Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) has taken the support your local airport mantra to the next level by persuading a host of travel agents to support its 'We sell Liverpool Airport 1st' campaign.
The UK Government's Transport Committee last week heard evidence from the aviation industry on the importance of regional aviation and how it supports transport infrastructure and the development of regional economies.
UK airports and airlines are being urged to bid for government funding of up to €22.8 million in the next year to help launch new routes.
A consortium led by Fraport AG has won the tender for 14 regional airports in Greece, which served about 19.1 million passengers between them in 2013.
Birmingham Airport has completed a new purpose-built transit facility it says allows connecting passengers to pass through the terminal with "even greater speed and efficiency".
Blackpool International Airport says if an agreement with a buyer cannot be reached by October 7, 2014 which "ensures the viability of its operations" then it is likely that airport operations will close.