RSS https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk Fri, 22 May 2020 14:07:23 GMT Fri, 14 May 2021 07:10:37 GMT en 20542 Lifeline flights to Channel Islands maintained at Southampton Airport https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/lifeline-flights-to-channel-islands-maintained-at-southampton-airport/ Following the increased restrictions on movement put in place by the Government this week in order to control the spread of Covid-19, Southampton Airport will be maintaining daily lifeline flights to the Channel Islands throughout this restricted period. Thu, 26 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT 20541 Marlhill Copse re-opens after safety measures taken https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/marlhill-copse-re-opens-after-safety-measures-taken/ Marlhill Copse, an area of woodland owned by Southampton Airport will re-open this Thursday (April 2, 2020), but will be officially open to the public once COVID-19 social distancing clauses are lifted by government. Wed, 01 Apr 2020 00:00:00 GMT 20532 Managing Director Neil Garwood to leave Southampton Airport https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/managing-director-neil-garwood-to-leave-southampton-airport/ Neil Garwood, managing director of Southampton Airport, is to step down from his role in June after nine years with the organisation. Wed, 08 Apr 2020 00:00:00 GMT 20529 Southampton Airport supports campaign to help our amazing NHS https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/southampton-airport-supports-campaign-to-help-our-amazing-nhs/ With vital travel restrictions reducing its operating hours and flight programme, Southampton Airport is putting its resources to good use supporting a local campaign to sew scrubs for health workers. Fri, 17 Apr 2020 00:00:00 GMT 20525 Eastern Airways flights from Southampton resume https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/eastern-airways-flights-from-southampton-resume/ UK regional airline, Eastern Airways, will resume its growing network of routes from Southampton Airport, including Aberdeen, Belfast City, Dublin, Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds Bradford and Teesside from 22nd June. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:00:00 GMT 20485 AGS Airports introduces series of health measures for passengers and staff https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/ags-airports-introduces-series-of-health-measures-for-passengers-and-staff/ AGS Airports introduces series of health measures for passengers and staff Fri, 05 Jun 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21757 Eastern Airways announces extra flight to Manchester from Southampton Airport https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/eastern-airways-announces-extra-flight-to-manchester-from-southampton-airport/ As the recovery from the restrictions of the pandemic continues, Eastern Airways has added a further service to Manchester from Southampton Airport. Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21761 Eastern Airways to launch Southampton - Dublin route https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/eastern-airways-to-launch-southampton-dublin-route/ Eastern Airways has today confirmed the start date of Monday 17th August 2020 for another new route from Southampton Airport to Dublin as part of its expansion plans at the south coast of England airport, with flights on-sale today. Wed, 08 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21859 Cross country love story continues after lockdown thanks to Southampton Airport and Eastern Airways https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/cross-country-love-story-continues-after-lockdown-thanks-to-southampton-airport-and-eastern-airways/ Cross country love story continues after lockdown thanks to Southampton Airport and Eastern Airways Wed, 08 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21825 Blue Islands is back - new colours, new product offerings, as it sets out plans for UK regions https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/blue-islands-is-back-new-colours-new-product-offerings-as-it-sets-out-plans-for-uk-regions/ Blue Islands, the Channel Islands airline, announced a significant plan to restore key lost routes at Southampton Airport today, flying in an ATR72 in brand new corporate colours. The aircraft touched down at the airport from its Jersey base at noon, as the airline confirmed four initial routes. Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21870 Support runway extension or risk thousands of jobs – new director of Southampton Airport warns https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/support-runway-extension-or-risk-thousands-of-jobs-new-director-of-southampton-airport-warns/ Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21879 KLM announces daily service to Amsterdam from Southampton https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/klm-announces-daily-service-to-amsterdam-from-southampton/ From 31st August, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will launch a new daily service between Southampton and Amsterdam. Flights will be operated by KLM Cityhopper, using an Embraer 175 aircraft, offering a total of 88 seats. Thu, 16 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21911 Specially-commissioned wooden sign-post and bench installed as part of Marlhill Copse improvements https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/specially-commissioned-wooden-sign-post-and-bench-installed-as-part-of-marlhill-copse-improvements/ A beautiful new hand-carved signpost and seat has been installed at Marlhill Copse as part of an ongoing programme of work to enhance the woodland. Tue, 21 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22510 Southampton 2020 Runway Run resurrected - virtually! https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/southampton-2020-runway-run-resurrected-virtually/ 2020 Runway Run resurrected Fri, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22649 AGS Airports named sector leader by global sustainability organisation GRESB https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/ags-airports-named-sector-leader-by-global-sustainability-organisation-gresb/ The efforts of AGS Airports, which owns Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, in working towards a more sustainable future for aviation have been recognised by the leading global sustainability organisation Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB). Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22826 Airport staff take on Run the Runways challenge https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/airport-staff-take-on-run-the-runways-challenge/ Staff at Aberdeen International Airport, Glasgow Airport and Southampton Airport are to take on a 31-day challenge throughout December. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22872 British Airways announces 11 new European 2021 summer routes from Southampton https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/british-airways-announces-11-new-european-2021-summer-routes-from-southampton/ British Airways is launching an exciting summer schedule directly connecting England's south coast with popular holiday destinations in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece, France and Germany. Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 24055 British Airways announces 11 new European 2021 summer routes from Southampton (1) https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/british-airways-announces-11-new-european-2021-summer-routes-from-southampton-1/ British Airways is launching an exciting summer schedule directly connecting England's south coast with popular holiday destinations in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece, France and Germany. Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22876 Statement from Southampton Airport https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/statement-from-southampton-airport/ Statement from Southampton Airport from Steve Szalay, Operations Director. Thu, 10 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22878 Local veterans enjoy fantastic drive-in concert at airport https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/local-veterans-enjoy-fantastic-drive-in-concert-at-airport/ Southampton veterans enjoyed a Christmas party with a difference at The Not Forgotten Jingle Bell Rock drive-in concert at Southampton Airport car park. Thu, 10 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 23102 Information on pre-departure testing for international arrivals 12.01.2021 https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/information-on-pre-departure-testing-for-international-arrivals-12-01-2021/ Information on pre-departure testing for international arrivals 12.01.2021 Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23167 Loganair sets out Isle of Man plans for Summer 2021 https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/loganair-sets-out-isle-of-man-plans-for-summer-2021/ Loganair has today announced its Summer 2021 schedule from the Isle of Man – stepping up services on existing routes, restoring routes suspended during the pandemic and adding three completely new ones.  Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23214 AGS Airports leading a trial to deliver a drone delivery network for essential medical supplies https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/ags-airports-leading-a-trial-to-deliver-a-drone-delivery-network-for-essential-medical-supplies/ AGS Airports, which owns and manages Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports, is to lead a consortium that will develop and trial what will be the UK’s first national distribution network to use drones to transport essential medicines, blood, organs and other medical supplies throughout Scotland. Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23270 Eastern Airways to operate two new routes to Nantes and Rennes https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/eastern-airways-to-operate-two-new-routes-to-nantes-and-rennes/ Eastern Airways is to introduce two French regional destinations from Southampton in April. Tue, 26 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23549 AGS Airports Ltd confirms new executive team https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/ags-airports-ltd-confirms-new-executive-team/ AGS Airports Ltd, which owns Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has confirmed a number of new appointments to its executive committee Thu, 28 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23531 Eastern Airways announces new Gibraltar service from Southampton https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/eastern-airways-announces-new-gibraltar-service-from-southampton/ Thu, 04 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23532 Southampton Airport to temporarily close to weekend operations https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/southampton-airport-to-temporarily-close-to-weekend-operations/ Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23734 Southampton International Airport looks for AccessSOU members https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/southampton-international-airport-looks-for-accesssou-members/ A forum to help passengers requiring assistance travel confidently through Southampton International Airport is looking for new members. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23799 Freeport announcement great news for Southampton’s connectivity https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/freeport-announcement-great-news-for-southampton-s-connectivity/ Thu, 04 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23808 Celebrating our female AGS colleagues on International Women’s Day https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/celebrating-our-female-ags-colleagues-on-international-women-s-day/ Today is International Women’s Day and we want to celebrate the work of female colleagues across our three airports. Mon, 08 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 24210 Southampton Airport responds to news that planning application has been deferred to April 8 https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/southampton-airport-responds-to-news-that-planning-application-has-been-deferred-to-april-8/ Southampton Airport responds to news that planning application has been deferred to April 8 Sat, 27 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 24233 Blue Islands' services to Jersey to resume from April 26 https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/blue-islands-services-to-jersey-to-resume-from-april-26/ Blue Islands will gear up flights to Jersey from 26 April following the Government of Jersey announcement concerning the relaxation of travel restrictions for UK visitors. Mon, 29 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 24772 SOUTHAMPTON AIRPORT WELCOMES APPROVAL OF PLANNING APPLICATION https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/southampton-airport-welcomes-approval-of-planning-application/ Here is our statement in response to the decision by Eastleigh Borough Council to approve our planning application Sat, 10 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 24973 New co-operation agreement – Aurigny and Blue Islands harmonise services to improve connectivity to the Channel Islands https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/new-co-operation-agreement-aurigny-and-blue-islands-harmonise-services-to-improve-connectivity-to-the-channel-islands/ Aurigny and Blue Islands have today reached in-principal agreement to codeshare on selected routes connecting the Channel Islands with the UK Tue, 20 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25189 AGS Airports appoints Lena Wilson CBE as new chair https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/ags-airports-appoints-lena-wilson-cbe-as-new-chair/ The board of AGS Airports, which owns and manages Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has today (Wednesday 28 April) confirmed the appointment of Lena Wilson CBE as its new chair. Wed, 28 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25254 AGS Airports Ltd celebrates Mental Health Awareness Week https://southamptonprelive.kmp.co.uk/news/media-centre/ags-airports-ltd-celebrates-mental-health-awareness-week/ Today marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. Mon, 10 May 2021 00:00:00 GMT