Exeter Jobs Fair – 14 February 2024

If you are interested in joining the team at Exeter Airport, come and see us at the Exeter Jobs Fair, Sandy Lane on Wednesday 14th February, 10am – 2pm to find out more about the variety of roles available.

Exeter Airport Managing Director joins Exeter College Board

Exeter Airport Managing Director Stephen Wiltshire has been appointed to the Board of Governors at Exeter College. Stephen has a background in mechanical engineering and has been airport managing director for two years, and before that was operations director for 12 years. The Exeter College Board of Governors is responsible for determining the mission and []

New Ryanair flights from Exeter Airport to Palma

Ryanair is launching new flights from Exeter Airport to Palma, the Mediterranean capital of Majorca in the Spanish Balearic Islands. The twice-weekly service will start in May next year and operate through to October. Tickets are on sale now at ryanair.com The new route complements Ryanair’s other Spanish services to Alicante and Malaga, which both []

Aviation industry collaboration tackles emissions from ground operations

A groundbreaking collaboration between Regional & City Airports (RCA), global travel company TUI and Cranfield University is investigating how to reduce the environmental impact of aircraft turnarounds at airports. The study will focus on how to decarbonise ground operations and reduce environmental impact by analysing TUI aircraft turnarounds at RCA-owned Exeter Airport in Devon in []

More TUI winter sun flights start next week

Holidaymakers searching for some winter sun from Exeter Airport will have even more choice next week when TUI starts its winter flights to Gran Canaria and Tenerife. The Canary Islands are a popular winter getaway and TUI already flies to Lanzarote from Exeter. From Tuesday (2nd October) it will start weekly winter flights from Exeter []

Ted the missing moggie’s VIP Exeter Airport adventure

A wannabe high-flying cat who went missing from his home more than a month ago has been found safe and well in the VIP jet centre at Exeter Airport. Ted was discovered last week in the roof of the airport’s XLR corporate jet centre after staff heard a faint meowing sound above the kitchen area []

Airport reopens after flash flood shuts terminal

Exeter Airport was back up and running this morning (Monday) just hours after it was forced to close when a flash flood inundated the terminal building. Torrential rain on Sunday afternoon saw up to 32mm of rain recorded at the airport in just an hour, after a Met Office Amber warning of thunderstorms for parts []

Airport expands its reach to Portugal with new Ryanair flights to Faro

Exeter Airport is celebrating the start of new Ryanair flights to Faro in Portugal this weekend (June 4), marking the start of a twice weekly service on Wednesdays and Sundays. The addition to the airport’s flight schedule expands Ryanair’s offering from Exeter and complements its existing year-round flights to Alicante and Malaga in Spain. Passengers []

Exeter Airport gears up for start of busy summer season

Exeter Airport is gearing up for the start of a busy summer season during May, with flights to seven destinations taking off with the UK’s leading travel brand TUI. Twice-weekly services to Corfu, Dalaman, Menorca, and Zante began this week (1-7 May), as well as flights to Crete and Rhodes, which operate once a week. []