Tags: London Stansted Airport

London Stansted becomes one of the first UK airports to be recognised as Covid secure as it prepares to welcome back passengers

London Stansted has become one of the first airports in the UK to receive CAA recognition for the measures implemented across the airport to make it Covid-secure as it prepares for the return of passengers in the coming weeks. Stansted, assisted by the CAA and Public Health England, has established and maintained a range of […]

OmniServ trials innovative mobility aid at London Stansted airport

The Wheellator® converts from walker to wheelchair, allowing PRM passengers to reclaim mobility for themselves OmniServ, the UK’s leading airline and airport assistance services provider, is partnering with London Stansted airport to trial a new mobility solution, the Wheellator, which combines the benefits of a wheeled walking frame and a light-weight wheelchair. Passengers with low […]

London Stansted awards major contract for arrivals terminal

Mace have been named as the main contractor for the new terminal with work due to start in spring 2019 and scheduled for completion in autumn 2020 London Stansted has appointed Mace as the main contractor for the construction of its new £150 million arrivals terminal. Work on the 39,000 square metre terminal is due […]

London Stansted Airport staff make a song and dance about Christmas travel tips

Airport staff record their own take on The Twelve Days of Christmas Video shares top travel tips to make flying over the busy Christmas period go smoothly Teams from across the airport took part Tuneful teams from across London Stansted Airport have come together to share some top travel tips for passengers flying over the […]

New aircraft stands enable the first step in capacity growth at London Stansted Airport

Four new aircraft parking stands have become operational this week, marking the completion of the first phase of airfield works as part of London Stansted Airport’s £600m transformation programme. The echo stand extension, spanning 40,000m², is the size of four premiership football pitches and boosts the airport’s ability to handle more aircraft during peak hours, […]

SSP Brings a Taste of Camden to London Stansted Airport

SSP, a leading operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, has opened a new concept called The Camden Bar & Kitchen at London Stansted Airport. Extending across two floors and with seating for 350, the prestigious 700m2  restaurant features a full service premium bar offer on the upper level and a bar […]

London Stansted Airport receives planning permission for new arrivals building

London Stansted Airport today received planning permission from Uttlesford District Council for a new £130 million arrivals building that will enhance the passenger experience and provide capacity for growth over the next decade. The 34,000m2 arrivals facility designed by architects Pascall+Watson and spanning three levels, is the centrepiece in MAG’s multi-million pound programme to transform […]

Busy Christmas period drives London Stansted Airport to record 2016

London Stansted Airport completed a record breaking 2016 with its busiest ever December as the great Christmas getaway and record high aircraft load factors boosted passenger numbers during the month. A total of over 1.85 million passengers passed through Stansted during the period, up by 146,000 or 8.5 per cent on last year, and surpassing […]