Press Releases • May 11, 2016 13:34 GMT
Another major milestone for St Helena Airport was achieved yesterday afternoon, Tuesday 10 May 2016, when Air Safety Support International (ASSI) issued an Aerodrome Certificate to St Helena Airport - having been satisfied that the Airport infrastructure, aviation security measures and air traffic control service complies with international aviation safety and security standards.
Press Releases • Apr 19, 2016 14:11 GMT
History was once again made on St Helena today as the first large passenger jet aircraft, a Boeing 737-800 (ZS-ZWG), touched down at St Helena’s new Airport shortly after 12.00 noon. This is the actual Boeing aircraft which will serve the St Helena/Johannesburg route.
Press Releases • Apr 01, 2016 10:00 GMT
The Aerodrome management team at St Helena Airport today releases its first Safety Newsletter to highlight the efforts being made to make St Helena’s first ever Airport a safe place for staff and passengers.
Press Releases • Dec 17, 2015 13:51 GMT
A second round of Calibration flights for St Helena Airport is planned for next week, with the Beechcraft King Air 200 aircraft due to arrive on Saturday 12 December 2015 and depart around Sunday 20 December.
Press Releases • Sep 15, 2015 15:10 GMT
History was made on St Helena at 13.50hrs GMT today, Tuesday 15 September 2015, as a Beechcraft King Air 200 aircraft arrived from Angola and touched down at St Helena’s new Airport, prior to conducting a series of calibration flights.
Press Releases • Sep 04, 2015 11:26 GMT
Justin Rothwell, Senior Aerodrome Inspector from Air Safety Support International (ASSI) was on-Island between 29 August and 5 September 2015. The purpose of his visit was to undertake an assessment to verify the conditions required for intermediary use of the runway for calibration flights.