London City Airport has temporarily suspended all commercial and private flights following the outbreak of the corona virus. This has resulted in many flights being cancelled especially in European market.
“At this point in this fast paced and unprecedented situation, we believe this is the responsibility for the safety and well-being of our employees, passengers and everyone connected to the airport,” said a statement from London City.
The closure will be till April end. A statement added: “We apologize for the inconvenience our passengers will no doubt experience”.
“Usually we focus on making everyone’s trip to and from London as quick and easy as possible.”
“But we are sure that you will agree that this is a necessary step for the safety and well-being of everyone at this time.”
It may be noted that this is London City Airport with airport code LCY and not the main London Heathrow Airport with airport code LHR.