TAG Farnborough Airport has reported its highest increase in air traffic movements – with an increase of 17.9% in January 2018. This follows a year of significant growth with 2017 being the airport’s busiest year since 2007.
For 2017, the airport saw a year-on-year increase in air traffic movements of 7.4%.
“This improved performance is a tribute to the dedication of all our employees and represents a clear vote of confidence from the business aviation sector. It underlines the success of TAG Farnborough Airport’s philosophy – to consistently offer a five-star service of the highest standard with no compromises – and our position as Europe’s leading business airport,” said Brandon O’Reilly, CEO TAG Farnborough Airport.
TAG Farnborough Airport noted substantial growth from Asia with an increase of 13% year-on-year, as well as Africa and Europe, both up by 10% year-on-year.
TAG Farnborough Airport currently handles approximately 25,000 flights per annum with approval to increase this number to 50,000 by 2019. As the only dedicated business aviation airport in the UK, it is specifically designed to offer a one-stop shop for business aviation customers.