The Peel Group have today acquired the shareholding in Doncaster Sheffield Airport formerly held by Peel Airports Limited, co-owned by Vantage Airport Group. There will be no change in shareholding at Liverpool John Lennon Airport, which remains jointly owned by Vantage Airport Group and The Peel Group.
South Yorkshire folk heading for a Christmas getaway will be dashing through the skies, not the snow (we hope!) this December from Doncaster Sheffield Airport. The South Yorkshire airport is once again gearing up for the Christmas and New Year ‘getaway' with around 14,000 passengers expected to pass through the terminal building over the festive holiday period (21 Dec - 3 Jan).
Up and coming singer-songwriter Jake Bugg has used Doncaster Sheffield Airport as a backdrop for his most recent music video. Jake, from Nottingham, used the airport as the location to the climax of his video for his latest track Two Fingers, which sees him and his band mates strolling through the airport terminals guitars in tow. The final scene closes with a shot of the band staring thoughtfully out the airport's windows.
Wizz Air, the largest low-cost, low-fare airline connecting Western and Eastern Europe has today signed a five-year agreement with Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield which will see the continuation of Wizz Air's established Doncaster Sheffield route network from the airport for the next five years.