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Bristol Airport – Christmas Markets To Fly To in 2015

Berlin Christmas Market Image

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

Southampton Airport image

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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Blackpool Airport – Mismanaged Claim

Blackpool Coucillor Tony Williams

Councillor Tony Williams, who is the Conservative opposition leader on Blackpool Council has lambasted the owners of Blackpool airport over its operation. Councillor Williams stated the issue of Blackpool Airports viability had been mismanaged in the run up to the airports closure in October 2014. He stated that the owners, construction company, Balfour Beatty and […]

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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

Image about Leeds Bradford Airport

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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