General information about Humberside Airport
Humberside Airport website: http://www.humbersideairport.com
Airport address: Humberside Airport, Kirmington, North Lincolnshire DN39 6YH
Multimap: Map showing DN39 6YH
Wikipedia page on Humberside Airport:
air freight business in support of regional specialities including perishable
food productsMaintain all future development within the existing site without the need for
a runway extension. Invest significantly to improve and enlarge the airport terminal
and operational infrastructure.”
Some News about Humberside Airport:
August 8, 2012
The Group acquired the 82.7% shareholding of former owner, Manchester Airports Group (MAG), for an undisclosed sum.
Humberside has a modest annual passenger throughput of around 275,000. MAG will now concentrate on its strategy of maximizing growth opportunities offered by the larger Manchester, East Midlands and Bournemouth airports.
MAG chief executive, Charlie Cornish, said, “MAG has believed for some time that the best long-term operational model for Humberside Airport was with a new owner that could focus on taking the business forward into the next phase of its development.”
Eastern Group chairman Bryan Huxford, said: “We are making a strategic financial investment acquiring Humberside Airport. The airport has potential for growth, and under the present airport management team, supported by Eastern Group, will develop in accordance with the business plan already in place.”
Apart from scheduled and charter airline services, Humberside is the second-largest airport-based heliport serving the North Sea offshore industry. Link to article
The Corporate Finance team at Pannone Solicitors has advised Manchester Airports Group (MAG) on the sale of its stake in Humberside Airport for an undisclosed sum. North Lincolnshire Council has retained its minority stake in Humberside Airport.
Link to Pannone Solicitors press release.
Older news about Humberside Airport:
MAG scraps sale of Humberside Airport
17th December 2008 Manchester Airports Group (MAG) has failed to find a buyer for its stake in Humberside Airport. MAG put its 82.7% shareholding up for sale in April and said it has since had talks with “a number of potential purchasers”. MAG said recently the airport has attracted an increase in its heliport business, its KLM services are doing
well, a new state-of-the-art perishables hub has opened and discussions are underway
about further developments on site. (Crains) Click here to view full story…
Perishables hub opens at Humberside Airport
10.11.08 A £1.6 million development that will help firms access global markets was opened
by a Government minister at Humberside Airport today. The Minister for Yorkshire and the Humber, Rosie Winterton, opened the
Perishables Hub, which will provide global and regional businesses with airside
cold storage facilities.
The new facilities will enable perishable goods, for example seafood, to be flown
direct in to the airport and stored immediately. This will dramatically boost
the airport’s abilities in air-freighted distribution and reduce the miles food