Andrew Bell calls for the government to scrap Air Passenger Duty

Andrew Bell, Chief Executive of Regional & City Airports (RCA), has called for the government to cut the tax on passenger flights between UK destinations during an interview on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme. The government is under pressure to cut Air Passenger Duty (APD) on domestic flights – a measure that RCA has long []

Norwich Airport’ Travel Show

Norwich Airport hosts its 11th annual travel show from 10am to 2pm on Saturday, 25th January.

Holidaymakers have a chance to bag a bargain later this month at Norwich Airport’s Travel Show. The annual show, which attracted more than 1,000 people last year and is celebrating its 11th year, takes place at the airport’s main terminal from 10am to 2pm on Saturday, 25th January. Entry is free as is event parking. []

Norwich Airport: TUI launches additional 10,000 seats for Winter 2020

Introducing 10 and 11-night holidays to Tenerife from Norwich Airport for Winter 2020

Introducing 10 and 11-night holidays to Tenerife from Norwich Airport for Winter 2020 10,000 extra seats go on sale from Norwich Airport this month 9th December, London – TUI, the world’s leading holiday company and the UK’s number one holiday provider, has announced its winter 2020 programme by adding an extra 10,000 seats from Norwich []

New route from Norwich Airport to Antalya, Turkey

Additional weekly flights by TUI UK introduce 10 and 11 night holidays to Dalaman, Turkey

TUI UK launches additional 14,000 seats for Summer 2020 from Norwich Airport ·          – New flights to Antalya, Turkey ·          – Additional weekly flights introduce 10 and 11 night holidays to Dalaman, Turkey ·          – 14,000 extra seats go on sale today from Norwich Airport 22nd October 2019 – TUI, the UK’s largest holiday []

Construction lift-off for aviation maintenance hub

Norwich Airport invests £7 million in hangar and workshop for KLM UK Engineering

A ground-breaking ceremony has marked the official construction start of a £7 million aircraft maintenance hangar and workshop at Norwich Airport. Due for completion by August 2020, the facilities underline the airport’s reputation as a centre of excellence in the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) aviation sector. The hub provides KLM UK Engineering, which employs []

Hidden disabilities assistance scheme grows at Norwich Airport

Sunflower lanyards signal discreet support for passengers with hidden disabilities

Up to 100 passengers a month are now using a special assistance scheme at Norwich Airport. The sunflower lanyards are a discreet signal to staff that wearers have hidden disabilities or conditions and may require additional support. Passengers wearing them indicate to the airport team that they may require help with check-in and security, being []

Norwich Airport and KLM UK Engineering agree £7m hangar deal

Norwich Airport and KLM UK Engineering have agreed a deal where Norwich Airport will invest £7 million in a new hangar and workshop facilities for KLM UK Engineering at the airport to meet increased industry demand for aircraft maintenance. The project will be managed by Rigby Real Estate (RRE), the property division of airport owners, []

Norwich Airport achieves gold standard for disability access

Norwich Airport has retained the highest possible rating for disability access, having been judged ‘very good’ in an independent annual survey, and one of only two UK airports to achieve the accolade four years running. The UK Civil Aviation Authority has published its fourth annual report on the disability access of the UK’s largest airports. []

Dementia information event at Norwich Airport

A special event showcasing how Norwich Airport is becoming more dementia friendly is being held on Friday, May 24th in support of Dementia Action Week. As part of the airport’s commitment to supporting people with hidden disabilities, it will be hosting the information event alongside Age UK Norwich, the Alzheimer’s Society and Home Instead Senior []

Norwich Airport fundraising drive for the British Heart Foundation

Norwich Airport has announced it will support the British Heart Foundation (BHF) as its Charity of the Year for 2019/20. The one-year partnership will raise money to help the BHF fund life-saving research into heart and circulatory conditions such as coronary heart disease, stroke, vascular dementia, and risk factors such as diabetes. Over the next []