Posts Tagged "durham tees valley airport"

A week of cutting – St George Hotel sponsorship

Posted on Aug 11, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

In mid-September the team will reconvene at Durham Tees Valley to begin the final cut of Trident 1C G-ARPO. This is expected to take a week, and it will be all hands on deck with our team and assembled sponsors to help bring it all together ready for the move north. During this time, members of the team will need somewhere to stay. We have very kindly been offered accommodation at the St. George Hotel, who have been very helpful to us before. St George Hotel is located on site at Durham Tees Valley Airport and provides excellent rooms, bar, restaurant and wedding/conference facilities....

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St. George Hotel Durham Tees Valley Airport

Posted on Apr 26, 2010 in Featured articles, Other News | 0 comments

St. George Hotel at Durham Tees Valley Airport have come to the rescue of Tony and Neil by offering free accommodation for the night whilst up in the area in May. Following an arduous journey across to Belfast and back, via Sunderland to drop off parts into storage at the North East Aircraft Museum, the pair will have earned a rest, so we’re really grateful for St. George Hotel’s offer. I already know first-hand what a great hotel it is, and quite historic too. It is situated in the former RAF Officer’s Mess at what was RAF Middleton St. George. Today it’s the perfect...

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Latest Progress – Meeting Hauliers and Airport

Posted on Apr 6, 2010 in Featured articles, Project News | 0 comments

Tony travelled to Durham Tees Valley Airport last week to meet with a couple of hauliers and crane reps to discuss the needs of the move. Being in the presence of G-ARPO made it easier to explain and discuss the plans and potential problems, and has enabled each of the companies to go away and put together quotes for their part. We are hoping to get some good prices as we are not flush with money to spend. This week, Tony and Neil will be meeting with the authorities at Durham Tees Valley, as well as Serco’s International Fire Training Centre, to go over the project plan, timescales,...

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