Growth in passenger numbers continued at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) during August as passenger numbers rose by over 3% compared to August 2017.
Based upon the latest information received from National Air Traffic Services, restrictions to parts of the UK airspace due to the volcanic ash cloud, including at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA), will now remain in place until 19:00 on Tuesday 20th April.
Some flights were due to operate to and from LJLA later this afternoon, however, no arriving or departing flights are now expected for the rest of the day.
Passengers due to travel should not come to the Airport and are strongly advised to contact their airline for the latest information regarding particular flights.
A further update from NATS regarding these ongoing airspace restrictions is expected at 3pm this afternoon.
In recent months, Management at Liverpool John Lennon Airport have been in talks with Airport Company employees who are members of the GMB Union regarding the 2018/19 pay award.
Scandinavia’s largest regional airline Widerøe has today commenced flights between Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) and Bergen in Norway.