Bristol Airport named best in Europe

PUBLISHED: 10:00 28 June 2018

Bristol Airport shared the award with Seville Airport. Picture: Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport shared the award with Seville Airport. Picture: Bristol Airport


The South West’s leading airport has won an award.

Bristol Airport was named as the best airport in Europe for the five to 10 million passenger category, sharing the award with Seville Airport, in Spain.

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Judges recognised Bristol’s investments in infrastructure, staff training and increased public transport links.

The airport was also selected for its security search facility, achieving the highest possible score for all security indicators.

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Nigel Scott, business development director at the airport, said: “It is a huge honour to be voted the best airport of our size in Europe by a panel of independent experts.

“This award is recognition of the hard work, passion and commitment of the team to delivering on our promise to passengers that amazing journeys start here. Everyone in the Bristol Airport community can be proud of this achievement.”

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