Skyborne, Gloucester Airport

Internal fit out of a traditionally built flight training centre.

Skyborne is an international airline training organisation who have set up a new state-of-the-art training academy at Gloucestershire Airport, Staverton. 

The new facility provides training for up to 90 private individuals and airline pilot’s to be trained to fly turboprop and jet engine aircrafts. 

The facility comprises five large air-conditioned classrooms and a bespoke selection assessment suite, all with high levels of natural light and are all fully WiFi serviced. It also includes areas of rest and relaxation for both staff and students. 

Mildren Construction were employed as Principal Contractor to execute the full internal fit-out including internal partitions and glazed screens, feature staircase and glazed ballustrading, acoustic floors, carpentry works, building services, lift, data and security systems. 

Mildren are proud to have been instrumental in assisting to develop a dynamic, engaging and welcoming environment for the next generation of airline pilots to hone their skills. 

Value of development


Development time

15 weeks

Project type


Contract type

JCT Design & Build

JAK 8869 v2

Skyborne, Gloucester Airport

Cheltenham GL51 6SR, UK