ST HELENA AND ITS MILITARY HISTORY | Darrin Henry
Ok, to be fair, the first military landing at St Helena Airport was actually a Royal Navy helicopter off HMS Lancaster in 2015, so really I should say today’s C-130 Hercules has become the first
PROPER FLIGHT TESTS, POSITIVE RESULTS | Darrin Henry
We have good news and more good news about St Helena Airport, which do you want first?
Brazilian aerospace company, Embraer Commercial Aviation have carried out extensive flight trials at St Helena Airport with their E190 passenger jet and had no problem
WELCOME EMPRESS OF LONDON CITY | Darrin Henry Everyone expected this to be normal by now, but in November 2016 an aircraft landing on St Helena is still big news, …
AIR TRAVEL IS AT ST HELENA’S DOOR | Darrin Henry
Islanders on St Helena starved of information for more than six months concerning the fate of air access, saw despair brushed aside by the heroic, entrepreneurial spirit of Atlantic Star’s commercial airline ambition, when they coolly landed an AVRO RJ100
The World’s Most Expensive Running Track | Sharon Henry
The very first St Helena Airport Runway Dash saw perfect wind conditions and ‘shear’ delight from islanders.
St Helena Airport was shaken from its stupor this Bank Holiday Monday when the £285m runway was temporarily transformed
Success Story For St Helena Airport | Sharon Henry
Eyelashes fluttering from baby dreams, seven week old Eli Thomas Yon sleeps on his mum’s lap, blissfully unaware of the scare he caused his family and medical staff just a day after his birth.
HIKING THE LONGWOOD BARN | Darrin Henry
After years of trepidation and two failed attempts we finally conquered the big, bad Barn on the third try, completing one of St Helena’s most intimidating hiking trails. It certainly lived up to the hype, but in a different
PHOTOGRAPHY PROJECT 366 AT HALFWAY | Darrin Henry
Any good editor is often required to be ruthless, whether it’s trimming a news report, cutting a film or, in our case, selecting final photographs. Editing your own work is harder as you’re emotionally attached, but
A Baby Needs Urgent Medical Care |
We are witnessing history at St Helena Airport once again. A Dassault Falcon 20 jet aircraft has landed safely to carry out the first medical evacuation flight from St Helena Airport. This comes just a day after
THE FIRST TIME ONLY HAPPENS ONCE |
On 15 December, 2015, Amanda Leo (46), Kira Stevens (33) and Jayne Thomas (22) wrote themselves into St Helena’s history books as the very first Saints to fly out from and in to St Helena Airport, having