Liverpool mission to take logistics lessons from Germany

A Liverpool City Region delegation tour Berlin and Hamburg to bring best practice logistics, port management and advanced manufacturing lessons to boost Liverpool’s growth plans. A delegation of 12 senior businessmen and women from the Liverpool City Region are gaining insights into “best practice” industrial logistics on a research visit to Berlin and Hamburg. Led by the Liverpool Local Enterprise…

Date: 09/12/2015  Tags: Alstom Transport, City of Liverpool College, Hamburg Port Authority, Hugh Baird College, Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Merseytravel, Riverside College, Siemens Training Centre, the University of Liverpool

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Passenger growth continues at LJLA with 19% increase in November

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) recorded a 10th successive month of growth during November with a significant increase of over 19% compared to the same period last year. Over 313,000 passengers travelled through LJLA this November compared with 262,000 in 2014, with passenger numbers at their highest November level since 2010. For the year to date, passenger totals are up…

Date: 03/12/2015  Tags: growth, Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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Ryanair launches Liverpool Summer 2016 schedule & celebrates 10 year base anniversary

Ryanair, Europe’s favourite airline, launched its Liverpool Summer 2016 schedule with 29 routes including Faro, Lanzarote and Reus and more flights to Dublin, which will deliver 1.8m customers p.a. and support 1,350* “on-site” jobs at Liverpool John Lennon Airport. Ryanair’s Liverpool Summer 2016 schedule will deliver: • More flights to Dublin (4 x daily) • 29 routes in total (including…

Date: 30/11/2015  Tags: connectivity, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Ryanair

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9th consecutive month of growth for LJLA

Passenger numbers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport have increased again for the ninth consecutive month as almost 400,000 passengers chose to use the Airport in October. Passenger numbers were up 9% compared to October last year, with figures for the year to date some 6.5% higher than the same period in 2014. Last month saw the start of two more…

Date: 04/11/2015  Tags: growth, Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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Flybe’s latest new service means Edinburgh is now just 75 minutes away

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) today celebrated Flybe’s inaugural service from Liverpool to Edinburgh. Photo caption: Andrew Cornish and the Flybe flight crew celebrate the inaugural flight to Edinburgh from Liverpool John Lennon Airport. This daily departure is Flybe’s fourth route from Liverpool, complementing the airline’s other services to the Isle of Man, Belfast City and Amsterdam with onward worldwide…

Date: 26/10/2015  Tags: connectivity, Edinburgh, Flybe, Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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Aer Lingus’ new Dublin service takes off from LJLA with links to the US

Aer Lingus has returned to Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA), with the arrival of their first service from Dublin. Aer Lingus now operate 15 flights per week between Liverpool and Dublin on a 174 seat Airbus A320 aircraft, with flight times throughout the working week ideal for those passengers wanting to conduct a day’s business in Dublin. Photo Caption: Andrew…

Date: 26/10/2015  Tags: Aer LIngus, connectivity, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, USA

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Passenger numbers continue to rise as Blue Air announce 3rd route from LJLA

Passenger numbers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport have continued to increase during the busy peak summer holiday period, with latest statistics showing a 7% increase during the third quarter of the year compared to the same period in 2014. Today’s news comes on the day that one of the Airport’s newest airlines, Blue Air announced that they will add a…

Date: 08/10/2015  Tags: Blue Air, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, new airline

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Liverpool airport team heading to key aviation event

The senior management team of Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is heading to South Africa for one of the aviation industry's key events in an effort to attract new routes to the city. The 21st World Route Development Forum is the largest global annual event of its kind and is expected to bring together 250 airlines, 650 airports and approximately…

Date: 21/09/2015  Tags: Liverpool John Lennon Airport, new business opportunities, new routes

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Peel commits to major investment in Liverpool John Lennon Airport

The Peel Group today announced a long-term agreement with Liverpool John Lennon Airport’s lenders that will underpin a major investment programme in LJLA over the next five years. The new arrangement will further support the strong operational performance of LJLA, as well as its future growth. The agreement sees a reduction in the Airport’s bank debt and new committed funding…

Date: 18/08/2015  Tags: connectivity, investment, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Northern Powerhouse

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