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Author: Sue Moore

Students explore’ ‘flying classroom’ at Bournemouth Airport

More than 200 students from Parkfield School in Bournemouth have spent the day exploring a unique ‘flying classroom’ and learning all about careers in aviation during a special trip to Bournemouth Airport today [18th April]. They were treated to a tour and demonstration of Cranfield University’s National Flying Laboratory Centre’s specially adapted Saab 340B flying []

New car parking facilities at Bournemouth Airport

Bournemouth Airport has appointed DESIGNA. a world market leader in fully automated parking systems, to install brand new, state-of-the-art car parking equipment at the airport this spring. The work is expected to start in late April and will take approximately five weeks to complete. Passengers can expect faster and more efficient entry and exit from []

Scout group wowed during airport visit

Members of a local cub scout group have taken part in a special tour of Bournemouth Airport as they work towards their Air Activities badge. The cubs, aged between eight and 10-years-old, were able to visit the check-in desk, go through departures and security before heading to the air traffic control tower and then to []

Bournemouth Airport’s bumper season underway

Bournemouth Airport’s bumper 2023 season gets underway today (March 1) with the start of flights to Paphos in Cyprus. TUI’s weekly service raises the curtain on what is expected to be a significant year of growth for the airport, including Ryanair’s biggest ever schedule from Bournemouth with 30% more flights to 18 destinations. In total []

Summer Season Recruitment Drive

Bournemouth Airport looking to recruit new staff Bournemouth Airport is launching a recruitment drive to attract new staff as it gears up for a bumper summer season. The airport is expecting to handle more passengers this year following the recent announcement by Ryanair that it will base a second aircraft at the airport this summer, []

First new flights to Venice depart from Bournemouth Airport

New, year-round flights to Venice with Ryanair begin operating today (Thursday 22 December) from Bournemouth Airport in time for Christmas. The first flight, which will depart at 18:50 for Marco Polo Airport and take just over two hours, marks the start of a twice-weekly service to the Italian city. Passengers will be able to travel []

New flights to Venice take off with Ryanair

New flights to Venice from Bournemouth Airport have been launched today by Europe’s largest airline group, Ryanair. A twice-weekly service will begin operating from 22 December 2022 and passengers will be able to get away to the Italian city all year-round. Flights to Marco Polo Airport will leave Bournemouth every Thursday and Sunday and are []

New Ryanair services to Bergerac and Zadar commence this month

One of two new Ryanair routes launching this month from Bournemouth Airport gets underway this weekend with the start of flights to Bergerac in France on Saturday (4th June). And later this month, on 18th June, Ryanair will start a new service to the resort of Zadar on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast. It brings to 15 []

Five international routes starting soon from Bournemouth Airport

Bournemouth Airport sees the start of five international routes with Ryanair in the next week ranging from winter sun in Gran Canaria to city breaks in Hungary, Ireland, Portugal and Poland. Ryanair starts weekly (Sunday) flights to the popular Spanish island of Gran Canaria on Sunday 31st October, while those looking for a city break []