Budapest Airport’s S17 buds with Wizz Air

Having already confirmed 22 new routes during 2017, Budapest Airport’s largest airline will be significantly expanding its own operations from the Hungarian gateway this year. Adding 12 new links, the ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) will offer 62 destinations from Hungary’s capital city airport, offering close to 4.5 million seats from Budapest throughout the year.

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UK’s booming aerospace industry to expand further off the back of strong global opportunities

  • New report from Santander and manufacturing organisation EEF finds outlook for the UK aerospace industry remains bright, with order books backlogged at record levels
  • UK industry is hardwired into global supply chain – it is now the second-largest aerospace manufacturer in the world, behind the US, and fourth-largest exporter
  • Space tourism, demand for air travel in emerging markets such as China, and a focus on passenger luxury are key growth drivers

The UK’s aerospace industry will continue to flourish as a result of the increasing demand globally for high-quality UK manufactured aerospace products according to a new report1 from Santander and manufacturing organisation EEF. Continued growth in air travel, particularly in emerging economies, as well as demand for hi-tech parts for spacecraft, rockets and satellites is set to fuel growth in the sector.

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Prince of Wales given Royal welcome by BAE Systems

BAE Systems welcomed His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales to its Submarines’ site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria today. During his visit, His Royal Highness, who is also Admiral of the Fleet – the highest rank of the British Royal Navy, met with members of the Company’s highly-skilled workforce as he was shown its unique submarine design and build capabilities.

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