Southampton Airport has enjoyed a record breaking summer after 445,556 passengers travelled through its doors during July and August, representing an increase of 4.2% compared to the same period last year which saw 427,388 passengers flying through.
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This Sunday 3rd September, Southampton Airport will be holding a special event in Whiteley Shopping Centre, Fareham, to give one lucky person the chance to win 2 return tickets* to Geneva with the airport’s newest airline, easyJet.
Understanding that many of its customers like to plan early to take advantage of the best possible prices, Flybe has today (2nd August 2017) announced its extensive 2018 Summer schedule from Southampton Airport. This features 27 routes offering a total choice of up to 256 departures a week across the UK and regional mainland Europe.
New flight to Geneva takes-off in December 2017 and is set to appeal to Ski passengers.
Yesterday, on Sunday 25th June, 600 runners took to Southampton Airport’s runway at sunrise to run 5k in aid of the airports Charity of the Year. Southampton Airport is the only commercial airport in the UK that opens up its runway to members of the public for this type of event and with 600 runners attending, the event was the biggest run of its kind in the UK to date.
Southampton Airport’s new airline, Powdair, has launched ticket sales through its website powdair.ski with a winter schedule that links Sion Airport with the south coast.
Volotea, the airline of small and mid‐sized European cities, has started its newest operation from Southampton Airport, connecting the city to the Balearic Island of Ibiza. Flights will be operated once a week (on Thursdays) from May 25th 2017.
Southampton Airport has today announced that it has surpassed the 2 million passengers in a rolling year mark. Between May 2016 and April 2017 the airport welcomed 2,029,873 passengers, the highest number since commercial flights began nearly 100 years ago in 1918.
Regional airline announces 21 winter routes from Southampton Airport with choice of up to 238 flights a week.
New leisure hub opens up 76 additional regional connections to France and Italy.
Southampton Airport chooses Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance as its Charity of the Year 2017
Southampton Airport has announced that it has chosen the well-known Southampton based charity, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA) as its Charity of the Year for 2017.
This Saturday 14th January, Southampton Airport will be holding a special event in West Quay, Southampton, to give one lucky person the chance to win 4 return tickets to Ibiza with Volotea from Southampton.
Southampton Airport is due to introduce state-of-the-art, non-invasive body scanning technology in response to regulations set out by the Department for Transport (DfT).
This Thursday 24th November, Southampton Airport and their Charity of the Year, Where There’s a Will, will be hula hooping all the way to Jersey.
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has started operating its expanded 2016/17 Winter schedule from Southampton Airport which features two new routes to Lyon and Munich, offering a total choice of up to 270 flights across 23 routes. Tickets are available for booking through to March 25th, 2017 at www.southamptonairport.com/flybe with one way fares from £29.99 including taxes and charges.
Volotea, the airline of small and mid‐sized European cities, will continue its operation from Southampton next summer with a new route connecting the city to the Balearic Island of Ibiza. Flights will be operated once a week to Ibiza (on Wednesdays) from the 25th May. Flights to Majorca will continue and will be operated 4 times a week (on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays) from 28th May.
Southampton Airport has been awarded the Airport of the Year Award by the European Regions Airline Association. The announcement was made at the annual ERA awards dinner during the ERA General Assembly in Madrid on Wednesday 12th October.
Southampton Airport are offering a local charity an exclusive opportunity to become their 2017 Charity of the Year. The chosen charity will have a unique opportunity to work alongside the airport to raise valuable funds for their local cause.
Southampton Airport has enjoyed a record breaking summer after almost 430,000 passengers travelled through its doors during July and August, representing an increase of 14.6% compared to the same period last year.
Flybe, celebrated in true German style the start of its brand new daily, year-round service between Southampton and Munich, with one way fares from £29.99 including taxes and charges, available for booking at www.southamptonairport.com/flybe
bmi regional amends Southampton - Munich flight schedule
Flybe has boosted its autumn schedule to offer parents even more value for money options for half term family getaways this October by adding flights to existing popular routes.
Southampton Airport has come out top in a new CAA report released today that rates airports on quality of assistance for passengers with a disability or reduced mobility.
Flybe has announced the signing of a significant codeshare relationship with airberlin. Under the agreement, will airberlin will place its marketing code on Flybe routes from Southampton to Munich.