Harrods Buys rival Fayair FBO at London Stansted/EGSS

Harrods Aviation has expanded its footprint at London-Stansted/EGSS by purchasing Fayair, a competing and neighbouring FBO. This move brings the number of bizav handling companies at EGSS to four.

The acquisition will expand Harrods's holdings on the field by 130,000 sq ft, including a 33,000-sq-ft hangar that can accommodate aircraft up to Boeing 757. An adjoining customer terminal features a passenger lounge, on-site security screening, prayer room, crew lounge, trio of snooze rooms, gym, and drivers' lounge. Outside is 91,500 sq ft of private ramp parking.