Author: Sue Moore

Airport’s summer schedule in full swing

Bournemouth Airport’s summer schedule in full swing. With summer just around the corner, Bournemouth Airport is gearing up to welcome an influx of passengers as its sunshine schedule gets into full swing. May traditionally marks the start of the holiday season for the airport and this year is no different with a raft of summer []


A very special 80th birthday wish came true for former-pilot David Turner when he had the chance to sit in the flight deck of a commercial aircraft once again with the help of TUI.  David lives at a Dorset House care home in Poole, which is part of the not-for-profit Care South charity, and he proudly []

Ryanair launches 20th destination from Bournemouth Airport

Ryanair has confirmed its 20th destination from Bournemouth Airport with twice-weekly flights to Nantes in Brittany from June this year. Europe’s biggest airline will fly on Wednesdays and Saturdays to France’s sixth largest city from 1st June. Tickets are available now at ryanair.com Following the recent announcement of brand new flights to Morocco from April, []

Christmas celebration with Parkfield School

Passengers at Bournemouth Airport have been treated to some festive cheer with a Christmas concert given by more than 60 children from neighbouring Parkfield School. The children performed a selection of Christmas carols and songs in the airport terminal building before meeting Santa and his Elf and enjoying some seasonal treats. They also had a []

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 []