Bristol Airport News

Bristol Airport re-opens after security alert

Bristol Airport re-opens after security alert

23rd Aug 2015 Airline News

Passengers were evacuated and all flights diverted following a ‘bomb threat’ at Bristol Airport on Saturday evening, according to reports. A suspicious note saying a bomb was on board was found during a routine inspection of a Ryanair plane after it arrived at Bristol Airport from Spain.

Bristol Airport seeks record 2014

Bristol Airport seeks record 2014

16th Jan 2014 Airline News

Passenger numbers at Bristol Airport have risen for the fourth consecutive year. The number of people passing through the terminal in 2013 was up 3.4 per cent compared to the previous year, taking the annual total above six million for the first time since 2008, and only the second time in the Airport’s history.

Bristol Airport sees passenger numbers rise

Bristol Airport sees passenger numbers rise

24th Jan 2013 Airline News

Passenger numbers at Bristol Airport have risen for the third successive year.  The number of people passing through the terminal was up 2.8 per cent compared to the previous year, making Bristol the only airport in the UK’s top ten to see growth each year since the end of 2009.

First steps for planned expansion of Bristol Airport

First steps for planned expansion of Bristol Airport

24th Jun 2012 Airline News

The first phase of development plans, which will ultimately enable Bristol Airport to handle ten million passengers a year, has been officially opened by the secretary of state for transport. Justine Greening cut a ribbon to mark the completion of three new aircraft stands – the first of more than 30 separate projects which will enable growth over the next decade.