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Heathrow Wins Christmas, with ‘The Best Gift of All’

The airport’s Christmas video campaign ‘The Best Gift of All’ features a darling teddy bear couple who are getting on in years as they arrive at the airport.

Airbus A380, Source: Airbus, photo by master films/A. Doumenjou

Major Airport Cities Want the A380, Airbus Says

John Leahy, COO Customers for Airbus argued in favor of the A380 from the airport point of view during today’s Airbus Innovation Days morning sessions.

He pointed out that the aircraft helps to relieve strain on major hubs with heavy traffic.

Airbus refers to it as the A380 effect. “When a city introduces the world’s biggest passenger plan–the impact on business and tourism development is substantial,” Airbus states.

Heathrow Airport, for example, benefits from 50 A380 carrying 10% of passengers every day.

You can hear Los Angeles and Birmingham argue how this aircraft helps their cities here:

Heathrow EntertainMe Content Download Kiosk, Source: SITA

Heathrow Delivers Entertainment On-the-Go

Heathrow Airport has collaborated with SITA to offer passengers new on-demand entertainment before they board their plane.

The two new ‘EntertainMe’ kiosks installed at the gate level of Heathrow’s Terminal 5, feature top film releases, television programs, newspapers and magazines which passengers can pay for and download directly to their iPhones or iPads.

Top film releases, newspapers and magazines available to download from Heathrow ‘EntertainMe’ kiosks

Heathrow Airport and Hong Kong International Airport Partner for Growth

Heathrow Airport and Hong Kong International Airport have signed a new partnership which will see the two global hubs sharing expertise to improve innovation, service, and sustainability.

This first of its kind collaboration will have the two airports sharing strategies for improving operations, achieving wold class service for passengers, and setting industry leading standards for environmental performance.