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Manchester Airport (MAN/EGCC), United Kingdom

Manchester Airport is on the south side of the Manchester conurbation adjoining countryside in the county of Cheshire. In spite of the airport’s standing often being expressed in terms of its secondary nature to those in the London area (as with being the UK’s busiest after Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted), ...

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Kent International Airport, United Kingdom

Kent International Airport serves the county of Kent, in South East England. The airport is located in Manston, in the district of Thanet, 110km from London. The airport handles more than 48,000 passengers with 18,000 aircraft movements annually. Kent International Airport has been owned by Infratil Airports Europe since August ...

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Barcelona International Airport (El Prat), Spain

Barcelona International Airport (El Prat) completed a major four year expansion program in late 2005. This was the first major upgrade since a new terminal was built for 1992 when Barcelona hosted the Olympic Games. It is the second-largest airport in Spain after Madrid Barajas. The airport, which is situated ...

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Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom

Gatwick was formally developed as a major airport in 1958 following an investment of £7.8m, before which it was only used by a small number of commercial aircraft. Gatwick Airport is the second-largest airport serving London and the south-east of England and the second-busiest airport in the UK after Heathrow. ...

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London Heathrow Airport Terminal 2 Redevelopment, United Kingdom

The UK’s London Heathrow Airport opened its newly redeveloped Terminal 2 in June 2014, marking the completion of an £11bn ($13.4bn) investment programme initiated in 2003. The programme aimed at the modernisation and expansion of the airport that has been in operation since 1955. The original Terminal 2, Heathrow’s oldest ...

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Istanbul New Airport, Black Sea Coast, Turkey

Istanbul New Airport, also referred to as Istanbul Grand Airport, is a proposed new airport touted to become the world’s biggest airport based on its passenger handling capacity, which is estimated to be 150 million per annum. The new airport will be located approximately 35km outside of Istanbul, between the ...

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Blackpool International Airport, United Kingdom

Blackpool International Airport is located on Lancashire’s Fylde coast in the UK. It was formerly known as Squires Gate Airport. In 1937 the airport was taken over by RAF Coastal Command and the airfield facilities were developed. In 2008, Balfour Beatty purchased the airport from MAR Properties for £14m. The ...

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