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Gatwick airport; poor record on cancelled flights

It comes as Heathrow on Wednesday ordered airlines to stop selling tickets for summer flights as it imposes a cap on passenger numbers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/07/2022 12:52

Not a great restart for the industry.


Comment: UK airports caught napping

Some of the main UK airports are not ready for the tourist season, why?

Humphrey Carter30/03/2022 09:44

A man watches British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's press conference


Heathrow tells UK do passenger testing or lose 'quarantine roulette'

Heathrow Airport, once Europe's busiest airport, called on Britain to urgently back a passenger testing regime.

Reuters29/07/2020 15:52

Council wants to close Palma airport at night


Council wants to close Palma airport at night

City Hall also wants the name of the airport changed from Palma de Mallorca to just Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/11/2018 09:42



Fresh fears of strike action at the airport

Runway operators and staff at Palma airport are threatening strike action.

Humphrey Carter04/07/2018 00:00

Palma airport


Britons warned about about taxi scams at the airport

British tourists have been warned of “pirate taxis” charging clients triple the official rate at Palma airport.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/07/2018 00:00

Taxis at Palma airport


Pirate taxi services taking over Playa de Palma

The teams of inspectors which have been deployed to Palma to crackdown on illegal pirate taxi services are having to be moved to Playa de Palma

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/07/2017 00:00

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

Recently drones stopped Aircraft landing at Gatwick Airport.

04/07/2017 00:00



Nightmare at Palma airport

Queue for passport control in Palma airport gets out of control.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/07/2017 00:00



Airport responds to ‘terminal Brit” complaints

It looks like the so-called ‘terminal Brit’ at Palma airport about which there have been numerous complaints, as highlighted in the Bulletin yesterday, is going to be cleaned up and services improved.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/06/2017 00:00

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

Dear Sir, Once again we have returned today, two eighty something year old pensioners to Cardiff from Palma and once again we have received wonderful treatment from the staff at Palma. You should all be proud of your airport staff.

22/06/2017 00:00

Palma airport


Palma airport is Spain’s third busiest

Spain’s top 48 airports post an increase of 10.9% passengers to to 215 million in 11 months.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/12/2016 00:00

Jose Espartero yesterday.


New and more flights to the UK next season

Ryanair yesterday unveiled their plans for its hub at Palma airport and the carrier will be increasing the number of passengers 10 percent by operating  four new routes out of the Majorcan capital and increasing frequencies to other destinations

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/12/2016 00:00

Now the government wants to change the airport name


Now the government wants to change the airport name

The Balearic government has asked the ministry for development to change the name from Palma de Mallorca airport to just Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/05/2016 00:00

Emergency personnel are seen at the scene of a blast outside the metro station in Brussels.


Explosions hit Brussels airport, metro station at least 28 killed

Spanish airports agency cancels all flights to Brussels. There were people from Majorca at the airport but it is unknown if anyone from the island has been a casualty.

Philip Blenkinsop22/03/2016 00:00

Greater support demanded for soundproofing near the airport


Greater support demanded for soundproofing near the airport

Of 1,343 homes identified by the airports authority Aena under the plan for soundproofing, 779 have been given this.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/02/2016 00:00