Blackpool Airport

British Airport, established in 1909 as Blackpool Aerodrome. Blackpool Corporation assumed control of the airport from the Government on 1st April 1962, and in 1987 Blackpool Airport was recognised as a Private Limited Company with Blackpool Borough Council as 100% shareholder.

The airport was acquired by Balfour Beatty in May 2008, and in 2017 it was bought by Blackpool Council for £4.25m.