“We were based at the Diamond Hangar for over a week whilst over 1,200 people toured the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital and an exhibition of our work. We can’t begin to thank the Diamond Hangar enough – not only was the space generously donated but staff couldn’t do enough to help and went above and […]
The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital Exhibition and Tour commenced at Diamond Hangar from Saturday 11th of March – Tuesday the 21st of March 2017. The Orbis MD-10 Jet is a one of kind plane donated by Fedex to help bring the world together to fight blindness. The exhibition included exclusive tours of the Flying Eye […]
Thomson Airways in conjunction with Chevron Technical Services continue to utilise the Diamond Hangar for completing the necessary modifications to allow the fitting of the Scimitar Wingtip to their fleet of B737/800 series aircraft. This program is part of a 2 year deal due to finish in the autumn of 2015.
The Diamond Hangar was recently utilised by DB Schenker Logistics in a process involving the dismantling of an AgustaWestland AW101 helicopter. The fuselage and parts were then transferred to an Antonov 124 freighter for export. This is a process that is anticipated to be repeated in the not too distant future. This unique operation was […]