Bristol Airport Re-brand

Bristol Airport have dropped the word 'international' from their name.

They've also unveiled a new logo with three sail like bands in two shades of blue and one of green. the slogan 'Amazing Journey's Start Here' runs underneath.

Revealed 10 years after the current terminal opened airport managers say this marks the start of a new era.

Chief Exec Robert Sinclair said “People know us as Bristol Airport, and this has been our name for the majority of our 80 year history.  ‘International’ was added 13 years ago at a time in the Airport’s development when we were making a step change to offer many more international destinations – these now far outnumber domestic services.

 “The new brand announces our intentions to deliver a world class experience for all passengers.   Whether seeking new horizons abroad or arriving for the first time in this wonderful part of the world, amazing journeys start here – at out airport, with us.”

 In 2000 the Airport handled 2.2 million passengers and served 50 direct destinations.  This year, around six million passengers are expected to pass through the terminal, en route to 114 destinations worldwide or flying in to visit the South West.