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St Helena Airport

Press Releases   •   Jul 28, 2016 08:34 GMT

Work continues to mitigate the challenges of wind shear at St Helena Airport. Safety remains paramount.

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​SIXTH FLIGHT DEPARTS ST HELENA AIRPORT

Press Releases   •   Jun 23, 2016 08:53 GMT

Taking advantage of weather conditions, the sixth flight into St Helena Airport, a Bombardier Challenger business jet, departed the Island this morning at 09.47hrs, slightly ahead of its scheduled departure time (10.00hrs).

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SIXTH FLIGHT TO ARRIVE AT ST HELENA AIRPORT

Press Releases   •   Jun 23, 2016 08:49 GMT

A Bombardier Challenger business jet aircraft operated by ExecuJet and chartered by Basil Read will arrive at St Helena Airport on Monday 20 June and depart on Tuesday 21 June 2016. This will be the sixth fixed-wing aircraft to land at St Helena Airport.

ST HELENA AIRPORT STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR LISA PHILLIPS

ST HELENA AIRPORT STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR LISA PHILLIPS

Press Releases   •   Jun 10, 2016 14:49 GMT

“Press reports in the UK and elsewhere that describe St Helena Airport as being ‘scrapped’, ‘mothballed’ or ‘postponed indefinitely’ are incorrect.

MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ST HELENA & ASCENSION

MAINTAINING ACCESS TO ST HELENA & ASCENSION

Press Releases   •   Jun 03, 2016 09:00 GMT

Following certification of St Helena Airport on Tuesday 10 May 2016, all parties are working to overcome the challenges of wind shear identified by the first few flights into the Airport.

HISTORY MADE AS LARGE PASSENGER JET AIRCRAFT LANDS AT ST HELENA

HISTORY MADE AS LARGE PASSENGER JET AIRCRAFT LANDS AT ST HELENA

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.

OFFICIAL OPENING OF ST HELENA AIRPORT

OFFICIAL OPENING OF ST HELENA AIRPORT

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2016 10:35 GMT

The historic opening of St Helena Airport is planned for the morning of Saturday 21 May 2016, starting at around 10.30am – St Helena’s National Day. It will be marked by a public ceremony at the Airport, with Royal guest HRH The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, in attendance.

ST HELENA AIRPORT PUBLISHES FIRST SAFETY NEWSLETTER

ST HELENA AIRPORT PUBLISHES FIRST SAFETY NEWSLETTER

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.

NEW AIRCRAFT TO SERVE ST HELENA AIRPORT

NEW AIRCRAFT TO SERVE ST HELENA AIRPORT

Press Releases   •   Mar 07, 2016 11:40 GMT

ComAir Delivery Events, Ribbon Cutting, Signing & Flyaway

AVIATION (GENERAL AMENDMENTS) BILL 2016

AVIATION (GENERAL AMENDMENTS) BILL 2016

Press Releases   •   Feb 23, 2016 11:26 GMT

Executive Council met on Tuesday 16 February 2016 and approved the Aviation (General Amendments) Bill 2016 for publication and public consultation.

St Helena Airport Project Celebrates 4th Anniversary

St Helena Airport Project Celebrates 4th Anniversary

Press Releases   •   Nov 03, 2015 10:53 GMT

Today, Tuesday 3 November 2015, marks exactly four years since the signing of the Design, Build and Operate contract between St Helena Government and Basil Read to build an Airport on St Helena.