From the monthly archives: November 2015

Lufthansa cabin crew are to strike for the second time this  month, once again Thu 26, Fri 27 and Mon 30 Nov. LH are permitting you to amend your flights free, but will only give a refund if the flight is cancelled, which doesn’t make it very helpful not knowing if you will get back!


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Virgin Atlantic having withdrawn the service, meant BA has a monopoly on the route for non-stop services. To fill this gap Thomas Cook Airlines will launch direct flights from Gatwick to Cape Town next December 2016. The three times a week service from Gatwick will start on December 15 and run until March 20, 2017.Tickets will […]

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Double check you flights..Air passengers across the UK face disruption today due to high winds, which has forced the cancellation of several flights. British Airways said it had agreed with Heathrow Airport and other airlines to slightly cut its short-haul scheduled at the London hub today. “For safety reasons Air Traffic Control has to allow […]

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eTA- Canada
From 15 March 2016, all visitors to Canada and those in transit require an Electronic Travel Authorisation which is similar to the US`s ESTA. The online process costs CAD$7, aprx £3.50 and the authorisation will be valid up until 5 years, or the validity of the passport. Make sure you use the […]

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Lufthansa strike update 1010 hrs Fri 06 Nov


It’s on……

The cabin crew strike starts this afternoon until the following Friday

They expect to cancel most short haul flight this afternoon

It will hit different German airports each day

Starting with Frankfurt and Dusseldorf

No strike on Sunday


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