Friends Members Suport Air Show Setup

With the first Teesside Air Show in a number of years upon us this weekend, members of Friends of Teesside International Airport have been on site to help with the many setup tasks. Turning an international airport into a showground and site available to thousands of members of the public is no easy task, and members have been involved in putting up the fencing around t...
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TUI TAKES OFF FROM TEESSIDE FOR FIRST TIME IN ALMOST A DECADE

TUI, the UK’s biggest holiday firm, has today (10 May) welcomed its first Teesside Airport passengers in nine years as it launched its summer breaks to Majorca. The first flight, which was fully booked, jetted out of the airport to Palma at 13:05, joining the airport’s busiest schedule since 2013 - the last time TUI touched down. The service runs every Tuesday, provi...
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JOINT STATEMENT FROM TEESSIDE AIRPORT AND LOGANAIR

Teesside Airport and Loganair have been working in partnership for the past 18months to deliver quick, convenient and regular services for local people to popular domestic destinations. This valued partnership is set to continue, with Loganair flights taking off from Teesside to major UK cities. There has been encouraging progress as the aviation industry recovers fr...
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CAPTAIN AND APPRENTICESHIP ROLES UP FOR GRABS AS DRAKEN ADVERTISES FIRST TEESSIDE AIRPORT JOBS

Aviation services and technology firm Draken Europe has kick-started its recruitment drive just days after news came of its expansion at Teesside Airport, with roles including aircraft captains, engineering apprentices and more. Draken signed a long-term deal with the airport in 2020 when it was known as Cobham Aviation Services UK and maintains a fleet of five speciall...
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DRAKEN SET TO DOUBLE TEESSIDE AIRPORT BASE WITH NEW AIRCRAFT HANGAR

Aviation services and technology firm Draken Europe is set to expand its operations at Teesside Airport after the submission of a planning application to construct a new hangar to house more aircraft. Draken, which signed a long-term deal with the airport in 2020 when it was known as Cobham Aviation Services UK, currently maintains a fleet of five specially modified Das...
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FIRST BUMPER SUMMER OF FLIGHTS IN A DECADE GETS LOCALS JETTING OFF ONCE AGAIN

A bumper schedule of summer flights has returned to Teesside Airport after almost a decade, with passengers travelling from across the North of England coming in their droves to take advantage of the first flights to Majorca and Faro in Portugal. This is the first time in nine years that Teesside Airport is boasting a comprehensive slate of seasonal flights, something t...
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Teesside Airport Terminal Refurbishment Opening

While the refurbished terminal at Teesside International Airport has been in operation since last year, some recent additions like the Bannatyne Spa and World Duty Free have improved it even further. On Thursday 24 March an official opening event was held in the terminal departure area for around 150 people, and members of Friends of Teesside International Airport were also...
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KATE WILLARD OBE APPOINTED CHAIR OF TEESSIDE AIRPORT BOARDS

Kate Willard OBE. Picture credit: Peter Searle Kate Willard OBE has today (11 March) been appointed the new chair of two boards overseeing the running of Teesside Airport, taking up the reins from outgoing chair David Soley. Kate will chair the Board of Directors of Teesside International Airport Limited and also the Board of Directors of its holding company, Goosepool (...
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Friends Support Teesside Airport Night Shoot

A second night photography shoot was held at Teesside Airport on Friday 26th February, with the Friends group offering support to the many photographers who attended. This event, which was rearranged from November due to bad weather, allowed aviation enthusiasts and photographers the chance to go airside at the airport and take photographs of the various aircraft parked in ...
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January Meeting and AGM

AGM and January Meeting We held our first meeting of the year on 20th January in the landside cafe at the airport.There was a good turnout, and we had the opportunity to update members on airport and group news.Steve Land, Head of Operations at Teesside International Airport, was in attendance and gave us the inside scoop on all the latest happenings at the airport. He ...
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