News Listings for Exeter International

  • Arik Air becomes first customer for Flybe Training Academy

    News | 12 Jul 2011 12:44

    <p>Nigerian operator Arik Air has become the first customer to sign a deal with Flybe Training Academy for the use of its Bombardier Q400 full flight simulator...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Arik-Air-becomes-first-customer-for-Flybe-Training-Academy-359375/
  • Flybe opens Exeter training complex

    News | 20 Apr 2011 15:50 | Alan Dron

    <p>UK regional carrier Flybe has opened its new training academy at its home base, Exeter International Airport in southwest England.</p><p>The £11.9 million...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-opens-Exeter-training-complex-355805/
  • Flybe taps FlightSafety for E-Jet and Q400 simulators

    News | 10 Jan 2011 17:16

    <p>Flybe has selected FlightSafety International to supply full flight simulators for Bombardier Q400 and Embraer E-170/190 aircraft. </p><p>The simulators...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-taps-FlightSafety-for-E-Jet-and-Q400-simulators-351687/
  • Engineer Balfour Beatty to acquire 95% of Blackpool Airport

    News | 06 May 2008 09:55 | Graham Dunn

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>UK engineering firm Balfour Beatty’s airports development unit has agreed a £14 million ($27.6 million) deal to buy 95% of Blackpool International Airport from Mar Properties.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The deal is conditional on approval from the airport’s minority shareholder, <st1:place w:st="on">Blackpool</st1:place>’s borough council, which is expected to give its approval by 9 May.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Balfour Beatty CEO Ian Tyler says: “Blackpool International is a well-located airport with the potential to become a thriving international gateway to Lancashire and <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Cumbria</st1:place></sthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Engineer-Balfour-Beatty-to-acquire-95-of-Blackpool-Airport-312740/
  • Exeter Airport sold to Balfour Beatty/London City Airport

    News | 05 Jan 2007 17:25 | Victoria Moores

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Exeter</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">International</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType> in the <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">UK</st1:country-region></st1:country-region> southwest has been sold to international engineering, construction and services group Balfour Beatty and its operational partner <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">London</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">City</st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place></st1:PlaceType></st1:plachttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Exeter-Airport-sold-to-Balfour-BeattyLondon-City-Airport-303039/
  • Flybe seeks assurances from Exeter's preferred bidder

    News | 18 Oct 2006 14:57 | Victoria Moores

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:country-region w:st="on"><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>UK</span></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'> regional budget carrier <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Flybe</span></span> has issued a mixed response to Balfour Beatty and <st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><st1:place><st1:PlaceName><st1:place><st1:PlaceName>London</st1:PlaceName></st1:PlaceName></st1:place></st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType><st1:PlaceType>City</st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType><st1:PlaceType>Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType></st1:place> consortium’s selection as a preferred bidder for its <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City><st1:place><st1:Chttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-seeks-assurances-from-Exeters-preferred-bidder-300622/