Your official source for the latest news and developments at George Best Belfast City Airport.
Thursday 15 Dec 2011
Andrew Strong, newly appointed Managing Director of Flybe UK, spent his first visit as MD to N.Ireland meeting key stakeholders across tourism and business sectors.
Wednesday 14 Dec 2011
George Best Belfast City Airport has begun an innovative partnership with a South Belfast charity aimed at enhancing employment opportunities for local women.
Monday 05 Dec 2011
Flybe can confirm that it has experienced technical issues with its de-icing equipment this morning at George Best Belfast City Airport. engineers have identified the problem and expect the repair to be completed by 11.30am. In the meantime, we are grateful to the airport for assisting us with their de-icing facilities. The malfunction of our machine has caused a number of flights to be delayed and we apologise unreservedly to all passengers who have been inconvenienced. In total 8 flights have been affected by delays. There were no cancellations.
Tuesday 29 Nov 2011
Olympic legend and unlikely superstar Eddie the Eagle took to the skies to spend the day in Belfast today (29th November) to help launch low cost airline bmibaby’s new route to Geneva.
The new ski route straight to the slopes, launches on 17th December from Belfast City Airport and will operate twice a week Saturdays and Sundays with a Friday service over Christmas.
Monday 28 Nov 2011
There will be no direct impact on George Best Belfast City Airport this Wednesday 30 November as a result of the UK Border agency strike action. However, passengers connecting to Belfast should be aware of possible disruption at other UK airports.
We would advise passengers to check with their airlines to find out what arrangements are in place during the planned strike action.
Sunday 27 Nov 2011
Passengers should call the airports information desk on 028 9093 9093 for live flight information today (Sunday, 27th November).
Thursday 10 Nov 2011
Low cost airline, bmibaby, has today announced it will offer a new sunshine route for summer 2012.
The route from Belfast City Airport to Mahon in Menorca will commence on 15 June 2012 and will operate up to twice a week on Monday and Friday. The flights will operate as part of the summer schedule, until 24 September 2012. In addition to this, bmibaby will also increase frequencies on some of its most popular summer routes. Flights to Palma and Faro will now operate up to 3 times a week and flights to Alicante will operate up to 4 times a week.
Monday 31 Oct 2011
Tourism Minister, Arlene Foster today welcomed passengers arriving from Amsterdam at George Best Belfast City Airport as the airport commenced its first direct European services.
Friday 21 Oct 2011
Flybe, the largest airline operating out of George Best Belfast City Airport, is speeding up travel for its passengers departing from Belfast by offering fast tract security for anyone holding a Rewards4all loyalty card. Already the UK’s most generous frequent flyer scheme this additional facility puts Rewards4All at the top of the benefits table for travellers.
Thursday 13 Oct 2011
Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline and the UK's Number One domestic airline, has today announced its 2012 summer schedule that offers passengers at George Best Belfast City Airport a choice of up to 522 flights a week to an extensive range of attractive destinations across the UK and regional Europe.