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Blackpool International Airport

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Introduction to Blackpool International Airport

Blackpool Airport Limited closed for commercial passenger operations in October 2014. However, a new operating company, Squires Gate Airport Operations Ltd has been formed and the airfield reopened as a licensed aerodrome in December 2014.

The following operations continue at the airfield;

  • Offshore helicopters to the gas platforms in the Liverpool and Morecambe Bays as well as to wind farms in the Irish Sea.
  • The North West Air Ambulance
  • Corporate and Executive Aviation
  • General aviation and private operators
  • A variety of fixed wing and helicopter flying schools
  • Handling agents,...

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Latest Blackpool International Airport News

UK Regional Airports and Airlines to Bid for new Route Funding


This ‘start up aid’ will be made available from the Regional Air Connectivity Fund which was announced by the UK government in June 2013 and is...

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