed along with their roughly planned schedule. As usual, this is very likely to change multiple times. British Airways…



NEWS: English “Airbridges” due for review, what will be added?, and what long haul routes will BA fly in September?

English “Airbridges” due for review, what will be added? The first review of the list of countries that we are due to travel to is due on Monday 27 July. One of the many many issues with these lists is now being highlighted by localised outbreaks in many European countries….




NEWS: Staycation? English Hotels can open spa, pool & gym soon, Aspire open lounges at Gatwick & Heathrow & app to check restrictions

Staycation? Hotels can open spa, pool & gym soon For me, a relaxing staycation is often about the spa and the pool, so I will admit I have been holding off booking anything in the UK while those services remain closed. The good news is that the government announced today…