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Blackpool Airport – Companies Hoping For Clear Ahead

Blackpool Airport Citywing Flight

Blackpool airport is hoping for a brighter future in 2016. It has been a turbulent time over the last year after the airport was temporarily closed on October 15, 2015. Aviation companies at Squires Gate are saying that the possibility of an enterprise zone at the site could introduce a resurgence air-side in 2016. Citywing […]

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Leeds Bradford Flight Routes To Southampton Increased

Eastern Airways Aircraft

Eastern airways have introduced larger aircraft and increased the frequency of travel for business travellers between the Leeds Bradford to Southampton route. This news follows the announcement that Eastern airways had increased its flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton from 3 to 4 flights every weekday in both directions. Eastern airways will use a large […]

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Leeds Bradford Airport – Road Schemes Criticised

Leeds Bradford Airport aerial view

Leeds Bradford Airport – Link road proposals to the airport have been criticised as “mediocre and myopic” by a lobby group for transport. The council at Leeds City unveiled three schemes with potential to bring improvements in airport access. Two of these proposals included new link roads. These plans, which will go out to consultation, […]

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Leeds Bradford Airport – CAA Survey – Public Transport

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Leeds Bradford Airport passenger’s were amongst the passengers who were part of a survey by CAA to examine the public transport provision at airports. A Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) survey examined 11 airports in the United Kingdom in 2014 to look at the provision of public transport at the airports in the UK. One of […]

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East Midlands Airport Employees Get Help With Travel

Smartgo Membes East Midlands Airport

East Midlands airport are working in partnership with a company called Go Travel Solutions with the aim to provide a list of discounted travel deals to promote travel options that are sustainable. 6,700 members of airport staff and airport tenants are going to receive help from East Midlands airport to plan their travel to and […]

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East Midlands Airport New Rail Line

Artists Impression of East Midlands Airport Freight LineArtists Impression of East Midlands Airport Freight Line

East Midlands Airport could create 7000 jobs with a new freight line for rail for a 250 acre complex for warehousing. A decision could be made by the planning committee before the end of 2016. The company developing the complex, Roxhill, wants a new freight line and a railway station beside a 6 million square […]

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East Midlands Airport £12 Million Investment

East Midlands Airport

A new shop makeover will allow shoppers to benefit. New bars and restaurants, including the Kitchen and the Castle Rock run by a Brewery in Nottingham will allow passengers to enjoy food and drink. Passengers and holidaymakers who will be travelling via East Midlands Airport will see a host of new facilities after an investment […]

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Birmingham Airport Secures Bucharest Service

Blue Air Airline

Birmingham Airport was able to secure a brand new route for the year 2016 as Blue Air, a Romanian airliner gets ready to launch a direct service from and to Bucharest. Positioned in Central Europe, Romania makes an ideal gateway for businesses hoping to carry out operations in the CIS nations and Balkans. With Romania’s […]

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Birmingham Airport Soars in Profits

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Birmingham Airport revealed that it’s profits soared past the its previous profit of £27.9 million to £30.6 million, an increase of 9.7%. The largest boost can from the increasing number of restaurants and shops as the number of passengers increased. The turnover of the car parks also increased, as the total turnover grew to £121.2 […]

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Birmingham Airport Could Deliver More For West Midlands

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Birmingham Airport believes it could bring more jobs along with millions of pounds to West Midlands area over the coming years as a result of HS2, the high-speed rail network linking the West Midlands with Manchester and London areas. They also state that the increasing trend in long-haul flights will also add to this boost. […]

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