Your official source for the latest news and developments at George Best Belfast City Airport.
Sunday 29 Nov 2009
Phase 1 of a £6 million terminal enhancement at George Best Belfast City Airport has been completed ahead of schedule with today’s opening of a new departure lounge which will create 20 new jobs.
Thursday 12 Nov 2009
In relation to the airport seeking the removal of the seats for sale cap, a spokesperson for George Best Belfast City Airport said:
“Under the terms of the 2008 Planning Agreement it was understood that the seats for sale cap would be lifted if the airport installed a noise monitoring system and secondary radar.
“These criteria have now been met and the remove of the seats for sale cap is the next step in this process.
Wednesday 11 Nov 2009
Brian Ambrose, Chief Executive of George Best Belfast City Airport has labelled the Aer Lingus Chief Executive's remarks regarding operations at Belfast City as arrogant and ill informed.
Monday 09 Nov 2009
Flybe, the UK’s number one domestic carrier, is today celebrating winning the ‘Most Environmentally and Socially Responsible Budget Airline’ award at The British Travel Awards 2009 for the second year running.
Thursday 15 Oct 2009
easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, today announced it will commence operations from Belfast City Airport, with a twice daily service from London Luton. The route, currently operated between London Luton and Belfast International Airport, will switch to Belfast City Airport from Thursday 7 January 2010.
Wednesday 07 Oct 2009
CITY AIRPORT BUCKS THE TREND
Passenger numbers at George Best Belfast City Airport increased 8.3% in August, one of only a few airports across the UK which recorded growth.
Thursday 01 Oct 2009
The Diamontes dance group in East Belfast has become the latest recipients of funding from the George Best Belfast City Airport community Fund, administered through the Energy for Children Charitable Trust.
Thursday 01 Oct 2009
George Best Belfast City Airport has become the first airport in Northern Ireland to supply transparent bags free of charge to passengers passing through security, as part of its continuing programme to improve the customer experience.
Thursday 24 Sep 2009
Flybe launches new ad campaign to reinforce the importance of face-to-face meetings
Friday 04 Sep 2009
The world’s largest commercial airliner, the 525-seat Airbus A380, is scheduled to make its first visit to Northern Ireland on September 5, where it will be seen by members of the public and thousands of workers from across the country who have played a part in bringing the iconic plane to reality. The aircraft is scheduled to perform a flying display at the Northern Ireland International Airshow at Portrush, and a fly-over at The George Best Belfast City Airport before departing for other flights in England and Wales.