Posts Tagged ‘ airline punctuality ’

Jet 2 is the best again

Jan 6th, 2020 | By
image of a Jet 2 plane was the UK’s most punctual airline in eight of the eleven available monthly OAG reports in 2019.

Garuda beats European airlines for punctuality

Jun 30th, 2019 | By
Virgin plane in flight

The best that could be achieved was by Virgin Atlantic which managed three stars based on an accumulated score of 79.2.

Are we surprised air journeys take longer?

Sep 3rd, 2018 | By

Are crowded skies making journeys longer?

Be there 30 minutes early or miss the flight

Jun 1st, 2016 | By

easyJet has announced that its passengers should be at the gate thirty minutes before the flight departs or else!

Airline Punctuality

Mar 22nd, 2011 | By

There are lots of websites that will give snapshots of what happens based on a few thousand examples. When it comes to assessing how punctual airlines were last year we have the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) figures as analysed by In this instance we are talking of thousands if not tens of thousands or in the case of BA, nearly a quarter of a million flights.

Greener Flying

May 4th, 2010 | By

I can’t really believe my luck. Two weeks ago I was in Glasgow and the effects of the volcano ash caused my flight to be cancelled. I’m back in Glasgow to wrap up those appointments that I had to skip and guess what; the ash has closed Glasgow airport from 7am tomorrow.
The difference this time is that the aviation authorities are unlikely to trigger the immense shutdown that happened then so I am optimistic I’ll be able to fly out in under 6 days.
Why fly you might ask? Why not use the train?