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US: Winter Weather Causes Travel Disruption

Over 250 flights have been cancelled and dozens of others delayed at Seattle-Tacoma Airport due to snow and ice conditions. A winter weather advisory has been in effect across the city of Seattle while a winter storm warning was issued in parts of Washington and the...

A fleet of hydrogen trains could be operating in the UK by 2022

The UK could see a fleet of hydrogen trains operating on its railways by 2022 under plans to phase out diesel engines. Powered by hydrogen fuel cells and aptly named ‘Breeze’, the design comes from French multinational, Alstom and Eversholt Rail. This will...

Changes in the law regarding illegal drone use

In the run-up to Christmas, Gatwick Airport experienced hundreds of cancelled flights and major disruption following illegal drone use. It’s predicted that over 140,000 passengers had their travel plans disrupted as a result of drones on site. Then, once again,...

Virgin Atlantic to take over Flybe

Connect Airways (a company bringing together Virgin Atlantic, Stobart Group and Cyrus Capital) has agreed on a cash offer for the regional carrier, Flybe, amidst some financial concerns last year. Last November, Flybe issued a profit warning to shareholders and...