QUEUES CUT BY 50% AS NEW SECURITY CHANNELS OPENS AT CITY AIRPORT

Release Date: 21 Dec 2009

The significant investment includes four new archways, increased staffing and the latest screening technology which reduces the nuisance alarm rate of harmless items. A fast track lane specifically for business class travellers will open next month.

It’s the latest phase in an ongoing £6 million terminal enhancement project which last month saw the opening of a new departures lounge creating 20 new jobs.

Stephen Moreland, Head of Security at the airport says queues will be slashed.

“We’re constantly making improvements to improve the passenger experience.

“No-one likes queuing so we have invested heavily in additional archways and screening equipment which will speed passengers journey times through security by 50%.”

Stephen Moreland, Head of Security at George Best Belfast City Airport


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