How to avoid airport chaos

By Graham Olver, CEO at Luton Rising

It’s been hard to escape the wall-to-wall media coverage lately highlighting scenes of “chaos” and lengthy queues at UK airports. But one airport that has been noticeably absent from these stories is London Luton Airport (LLA). There is a good reason for that. For the year to date, average waiting times at LLA have been 15 minutes for check-in, 7 minutes for security, and 11 minutes for passport control. So how has LLA achieved this?

Apprentices at Luton Rising promoted to permanent staff members

Luton Rising is delighted to be able to celebrate the fantastic success of our apprentices, who were promoted to full time staff members earlier this month. This is a huge milestone for our apprentices, who have worked hard over 12 months to develop their skills through training and professional work experience.

Our proposed expansion – what’s happened since the consultation?

Earlier this year we conducted a third public consultation on our plans for the sustainable long-term expansion of London Luton Airport to 32 million passengers per annum (mppa) by the mid-2040s.

This was a second statutory consultation, and sought feedback on updated proposals for a second terminal and associated infrastructure to deliver this passenger growth.

Have your say, your way

Luton Rising’s public consultation about the proposed long-term expansion of London Luton Airport is into its fourth week. 

Airport expansion consultation event in Stevenage postponed

Owing to the amber storm warnings in place across the region, the in-person consultation event for the proposed long-term expansion of London Luton Airport that was scheduled to be held on Friday 18 February at Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre (from 3-8pm) has been POSTPONED. Cllr Javeria Hussain, chair of Luton Rising, said: “An amber […]