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BAN's World Gazetteer

Business aviation in U.K.

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is in Europe.
Civil Aviation Authority - www.caa.co.uk

Registered business aircraft:
1,423

Based business air charter operators:
79

Based business aircraft for charter:
477

Business air charter brokers:
191

Most prevalent aircraft types:

1Piper twin piston114
2Airbus Helicopters H13580
3Agusta A10980
4Bell 206B JetRanger74
5Airbus Helicopters H125/AS35066
6Sikorsky S-9254
7Eurocopter AS35552
8Diamond Twin Star51
9Beechcraft King Air 20045
10MDH 50030
11Airbus Helicopters H14530
12AgustaWestland AW13929
13Beechcraft Twin Piston28
14Robinson R6628
15Britten Norman BN-2 Islander25
16Aerospatiale SA341/2 G23
17Airbus Helicopters H215/H225/AS33222
18Cessna 300 series21
19Airbus Helicopters H12021
20Partenavia P.6820
21Airbus Helicopters H17520
22AgustaWestland AW16919
23Cessna Caravan18
24Airbus Helicopters AS36518
25Pilatus PC-1218
26Global 6000/Express/XRS18
27Beechcraft King Air 30017
28Falcon 20/20016
29Jetstream 31/4116
30Challenger 30016
31AgustaWestland AW18915
32Saab SF34014
33MDH 902 Explorer13
34Citation 560XL13
35Diamond DA6213
36Bell 206L LongRanger13
37Britten Norman BN2T12
38Challenger 60412
39Bell 505 Jet Ranger X12
40Cessna 400 series11
41Boeing B-73711
42ATR42/7211
43Embraer Legacy 600/65010
44Tecnam P2006T10
45Cessna F406 Caravan9
46Citation 550/5519
47Airbus ACJ3218
48Enstrom 4808
49Airbus Helicopters H1308
50Embraer Phenom 3008
51BAe1468
52Embraer Praetor 6007
53Global 50007
54Sikorsky S-767
55Embraer Phenom 1007
56Embraer Legacy 5007
57Embraer ERJ-1357
58Airbus ACJ3207
59Airbus Helicopters H155B7
60HS125 series 1-36
61Gulfstream G6506
62Cessna CitationJet/CJ16
63Citation Mustang6
64Dornier Do2286
65Bell 2126
66Eurocopter BO1055
67Viking DHC-6 ET5
68Falcon 7X5
69Hawker 750/800/9005
70Bell 4295
71Piper PA-46 Meridian/M-Class5
72Gulfstream G400/G4505
73Bell 4075
74Challenger 6055
75Piper PA-46 Malibu/Mirage5
76Cessna Citation CJ24
77Learjet 70/754
78Agusta A1194
79Hill Helicopters HX504
80Falcon 2000 EASy4
81Gulfstream G500/G5504
82125-7004
83Dornier Do3283
84Global 75003
85Bell 4123
86Fairchild Swearingen Metro/Merlin3
87Citation M23
88Falcon 8X3
89Sikorsky S-61N3
90Challenger 6013
91Falcon 900EASy3
92TBM700/850/9003
93Learjet 453
94Boeing BBJ12
95Airbus ACJ3302
96Airbus ACJ3402
97Gulfstream G500/G6002
98Eurocopter BK1172
99Boeing B-7672
100Embraer Lineage 10002
101Beechcraft Premier2
102Citation Sovereign2
103Beechcraft King Air 902
104Boeing B-7572
105Pilatus PC-241
106Gulfstream G2801
107Cessna Citation CJ31
108Gulfstream GIV1
109Twin Commander1
110Citation Latitude1
111Gulfstream G200/Galaxy1
112Cessna 4411
113Falcon 20001
114Learjet 401
115Challenger 800 series1
116Grumman GA-7 Cougar1
117Dove1
118P180 Avanti1
119Cessna Citation CJ41
120Schweizer 3331

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Major business aviation airports:

1Farnborough47  business aviation companies active
2London (Biggin Hill)47
3London (Luton)46
4London (Stansted)46
5Oxford (London Oxford)37
6Bournemouth33
7Manchester24
8Nottingham (East Midlands)24
9Birmingham22
10Southend (London Southend)20
11London (Heathrow)20
12Aberdeen19
13Southampton18
14Norwich18
15Gloucestershire17
16Cambridge17
17Bristol17
18London (Gatwick)15
19Glasgow15
20Liverpool (John Lennon)13
21Hawarden13
22Belfast International13
23London (London City)13
24London (Northolt)12
25Leeds Bradford12
26Cranfield11
27Coventry11
28Cardiff11
29Blackpool11
30Fairoaks10
31Edinburgh10
32Blackbushe10
33Elstree (London Elstree)9
34Shoreham (Brighton City)9
35Newcastle9
36Newquay (St Mawgan)8
37Wycombe Air Park (Booker)8
38Glasgow (Prestwick)8
39Lydd (London Ashford)8
40Inverness8
41Humberside8
42Exeter8
43Denham7
44Belfast City (George Best)7
45Enniskillen (Saint Angelo)6
46Chichester (Goodwood)6
47Durham (Teesside International)6
48Kemble (Cotswold)6
49Lee on Solent5
50Northampton (Sywell)5
51Redhill5
52London (London Heliport)5
53Turweston5
54Retford (Gamston)5
55Perth (Scone)5
56Nottingham (Nottingham City)5
57Lasham5
58Leeds (Leeds East)4
59Penzance (Land's End)4
60Wolverhampton (Halfpenny Green)4
61Wellesbourne Mountford4
62Stapleford4
63North Weald4
64Dundee4
65Cumbernauld4
66Carlisle4
67Cardiff (St Athan)3
68White Waltham3
69Wick (John O’Groats)3
70Thruxton3
71Sumburgh3
72Stornoway3
73Sherburn-in-Elmet3
74Oban3
75Kirkwall3
76Haverfordwest3
77Fife3
78Caernarfon3
79Braintree (Andrewsfield)2
80Nottingham Heliport2
81Malmesbury (Oaksey Park)2
82Manchester (Barton)2
83Guilford (Dunsfold)2
84Ashford (Headcorn)2
85Doncaster (Robin Hood)2
86Warton2
87Tiree2
88Tatenhill2
89Sturgate2
90Shobdon2
91Sandtoft2
92Manston (Kent International)2
93Londonderry (Eglinton)2
94Lerwick (Tingwall)2
95Leicester2
96Islay2
97Duxford2
98Campbeltown2
99Benbecula2
100Bembridge2
101Beccles2
102London (Skyports London Heliport)1
103Barra1
104Penzance Heliport1
105Bedford1
106Eaglescott1
107Cardiff Heliport1
108Newcastle City Heliport1
109York (Rufforth)1
110Wickenby1
111Aberporth (West Wales)1
112Welshpool1
113Swansea1
114Sleap1
115Scatsta1
116Plymouth1
117Peterborough (Conington)1
118Perranporth1
119Pembrey1
120Newtownards1
121Manchester (Woodford)1
122Llanbedr1
123Isle of Skye (Broadford)1
124Henstridge1
125Bristol (Filton)1
126Chipping Norton (Enstone)1
127Dunkeswell1
128Sheffield City0
129Seething0

Business aviation suppliers in U.K.

Maintenance  149   •   Completions  4   •   Training  60

Vice president, executive aviation USA Wendi Matthews-Ortiz.

Newcomers to charter aren't looking back, says Hunt & Palmer

Airlines may not be back to 2019 levels until 2025, so H&P believes frequent flyers will stay loyal to charter. Demand is such that it has added existing fractional clients to its customer base for supplemental charter lift.

January 27, 2023   Full report

The inserts utilise foams, leathers and fabrics to ensure such items don't rattle while stowed.

Altea designs bespoke galley inserts

Purpose-built drawers are often quite small, and Altea must get creative when using the space for storage. These inserts diversify and innovate the way crockery and flatware can be stored on private jets.

January 27, 2023   Full report

Vista founder and chairman Thomas Flohr.

Vista sees revenue rise by more than half

Last year saw strong membership growth of subscription services and investment in infrastructure, scale, tech and sustainable aviation through company acquisitions. Another 117 aircraft were added to the member fleet.

January 27, 2023   Full report

England’s first rotary wing neonatal incubator installation.

Gama design helps Children's Air Ambulance to save more lives

Gama Aviation’s Part 21J Design Organisation has been working with the TCAA over the last year to certify and install a neonatal incubator onboard the charity’s brand new Leonardo AW169 HEMS aircraft.

January 23, 2023   Full report

The Praetor offers a generous cabin for nine passengers and is ideal for shorter runway airports such as Cannes Mandelieu.

Air Charter Scotland adds Liverpool base for Praetor 600

Since coming online in October and December, the two Praetor 600s have flown charter to the Caribbean and the Middle East. G-GDAB is based out of Liverpool and London Luton airports, G-MCEN out of Luton.

January 20, 2023   Full report

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