Shoreham (Brighton) Airport
Worthing Borough Council in July 2006.
for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction.
Airport Master Plan:
Airport Consultative Committee:
Terminal Passengers: CAA – Terminal Passengers
Air Traffic Movements (approx – thousands): CAA ATM statistics
Air Freight (tonnes): CAA Air Freight statistics
Shoreham by Sea
CARE – Communities Against Runway Expansion
involved in the RAFA Air Display crashed near Lancing College. The pilot of the
aircraft was killed in the crash. This is the first fatality in the history of
tribute to Brian Brown who lost his life at the show in 2007.
The Erinaceous Group wants to refurbish the 1930s art deco terminal building as
well as build a new hangar, offices, a control tower and a fire station.
Council this week.
will be restored and the departure and arrival facilities, which currently take
place elsewhere, will be brought back into the airport’s concourse. The jobs will
be created in the office space and hangars, which will be rented to local businesses.
‘unique among British Airports’. He said: ‘We are incredibly excited about these
plans. They represent a substantial investment in the airport and will help turn
it even more into an aviation business and facility the local area can be proud
of the listed art deco terminal building, the creation of two new three-storey
hangars, a new fire station and air-traffic control tower are among the plans.
extra flights in its announcement or any proposals to extend the main runway.
A spokesman for the airport said: ‘The proposals will allow the airport to enhance
the quality of passenger facilities alongside the continued use of the existing
to be lodged with Adur District Council within weeks. The expansion is expected
to create new jobs in the future and safeguard employment that already exists.
Council Offices on February 5 and 9, and will also be made available online at
www.shorehamairport.co.uk from the February 5.