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Who Flies from Which Terminal at Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow | Book FHR Travel Blog

London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in Europe and the second busiest in the World for international passenger traffic. The latest figures show that it handled 78 million passengers in 2017! Heathrow operates from 2 runways with passengers departing from its 4 terminals, numbered 2 to 5. Due to the scale of this airport, Continue Reading »

Airport Accessibility: Special Assistance

Airport Special Assistance Sign | Book FHR Travel Blog

Many of us get to the airport relieved that we have arrived safely. We loaded our suitcases; locked up the house; parked our car in our designated airport car park, and remembered our passports! For some though, around 22% of the population, travelling can be a difficult, even frightening, experience. The airport is viewed with trepidation and Continue Reading »

How the Role of Cabin Crew has Changed Over the Years

British Caledonian Air Hostesses | Book FHR Travel Blog

Back in the 1930’s when commercial flying took off, it was only the rich and famous taking to the skies looking for adventure, this pastime being exclusively for the wealthy. Then came the Package Holiday revolution of the 50s and 60s. Some of us recall our parents suddenly taking themselves off to sunnier climes on Continue Reading »

Airline Flight Ticket Release Dates

Passport ticket and boarding pass

There is no hard and fast rule regarding the best time to book your flights. Prices can go up and down at a moment’s notice. As with most things money related, those people responsible for helping us part with our hard earned cash will want to get the most out of us for the service Continue Reading »

Who Flies from Which Terminal at Gatwick Airport

Gatwick South Terminal | Book FHR

How many times have you arrived at the airport to find yourself in the wrong terminal? It happens to the best of us, which is fine if we have plenty of time to spare before our flight. Just to be sure, check our list before you leave home and don’t get caught out! If arriving by Continue Reading »