Here at City Airport we are very keen to actively engage with the local community, to ensure that City Airport is a valued community asset.

City Airport has many benefits for the local community including;

  • We provide work experience placements for young people.

  • Generation of jobs within the local area.

  • Provider of a free visitor attraction to suit all ages.

  • We hold a variety of community events each year. 

  • Via the Friends of Barton Aerodrome, we run airport tours for groups and organisations.

  • We are home to the North West Air Ambulance Charity

  • We support local charities through donations and fundraising events