Growth in passenger numbers continued at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) during March as passenger numbers rose by 7% compared to March 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.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is expecting the first Bank Holiday weekend of the year to be particularly busy with passenger numbers set to be around 10% higher than last year as thousands of travelers from across the region jet off for Easter from Liverpool.
TUI UK’s first programme launch after last year’s re-brand unveils a new route to Dalaman, Turkey from Liverpool John Lennon Airport for summer 2019.