Tag: TAG Farnborough Airport

TAG Farnborough Airport purchased by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) has announced its purchase of business aviation-focused TAG Farnborough Airport from a group of private investors.  One of the investors, TAG Aviation, previously won the right to operate the airfield back in 1997, before purchasing the lease...

TAG Farnborough Airport wins Sustainability Impact Award at IEMA 2019

Business aviation airport TAG Farnborough Airport has been named the winner in the Energy and Carbon Transition category at the newly launched IEMA Sustainability Impact Awards 2019. The award recognises the airport’s achievements in energy efficiency and carbon management, with the wider Awar...

TAG Farnborough Airport: solar schools carbon off-setting programme

TAG Farnborough Airport continues its ongoing commitment to sustainable development and carbon footprint reduction by supporting a solar energy focused programme.  In conjunction with Carbon Footprint Ltd, the airport is off-setting 2018 residual carbon emissions, through the support of renewable ...

TAG Farnborough Airport launches TAG Flying Scholarship 2019

TAG Farnborough Airport will grant the scholarship to one person in order to support individuals who may not have the resources to gain flying experience and ultimately achieve their Private Pilot’s Licence (PPL). The Flying Scholarship is part of the airport’s Aviation to Education program. ...

Record-breaking year for air traffic movements at TAG Farnborough Airport

TAG Farnborough Airport has announced a record year for air traffic movements with reports of the highest ever number of total annual movements in 2018, surpassing the previous record from 2007 by 8.2 per cent. For the full year of 2018, TAG Farnborough Airport saw a year-on-year increase in air tr...

TAG Aviation celebrates milestones at Farnborugh

TAG Aviation has celebrated the 15th anniversary of maintenance services ops at TAG Farnborough Airport and has delivered its first 48-month check on a Bombardier Challenger 350. This month TAG Aviation Farnborough Maintenance Services (TFMS) has marked the 15th year of maintenance services opera...

TFMS to extend aircraft cleaning and line maintenance operations at Farnborough

TAG Aviation’s Farnborough Maintenance Services (TFMS) has announced that from this November it will be extending the hours of its aircraft cleaning and detailing services operations. Services will now from 06:00h to 23:00h, seven days a week, which will be available to any aircraft landing at ...

TAG Farnborough Airport announces winner of Flying Scholarship 2018

TAG Farnborough Airport has announced that 17-year-old Réshé Harrison has been awarded the TAG Flying Scholarship 2018 which provides training towards a Private Pilot’s Licence (PPL). The TAG Flying Scholarship is part of the airport’s “Aviation to Education” programme.  Now in its 1...

TAG Farnborough Airport all set for NBAA

The National Business Aviation Association Convention and Exhibition (NBAA) takes place from 16-18 October 2018 in Orlando, Florida and TAG Farnborough Airport will be in attendance on Stand 3409. TAG Farnborough Airport is one of Europe’s leading business aviation airport, a key gateway to Lon...

Farnborough Airport: drugs found in jet worth ‘more than £50m’

Cocaine found on-board a private jet at Farnborough Airport was worth 'more than £50m' in street value, according to a court report. The BBC is reporting on the trial, as five men face serious drugs charges after the cocaine was found on the jet at the business aviation airport. According to...

TAG Aviation supports RAF on 100th birthday

Tuesday 10th July was an historic day for the Royal Air Force as the services 100th Anniversary celebrations came to a dramatic climax in central London, TAG Aviation was on hand to support the air force. Representatives from TAG Aviation were delighted to be invited to attend the book presentati...

SaxonAir adds further Hawker 900XP to chartered fleet at Farnborough

Private air charter operator SaxonAir announces the addition of a Hawker 900XP jet to their aircraft fleet to be based at a new location of Farnborough Airport. This addition brings the Hawker fleet at SaxonAir up to a total of 4, this creates the largest ad-hoc Hawker fleet in the UK and represent...

TAG Farnborough becomes first carbon neutral business aviation airport in the world

TAG Farnborough Airport has been awarded carbon neutral status, the first business aviation airport in the world to achieve this under Airport Carbon Accreditation run by Airports Council International Europe (ACI EUROPE). To achieve carbon neutral status, an airport must have mapped its carbon e...

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