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October 2016

16.10.16 Heathrow, Gatwick and Birmingham set to get runway go ahead
16.10.16 Birmingham Airport’s £100m investment to cover self-service and baggage enhancements
09.10.16 Birmingham airport axes passenger drop-off charges
02.10.16 Birmingham and Gatwick Airport bosses join forces to attack Heathrow ‘monopoly’
02.10.16 Forget Heathrow, it’s time to clear Birmingham for take-off
02.10.16 Airport passengers 'face 1km walk from check-in to departure gates'

September 2016

25.09.16 Woman charged £27 to park for 40 minutes at Birmingham Airport
18.09.16 Birmingham Airport expansion 'being considered' by Prime Minister
18.09.16 Birmingham Airport CEO recognised for 'outstanding contribution' to Midlands
11.09.16 Record August at Birmingham Airport
11.09.16 American Airlines pulling out of Birmingham Airport
11.09.16 Young boy hurt in Birmingham Airport baggage carousel horror
11.09.16 Flybe air stewardess wins sex discrimination case
04.09.16 Birmingham Airport profits soar after 'busiest ever year'
04.09.16 Birmingham International train station to change its name to 'increase profile'
04.09.16 Burst plane tyre pictured after exploding mid-flight and forcing Flybe plane to divert

August 2016

28.08.16 Birmingham Airport records busiest year in history
28.08.16 Birmingham Airport: Two-hour baggage delays prompt anger from passengers
21.08.16 Flybe capital reduction to provide employee stake
21.08.16 Birmingham Airport opens redesigned SkyZone for children
21.08.16 Flybe adds eight more routes for autumn
14.08.16 Birmingham Airport on course for record-breaking summer
14.08.16 Birmingham Airport plane was going too fast when it skidded off runway
14.08.16 Birmingham Airport appoints RBH as growth continues to soar
14.08.16 Drug dealer caught at Birmingham Airport after forgetting about heroin in his bag
06.08.16 bmi regional watches Brussels routes sprout
06.08.16 Flybe signs new codeshare deal with German airline
06.08.16 Firefighters battle blaze as car bursts into flames outside Birmingham Airport

July 2016

30.07.16 Flybe reveals immediate impact of Brexit
30.07.16 Singapore Airlines and Flybe agree feeder flights
17.07.16 Birmingham airport welcomes 1.1 million passengers
09.07.16 Birmingham unveiled as UK base for Jet2
09.07.16 Dean Saunders asked by Birmingham Airport bosses to donate huge parking fee to charity
03.07.16 Jaguar Land Rover and Birmingham Airport say it is ‘business as usual’ following Brexit vote
03.07.16 Flybe boss appeals to airports to help “ditch” Air Passenger Duty: “A barrier to regional development”
03.07.16 Pocket Shop to launch in Birmingham Airport
03.07.16 Wales BBC pundit Dean Saunders racking up big Birmingham Airport parking bill after country's run to Euro 2016 quarter-finals

June 2016

25.06.16 Bmi regional could relocate outside the UK following leave vote
25.06.16 Flybe retains place at top of CAA punctuality chart
25.06.16 Flybe announces brand new route to Toulouse from Birmingham
12.06.16 Kitten survives 300 mile from Birmingham Airport inside a car bumper
11.06.16 Flybe challenges Cameron on regional airport funding
11.06.16 Birmingham Airport sees earliest 'million passenger' month
11.06.16 New Birmingham airport hotel set for take-off
04.06.16 Inside the City: Flybe fails to reach for the skies
04.06.16 Turkish Airlines doubles flights between Birmingham Airport and Istanbul

May 2016

21.05.16 Flybe boss admits airline was close to collapse when he took over
21.05.16 Birmingham Airport is most complained about for damaged luggage
21.05.16 Direct scheduled flights to China from Birmingham Airport scrapped
21.05.16 Furla opens latest fashion unit at Birmingham Airport
14.05.16 Birmingham Airport celebrates record breaking April
14.05.16 Almost 100 laser attacks on planes at Birmingham Airport
07.05.16 Flybe signs codeshare with Air India
07.05.16 Scanner failure causes Birmingham Airport delays
07.05.16 Couple who tried to fly from wrong Birmingham get free five-star holiday
07.05.16 Czech Airlines touches down in Birmingham

April 2016

23.04.16 Direct Birmingham to China flights to start in July
23.04.16 Flybe 'sorry' for baggage charge 'confusion'
23.04.16 Vueling announces direct services to Malaga from Birmingham Airport
23.04.16 Extra Thomas Cook Airlines A320 for Birmingham means five new routes
23.04.16 Flybe launches six new routes from Birmingham Airport
16.04.16 Birmingham Airport enjoys another record-breaking month
16.04.16 Where to park at Birmingham Airport
09.04.16 Flybe maintains winter carryings and raises summer capacity
09.04.16 Flybe shares tumble amid fears over strong dollar
09.04.16 CAA approves Birmingham Airport flight path changes
09.04.16 Birmingham Airport issues warning as rail lines shut down
09.04.16 New hotel for Birmingham Airport
09.04.16 Iberia Express expands to Birmingham
02.04.16 Birmingham Airport launches flights to Doha
02.04.16 Norwegian adds more Birmingham frequencies

March 2016

25.03.16 First Airbus A380 arrives in Birmingham ahead of daily flights
19.03.16 Birmingham Airport sees 12 months of consecutive growth
19.03.16 Passengers left fuming over long check-in delays at Birmingham Airport
09.03.16 'Shakespeare's Airport' welcomes people into the region in time for anniversary
08.03.16 Flybe targets families by cutting peak fares
03.03.16 Birmingham Airport lands new Luxembourg service
02.03.16 Huge £1m airbridge goes up at Birmingham Airport with Airbus A380 en route
02.03.16 Heathrow Express takes trains out of service for the 'foreseeable future'
01.03.16 Laser pen attacks plague Birmingham Airport
01.03.16 M42 so congested that passengers miss their flights, says Birmingham Airport
01.03.16 Birmingham Airport prepares for the arrival of new super-jumbo

February 2016

27.02.16 New video of plane veering off runway at Birmingham Airport
26.02.16 If you have an unpaid fine you could be arrested at the airport
23.02.16 Emirates SkyCargo flies high in the Midlands
23.02.16 Air India flight to Birmingham sees drunken plane passenger pull down his trousers
22.02.16 Birmingham Airport drama as plane veers off runway
18.02.16 Birmingham airport celebrates busiest ever January
13.02.16 Man who hid in aircraft loo to smoke hit by fine after crew spotted him
12.02.16 Birmingham flights to Qatar start in March
04.02.16 Thomas Cook Airlines adds capacity at Birmingham and Glasgow airports
02.02.16 Birmingham Airport: Jet had near miss with rocket made from fizzy pop bottles

January 2016

28.01.16 Flybe reveals impact of Paris attacks on trading
27.01.16 Turkish Airline increases its Birmingham Airport to Istanbul service
24.01.16 Flybe announces trio of new French destinations from Birmingham
22.01.16 Hoaxer who texted police to say four bombs were at Bristol and Birmingham airports is sent to prison
22.01.16 Where to fly from Birmingham Airport for less than £100 this February half term
21.01.16 Passenger boards Birmingham flight without documents
20.01.16 Ryanair adds 30 extra Birmingham flights due to bumper Cheltenham bookings
13.01.16 Birmingham Airport enjoys record-breaking year
12.01.16 Birmingham Airport lands Sofia route
08.01.16 Accurist poised for travel retail debut at Birmingham Airport
03.01.16 Aeroplanes swerve on runway as strong winds hit Birmingham Airport

December 2015

31.12.15 Storm Frank leaves pilots struggling to land at Birmingham Airport in 50mph winds
30.12.15 Avation delivers third Flybe aircraft
18.12.15 Airbus A380 to fly from Birmingham Airport for first time
16.12.15 Tenth record month for Birmingham Airport
11.12.15 Wizz Air announces new Birmingham-Wroclaw route
10.12.15 Call for Birmingham Airport expansion after London development plans hit by delay
02.12.15 Another record month as Birmingham Airport handles over 900,000 passengers in October
02.12.15 Flybe flight into Birmingham Airport suffers flaps failure in air drama

November 2015

26.11.15 'Worst ever air-rage passenger' jailed after Birmingham flight rampage
22.11.15 Birmingham holidaymakers suffer 38 hour flight delay in Tenerife plane 'shambles'
21.11.15 Terror police arrest Leicester man at Birmingham Airport
19.11.15 Government support to take Midland Metro to Birmingham Airport and Brierley Hill
14.11.15 Birmingham Airport car park UK's most expensive for those who overstay
13.11.15 Video: Flybe plane almost lands sideways at Birmingham Airport
11.11.15 Flybe turnaround 'on course' as it returns to the black
11.11.15 Flybe announces Birmingham Airport summer schedule
10.11.15 Flybe announces new services from Ireland West Airport Knock to Birmingham and Edinburgh
07.11.15 Ryanair to fly Birmingham-Madrid
06.11.15 Ryanair expands schedule from Birmingham
05.11.15 Birmingham looking to rival Manchester's China route
03.11.15 Flybe: poised to grow as last major legacy issue resolved
03.11.15 Norwegian is Birmingham’s fastest growing airline with launch of two new routes
03.11.15 Birmingham Airport "gift wrapped" stun gun man gets suspended jail sentence

October 2015

28.10.15 New flights to Prague announced by Birmingham Airport
27.10.15 New Doha flights as Qatar Airways signs up with Birmingham Airport
27.10.15 Flybe introduces flight switch offer
23.10.15 Ryanair unveils plans to grow by 25 per cent at Birmingham Airport
23.10.15 Birmingham Airport loses out to Manchester on China flights
20.10.15 Birmingham to Malaga flight makes emergency landing
15.10.15 Flight bound for Birmingham Airport intercepted by fighter jet
14.10.15 Flybe 'on track' as airline reports continued growth
13.10.15 Thugs try to blind pilots at Birmingham Airport with laser pens at least once a week
13.10.15 Avation completes second Flybe delivery
10.10.15 Report highlights growth potential at Birmingham airport
08.10.15 VLM Airlines and Birmingham Airport launch new service to Antwerp
03.10.15 10 million passengers choose Birmingham Airport
03.10.15 Flybe’s Farecracker launches today
02.10.15 Wizz announces new Birmingham to Bucharest route
02.10.15 Dealers who masterminded £4.75m drugs smuggling through Birmingham Airport jailed
01.10.15 Birmingham and Glasgow airports celebrate awards at World Routes
01.10.15 Amazon Lockers: no impact on WDFG at Birmingham Airport… yet

September 2015

30.09.15 Birmingham Airport profits soar past £30m in busiest year
29.09.15 Near miss between aircraft and drone at Birmingham Airport investigated
23.09.15 Birmingham plane passengers forced to 'sleep rough' in airport after 18-hour flight delay
22.09.15 Birmingham Airport secures new Madrid service
21.09.15 Birmingham passengers are owed up to £1.7m in flight compensation
19.09.15 Abusive Birmingham plane passenger threatened crew after they ran out of Halal food
18.09.15 Dudley MP calls for Air Passenger Duty to be slashed to boost airports
17.09.15 Birmingham flight sends bird into tailspin after strike
17.09.15 Wizz Air launch Warsaw Chopin to Birmingham flights
15.09.15 Birmingham Airport welcomes two new routes
12.09.15 Airline calls for air tax to be scrapped or cut
11.09.15 Business leaders urge Chancellor to lower passenger duty for Birmingham Airport
08.09.15 New Ibis Hotel at Birmingham Airport
05.09.15 Passenger 'deliberately starts fires' on flight from Birmingham to Egypt
05.09.15 Birmingham Airport to exhibit world-acclaimed sculptor’s works
04.09.15 Record year for Birmingham Airport
03.09.15 Passenger numbers soar at Birmingham Airport
03.09.15 China flights 'could be worth £62m a year to the West Midlands’
02.09.15 Air France celebrates 30 years at Birmingham Airport
02.09.15 Sick baby sparks Birmingham Airport emergency landing
02.09.15 Monarch appoints Aviator to handle Birmingham operations
01.09.15 Flybe flies higher with improved load factors

August 2015

30.08.15 Family arrived at Birmingham Airport to find 'ghost Monarch Airlines flight' didn't exist
29.08.15 Fury as Birmingham-bound Monarch passengers face near-24-hour delay on Sharm El Sheikh flight
27.08.15 Monarch secures deal to deliver ‘tangible improvements’ at Birmingham airport
26.08.15 American Airlines New York to Birmingham flight makes emergency landing in Canada
25.08.15 Birmingham Airport secures new Belgian service
25.08.15 Emergency crews put on stand-by after Birmingham to Inverness Flybe flight forced to turn back
21.08.15 VLM to launch new route from Birmingham
15.08.15 Birmingham Airport sees another record day for passengers
15.08.15 Flybe offers global connections following Skyscanner deal
14.08.15 Birmingham Airport breaks passenger traffic record
08.08.15 Upmarket Birmingham Airport hotel plans set for go-ahead
06.08.15 Newrest wins Flybe onboard retail tender
02.08.15 Emirates' third daily Birmingham service commences

July 2015

28.07.15 £14bn plan to maximise HS2 benefits in Birmingham unveiled
28.07.15 Cadbury World creates chocolate aeroplane for Birmingham Airport
24.07.15 New garden city in HS2 plans near Birmingham Airport
23.07.15 Flybe's share price soars as turnaround plan takes hold and passenger numbers rise
22.07.15 Birmingham Airport reports record June by welcoming 1 million passengers
21.07.15 Flybe chief commercial officer Paul Simmons to leave for Malaysia Airlines post
14.07.15 Electric cars charge into Birmingham Airport
07.07.15 Beijing flight touches down in Birmingham
03.07.15 New charter flight expected from Beijing to Birmingham
02.07.15 West Midlands economic growth 'damaged' by Heathrow expansion
02.07.15 Heathrow Decision - Birmingham Airport reaction

June 2015

30.06.15 Fifth aircraft added for Flybe - SAS white label operation
26.06.15 Record passenger numbers for Birmingham Airport in May
24.06.15 Wizz Air to fly from Birmingham
24.06.15 Summer flights to Greek islands launched at Birmingham Airport
22.06.15 Hammad: Flybe turnaround program “absolutely on track”
11.06.15 Flybe slumps to £35.6m loss
11.06.15 Emirates and Flybe sign codeshare deal
11.06.15 Flybe increases Birmingham offering
10.06.15 Flybe claims progress despite dropping into the red
06.06.15 Peel Advertising signs deal with Eye for Birmingham, Robin Hood and Durham Airports
05.06.15 Onboard disturbance forces Monarch flight diversion after leaving Birmingham
05.06.15 Student caught smuggling nearly 50,000 cigarettes through Birmingham Airport
03.06.15 Birmingham Airport looks to grow Gulf Connectivity

May 2015

29.05.15 Birmingham Airport puts forward preferred new flight path option to CAA
29.05.15 Birmingham Airport supports Friday Night Kitchen event
27.05.15 Birmingham secures new Barcelona service
26.05.15 Flights from Birmingham and France make emergency landings after chemical weapon threats
20.05.15 Air steward jailed for five years over smuggling fake passports in underwear at Birmingham
20.05.15 Avfuel builds up European FBO network at Birmingham
16.05.15 Giraffe to open 173-cover site in Birmingham Airport
13.05.15 Screaming passengers left 'traumatised' by heavy landing at Birmingham Airport
13.05.15 Norwegian adds three Canary Islands routes from Edinburgh and Birmingham
12.05.15 Drunk passenger, 19, facing jail with aggressive rants at cabin crew at Birmingham
09.05.15 Black cabs banned from Birmingham Airport if over 10 years old
06.05.15 Birmingham Airport cabbies in toilets row
03.05.15 Passenger plane emergency landing at Birmingham Airport
01.05.15 Flights boost to Birmingham Airport

April 2015

30.04.15 Icelandair increases services between Birmingham and Reykjavik starting in February 2016
29.04.15 Shakespeare's airport': Birmingham airport rebranding 'ridiculous'
26.04.15 Airlines charging families an extra £88 just so parents can sit with their children
26.04.15 Sabre inks deal with Flybe
25.04.15 We need to protect English airports from threat of Scottish MPs, says David Cameron
25.04.15 Birmingham Airport recognised for its commitment to reducing noise
23.04.15 'Shakespeare's Airport' could help Birmingham crack US market
22.04.15 KWB appointed to market Diamond House at Birmingham Airport
21.04.15 Birmingham Airport hotel to get Marco Pierre White restaurant
19.04.15 Emirates tips Birmingham Airport to have a strong decade as it launches new flight
19.04.15 Flights from Birmingham to Caribbean as Thomson and First Choice expands
13.04.15 West Midlands must forget tribal rivalries says Birmingham Airport chief
10.04.15 Cello Aviation doubles cabin crew numbers
09.04.15 Flybe comms director Andrew McConnell leaves after one year in role
08.04.15 Flybe chief fails to rule out further cutbacks
08.04.15 Regional airline Flybe reports strong start to new year
07.04.15 Flybe on track to break even
05.04.15 Police called twice after angry passengers rally up against delays at Birmingham Airport
04.04.15 Easter getaway as 50,000 holidaymakers fly out of Birmingham to escape the rain
02.04.15 Home Office red tape halts US tourists' pheasant shoot at Birmingham Airport
02.04.15 Belavia may open flights from Minsk to Birmingham Airport

March 2015

31.03.15 Turkish Airlines reveals top 2015 Easter destinations from Birmingham Airport
31.03.15 Birmingham Airport launches new direct flights to Madrid
31.03.15 Norwegian debuts Spanish service from Birmingham
27.03.15 Flybe business focused on building connectivity, not competing with other airlines
26.03.15 Stobart restores flights from Shannon to Birmingham airport
23.03.15 Father and son co-pilot flight from Birmingham Airport
18.03.15 Birmingham Airport signs new partnership with Chinese airport
17.03.15 Birmingham Airport passenger numbers soaring
17.03.15 VLM Airlines to take over Waterford - Birmingham route axed by Flybe
12.03.15 Flybe calls for end to air passenger duty
08.03.15 Brit terror attack risk as airport customs officer offers to not check bags for £10 bribe
08.03.15 HS2 trains will never be late between the new station near Birmingham Airport and London, claims boss
07.03.15 New airport show for Birmingham in 2016
07.03.15 Birmingham Airport one of most expensive to park at in the world
05.03.15 Radisson Blu Hotel Birmingham Airport to open early 2017
04.03.15 Birmingham airport hopes for more flights from China

February 2015

24.02.15 Flybe in plane leasing agreement with Scandinavian firm
21.02.15 Punctual Flybe spots opportunity in rail dissatisfaction
20.02.15 MP wants to rename Birmingham Airport as 'Shakespeare International'
18.02.15 Record January for Birmingham Airport
12.02.15 Birmingham Airport overhauls website in latest phase of ‘hello world’ rebrand
10.02.15 Flybe announces new operations chief
10.02.15 Flag raised for Cheltenham as Ryanair schedules 30 extra Birmingham flights
10.02.15 Passengers miss wedding after Air India cancels flight at Birmingham Airport
09.02.15 Birmingham Airport's introduction of trial flight paths has upset neighbours
09.02.15 Birmingham Airport Air India passengers stranded for 48 hours
07.02.15 Flybe donations soar to £500,000 for cancer charity
05.02.15 Flybe axes five Birmingham Airport routes to Ireland and Continent
05.02.15 Birmingham Airport wins big from Bogota at Routes Americas
05.02.15 Flybe names Phil Delaney as director of sales and distribution
04.02.15 Birmingham Airport backs expansion of Gatwick
04.02.15 Video shows planes battling 50mph crosswinds as they come into land at Birmingham Airport

January 2015

30.01.15 Manchester planes diverted to Birmingham Airport after snowstorms
29.01.15 Birmingham Airport flights to Iceland begin
28.01.15 Flybe in tailspin over diving revenues
28.01.15 Cambridge-based Marshall takes on Birmingham Airport for private jets
27.01.15 Passenger jet returns to Birmingham Airport after 'technical issue'
26.01.15 Flybe reports improvement, but shares sink
21.01.15 Birmingham Airport alert as plane from Cologne declares emergency
21.01.15 Monarch Engineering awarded Boeing Goldcare approval at Birmingham
20.01.15 Birmingham Airport plane bound for Belfast in aborted take-off drama
20.01.15 Thomas Cook Birmingham flight diverted after passenger hit on head by falling shoe
19.01.15 Record year for Birmingham Airport
19.01.15 Bmi Regional cancels Birmingham-Gothenburg route
16.01.15 Birmingham and Manchester listed as top business travel cities
16.01.15 Revealed: When Birmingham dreamed of flying to work in a helicopter
16.01.15 Aegean increase UK routes in Summer 2015

12.01.15 Video: Planes struggle to land at Birmingham airport due to strong winds
06.01.15 Cathay Pacific and Flybe expand codeshare
03.01.15 Ditch unreliable expensive trains says most punctual airline Flybe
01.01.15 Birmingham Airport Ebola checks to be reviewed

December 2014

31.12.14 Birmingham Airport 'likely' target for terrorist drone attack, experts warn
31.12.14 Passenger Ebola checks at UK airports nears 1,000
31.12.14 Flybe adds another new summer route from Birmingham
29.12.14 Ontario Teachers raises stake in Birmingham Airport
23.12.14 Birmingham Airport celebrates record passengers for November
23.12.14 Emirates to launch third daily Birmingham service
22.12.14 Birmingham Airport expects busiest day of Christmas period
21.12.14 UK carrier Flybe to go paperless
13.12.14 Flybe to cancel Birmingham - Waterford service
12.12.14 Birmingham Airport welcomes Norwegian and trio of Spanish routes
11.12.14 Flybe expands services out of Birmingham with two new routes
05.12.14 Flybe fires up national media campaign against air passenger duty
04.12.14 Air India to launch daily flights from Birmingham Airport
02.12.14 New £250m motorway junction to boost Birmingham Airport and high speed rail

November 2014

26.11.14 Birmingham Airport passenger traffic continues to surge
26.11.14 Flybe agrees white label flying deal with SAS
17.11.14 Dublin to Paris flight forced to land in Birmingham due to cracked window
14.11.14 Flybe share price plummets on £15.3m loss, but UK business performs well
13.11.14 Flybe sells its Finnish business for €1
10.11.14 Flybe secures Aer Lingus codeshare for transatlantic services
09.11.14 Air India to increase Birmingham-Delhi flights
09.11.14 More daily flights from Birmingham to New York and skiers get link to Lake Tahoe slopes
07.11.14 Vueling to launch Birmingham - Barcelona flights
05.11.14 Adorable children pictures on phone lost on Birmingham flight sparks search for owner
03.11.14 Birmingham gets new JFK service

October 2014

31.10.14 Flybe: How to turn around an ailing airline when you only have eight days of cash in the kitty
30.10.14 Flybe starts 15 routes in one week
29.10.14 Birmingham Airport taskforce launched to catch people traffickers and help their victims
29.10.14 City of Derry airport: Ryanair flight to Birmingham axed
28.10.14 Big Interview: Q&A with Flybe's Saad Hammad
27.10.14 Posters promoting Heathrow expansion snubbed by Birmingham businesses
26.10.14 Birmingham Airport / M42 junction work delays warning
23.10.14 A compelling market: the future of Birmingham Airport
18.10.14 Ebola screening extended to Manchester and Birmingham airports
17.10.14 Jail for angler who shone laser into cockpit of Birmingham bound flight
14.10.14 Ebola screening set to be introduced at Birmingham Airport with 10 cases predicted in UK within weeks
14.10.14 Regus Express at Birmingham Airport open for business
10.10.14 Flybe switches frequent flyer programme to Avios
04.10.14 Birmingham Airport chief calls for new approach to air travel
03.10.14 Birmingham airport backs Gatwick second runway
03.10.14 Birmingham urged to sell airport as debt soars sky high
02.10.14 Flybe Finland to jettison up to 90 jobs
01.10.14 Ryanair boss offers Jack Grealish free flights if the Aston Villa winger opts for Ireland

September 2014

30.09.14 Flybe boss makes Air Passenger Duty plea to government
30.09.14 Birmingham-bound flight sees man quizzed after £200k of heroin found in suitcase
27.09.14 £23 billion ticket from Birmingham Airport to Portugal
25.09.14 Flybe considers launching new Irish routes
22.09.14 New passenger transit facility opens at Birmingham Airport
22.09.14 Flybe confirms deal to boost Dash 8 Q400 fleet and grows network
20.09.14 Birmingham Airport ties up with LS travel retail for new stores
19.09.14 Amazon Lockers take off at Birmingham Airport
17.09.14 Chamber calls for unified midlands airports strategy
17.09.14 Flybe swaps jet order for smaller regional turboprops
12.09.14 Flybe signs Finnair codeshare deal
10.09.14 Ryanair launches new Mediterranean flights from Birmingham
09.09.14 Birmingham Airport records busiest ever month
05.09.14 MP: Birmingham Airport runway policy could sacrifice UK growth
05.09.14 Growth of city's India air link is celebrated at Birmingham Airport
03.09.14 Revenue and profit take off at Birmingham Airport
03.09.14 100 passengers forced to wait 3 hours to collect luggage at Birmingham Airport... after being told they could not leave until bags arrived
01.09.14 Resurfacing work starts on M42 near Birmingham Airport

August 2014

31.08.14 Birmingham Airport backers land £82m dividend
27.08.14 Roadworks near Birmingham Airport for 3 months
22.08.14 Flybe in corporate and financial PR review
21.08.14 Birmingham Airport stowaway Lee Jezard said he was co-pilot
21.08.14 British Airways increases credit card booking fee
19.08.14 New £8.3m bridge to improve Birmingham airport access
17.08.14 Passport Office error lands couple airport 'nightmare'
09.08.14 Flybe launches new Birmingham to Berlin route
07.08.14 Flybe to launch Birmingham to Oslo route
05.08.14 Flybe new CFO Philip De Klerk to assume office on August 19
03.08.14 Luxury cars stolen from Birmingham Airport parking company - and victims told they are not insured
01.08.14 Flybe appoints Wetherspoon's director to board

July 2014

31.07.14 Birmingham Airport passenger rushed to hospital in Ebola virus scare
30.07.14 Flybe named as youth operator's preferred carrier
30.07.14 Woman trying to smuggle stun guns into UK stopped at Birmingham Airport
29.07.14 Birmingham Airport runway extension time-lapse video
29.07.14 MP demanding a halt to Birmingham airport flight path trials
26.07.14 Man accused of Birmingham Airport security breach
25.07.14 TTG Interview: Paul Kehoe, Birmingham airport chief executive
25.07.14 Flybe adds another brand new destination from Birmingham
25.07.14 Aircraft makes emergency landing at Birmingham Airport
23.07.14 First plane takes off from £40m Birmingham Airport runway extension
23.07.14 Flybe posts 'encouraging' Q1 result despite fall in revenue
22.07.14 New Birmingham to China flighs take off
22.07.14 2000 join outcry over 'noisy' Birmingham Airport flight paths
22.07.14 Flybe adds five winter routes
22.07.14 IndigoVision increases control room monitoring efficiency at Birmingham airport
20.07.14 Passenger had stun gun and knuckle dusters on Birmingham-bound flight
17.07.14 Petition against Birmingham Airport flight path to be presented to Transport Minister
16.07.14 Flybe signs Q400 fleet services deal with Bombardier
16.07.14 Flybe serves up a treat as it reveals new on-board menu
15.07.14 Thomas Cook to launch new flights from Birmingham next summer
12.07.14 Flybe celebrates launch of new Reykjavik service from Birmingham
08.07.14 Flybe to maintain UK’s A400M army plane
08.07.14 Two All Bar One's opened at Birmingham Airport
05.07.14 Firefighters tackle blaze at Birmingham Airport hotel
04.07.14 Drug lords who smuggled heroin through Birmingham Airport jailed for 31 years
01.07.14 Flybe announces tie-up with

June 2014

30.06.14 Flybe boss lands sky-high rewards
28.06.14 Telegraph finance: 'Why I'm buying shares in Flybe'
27.06.14 Virgin in talks to put on extra early and late trains to Birmingham International
27.06.14 'Geordie' suspect wanted after Birmingham Airport car park robbery
26.06.14 Low-cost airline Flybe is finding more passengers
20.06.14 Birmingham Airport chief hails UK-Chinese trade talks as key to growth
19.06.14 Birmingham Airport set to welcome 200 millionth passenger as it celebrates 75th anniversary
18.06.14 AOA report hails contribution UK airports make to communities
18.06.14 Monarch to launch two new ski routes from Birmingham airport
18.06.14 Man suffered 'diabetic episode' in Birmingham jet drama
17.06.14 Birmingham Airport achieves another record breaking month in May
17.06.14 Flybe introduces payments via PayPal
17.06.14 Work to improve key junction for Birmingham Airport and NEC starts
17.06.14 Flybe rolls out new purple livery
15.06.14 AOA infographic on the contribution local airports make to the UK
13.06.14 Flybe’s return to profit is ‘great step forwards’
13.06.14 Motorists warned of motorway misery near Birmingham Airport as huge M42 improvements plan starts
13.06.14 Aegean takes to the air with Birmingham - Athens route
12.06.14 Flybe back to black
12.06.14 Flybe signs deal to provide aircraft and crew to Helvetic Airways
11.06.14 Flybe says regional connectivity is vital as Airports Commission launches new consultation
11.06.14 Regus Express Lounge at Birmingham will turn the airport into an office
08.06.14 Birmingham Airport: HS2 will cause aeroplanes to be at higher risk of crashes
05.06.14 Birmingham Airport chief urges MPs to back 'great airports for great cities'
05.06.14 Flybe boss to host airline's first live Twitter chat
04.06.14 Flybe hires easyJet marketer Martin Smith to lead turnaround plan

May 2014

29.05.14 Icelandair to start flying from Birmingham
29.05.14 Airport donates £5000 to Birmingham Big Art Project search for £2m public artwork
23.05.14 Man fights for life following Birmingham Airport balcony plunge
21.05.14 Flybe announce expanded winter programme from Birmingham
14.05.14 Record April for Birmingham Airport
13.05.14 Ryanair launches Birmingham 2014 winter schedule

April 2014

30.04.14 Runway extension will be catalyst to inward investment says Business Birmingham chief
30.04.14 Flybe puts 1.8 million winter seats on sale
29.04.14 Thomson and First Choice to launch 29 new routes from regional airports next summer
29.04.14 Thomson and First Choice increase capacity and introduce five new routes from Birmingham Airport
28.04.14 Flybe appoints new finance chief
26.04.14 Flybe poaches Andrew McConnell from easyJet
26.04.14 Flybe makes senior appointments
25.04.14 Birmingham Airport flight path trials set to begin
24.04.14 Birmingham Airport runway extension ready next week
24.04.14 Flybe starts autumn fares war on domestic travel; could make planes cheaper than trains
23.04.14 Birmingham Airport's oil pipeline closed down by fuel theft
17.04.14 Birmingham Airport passenger numbers continue to grow in March
13.04.14 Airline Livery of the Week: Flybe
12.04.14 Flybe does not foresee a need to 'go any further' than a codeshare with Etihad
12.04.14 Flybe unveils hot new summer 'twilight flights' from Birmingham
11.04.14 Birmingham Airport confirms airspace trial commencement
10.04.14 All Bar One lands at Birmingham Airport
06.04.14 Passengers bypass immigration in blunder at Birmingham Airport
05.04.14 Bald Neil travels to Spain from Birmingham Airport on blonde girlfriend’s passport
04.04.14 Prime Minister welcomes the announcement of 8000 jobs at Birmingham Airport
04.04.14 PM denies Birmingham Airport is 'overlooked'
04.04.14 Flybe reports improved summer sales
01.04.14 Flybe targets rail and road competitors in new marketing strategy
01.04.14 New purple makeover for Flybe planes and staff

March 2014

31.03.14 Pictured: Moment lightning strikes Birmingham Airport bound plane
27.03.14 Woman jailed for abuse on Birmingham flight
25.03.14 Birmingham Airport passengers up 8.5%
25.03.14 Birmingham Airport announces partnership with visa specialist
21.03.14 Birmingham Airport critical of air connectivity fund announcement
20.03.14 Birmingham Airport development bolstered by HS2 report
18.03.14 Birmingham Airport and Marketing Birmingham join up for China tourism campaign
18.03.14 Plane forced to turn back after take off from Birmingham Airport
14.03.14 Birmingham to get first ever UK charter flights from China
11.03.14 Flybe hits target, raising £155.65m placing, open offer
11.03.14 Super-sized squash seized at Birmingham Airport
05.03.14 Pensioner thanks Birmingham Airport police for saving his life
04.03.14 Planes diverted from Birmingham Airport in bad weather
01.03.14 Aircraft engineering operation at Birmingham Airport folds

February 2014

28.02.14 Birmingham Airport voted top by rail users
26.02.14 Flybe on money mission
25.02.14 Birmingham Airport's short runway held its development back says CEO
22.02.14 'End of an era' as DC-10 makes last international trip
22.02.14 Flybe event launches seven new routes from Birmingham
21.02.14 Flybe to invest share sale funds in new routes
21.02.14 Air India carries 50,000 passengers from Birmingham in first six months
20.02.14 Flybe to raise £150m through share issue
15.02.14 Another record year for Lufthansa at Birmingham Airport
13.02.14 Birmingham Airport reveals largest passenger rise since 2005
06.02.14 Anna Aero 30-Second Interview with Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe
05.02.14 Flybe says working on cutting fleet-grounding costs
04.02.14 Birmingham Airport 'overlooked' in expansion plans
04.02.14 Flybe costs fall as turnaround gathers steam
04.02.14 Flybe trims job cut plan as economic rebound underpins savings
04.02.14 Birmingham Airport chief welcomes Flybe expansion
03.02.14 Video: Plane aborts Birmingham landing in heavy winds
01.02.14 Flybe plans major new base at Birmingham Airport

January 2014

25.01.14 Flybe promises new Birmingham routes "soon"
24.01.14 Bmi Regional plans further growth in 2014
24.01.14 Chief Secretary visits Birmingham Airport to lay last section of the runway extension
24.01.14 Birmingham Airport bomb scare over haggis
21.01.14 Politicians in Worcestershire unite over future of Birmingham Airport
21.01.14 Birmingham tops UK punctuality charts
21.01.14 Marketing director leaves Flybe as managerial shake-up continues
21.01.14 MITIE and Birmingham Airport divert 70 tonnes of food waste from landfill
18.01.14 JLR chief hits out at "lack of priority" for Birmingham Airport
17.01.14 Peel Advertising wins contract to supply new digital displays at Birmingham Airport
16.01.14 Growth sees Birmingham Airport pass 9m milestone
16.01.14 Delays for passengers after power cut at Birmingham Airport
15.01.14 Flybe appoints The Corner to £8m ad account
14.01.14 Worcestershire hits out at Birmingham Airport second runway delays
10.01.14 Furious airport parking staff demonstrate over jobs axe ‘bombshell’
09.01.14 Two All Bar One's to open at Birmingham Airport
08.01.14 Flybe 'dependent on successful UK turnaround'
01.01.14 Monarch officially opens new maintenance facility at Birmingham Airport

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