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FLYING SCHOLAR BEN AKHTAR KITTED OUT COURTESY OF ADAMS AVIATION

**Closing date for 2018 scholarships extended to 17th November**  Ben Akhtar, the 18-year old winner of the Biggin Hill Airport Flying Scholarship award for 2017 was invited recently to the Adams Aviation Supply Co showroom in New Addington to... Read more...

140,000 sq. ft Biggin Hill Airport development set for completion by Christmas

NBAA Convention, Las Vegas – 11th October: London Biggin Hill Airport is announcing this week that work on its 60,000 sq. ft hangar, 10,000 sq. ft office block and 70,000 sq. ft additional ramp space is on track for... Read more...

New plans for small boutique hotel at London Biggin Hill Airport

London – 9th October: London Biggin Hill Airport is announcing today that new plans for its boutique hotel have been released, and will be available to view at a public exhibition from 3-8pm on Tuesday 10th October at the... Read more...

London Biggin Hill Airport welcomes new aerospace students

London – 9 October: London Biggin Hill Airport hosted students from London South East Colleges’ first Aerospace and Engineering courses, which launched last week. As part of ongoing efforts to encourage more young people to pursue careers in the... Read more...

AIRPORT-SPONSORED FLYING SCHOLAR BEN AKHTAR COMMENCES TRAINING

Flying training began last week with the EFG school for 18-year old Ben Akhtar, winner of the Biggin Hill Airport award within the Nick Davidson Memorial Flying Scholarship scheme. Ben was selected as the 2017 Biggin Hill Airport flying... Read more...

LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT SEES RECORD ATTENDANCE AT ACE’17

London – 13 September 2017: Attendance hit a record high at Air Charter Expo (ACE’17), hosted at London Biggin Hill Airport yesterday, with over 800 industry professionals enjoying a varied programme of meetings, presentations and talks from more than... Read more...

London Biggin Hill Airport’s heli shuttle service adds to its fleet

London, 5th September 2017 – Biggin Hill Airport’s London Heli Shuttle service, operated by Castle Air, is announcing it has grown its fleet to six AugustaWestland AW109 Grands. Since its launch in December 2015, the London Heli Shuttle service has... Read more...

BOOST FOR AVIATION CHARITY AS LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT CONTRIBUTES A 3-YEAR SPONSORSHIP

The Nick Davidson Memorial Flying Scholarship, a registered charity, received a welcome boost at the weekend when Biggin Hill Airport offered  a 3-year sponsorship plan valued at £30,000.  The money will support the “The airport has a long history... Read more...

INTERNATIONAL CLASS 2-DAY FESTIVAL OF FLIGHT CELEBRATES ‘BIGGIN 100’

A special 2-day Festival of Flight takes place at Biggin Hill Airport over the weekend  of 19th & 20th August celebrating the airport’s centenary year and its proud heritage in a very public way. For the first time in... Read more...

LONDON BIGGIN HILL READY TO WELCOME ACE ‘17 NEXT MONTH

London Biggin Hill Airport, the capital’s premier business aviation airport, is gearing up to host 2017’s Air Charter Expo on 12th September 2017. Dubbed ACE ’17, the event is the UK’s only conference and exhibition dedicated to the air... Read more...