Doing Business Together

Aviation Development at Bournemouth Airport

RCA’s Aviation Business Development team works to provide detailed route analysis and market data for a whole world of destinations, partnering with customers to establish air services and new opportunities for passengers and freight, developing and sustaining long-term business relationships – and profitable routes that last.

With solid plans for future growth and a rapidly developing national and international route network, Bournemouth Airport’s airline partners and tour operators are in the best place to grow.

Retail Opportunities Available at Bournemouth Airport

Bournemouth Airport works with an array of the UK’s leading retailers and food service partners to deliver a range of shopping and eating opportunities across the terminal.

As a key part of the airport’s service offering, we have a shared incentive to deliver the best possible shopping and dining experience to our passengers – and the result is close cooperation that produces results.

Airport Advertising at Bournemouth Airport

Advertising at the Airport is a powerful way to influence attitudes and actions.

From Trolleys to Banners and Lightboxes to Digital displays there are a range of locations and formats to reach your audience effectively.

Want something special? We can create that as well because the airport environment is unique allowing your advertising to be special too.

Allow our partners, Eye Airports, to show you the advertising opportunities at Bournemouth Airport.

Website – www.eyeairports.com

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07495 549089

Property at Bournemouth

Adjacent to Bournemouth Airport, is the Aviation Park. This is Dorset’s premier location for technology, industry and freight. With 80 hectares (200 acres) of land and buildings allocated for employment use, it’s home to 140 businesses in offices and workshops.

For more information on property opportunities at Bournemouth Airport, please contact The Estates Office.


Bournemouth Airport has a growing number of destinations served by ad hoc carriers, dedicated freighters and passenger airlines.

With ample room to grow, our thriving cargo facility is expanding to meet the demands of importers and exporters from across the UK. Accommodating a huge variety of freight and passenger aircraft, Bournemouth supports cargo logistics round the clock, with the following benefits:

  • 2271m / 7451ft runway
  • Excellent good weather record
  • Congestion free, with no slot restrictions
  • Experienced in handling many cargo aircraft including the AN-124 Ruslan
  • ‘Freighter friendly’ airport management

Services and Businesses on Site

The General Aviation (GA) community at Bournemouth Airport is home to a number of services directly on the airfield or in the nearby Aviation Park. There is a variety of maintenance, repair and overhaul services (MRO), for different aircraft types, as well as fixed base operators (FBO), flight training and flying schools.

Maintenance Repair & Overhaul (MRO’s)

Choosing Bournemouth for any due maintenance will assist in supporting a cost efficient return to service. If you wish to base an aircraft at Bournemouth, parking or hangar space is available on site.

Airtime Aviation

Part 145 & Part M repair station for light aircraft including overhaul and part ordering services,  aircraft painting , aircraft lease and sales services.

CSE Citation

Part 145 and Part M facility based on the Airfield at Bournemouth, Cessna Authorised Service Centre.

Diamond Air

General Agency of Diamond Aircraft also offering maintenance and services.

Fast Aviation

Aircraft Maintenance – everything from Cessna 150s upwards

  • Airframe
  • Centurion Engines
  • Valeting
  • Corrosion proofing

Our workshops are fully equipped and staffed to handle even the most demanding maintenance tasks.

Our services range from 50-hour checks to full post-accident damage rebuilds. With highly experienced staff and ample hangarage, we are capable of accepting all sizes of GA aircraft.


JETS (Bournemouth) Ltd, initially specialising in Hawker business jet aircraft, has been growing year on year since 2004 and continues to expand and improve capabilities to include the Bombardier Challenger series and most recently, Embraer Phenom 300 and Phenom 100. Due to their continued growth JETS was awarded Embraer full aircraft service centre in June 2021. JETS offers a range of capabilities including; Maintenance support, Technical Support, Logistics Support, Modification and Avionics, AOG Support, Aircraft Interior and Exterior Cleaning, Aircraft Paint and Cabin Refurbishment.

Part 145 Embraer Authorised Service Centre based on the Airfield at Bournemouth, specialising in Hawker, Bombardier, and Embraer aircraft.


Building 332
Bournemouth International Airport
South East Sector
BH23 6SE

Jet Works

Jetworks Ltd are located on the south coast at Bournemouth International Airport (EGHH), offering aircraft maintenance and management to executive jet operators. Jetworks hold EASA Part 145 and Part M Subpart G Approvals, FAA Repair Station, Bermuda DCA, AMO and CAMO Approvals and have extensive management experience with Isle of Man registered aircraft.

The Company offer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week service, together with the capability to carry out AOG support Worldwide.

MCA Aviation

MCA Aviation is one of Europe’s Leading King Air Support, Performance Enhancements and Modification Specialists. Established in 2004, MCA Aviation specialise in Beechcraft King Air aircraft but also has capabilities and representation for Aspen Avionics, Blackhawk Modifications, BLR Winglets, Daher TBM, Garmin including an approved G1000 installation center, Frakes Aviation, Mid Continent Instruments, Luma Technologies, Piper Aircraft, Raisbeck Engineering, Rockwell Collins Avionics and Universal Avionics.

MCA Aviation can offer:

  • Maintenance and Technical Support
  • Part M Continuing Airworthiness Management
  • Modifications and Avionics Installations
  • AOG Support
  • Aircraft Interior and Exterior refurbishment
  • Hangarage and aircraft parking

MCA Aviation can also provide CAMO services as a Part M Sub Part G Standalone Continuing Airworthiness Management Organization in addition to their Part 145 and FAA Repair Station facility


Pilatus UK in Bournemouth was founded in 2006 and to date has sold in excess of 40 new Pilatus PC-12 aircraft. The manufacturer, Pilatus Switzerland recently celebrated the sale and delivery of their 1300th in 14 years of production, an average of over 90 aircraft per year.

Thurston Aviation

Thurston Aviation is a well-established CAMO and Maintenance organisation offering support to its fleet of corporate jet aircraft.

Thurston Aviation are able to offer maintenance services to the following aircraft types:- Bombardier Challenger 300 / 604 / 605 / Learjet 45, Dassault Falcon 50B / 50EX / 900B / 900EX / 900EX EASy / 2000 / 2000EX series , Gulfstream IV / 280 /450 / 550 / 650, Hawker 700 / 800 /900 Series.

Thurston Aviation also perform CAMO maintenance management on a wide range of corporate Jet aircraft and corporate helicopters, We specialise in the acquisitions  / registration and disposal of new and used aircraft.

Fixed Based Operator and Handling (FBOs)


Bliss Aviation Handling Ltd

(formerly Bournemouth Handling)

Flying Schools & Training

Bliss Aviation Handling Limited

(formerly Bournemouth Handling)

Fixed wing aircraft and Helicopter training , PPL and ATPL training

CTC Aviation

CTC Aviation is a global pilot training and resourcing company providing innovative solutions in partnership with customers around the world.  These latest-generation Crew Training Centres and resources are located at attractive, well-connected and convenient locations in the UK, NZ and USA.

CTC Aviation’s Crew Training Centre – Bournemouth is the company’s UK training centre for trainee pilots in the multi-engine CPL and Instrument Rating stages of training with EASA ab-initio programmes- CTC WINGS and CTC TAKEOFF.

The Crew Training Centre is home to 6 Garmin 1000 equipped DA 42 Twinstar EFIS multi-engine aircraft and 1 Slingsby T67 aerobatic aircraft as well as an airline-style operations room, technical library, classrooms and numerous pre-briefing rooms.

As an Internationally Approved Training Organisation (for ab initio and type rating training), the company trains and recruits approximately 3,000 aircrew for more than 50 global airlines each year. Airline clients include British Airways, Dragonair, easyJet, easyJet Switzerland, fastjet, Flybe, flydubai, IndiGo, Jet2.com, Jet Airways, the Jetstar Group, Monarch Airlines, Oman Air, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways.

CTC Aviation is an L-3 Company.

Bournemouth Flying School

One stop JETLINE Structured Modular Course takes students from Zero hours to a Frozen ATPL

PAT – Professional Air Training

Professional Air Training (PAT) is a leading Approved Training Organisation (ATO) which specialises in training pilots for the Commercial Licence, the Instrument Rating, and the Multi-Engine Rating. Located at Bournemouth Airport, PAT has been running professional CAA/JAA (now EASA) flight training courses for over 20 years.


CTC Private Jet

Owning your own aircraft represents a major asset. What it must not be is a major headache. CTC PRIVATEJET will change your experience of private jet management.

CTC Private Jet takes full responsibility for your aircraft: we care for it, maintain it, monitor its performance, manage its reliability and audit the result. Your asset will be in the most capable hands possible. Our job is to ensure that the potential challenges of aircraft ownership are invisible to you and that your aircraft is perfectly presented – every time, on time.

The CTC Private Jet Centre at Bournemouth International Airport offers every facility for our clients; from a dedicated club lounge, equipped with a wide range of refreshments and wireless internet access where clients and their guests can relax, to full airside access and parking for a quick and easy transfer to and from the aircraft. We will even handle your baggage from car to plane. No queues, no delays, no hassle – just unlimited options to ease your journey.

You see your world without borders – and so do we. Breakfast in Berlin, lunch in Limoges, a board meeting in Prague and then home in time for dinner; your schedule may be complicated, but with CTC PRIVATEJET your travel experience need not be.


Aerial surveillance services, Air Traffic Display systems, aircraft modification, integration & maintenance, operational readiness training


Av8jet are specialists in business jet aircraft sales, corporate jet management and private jet consultancy.


Airbourne colours

A UK based company with extensive experience in aircraft. We take pride in our high quality and short down times at Airbourne Colours. We are proud to be a aircraft painting company based in the UK. We work on any aircraft up to Airbus A321 and offer full aircraft painting services.

Fly with Me Aviation

Rentals, aircraft & helicopter sales and alliance with local flying school.