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LAUNCH OF NOISE AND TRACK KEEPING SYSTEM AT LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT

London Biggin Hill Airport will formally launch its new state-of-the-art Noise Monitoring and Track Keeping System next week.    From April 12th members of the public will be able to access the system via an internet portal and view details... Read more...

A CHAIN-GANG OF MAYORS VISIT LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT

Eighteen Mayors and their consorts congregated at London Biggin Hill Airport last week for a briefing on developments and a tour of some of the high profile aerospace facilities established by stakeholders. The idea for the collective visit was... Read more...

HSBC DEAL ACCELERATES DEVELOPMENT AT LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT

London Biggin Hill Airport has agreed a £15 million finance package with banker HSBC to fund the construction of an additional 140,000 sq ft office, hangar and business aircraft parking facility and the development of a 50-bed four star... Read more...

ALBERT JOINS THE AIRPORT FIRE SERVICE AS MASCOT

Albert, an 11-year old Dalmatian whose owners lives close to the fire station at London Biggin Hill Airport, has been adopted as the fire service mascot for show on special occasions and for the enjoyment of fire crews during... Read more...

PATROUILLE DE FRANCE AEROBATIC TEAM CONFIRMED TO PERFORM AT LONDON BIGGIN HILL FESTIVAL OF FLIGHT 2017

London Biggin Hill Airport confirmed today that the French Air Force aerobatic team ‘Patrouille de France’ will be participating in this year’s Festival of Flight. The Festival of Flight is one of a number of very special events included... Read more...

Interflight appoints Paul Cantillon as Commercial Manager

Interflight, the London Biggin Hill-based private jet operator, has appointed Paul Cantillon as Commercial Manager. Paul holds 6 years operational experience in business aviation, including International JetClub Ltd and Optimum Aviation, with management of Bombardier and Gulfstream aircraft. Paul has... Read more...

ICONIC LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT CELEBRATES 100TH ANNIVERSARY

It was on 13th February 1917 that the War Office first established a military camp on the site at Biggin Hill in South London that is the origin of the airport. The Biggin Hill Spitfire flight was an opportunity for guests to remember... Read more...

SUCCESS FOR AN AIRPORT MAN WITH A MISSION

For the past 10 years, Jamie Goatman has been a man with a mission – to be a professional pilot. At the age of 28, after a decade of hard slog of studying for professional examinations while raising a... Read more...

BAGPIPES HERALD ‘CALEDONIAN GIRLS’ REVIVAL WITH FUND-RAISING INITIATIVE IN MEMORY OF A FORMER BCAL STAFF MEMBER

The sound of the bagpipes at London Biggin Hill Airport on Monday heralded a revival of the world-famous ‘Caledonian Girls’ of British Caledonian Airways (BCAL) in aid of charitable causes. A Piper Archer light aircraft in the colours of... Read more...

AIR CHARTER EXPO RETURNS TO LONDON BIGGIN HILL 12 SEPTEMBER 2017

Air Charter Expo (ACE’17) the private aviation showcase for owners, operators, international charter brokers and their customers returns to London Biggin Hill (LBHA) on Tuesday 12 September 2017. Produced in association with BACA – The Air Charter Association, ACE’17... Read more...