Business air travel boost benefits BAA

first_img Tags: NULL by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was Famous, Now She Works In {State}MoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite Heraldmoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comTaonga: The Island FarmThe Most Relaxing Farm Game of 2021. No InstallTaonga: The Island FarmAlphaCute30 Rules That All “Hells Angels” Have To FollowAlphaCuteBridesBlushThis Is Why The Royal Family Kept Quiet About Prince Harry’s Sister BridesBlush whatsapp A BOUNCE-BACK in business travel helped BAA to shrink its losses at Heathrow and Stansted, although the UK airport operator warned of a possible impact next year from spending cuts.BAA also echoed British Airways in urging simplified security at UK airports, saying some measures inconvenienced passengers.BAA said underlying traffic at Heathrow hit a record in the third quarter due to strong demand on services to European business destinations like Frankfurt, Geneva and Rome.Passenger traffic at the capital’s busiest airport jumped 4.4 per cent to 19.5m from July to September against a year ago and BAA voiced optimism about its prospects for the rest of the year.The group, owned by Spanish builder Ferrovial, said pre-tax losses for the nine months to the end of September narrowed by 75 per cent to £192.6m as revenue rose 4.4 per cent to £1.5bn.Chief executive Colin Matthews said: “Heathrow is exposed to global business activity and that’s one reason why it’s been so strong but with UK spending cuts there will be less money in people’s pockets.” The group also said it was in talks with airlines and the government about easing the strict security measures introduced following the 11 September attacks in the US.BA yesterday criticised some airport checks as redundant and said Britain should stop “kowtowing” to US demands for increased security.Matthews said good security was essential, but he said the current regulations had been built up in piecemeal fashion and needed a wholesale review. Wednesday 27 October 2010 8:32 pm Sharecenter_img Show Comments ▼ KCS-content More From Our Partners Police Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.com whatsapp Business air travel boost benefits BAA last_img read more