Southampton Blog http://localhost/news/ Sat, 23 February 2019 03:32:33 Sat, 23 February 2019 03:32:33 Lucky passengers wins £100 shopping voucher with Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/lucky-passengers-wins-100-shopping-voucher-with-southampton-airport/ Bernice Laird from Alderney started Valentine’s Day in style as she got lucky by choosing “a special rose” at Southampton Airport and winning £100 worth of shopping vouchers. http://localhost/news/news-press/lucky-passengers-wins-100-shopping-voucher-with-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/lucky-passengers-wins-100-shopping-voucher-with-southampton-airport/ Thu, 14 February 2019 00:00:00 Runway Run sold out in record time umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/runway-run-sold-out-in-record-time/ A thousand runners secured their spaces at Southampton Airport’s annual Runway Run within two weeks of going on sale. http://localhost/news/news-press/runway-run-sold-out-in-record-time/ http://localhost/news/news-press/runway-run-sold-out-in-record-time/ Thu, 07 February 2019 00:00:00 Southampton Airport launches Runway Run 2019 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-runway-run-2019/ Southampton Airport has today launched its official Runway Run which is due to take place on the airport’s runway at 5:30am on Sunday 23 June 2019. The run is 5km in length and members of the public are invited to enter. Approximately 1000 people are expected to join in the fun, taking advantage of the unique opportunity to run along a real runway at daybreak. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-runway-run-2019/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-runway-run-2019/ Wed, 23 January 2019 00:00:00 Flybe boosts 2019 Summer Schedule from Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-2019-summer-schedule-from-southampton-airport/ Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has confirmed an extension of its 2019 Summer schedule from Southampton Airport with the addition of a Tuesday flight to its popular Palma de Mallorca service, meaning it will operate four flights a week (Tues/Thurs/Sat/Sun) with effect from 31st March 2019.    In addition, it will operate an enhanced schedule to Amsterdam offering customers the choice of four flights a day, Monday through Friday and three flights a day at weekends. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-2019-summer-schedule-from-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-2019-summer-schedule-from-southampton-airport/ Tue, 22 January 2019 00:00:00 Southampton Airport once again tops two million passengers umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-once-again-tops-two-million-passengers/ For the second year in a row Southampton Airport reached a record number of people with more than two million passengers taking advantage of its “breeze-through” facilities. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-once-again-tops-two-million-passengers/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-once-again-tops-two-million-passengers/ Wed, 16 January 2019 00:00:00 Southampton Airport launches summer routes 2019 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-summer-routes-2019/ Now is the best time for passengers to book their summer vacations with Southampton Airport to popular hotspots around Europe, such as Malaga, Majorca and Ibiza with TUI. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-summer-routes-2019/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-summer-routes-2019/ Mon, 07 January 2019 00:00:00 Southampton Airport smashes £38k target for Air Ambulance umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-smashes-38k-target-for-air-ambulance/ Southampton Airport has comfortably reached its annual fundraising target for Charity Partner, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA), raising an astonishing £38,000 for the life-saving service. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-smashes-38k-target-for-air-ambulance/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-smashes-38k-target-for-air-ambulance/ Fri, 21 December 2018 00:00:00 Flybe boosts Christmas/New Year flying from Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-christmasnew-year-flying-from-southampton-airport/ Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, is gearing up for a busy festive holiday period from Southampton which includes a boost its 2018-19 Winter schedule with extra flights to meet demand on eight popular routes -  Belfast City, Dublin, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Limoges, Manchester, Newcastle and Rennes. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-christmasnew-year-flying-from-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-christmasnew-year-flying-from-southampton-airport/ Wed, 19 December 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes back easyJet umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-back-easyjet/ Southampton Airport has officially launched the skiing season last Sunday (16 December) with the return of the much anticipated route to Geneva with easyJet. The distinctive orange aircraft has departed the airport in the afternoon with more than 180 passengers on board, and will now operate every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-back-easyjet/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-back-easyjet/ Mon, 17 December 2018 00:00:00 Public shows its support for proposed expansion umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/public-shows-its-support-for-proposed-expansion/ Southampton Airport is today detailing results of the public consultation on its draft Master Plan – with more than 60 per cent of respondents showing support for its vision for growth. http://localhost/news/news-press/public-shows-its-support-for-proposed-expansion/ http://localhost/news/news-press/public-shows-its-support-for-proposed-expansion/ Fri, 07 December 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport and boohooMAN set travel fashion standards umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-and-boohooman-set-travel-fashion-standards/ To showcase boohooMAN’s latest range of Airport Outfits, 10 members of Southampton Airport’s staff took part in a photoshoot to showcase the range and offer readers an insight in to how these looks can be worn. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-and-boohooman-set-travel-fashion-standards/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-and-boohooman-set-travel-fashion-standards/ Wed, 05 December 2018 00:00:00 Firefighter and X Factor contestant hits high notes for Band Aid charity umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/firefighter-and-x-factor-contestant-hits-high-notes-for-band-aid-charity/ Former X Factor contestant and Southampton Airport’s very own firefighter, Marc Higgins, is one of the 40 firefighters from all over the UK singing Band Aid’s “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” in support of the Firefighters Charity and the Band Aid Charity Trust. http://localhost/news/news-press/firefighter-and-x-factor-contestant-hits-high-notes-for-band-aid-charity/ http://localhost/news/news-press/firefighter-and-x-factor-contestant-hits-high-notes-for-band-aid-charity/ Tue, 27 November 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport secures five star health and safety performance umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-secures-five-star-health-and-safety-performance/ Southampton Airport has been highly praised for its health and safety management systems and achieved a five-star rating by the British Safety Council. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-secures-five-star-health-and-safety-performance/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-secures-five-star-health-and-safety-performance/ Thu, 22 November 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport wins Solent Business Award for CSR strategies umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-solent-business-award-for-csr-strategies/ Southampton Airport has received the top recognition at the Solent Business Awards 2018 on Thursday 18 October, held by The Business Magazine. The company was praised for its waste management and community engagement initiatives, and has received the Corporate Social Responsibility Award. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-solent-business-award-for-csr-strategies/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-solent-business-award-for-csr-strategies/ Tue, 23 October 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport Firefighter cycles 12 hours for Air Ambulance Charity umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-firefighter-cycles-12-hours-for-air-ambulance-charity/ Mark Beaudro, Southampton Airport firefighter, raised more than £840 for Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA) while cycling in the airport’s main terminal from 6am until 6pm. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-firefighter-cycles-12-hours-for-air-ambulance-charity/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-firefighter-cycles-12-hours-for-air-ambulance-charity/ Tue, 16 October 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport looks to the future in public Master Plan consultation umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-looks-to-the-future-in-public-master-plan-consultation/ Southampton Airport has today (Wednesday 19 September 2018) launched a six-week public consultation seeking feedback on its draft Master Plan which sets out its long-term vision for growth. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-looks-to-the-future-in-public-master-plan-consultation/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-looks-to-the-future-in-public-master-plan-consultation/ Wed, 19 September 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport takes to the skies for Air Ambulance Charity umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-takes-to-the-skies-for-air-ambulance-charity/ Southampton Airport took part in a tandem skydive for its Charity Partner, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA). http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-takes-to-the-skies-for-air-ambulance-charity/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-takes-to-the-skies-for-air-ambulance-charity/ Mon, 17 September 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport hosts promotional week for air ambulance charity umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-promotional-week-for-air-ambulance-charity/ Southampton Airport has today (10 September 2018) launched a promotional week in its newly-refurbished Priority Lounge to support the airport’s Charity Partner, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA). From every ticket purchased by a passenger to use the lounge, £2.50 will be donated to HIOWAA. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-promotional-week-for-air-ambulance-charity/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-promotional-week-for-air-ambulance-charity/ Mon, 10 September 2018 00:00:00 Flybe boosts 2018-19 winter flying from Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-2018-19-winter-flying-from-southampton-airport/ Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has significantly boosted frequency to its 2018-19 Winter schedule on five of its key routes from Southampton, together with an extra 28 return flights over the busy October and February half terms and peak festive season to Belfast City, Edinburgh and Manchester. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-2018-19-winter-flying-from-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-boosts-2018-19-winter-flying-from-southampton-airport/ Mon, 20 August 2018 00:00:00 Mayor of Eastleigh pilots Southampton Airport's new citizenAID course umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/mayor-of-eastleigh-pilots-southampton-airports-new-citizenaid-course/ Councillor Bruce Tennent, the Mayor of Eastleigh, has piloted the new citizenAID course on Tuesday 7 August at Southampton Airport. The course was delivered by the airport’s professional firefighters as part of the EchoFour Training Centre. http://localhost/news/news-press/mayor-of-eastleigh-pilots-southampton-airports-new-citizenaid-course/ http://localhost/news/news-press/mayor-of-eastleigh-pilots-southampton-airports-new-citizenaid-course/ Mon, 13 August 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport geared up for busy summer getaway umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-geared-up-for-busy-summer-getaway/ Southampton Airport is all set for yet another busy summer as the school holidays get underway. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-geared-up-for-busy-summer-getaway/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-geared-up-for-busy-summer-getaway/ Mon, 23 July 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport wins Taylor Made Computer Solutions Award umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-taylor-made-computer-solutions-award/ Southampton Airport has received the top recognition at the South Coast Business Awards on Friday 13 July. The company was praised for the use of the innovative ornithopter, Robird®, developed by Clear Flight Solutions, to deter real birds away from the airport and avoid bird strikes, and has received the Taylor Made Computer Solutions Award for the Best Use of Technology. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-taylor-made-computer-solutions-award/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-taylor-made-computer-solutions-award/ Tue, 17 July 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport ticks all boxes with special assistance services umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-ticks-all-boxes-with-special-assistance-services/ Southampton Airport has been praised for providing special assistance to passengers with hidden disabilities. It is one of the four UK airports that fulfilled all of the key requirements and recommendations of CAP1411, guidance provided by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in supporting people with hidden disabilities. A further report CAP1629 published in June 2018, assesses the progress airports have made over the past year and their plans for the future. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-ticks-all-boxes-with-special-assistance-services/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-ticks-all-boxes-with-special-assistance-services/ Thu, 05 July 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport celebrates in style first flight to Skiathos with FlyLolo umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-in-style-first-flight-to-skiathos-with-flylolo/ Southampton Airport has today launched its first flight to Skiathos with its new airline, FlyLolo. This is the first time Southampton Airport provides a direct route to Greece, with the airline operating every Tuesday till 2 October 2018. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-in-style-first-flight-to-skiathos-with-flylolo/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-in-style-first-flight-to-skiathos-with-flylolo/ Tue, 03 July 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport hosts yet another successful Runway Run umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-yet-another-successful-runway-run/ Around 700 runners had an early start yesterday on Sunday 24 June to run 5k for the airport’s official Charity Partner, the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA). Southampton Airport is the only commercial airport in the UK that opens up its runway to the members of the public for this type of events, and with 700 runners has broken yet another record of hosting the biggest run of its kind in the UK to date. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-yet-another-successful-runway-run/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-yet-another-successful-runway-run/ Mon, 25 June 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport gets hyped for Skiathos route umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-gets-hyped-for-skiathos-route/ Southampton Airport is counting down the days until the anticipated launch of Skiathos route. The first flight, provided by FlyLolo will take off on 3rd of July at 3pm. The airline will operate every Tuesday, totalling 14 flights until 2nd of October. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-gets-hyped-for-skiathos-route/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-gets-hyped-for-skiathos-route/ Mon, 18 June 2018 00:00:00 Neil Garwood appointed Managing Director of Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/neil-garwood-appointed-md/ Southampton Airport has today confirmed that Neil Garwood will succeed Dave Lees as Managing Director. Neil will take up his position on 1 June when Dave Lees will depart to take up the role of Chief Executive of Bristol Airport, commencing in August. http://localhost/news/news-press/neil-garwood-appointed-md/ http://localhost/news/news-press/neil-garwood-appointed-md/ Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes RAF 100 Baton Relay runners at its Terminal. umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-raf-100-baton-relay-runners-at-its-terminal/ Southampton Airport has warmly welcomed Baton Relay runners as part of the Royal Air Force’s Centenary celebrations. RAF members have passed on a specially designed baton to members of the airport’s staff, which they carried to its next destination at Solent Sky Museum. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-raf-100-baton-relay-runners-at-its-terminal/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-raf-100-baton-relay-runners-at-its-terminal/ Fri, 20 April 2018 00:00:00 easyJet to take off from Southampton again this winter umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/easyjet-to-take-off-from-southampton-again-this-winter/ Geneva flights are back from December 2018 following demand from ski passengers. Southampton Airport is welcoming back a great airline and a fabulous destination for the winter season. Flights go on sale today (12 April) for the first flights of the new season with easyJet, Europe’s leading airline. http://localhost/news/news-press/easyjet-to-take-off-from-southampton-again-this-winter/ http://localhost/news/news-press/easyjet-to-take-off-from-southampton-again-this-winter/ Thu, 12 April 2018 00:00:00 Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s the new airport drone! umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/the-new-airport-drone/ Eagle-eyed bird spotters passing through Southampton Airport recently may have noticed a species they couldn’t quite place. Although it looks just like a falcon to the casual observer, the new arrival, named Robird®, is actually an ornithopter – a type of drone designed and flown to mimic the actions of a bird of prey, and used to deter real birds from airport. http://localhost/news/news-press/the-new-airport-drone/ http://localhost/news/news-press/the-new-airport-drone/ Wed, 04 April 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport invests in state-of-the-art training centre for businesses across the region umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-invests-in-training-centre/ Southampton Airport is delighted to announce the launch of its brand new training centre, EchoFour. EchoFour gives businesses from across the South the chance to receive the highest standard of training at a unique location. Each course is instructed by serving firefighters, creating an environment whereby ‘professional firefighters train professional people’. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-invests-in-training-centre/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-invests-in-training-centre/ Thu, 22 March 2018 00:00:00 ‘No-charge’ electric car charging sparks savings at Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/no-charge-electric-car-charging-sparks-savings/ New electric car charging points at Southampton Airport have been up and running for just over a month, but the environmental impact is already being felt. http://localhost/news/news-press/no-charge-electric-car-charging-sparks-savings/ http://localhost/news/news-press/no-charge-electric-car-charging-sparks-savings/ Mon, 19 March 2018 00:00:00 Delight for Southampton skiers with more choice to Chambery umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/delight-for-southampton-skiers-with-more-choice-to-chambery/ Specialist ski companies, Esprit Ski and Ski Total are expanding their Chambery flight programme from Southampton Airport this winter. Following a successful season this year, Esprit Ski and Ski Total will upgrade the aircraft which currently flies the route, a 78 seat Dash aircraft, to a larger 118 seat Embraer jet aircraft. http://localhost/news/news-press/delight-for-southampton-skiers-with-more-choice-to-chambery/ http://localhost/news/news-press/delight-for-southampton-skiers-with-more-choice-to-chambery/ Wed, 14 March 2018 00:00:00 Flybe launches 2018-19 winter schedule umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-launches-2018-19-winter-schedule/ Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has announced the first phase of its 2018/19 Winter programme earlier than ever this year featuring 127 routes and a choice of up to 2,683 flights a week throughout the UK and mainland Europe. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-launches-2018-19-winter-schedule/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-launches-2018-19-winter-schedule/ Thu, 08 March 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport launches Runway Run 2018 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-runway-run-2018/ Southampton Airport has today launched its official Runway Run which is due to take place on the airport’s runway at 6am on Sunday 24th June 2018. The run is 5km in length and members of the public are invited to enter. Approximately 600 people are expected to join in the fun, taking advantage of the unique opportunity to run along a real runway at daybreak. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-runway-run-2018/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-runway-run-2018/ Thu, 08 February 2018 00:00:00 Southampton Airport Celebrates Strong Passenger Numbers in 2017 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-strong-passenger-numbers-in-2017/ Southampton airport welcomed its highest ever number of passengers, with 2.08 million passengers travelling through the Airport in 2017 which was 6.1% higher than the previous year. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-strong-passenger-numbers-in-2017/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-strong-passenger-numbers-in-2017/ Mon, 29 January 2018 00:00:00 Southampton to Rodez flights back for Summer 2018 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-to-rodez-flights-back-for-summer-2018/ For summer 2018, Flybe franchise partner, Eastern Airways, is reintroducing flights from Southampton Airport to Rodez in the south of France. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-to-rodez-flights-back-for-summer-2018/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-to-rodez-flights-back-for-summer-2018/ Wed, 20 December 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport launches ‘beer of the month’ partnership with Bowman Ales http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-beer-of-the-month-partnership-with-bowman-ales/ Southampton Airport has today announced that it is to begin a ‘beer of the month’ partnership with local award winning real ale brewery, Bowman Ales. This forms part of an on-going initiative at Southampton Airport to incorporate more local produce into its retail and restaurant offerings. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-beer-of-the-month-partnership-with-bowman-ales/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-beer-of-the-month-partnership-with-bowman-ales/ Fri, 27 October 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport announces new route to Menorca with TUI http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-announces-new-route-to-menorca-with-tui/ Southampton Airport has today announced that it will be introducing flights to Menorca with TUI starting in May 2018. The flights will run from 26th May until 8th September 2018. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-announces-new-route-to-menorca-with-tui/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-announces-new-route-to-menorca-with-tui/ Tue, 24 October 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport announces new route to Skiathos http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-announces-new-route-to-skiathos/ Southampton Airport has today announced that it will be introducing a new route to Skiathos with its newest airline FlyLolo, starting July 2018. This will be the first time that Southampton Airport has offered a direct route to Greece. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-announces-new-route-to-skiathos/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-announces-new-route-to-skiathos/ Thu, 05 October 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport celebrates another busiest summer on record http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-another-busiest-summer-on-record/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-another-busiest-summer-on-record/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-another-busiest-summer-on-record/ Thu, 07 September 2017 00:00:00 Win 2 return tickets to Geneva from Southampton Airport with easyJet http://localhost/news/news-press/win-2-return-tickets-to-geneva-from-southampton-airport-with-easyjet/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/win-2-return-tickets-to-geneva-from-southampton-airport-with-easyjet/ http://localhost/news/news-press/win-2-return-tickets-to-geneva-from-southampton-airport-with-easyjet/ Tue, 29 August 2017 00:00:00 Flybe announces 2018 summer schedule from Southampton http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-2018-summer-schedule-from-southampton/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-2018-summer-schedule-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-2018-summer-schedule-from-southampton/ Wed, 02 August 2017 00:00:00 easyJet set to fly from Southampton Airport for the first time http://localhost/news/news-press/easyjet-set-to-fly-from-southampton-airport-for-the-first-time/ New flight to Geneva takes-off in December 2017 and is set to appeal to Ski passengers. http://localhost/news/news-press/easyjet-set-to-fly-from-southampton-airport-for-the-first-time/ http://localhost/news/news-press/easyjet-set-to-fly-from-southampton-airport-for-the-first-time/ Tue, 11 July 2017 00:00:00 Records beaten at Southampton Airport Runway Run http://localhost/news/news-press/records-beaten-at-southampton-airport-runway-run/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/records-beaten-at-southampton-airport-runway-run/ http://localhost/news/news-press/records-beaten-at-southampton-airport-runway-run/ Mon, 26 June 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes new route to Ibiza with Volotea http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-route-to-ibiza-with-volotea/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-route-to-ibiza-with-volotea/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-route-to-ibiza-with-volotea/ Fri, 02 June 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport celebrates 2 million passengers http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-2-million-passengers/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-2-million-passengers/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-2-million-passengers/ Tue, 30 May 2017 00:00:00 ​Flybe announces 2017-18 winter schedule from Southampton http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-2017-18-winter-schedule-from-southampton/ Regional airline announces 21 winter routes from Southampton Airport with choice of up to 238 flights a week. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-2017-18-winter-schedule-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-2017-18-winter-schedule-from-southampton/ Mon, 24 April 2017 00:00:00 Flybe launches new weekend summer sun connections via Southampton http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-launches-new-weekend-summer-sun-connections-via-southampton/ New leisure hub opens up 76 additional regional connections to France and Italy. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-launches-new-weekend-summer-sun-connections-via-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-launches-new-weekend-summer-sun-connections-via-southampton/ Tue, 14 March 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport chooses Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance as its Charity of the Year 2017 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-chooses-hampshire-and-isle-of-wight-air-ambulance-as-its-charity-of-the-year-2017/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-chooses-hampshire-and-isle-of-wight-air-ambulance-as-its-charity-of-the-year-2017/ Fri, 20 January 2017 00:00:00 Win 4 return tickets to Ibiza from Southampton with Volotea http://localhost/news/news-press/win-4-return-tickets-to-ibiza-from-southampton-with-volotea/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/win-4-return-tickets-to-ibiza-from-southampton-with-volotea/ http://localhost/news/news-press/win-4-return-tickets-to-ibiza-from-southampton-with-volotea/ Tue, 10 January 2017 00:00:00 Southampton Airport to introduce new security scanning technology http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-to-introduce-new-security-scanning-technology/ 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). http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-to-introduce-new-security-scanning-technology/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-to-introduce-new-security-scanning-technology/ Tue, 13 December 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport Hula Hoops to Jersey http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hula-hoops-to-jersey/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hula-hoops-to-jersey/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hula-hoops-to-jersey/ Wed, 16 November 2016 00:00:00 Flybe's winter schedule takes off from Southampton http://localhost/news/news-press/flybes-winter-schedule-takes-off-from-southampton/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybes-winter-schedule-takes-off-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybes-winter-schedule-takes-off-from-southampton/ Thu, 03 November 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport launches route to Ibiza with Volotea http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-route-to-ibiza-with-volotea/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-route-to-ibiza-with-volotea/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-route-to-ibiza-with-volotea/ Thu, 20 October 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport wins the ERA Airport of the Year Award umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-the-era-airport-of-the-year-award/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-the-era-airport-of-the-year-award/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-the-era-airport-of-the-year-award/ Fri, 14 October 2016 00:00:00 The Search is on for Southampton Airport’s Charity of the Year 2017 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/the-search-is-on-for-southampton-airport-s-charity-of-the-year-2017/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/the-search-is-on-for-southampton-airport-s-charity-of-the-year-2017/ http://localhost/news/news-press/the-search-is-on-for-southampton-airport-s-charity-of-the-year-2017/ Mon, 03 October 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport celebrates busiest summer on record umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-busiest-summer-on-record/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-busiest-summer-on-record/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-busiest-summer-on-record/ Tue, 13 September 2016 00:00:00 Flybe Celebrates in style new route from Southampton to Munich http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-celebrates-in-style-new-route-from-southampton-to-munich/ 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 http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-celebrates-in-style-new-route-from-southampton-to-munich/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-celebrates-in-style-new-route-from-southampton-to-munich/ Wed, 07 September 2016 00:00:00 bmi regional amends Southampton - Munich flight schedule umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-regional-amends-southampton-munich-flight-schedule/ bmi regional amends Southampton - Munich flight schedule http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-regional-amends-southampton-munich-flight-schedule/ http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-regional-amends-southampton-munich-flight-schedule/ Tue, 23 August 2016 00:00:00 Flybe gives travel a boost for October half term http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-gives-travel-a-boost-for-october-half-term/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-gives-travel-a-boost-for-october-half-term/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-gives-travel-a-boost-for-october-half-term/ Tue, 16 August 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport comes top for passenger assistance http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-comes-top-for-passenger-assistance/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-comes-top-for-passenger-assistance/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-comes-top-for-passenger-assistance/ Thu, 11 August 2016 00:00:00 Flybe extends popular sun routes for winter from Southampton umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-extends-popular-sun-routes-for-winter-from-southampton/ Airline expands 2016-17 winter schedule with sun flights to Alicante, Faro and Malaga with choice of up to seven flights a week. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-extends-popular-sun-routes-for-winter-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-extends-popular-sun-routes-for-winter-from-southampton/ Wed, 06 July 2016 00:00:00 New record set at Southampton Airport Runway Run http://localhost/news/news-press/new-record-set-at-southampton-airport-runway-run/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/new-record-set-at-southampton-airport-runway-run/ http://localhost/news/news-press/new-record-set-at-southampton-airport-runway-run/ Mon, 27 June 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes new airline, Volotea umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-volotea/ Volotea, the airline of small and mid‐sized European cities, has started its operation from Southampton Airport, connecting the city to the Balearic Island of Majorca. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-volotea/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-volotea/ Wed, 15 June 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport gives cheese salute to Her Majesty The Queen http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-gives-cheese-salute-to-her-majesty-the-queen/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-gives-cheese-salute-to-her-majesty-the-queen/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-gives-cheese-salute-to-her-majesty-the-queen/ Tue, 24 May 2016 00:00:00 KLM lands in Southampton and celebrates first flight http://localhost/news/news-press/klm-lands-in-southampton-and-celebrates-first-flight/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/klm-lands-in-southampton-and-celebrates-first-flight/ http://localhost/news/news-press/klm-lands-in-southampton-and-celebrates-first-flight/ Mon, 16 May 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes Ibiza as first new route for summer 2017 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-ibiza-as-first-new-route-for-summer-2017/ Thomson and First Choice have announced increased capacity at Southampton airport for their summer 2017 flying programme. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-ibiza-as-first-new-route-for-summer-2017/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-ibiza-as-first-new-route-for-summer-2017/ Wed, 04 May 2016 00:00:00 bmi regional’s double daily flights from Southampton to Munich have begun http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-regional-s-double-daily-flights-from-southampton-to-munich-have-begun/ bmi regional’s new eagerly awaited Southampton to Munich flights have launched! http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-regional-s-double-daily-flights-from-southampton-to-munich-have-begun/ http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-regional-s-double-daily-flights-from-southampton-to-munich-have-begun/ Fri, 15 April 2016 00:00:00 New Aer Lingus Regional flights from Southampton to Cork take-off http://localhost/news/news-press/new-aer-lingus-regional-flights-from-southampton-to-cork-take-off/ Aer Lingus Regional flights from Southampton Airport to Cork Airport in the South of Ireland will began today, 14th March. http://localhost/news/news-press/new-aer-lingus-regional-flights-from-southampton-to-cork-take-off/ http://localhost/news/news-press/new-aer-lingus-regional-flights-from-southampton-to-cork-take-off/ Mon, 14 March 2016 00:00:00 Hampshire football fans urged to get organised for Euro 2016 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/euro-2016/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/euro-2016/ http://localhost/news/news-press/euro-2016/ Thu, 03 March 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport wins Baby Changing Room of The Year! umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-baby-changing-room-of-the-year/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-baby-changing-room-of-the-year/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-baby-changing-room-of-the-year/ Tue, 23 February 2016 00:00:00 Flybe confirms new route from Southampton to Lyon umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-confirms-new-route-from-southampton-to-lyon/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-confirms-new-route-from-southampton-to-lyon/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-confirms-new-route-from-southampton-to-lyon/ Thu, 11 February 2016 00:00:00 Spitfire inspires next generation of British aviators on its 80th Birthday umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/spitfire-inspires-next-generation-of-british-aviators-on-its-80th-birthday/ 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/spitfire-inspires-next-generation-of-british-aviators-on-its-80th-birthday/ http://localhost/news/news-press/spitfire-inspires-next-generation-of-british-aviators-on-its-80th-birthday/ Wed, 10 February 2016 00:00:00 bmi announced as fourth new airline for Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-announced-as-fourth-new-airline-for-southampton-airport/ bmi regional has added flights from Southampton to its network, with the eagerly awaited launch of a route to Munich. http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-announced-as-fourth-new-airline-for-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/bmi-announced-as-fourth-new-airline-for-southampton-airport/ Mon, 01 February 2016 00:00:00 Flybe announces new route between Southampton and Paris Charles de Gaulle umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-new-route-between-southampton-and-paris-charles-de-gaulle/ Leading regional airline’s 2016 summer programme now features new daily service to Charles de Gaulle boosting services to Paris airports. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-new-route-between-southampton-and-paris-charles-de-gaulle/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-new-route-between-southampton-and-paris-charles-de-gaulle/ Fri, 29 January 2016 00:00:00 Flybe announces three more summer routes from Southampton umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-three-more-summer-routes-from-southampton/ Leading regional airline boosts 2016 Summer programme with two brand new routes to Biarritz and Toulon and return of peak summer flights to Bastia. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-three-more-summer-routes-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-announces-three-more-summer-routes-from-southampton/ Thu, 14 January 2016 00:00:00 Flybe brings back sun routes from Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-brings-back-sun-routes-from-southampton-airport/ Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (6th January 2016) put on sale a much awaited upgrade to its 2016 Summer schedule from Southampton Airport with the return of popular sun routes to Alicante, Malaga, Palma Mallorca and Faro. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-brings-back-sun-routes-from-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-brings-back-sun-routes-from-southampton-airport/ Wed, 06 January 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport releases first ever TV advert umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-releases-first-ever-tv-advert/ Today Southampton Airport’s first ever TV advert will go live on Sky channels in the South East region and will encourage viewers to book direct and fly local. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-releases-first-ever-tv-advert/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-releases-first-ever-tv-advert/ Mon, 04 January 2016 00:00:00 Southampton Airport makes Christmas come early for local charity umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-makes-christmas-come-early-for-local-charity/ Southampton Airport has today announced that it has chosen Southampton based charity ‘Where There’s a Will’ to be its Charity of the Year 2016. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-makes-christmas-come-early-for-local-charity/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-makes-christmas-come-early-for-local-charity/ Thu, 17 December 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport celebrates 21 successful years umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-21-successful-years/ Southampton Airport is celebrating the 21st birthday of its passenger terminal which was opened in December 1994 by HRH Prince Andrew, The Duke of York. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-21-successful-years/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-celebrates-21-successful-years/ Tue, 15 December 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes new airline KLM umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-klm/ 8th December 2015 - KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is set to expand its medium-haul network with daily flights to (and from) Southampton, marking the airline’s 16th UK destination. The route will form part of KLM’s new summer schedule for 2016. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-klm/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-klm/ Wed, 09 December 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional for new route to Cork umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-aer-lingus-regional-for-new-route-to-cork/ Southampton Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional for new route to Cork http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-aer-lingus-regional-for-new-route-to-cork/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-aer-lingus-regional-for-new-route-to-cork/ Mon, 07 December 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport Welcomes Hampshire FA in New Partnership umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-hampshire-fa-in-new-partnership/ Southampton Airport is delighted to have entered into a 2 year partnership with Hampshire FA, working closely with them on local awareness & engagement activities which will help Hampshire FA engage with new audiences. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-hampshire-fa-in-new-partnership/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-hampshire-fa-in-new-partnership/ Wed, 02 December 2015 00:00:00 The Search is on for Southampton Airport’s Charity of the Year 2016 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/the-search-is-on-for-southampton-airport-s-charity-of-the-year-2016/ Southampton Airport are offering a local charity an exclusive opportunity to become their 2016 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. http://localhost/news/news-press/the-search-is-on-for-southampton-airport-s-charity-of-the-year-2016/ http://localhost/news/news-press/the-search-is-on-for-southampton-airport-s-charity-of-the-year-2016/ Wed, 18 November 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport Welcomes New Airline Volotea umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-volotea/ Volotea will connect Southampton Airport with Majorca twice a week offering 10,000 seats in 2016. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-volotea/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-welcomes-new-airline-volotea/ Wed, 28 October 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport Wins at the Solent Business Awards umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-at-the-solent-business-awards/ Southampton Airport has been recognised for its Outstanding Contribution to Hampshire http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-at-the-solent-business-awards/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-wins-at-the-solent-business-awards/ Tue, 27 October 2015 00:00:00 New route to Dusseldorf launched from Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/new-route-to-dusseldorf-launched-from-southampton-airport/ As part of its new winter schedule from Southampton Airport that started this weekend (Sunday 25th October, 2106), Flybe has launched its new daily route to Dusseldorf in Germany. http://localhost/news/news-press/new-route-to-dusseldorf-launched-from-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/new-route-to-dusseldorf-launched-from-southampton-airport/ Mon, 26 October 2015 00:00:00 Eastern Airways are increasing the capacity on their Leeds route http://localhost/news/news-press/eastern-airways-are-increasing-the-capacity-on-their-leeds-route/ Eastern Airways are replacing their Jetstream aircraft with a Saab 2000 for a significant capacity increase on the Southampton to Leeds Bradford route http://localhost/news/news-press/eastern-airways-are-increasing-the-capacity-on-their-leeds-route/ http://localhost/news/news-press/eastern-airways-are-increasing-the-capacity-on-their-leeds-route/ Wed, 21 October 2015 00:00:00 New Flights for Winter at Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/new-flights-for-winter-at-southampton-airport/ Southampton Airport announces it's new flights for the winter period. http://localhost/news/news-press/new-flights-for-winter-at-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/new-flights-for-winter-at-southampton-airport/ Tue, 29 September 2015 00:00:00 Flybe confirms expanded Winter schedule from Southampton umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-confirms-expanded-winter-schedule-from-southampton/ Flybe announces new Dusseldorf service as part of an extensive winter programme featuring total choice of 17 routes and up to 420 flights a week http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-confirms-expanded-winter-schedule-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-confirms-expanded-winter-schedule-from-southampton/ Tue, 25 August 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport included in shortlist for new regional air route funding umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/shortlist-for-new-regional-air-route-funding/ Today the Department for Transport issued this press release... http://localhost/news/news-press/shortlist-for-new-regional-air-route-funding/ http://localhost/news/news-press/shortlist-for-new-regional-air-route-funding/ Thu, 20 August 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport – awesome for families umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/awesome-for-families/ Southampton Airport has been nominated for the prestigious “Awesome for Families” award by Family Traveller magazine. http://localhost/news/news-press/awesome-for-families/ http://localhost/news/news-press/awesome-for-families/ Thu, 13 August 2015 00:00:00 Even more flights to Lapland for winter 2015 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/even-more-flights-to-lapland-for-winter-2015/ You may curse Southampton Airport for using the ‘C’ word in June, but there’s no better time to be thinking about next Christmas. The airport has launched even more flights to Finnish Lapland for 2015, increasing capacity by 300%, and seats are selling fast. http://localhost/news/news-press/even-more-flights-to-lapland-for-winter-2015/ http://localhost/news/news-press/even-more-flights-to-lapland-for-winter-2015/ Thu, 25 June 2015 00:00:00 Flybe and Emirates announce new codeshare agreement umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-and-emirates-announce-new-codeshare-agreement/ Leading regional airline’s ‘One Stop to the World’ passenger commitment now extended with onward connections to Dubai http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-and-emirates-announce-new-codeshare-agreement/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-and-emirates-announce-new-codeshare-agreement/ Wed, 10 June 2015 00:00:00 Flybe winter 2015-16 schedule on sale umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-winter-2015-16-schedule-on-sale/ Flybe’s 2015-16 Winter programme is now available for booking from Southampton and offers a comprehensive choice of routes, currently available for travel between 25th October 2015 and 29th February, 2016. One way fares are from £24.99 including taxes and charges. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-winter-2015-16-schedule-on-sale/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-winter-2015-16-schedule-on-sale/ Wed, 10 June 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport hosts ‘Corsica Day’ to launch new route to Bastia umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-corsica-day-to-launch-new-route-to-bastia/ Southampton Airport has started a new twice-weekly flight to Bastia in Corsica from with Flybe, which will operate during summer on Thursdays and Sundays through to 27th September 2015. To celebrate this new service, the airport held a colourful Corsican-themed day. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-corsica-day-to-launch-new-route-to-bastia/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-hosts-corsica-day-to-launch-new-route-to-bastia/ Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport to hold ‘Corsica Day’ to launch new route to Bastia umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-to-hold-corsica-day-to-launch-new-route-to-bastia/ Southampton Airport is launching a new flight to Bastia in Corsica with Flybe, which begins on 24th May. To mark the occasion, the airport will be holding a special Corsica-themed event where it'll be possible to try some local food & drink and speak to destination experts. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-to-hold-corsica-day-to-launch-new-route-to-bastia/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-to-hold-corsica-day-to-launch-new-route-to-bastia/ Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 New Mayoral chain uses scrap from Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/new-mayoral-chain-uses-scrap-from-southampton-airport/ It’s not every day that a mayor receives a new commemorative chain – and rarer still one that features brass from an old pot, spitfire badge stamps and actual lighting strips from Southampton Airport. http://localhost/news/news-press/new-mayoral-chain-uses-scrap-from-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/new-mayoral-chain-uses-scrap-from-southampton-airport/ Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 More choice, more variety and more local routes for Southern sun seekers umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/more-choice-more-variety-and-more-local-routes-for-southern-sun-seekers/ Thomson and First Choice are pleased to announce that in summer 2016 they will introduce an additional flight to Palma, Majorca from Southampton Airport on a Tuesday, making cruises on board the Thomson Majesty available to customers from the south coast. http://localhost/news/news-press/more-choice-more-variety-and-more-local-routes-for-southern-sun-seekers/ http://localhost/news/news-press/more-choice-more-variety-and-more-local-routes-for-southern-sun-seekers/ Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 The First Dornier in Aurigny Colours arrives in Guernsey umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/the-first-dornier-in-aurigny-colours-arrives-in-guernsey/ Aurigny is delighted to announce that its first Aurigny branded Dornier 228 has arrived in Guernsey. It is painted in the airline’s usual livery, but with the word Alderney displayed along the fuselage. http://localhost/news/news-press/the-first-dornier-in-aurigny-colours-arrives-in-guernsey/ http://localhost/news/news-press/the-first-dornier-in-aurigny-colours-arrives-in-guernsey/ Fri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 Flybe's summer schedule takes off from Southampton umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybes-summer-schedule-takes-off-from-southampton/ Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has started operating its 2015 Summer Schedule from Southampton with a choice of 27 routes including two brand new services to Bastia and Milan and the continuation of popular sun routes, in total offering a choice of up to 299 flights a week with one way fares from £24.99 including taxes and charges. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybes-summer-schedule-takes-off-from-southampton/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybes-summer-schedule-takes-off-from-southampton/ Tue, 21 April 2015 00:00:00 Double digit growth at Southampton Airport in March 2015 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/double-digit-growth-at-southampton-airport-in-march-2015/ Southampton Airport welcomed 148,000 passengers in March 2015, which was 14% higher than the previous year. International passengers increased by 8% and domestic passengers were 17% up on 2014. http://localhost/news/news-press/double-digit-growth-at-southampton-airport-in-march-2015/ http://localhost/news/news-press/double-digit-growth-at-southampton-airport-in-march-2015/ Thu, 16 April 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport looks forward to a busy Easter umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-looks-forward-to-a-busy-easter/ Southampton Airport is gearing up for a busy Easter weekend, as it expects almost 30,000 passengers through its doors between 2nd and 6th April inclusive. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-looks-forward-to-a-busy-easter/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-looks-forward-to-a-busy-easter/ Thu, 02 April 2015 00:00:00 Plans unveiled for Marwell Zebra enclosure at Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/plans-unveiled-for-marwell-zebra-enclosure-at-southampton-airport/ Today plans have been unveiled for a temporary animal enclosure at Southampton Airport, in partnership with Marwell Zoo. The airport will soon become home to a herd of Grevy’s zebras while the zoo creates its brand new exhibit, Wild Explorers. Passengers will be able to experience a mini safari from the comfort of their plane seat – a world first. http://localhost/news/news-press/plans-unveiled-for-marwell-zebra-enclosure-at-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/plans-unveiled-for-marwell-zebra-enclosure-at-southampton-airport/ Wed, 01 April 2015 00:00:00 Hampshire Mayors and Chairmen visit Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/hampshire-mayors-and-chairmen-visit-southampton-airport/ A group of local Mayors visited Southampton Airport, by invitation of His Worship the Mayor of Eastleigh Cllr Tony Noyce, to look at the role the airport plays in the region as part of English Tourism Week. http://localhost/news/news-press/hampshire-mayors-and-chairmen-visit-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/hampshire-mayors-and-chairmen-visit-southampton-airport/ Mon, 16 March 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport launches Summer Solstice Sprint umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-summer-solstice-sprint/ Southampton Airport has launched a brand new charity run; the Summer Solstice Sprint. Set to take place on the airport’s runway at 6am on Sunday 21st June 2015, the run is 5km in length. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-summer-solstice-sprint/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-launches-summer-solstice-sprint/ Mon, 16 March 2015 00:00:00 Strong growth at Southampton Airport in 2014 umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/strong-growth-at-southampton-airport-in-2014/ Southampton Airport welcomed 1,830,257 passengers in 2014, which was 6.2% higher than the previous year. 43% of passengers were domestic travellers, 37% international and 20% on flights to and from the Channel Islands. http://localhost/news/news-press/strong-growth-at-southampton-airport-in-2014/ http://localhost/news/news-press/strong-growth-at-southampton-airport-in-2014/ Fri, 27 February 2015 00:00:00 Flybe proves love really is in the air umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-proves-love-really-is-in-the-air/ Research by Europe’s largest regional airline reveals the perfect places to find love – and discover pilots have the sexiest uniforms. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-proves-love-really-is-in-the-air/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-proves-love-really-is-in-the-air/ Fri, 13 February 2015 00:00:00 Southampton Airport is ranked the top airport in the UK for service umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-is-ranked-the-top-airport-in-the-uk-for-service/ Southampton Airport has topped the list of UK airports in terms of service, in the widely respected Airport Service Quality (ASQ) survey. http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-is-ranked-the-top-airport-in-the-uk-for-service/ http://localhost/news/news-press/southampton-airport-is-ranked-the-top-airport-in-the-uk-for-service/ Tue, 10 February 2015 00:00:00 Bricks in Motion at Southampton Airport umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/bricks-in-motion-at-southampton-airport/ A Flybe plane has been brought to life in LEGO® bricks at Southampton Airport. http://localhost/news/news-press/bricks-in-motion-at-southampton-airport/ http://localhost/news/news-press/bricks-in-motion-at-southampton-airport/ Fri, 23 January 2015 00:00:00 Flybe expands Global connections further with Cathay Pacific Codeshare umbraco.BusinessLogic.User http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-expands-global-connections-further-with-cathay-pacific-codeshare/ Flybe has further expanded its ‘One Stop to the World’ service for regional passengers through an extension of its new codeshare agreement with Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific that, initially providing seamless global connections just through Manchester, now includes those available via Amsterdam Schiphol and Paris Charles de Gaulle airports. http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-expands-global-connections-further-with-cathay-pacific-codeshare/ http://localhost/news/news-press/flybe-expands-global-connections-further-with-cathay-pacific-codeshare/ Wed, 07 January 2015 00:00:00