Author: Community Engagement

London Biggin Hill Airport and aviation charity fly2help welcomed ten young aviation enthusiasts to its annual Aim High Scholarship programme during the half term break. Aim High is a week-long educational programme packed with activities designed to give young people behind-the-scenes insight into the wide range of roles available in the aviation sector. The initiative...

Ben Akhtar, the 18-year old winner of the second Nick Davidson Flying Scholarship award for 2017, which has been funded by Biggin Hill Airport Ltd, was invited recently to the Adams Aviation Supply Co showroom in New Addington to receive items of  professional pilot kit that will help him on his way...

As part of the evolution of the Airport, a dedicated hotel is fast becoming an expected service, particularly for pilots and crews. Flight crews often arrive at the airport and stay for a short period of time, usually without the means of onward travel, such as a car at the airport. A planning...

London Biggin Hill Airport hosted aerospace students from London South East Colleges’ first Aerospace and Engineering courses, which launched last week. As part of ongoing efforts to encourage more young people to pursue careers in the sector, London Biggin Hill is also working in partnership with the college, the London Borough of Bromley...

Heather Kemp, Regional Fundraiser for the RAF Benevolent Fund was presented with a cheque for £2,035 by Biggin Hill Airports Managing Director, Will Curtis. The money was raised at this years Festival of Flight with the help of Air Cadets from the Biggin Hill Squadron. If you would like to support the great...

Flying training began last week with the EFG school for 18-year old Ben Akhtar, winner of the Biggin Hill Airport award within the Nick Davidson Memorial Flying Scholarship scheme. Ben was selected as the 2017 Biggin Hill Airport flying scholarship winner from 85 aspiring local applicants seeking to reach for the skies.  His...

Biggin Hill has been ranked as London’s fastest growing airport for business aviation. To meet this unprecedented demand, we are expanding our Airport Security team, affording you the opportunity to apply for the job role of Security Officer. The successful candidate will be well-presented, discreet, a good communicator, able to work well under pressure and...

Having been selected from over 200 applicants, nine new recruit firefighters have recently returned from the International Fire Training Centre at Durham Tees Valley Airport, having successfully completed their initial training course. The nine will now begin to refine their skills here at London Biggin Hill alongside our experienced team of firefighters before...

During the Battle of Britain, the Royal Air Force were supported by pilots from the Czech Air Force. This year to help celebrate London Biggin Hill Airport’s centenary, the Festival of Flight will be the only air show in the UK to feature the top three displays from the Czech Air Force. The...

CLICK HERE for the Noise and Track keeping system   Biggin Hill Airport has formally launched its new state-of-the-art Noise Monitoring and Track Keeping System. From April 12th 2017 members of the public will be able to access the system via an internet portal and view all aircraft using the airport as well as...