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Wilson James appointed official EXPO security provider

Posted on Friday, December 14, 2018, at 3:17 PM

Wilson James is to be the Official Security Provider for the Heathrow-hosted British-Irish Airports EXPO 2019. The company will provide comprehensive access control and a high-profile event security presence across all areas of the EXPO at the London-Olympia venue, including the 3rd Metropolitan Police Aviation Policing Command Airports Counter Terrorism Conference.


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£1bn Manchester Airport Transformation Programme: EXPO joins British Aviation Group site visit

Posted on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 2:02 PM

5 December 2018; Laing O’Rourke Main Office, Manchester Airport: The 11th Meeting of British Aviation Group’s Northern Cluster was given a special briefing on the £1 billion Manchester Airport Transformation Programme (MAN-TP) which included a special site visit to the entirely new Pier 1 which goes into operation in summer 2019.


Category: Airport Development News





Cornwall Airport Newquay secures key link to EXPO host Heathrow

Posted on Thursday, November 22, 2018, at 11:56 AM

After making a case for Heathrow links in June at the British-Irish Airports EXPO’s Heathrow Connectivity Conference, Cornwall Airport Newquay has announced Flybe will commence flights on 31 March 2019 after a break of 20 years. Reconnecting the UK regions was a vital argument in getting Parliamentary approval for Heathrow Expansion last summer. The 4th Heathrow-hosted British-Irish Airports EXPO takes place at Olympia London 11-12 June 2019.


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CEO gives EXPO £600m London Stansted Transformation Programme briefing; airport wins 43m pax planning permission

Posted on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at 3:20 PM

Hours after receiving planning permission to raise the airport’s passenger cap, from 35 million to 43 million, the British-Irish Airports EXPO was given a first-hand briefing on the implications of the decision for the £600 million Stansted Airport Transformation Programme (STP) by the airport’s CEO, Ken O’Toole. The Irishman is a former senior Ryanair executive »


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London Stansted Airport Meet the Buyers 2018: Suppliers chase £600 million Transformation deals

Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018, at 2:02 PM

Paul Willis, Programme Delivery Director

1 November 2018: Suppliers chasing £600 million in Stansted Airport Transformation deals attended the Manchester Airport Group airport’s annual buyer-meets-supplier fest. The British-Irish Airports EXPO also exhibited to meet with the supplier community along with closely-held partner British Aviation Group. Next June’s Heathrow-hosted EXPO now has over 40 exhibitors including the most recent signings of »


Category: Event News