Lee Cross

European Deputy Editor
Writer, aviation fanatic, and Airways European Deputy Editor, Lee is a plant geek and part-time Flight Attendant for a UK-based airline. Based in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Easy Come, Easy Go: The History of Go Fly

When the low-cost revolution began in the UK and Europe in the late 1990s, legacy carriers such as British Airways

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4/22/1985: United Announces Purchase of Pan Am’s Pacific Division

Today in Aviation, United Airlines (UA) announced that it was to buy Pan Am's (PA) Pacific division.

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A Tribute to Aviation Pioneer Edward R. Beauvais

From Frontier Airlines, Western Pacific, and, of course, America West Airlines, Edward Raymond Beauvais' tenure in civil aviation in the

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A Tribute to Aviation Pioneer Edward R. Beauvais

From Frontier Airlines to America West Airlines, Edward Raymond Beauvais' tenure in civil aviation in the US is the stuff

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The History of British Airways’ Gatwick Operation

British Airways (BA) has resumed short-haul operations from London's Gatwick Airport (LGW). We take a look at BA's history at

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The History of British Airways’ Gatwick Operation

British Airways (BA) has resumed short-haul operations from London's Gatwick Airport (LGW). We take a look at BA's history at

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3/11/1993: Maiden Flight of the Airbus A321

Today in Aviation, the A321 prototype, F-WWIA, took to the skies for the first time in 1993 from Airbus' Hamburg

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Today in Aviation: Jet2 Operates Maiden Flight

Today in Aviation, British low-cost carrier Jet2 (LS) operated its maiden flight in 2003 from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to

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Ukraine: Air Fares Rise as Political Tensions Mount

DALLAS – Political tensions continue to mount in Ukraine as an estimated 100,000 Russian soldiers are now deployed on the

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Today in Aviation: Maiden Flight of the Fokker 50

MIAMI – Today in Aviation, The first of two Fokker 50 turboprop-powered airliner prototypes made its maiden flight in 1985.

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