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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...

LONDON BIGGIN HILL APPOINTS GARY CHAPMAN AS CFO

London, 7th August 2017: London Biggin Hill Airport, the only dedicated business aviation airport within the capital, is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Chapman as its new Chief Financial Officer. For the last eight years Chapman was... Read more...

London Biggin Hill Airport supporting Bromley youth through music

London, 17th July 2017: London Biggin Hill Airport is demonstrating its commitment to youth development in the borough by supporting the Bromley Youth Music Trust (BYMT), a nationally renowned independent music education service, with a £3,500 grant in aid... Read more...

Recipient of the 2017 Nick Davidson Memorial Flying Scholarship announced

London, 10th July 2017: Jack Hawkins (18) has been awarded the Nick Davidson Memorial Flying Scholarship for 2017 in a ceremony at London Biggin Hill Airport. The scholarship, which will see Hawkins embark on full flight training programme including... Read more...

JACK HAWKINS (18) AWARDED THE NICK DAVIDSON MEMORIAL FLYING SCHOLARSHIP 2017

Jack Hawkins, aged 18, whose family live in Cambridge, has been awarded the Nick Davidson Memorial Flying Scholarship for 2017. At a special ceremony at London Biggin Hill Airport last week, Jack was presented with his flight bag containing... Read more...