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Gloucestershire Airport

If you are bored of city life and want a break amidst pristine nature, you might want to visit Staverton. Though a small village to the north of the city of Gloucester in England, it proudly hosts the largest general aviation airfield in South West England- Gloucestershire Airport. Easy availability of Flights to Staverton is gradually increasing the popularity of this small village to the global tourists.

Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton has been working since 1931 to meet up the needs of aerospace business and the civil aviation authority. Only six miles from Gloucester, Gloucestershire Airport is one of the busiest airport in the UK, giving constant support to Cheltenham and Gloucester. Once well known as Staverton Airport, in 1993 this airport was renamed Gloucestershire Airport. Conveniently accessible location of this airport helps a lot in flourishing of city’s tourism and business. The Sky fame museum built at Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton boasts of its unique preservation of Second World War aircraft.

Following are few names of Air taxi and air charter provider operating from Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton:

  • Executive Aviation Services
  • Europen Skytime
  • Mann Air Charter Services
  • Synergy Aviation
  • Rise Helicopters
  • Heliflight UK
  • Eurojet
  • Hannington aviation
  • Severn aviation
  • Crest Aviation

Some aeroplane and helicopter flight training schools which also provide a vast range of pleasure flights to the holiday makers are:

  • Rise Helicopters
  • Heliflight
  • Staverton flying School

The world class facilities available in the main terminal at Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton are:

  • Visitor’s reception area
  • Internet (wireless) access
  • Pilots briefing area
  • Arrival& departure lounge
  • Security
  • Screening services

Following are the services catered to the aircrafts, their crew and passengers by Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton:

  • Refuelling
  • Flight Planning & weather
  • Customs clearance
  • Immigration & Special Branch clearance
  • Transfers
  • Catering services
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Aircraft & helicopter charter
  • Secure parking for aircraft
  • Aircraft cleaning( on request)

Gloucestershire airport’s location, facilities and four well maintained runways help aircrafts like Tiger Moth, ATR42,PA-28, Dassault Falcon to operate from here smoothly.

Situated nearby Gloucestershire, Staverton is a small village with vast natural beauty , providing lots of opportunities for a wonderful getaway. Far away from the hustle and bustle of the city, enjoy few days exploring the pristine beauty of flowing brooks, colorful gardens, steep hills. From Staverton try to visit Gloucestershire and enjoy the following sites:

  • Forest of Dean
  • The famous Cotswold Hills
  • Gloucester
  • Regency Cheltenhem