Airport chief Dave Laws reveals how Lord Adonis helped push the deal over the line.
REGIONAL bus giant Go North East has become the only local company to be ranked in the top 50 of travel social brands – beating international big hitters including British Airways.
Yesterday the IMF warned of severe over-pricing of property, reporting US prices had been mispriced by up to a third, with UK prices even more out of kilter.
Scottish & Newcastle faces takeover bid; Coffee shop group Caffe Nero delivers leap in profits; Air France-KLM and US airline Delta unveils Heathrow flights to rival BA.
DIRECT flights to the United States from Newcastle Airport could come a step closer next week.
British Airways says it has approached a number of private equity companies about making an offer for Spain's Iberia airline.
A transatlantic flight from Manchester was diverted to an airport in the far north-east of the United States last night after a reported threat.
More than 200 travellers whose plane was forced to turn around mid-air between Britain and the US after security fears over the passenger list continued on their journeys yesterday.
A flight to the US from Heathrow was forced to turn around in mid-air and return yesterday, after authorities in America discovered a passenger's name on their "no fly list".
An airline pilot from the US was charged yesterday with being drunk before trying to board a transatlantic flight.
British Airways is looking to reopen talks with US carrier American Airlines with a view to forging a closer alliance between the two groups, it emerged yesterday.