Restricted airports


Atlantic Star bid for St Helena service rejected

Start-up Atlantic Star has indicated that it has been informed by the St Helena government that it will not be invited to participate in the next phase of the Air Access tender process. Atlantic Star had proposed basing an Avro RJ100 on St Helena for a twice weekly service to Ascension Island. The RJ100 […]


SkyJet begins flights to Siargao

Filipino BAe 146 operator SkyJet added Siargao Island to its network. Siargao Island is touted as the ‘Surfing Capital of the Philippines’ and hosts an annual world surfing competition. Like many other SkyJet destinations, Siargao is a restricted airport, with a runway length of only 1,326m/4,420ft and hot ambient temperatures. BAe 146-100 RP-C5255 (msn […]