Category: Southampton Airport

Eastern Airways commence flights to Teeside

Eastern Airways take on more Southampton routes following Flybe collapse. Flights to Newcastle start Wednesday,Eastern Airways have commenced a new service from Southampton Airport with flights to Teeside – one of 11 new routes the airline is launching today.(Monday 9 March.) The airline joins Loganair in moving quickly to plug the gap in Southampton Airports…

Southampton Airport unveils new green initiative

Southampton Airport has launched the implementation of Fixed Electrical Ground Power (FEGP) units, as part of it’s commitment to become carbon neutral by 2030. Councillor Rupert Kyrle, Eastleigh Borough Council Cabinet Member for the Environment was invited to see new units in operation “The launch of the new Fixed Electrical Ground Power system is really great…

Airport Committee gets runway update

New 30 day consultation. Extending runway could unlock new business park with 1,000 jobs.Members of Southampton Airport Consultative Committee have heard how up to 1,000 new jobs could be created at a new Business Park if an extension to the runway gets the OK from Eastleigh Borough Council. The extra thousand jobs would be in…

Airport remembers Godfrey Olson

Tributes paid to long serving councillor and founding member of Southampton Airport Consultative Committee who passed away last JuneSouthampton Airport Consultative Committee has honoured its former Chair, Godfrey Olson, with a ceremony to mark his passing. A framed photographic portrait bearing the inscription ‘Godfrey Olson OBE – a Great friend of Southampton Airport’ has been…