Take an exclusive look into the Heathrow Control Tower to celebrate our 70th Birthday… Adrian Dolan turned the passion of a lifetime into the career of his dreams when he became an air traffic controller at Heathrow Tower. Now he is one of around 60 air traffic controllers – split into five ‘watches’ – handling…
An icon of aviation, Concorde was viewed by many as one of the most impressive and beautiful aircraft ever to fly. Former pilot Jock Lowe reminisces with pride about flying this ‘thoroughbred’ of the skies from Heathrow. To read more stories from the last 70 years at Heathrow, click here!
On the 31st May, Heathrow celebrated it’s 70th birthday. To mark the occasion, Joanna Lumley revealed the the final in a series of 70 unique plaques, which are on show around the airport. Each plaque represents some of Britain’s most memorable moments which occurred at Heathrow, from the Beatles return to the UK as global…