Aviation

How many airports does London have?

It’s complicated. Oh goody!

A brief history of airline booking systems

Are algorithms trying to steal our children?

Why is airport food so bad?

Except, oddly, in London.

The decision to expand Heathrow is a betrayal of the Attlee government's New Towns programme

“To create jobs in Berkshire, it will take jobs from Sussex.”

Could the planes of the future fly at hypersonic speeds?

Like missiles, but with passengers on them.

Which cities get the most international visitors?

Top of the pops, but for business travellers with expense accounts.

Flights to Scotland and the north are being squeezed out. That's why we need to expand Heathrow

Domestic destinations served from Heathrow: 19 in 1990, 7 in 2014.

Here's why London's airports need more runway capacity

Frankfurt has more runways than Heathrow and Gatwick combined.

What is a hub airport and why should you want one?

Plus, some reasons why you shouldn't.