Posts Tagged ‘ airport delays ’

Going to Portugal in June

May 29th, 2021 | By
cartoon of angry suitcase

Guess what starts on Monday in Portugal?

Flight delay mythology

Jun 2nd, 2019 | By

I would be much more interested in knowing what time planes from Stansted arrived at their destinations and how punctual they were.

Avoid Stansted?

Feb 25th, 2019 | By has been casting its analytical eyes over 26 British airports and has concluded that Stansted has more delays than any of them.

Avoiding airport delays

Apr 20th, 2018 | By
flight delays

One of the things that infuriates is late flights. But knowing that some airports tend to always have late flights makes me look at alternative airports.

Where’s the planning?

Aug 2nd, 2017 | By
an airport queue at Gatwick

Passengers will accept additional security measures as necessary. What they won’t accept are delays when the authorities should have known about the likelihood of delays and planned accordingly.

Hand Baggage & Security

Oct 24th, 2008 | By

Queues at airline check-ins seem to be diminishing. Being able to check-in online or use one of the airport machines has helped certain airlines to cut queues. (Charter airlines seem to still have the problem). From check-in at least!Now they have some delays where you drop off your hold luggage but that also doesn’t seem as bad as it was a couple of years ago.No the problem now is going through security. No problems at little airports usually although a Gothenburg City queue for a
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Hand Baggage & Airline Overhead Bins

Oct 23rd, 2008 | By

With prices being charged for hold baggage on non frills airlines, is it any wonder that people are trying to take on as much hand luggage as they can get away with. Some people seem to be able to travel light and others are taking bags that only Superman could try and get in the overhead bins. Although Ryanair limit you to 10kgs for hand baggage, I didn’t see this enforced when I flew with them this week. Mind you the plane was fairly empty
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