Heathrow Airport News
4 in custody in alleged poison gas terror plot
Australian authorities say the suspects were in the final stages of a plot to release a deadly gas on an airplane allegedly with the help of ISIS.
Travel blogger launches 'Catch Me If You Can' challenge, offering upgraded seat to strangers who spot him at the airport
Travel blogger Gilbert Ott has launched a unique challenge he’s dubbed “ Catch Me If You Can ” where he will swap his first or business class seats with anyone who spots him at an airport and asks him to switch. “The idea is that if you find me in an airport, in the check-in lane, the security
Zayn Malik opens up about his Muslim background and being profiled at the airport
Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik admits in a new interview that it's extremely hard for him to go anywhere in the world without being mobbed by screaming fans. The star's music career, coupled with the fact that he's dating Gigi Hadid, one of the most famous models in the world, make it tough
Man makes outlet stickers to pull off hilarious airport prank
One man has the entire internet laughing after pulling off a prank that fools airport passengers desperate to charge their phones. David McDonald told ABC News he came up with the idea to create outlet stickers while at work. The customer service representative works with graphic designers. "We
Police arrest man, 38, at Heathrow Airport in connection with Manchester Arena attack
British police arrested a 38-year-old man at London's Heathrow Airport Tuesday in connection with the Manchester Arena attack, the Greater Manchester Police announced. The unidentified man was arrested on suspicion of offences contrary to the U.K.'s Terrorism Act. "The arrest was planned beforehand
British Airways CEO 'profusely sorry' for global computer outage
British Airways CEO Alex Cruz said he was "profusely sorry" for Saturday's worldwide computer outage that stranded thousands of passengers. In an interview that aired on the BBC, Cruz said that the airline will be back to operating 95 percent of its flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick
Stranded British Airways passengers make way home after computer outage
After a computer glitch grounded over 1,000 flights, passengers are getting to their destinations on one of the busiest travel days of the year
Computer glitch strands thousands of British Airways passengers
The airline says a power outage caused the tech problem which led to massive delays and over 800 canceled flights.
British Airways resumes flights from London airports following global computer outage
British Airways on Sunday is resuming departures from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports, following the cancellation of flights Saturday due to a worldwide computer outage that struck at the start of a busy holiday weekend. "Work continues to restore all of our IT systems but we expect some
Airline outage causes massive delays for British Airways travelers
Computer issues shut down two major airports in England, affecting tens of thousands of people on this busy holiday weekend.