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Cardiff Airport – Privatisation Under Conservative Welsh Government

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Andrew Davies, a Conservative member for the Welsh parliament, has stated that if they conservatives are returned to power in the assembly elections, they would return Cardiff Airport to private sector ownership by the year 2021. The economy shadow minister, William Graham, stated in a Senedd debate that the Conservative party would divide the proceeds […]

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Bournemouth Airport – Solar Farm Approved

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Bournemouth Airport has given the green light to plans to build a solar farm on land adjacent to the airport. Local councillors have given their permission to allow a new solar farm to be built near to Bournemouth airport flight path. When the proposals were initially revealed, concerned was raised to possibility that aircraft passenger […]

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Bournemouth Airport – Business Park Approved

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Bournemouth airport has received planning approval for a new Business Park which could create 1,200 new jobs and entail an investment of £60 million. The updated plans to previous approval that had previously lapsed for a revamped Bournemouth airport business park has been given approval once again by planning authorities. Christchurch’s planning committee approved the […]

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Bournemouth Airport – Premier League Makeover

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Bournemouth airport is in the process of adapting to the fact that AFC Bournemouth has won promotion to the most prestigious football league in the world. The airport is now having to make big changes following this historic promotion to this top football league. AFC Bournemouth fans have requested that Bournemouth airport’s terminal be named […]

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Bristol Airport – New West Terminal Extension will open in 2016

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Bristol Airport is investing a new £24 million pound extension to its west terminal which will open in 2016. Bristol Airport said that this new terminal will transform passenger security. This project will take the total investment in the airport infrastructure to £120 million over the last 5 years. This is the largest construction project […]

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Bristol Airport – Christmas Markets To Fly To in 2015

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Bristol Airport – Christmas Markets To Fly To This year, 2015, there are flight available to several locations for Christmas markets from both Bristol Airport and Cardiff Airport. There are some great Christmas markets available within the UK, however if you are willing to take a short plane journey to nearby Europe, you can find […]

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New Winter Flights For Southampton Airport

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Southampton airport will soon have flight links with Germany which is a country which is most demand from the Southampton region. Santa flights will also be increasing from Southampton given there popularity in 2014. Flybe will be the airline that is to launch a route to Dusseldorf in Germany. This new route will start on […]

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Blackpool Airport – Enterprise Zone Could Be Final Hope

Blackpool Airport After Closure

About one year ago Blackpool Airport was closed by its owners, the construction company, Balfour Beatty. Balfour Beatty gave the reason for closing as losses of £1.5 million every year. The airline company Jet2, who had been operating out of Blackpool airport up to that point moved their operations away from that location. About 100 […]

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