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).
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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.
Airline expands 2016-17 winter schedule with sun flights to Alicante, Faro and Malaga with choice of up to seven flights a week.
More than 400 runners took to Southampton Airport’s runway at sunrise on Sunday 26th June for the 5K Runway Run to raise money for charity.
Southampton Airport, in conjunction with its new airline, bmi regional and local cheesemakers, Lyburn Cheese, are teaming up to help celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday in true Hampshire style.
This morning, Southampton Airport welcomed KLM’s inaugural flight from Amsterdam. To celebrate the new route, the first flight from Schiphol, Amsterdam was greeted by a water cannon salute upon arrival. On board were Boet Krieken, Managing Director of KLM Cityhopper and KLM VIPs.
Thomson and First Choice have announced increased capacity at Southampton airport for their summer 2017 flying programme.
bmi regional’s new eagerly awaited Southampton to Munich flights have launched!
Airline adds new routes out of Munich to Italy, Sweden and Germany
Aer Lingus Regional flights from Southampton Airport to Cork Airport in the South of Ireland will began today, 14th March.
by Holly Harvey
Football fans in Hampshire have been urged to make sure they are prepared for Euro 2016 by Foreign Office Minister James Duddridge. Mr Duddridge today (Thursday 3 March) visited Hampshire to see how preparations are going at Southampton Airport, which is expecting to see tens of thousands of supporters using its flights to 17 French airports.
Southampton Airport has claimed 1st place in the Best Service Station category with an impressive number of votes. The Sudocrem Care & Protect Baby Changing Room Awards received nominations from parents throughout the UK in what was a remarkable voter turn out, increased yet again from last year.
Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline, has today (11th February 2016) confirmed details of a new daily flight between Southampton and Lyon as part of its 2016 Summer schedule. This is the second route it has announced to be operated under the Government’s Regional Air Connectivity Fund.
March 5th 2016 marks the 80th anniversary of the first flight of the Spitfire. Southampton Airport, where the prototype first took to the skies in 1936, will host an event that both celebrates the iconic aircraft’s past whilst looking to its future. A Spitfire will be taking to the skies from the airport to mark the occasion and will fly over the south coast for local people and visitors to see.
bmi regional has added flights from Southampton to its network, with the eagerly awaited launch of a route to Munich.