The portfolio of new routes from Belfast City Airport, announced earlier in the year by airline partner Aer Lingus Regional, is now complete with the first flights to East Midlands Airport and Leeds Bradford Airport taking off today, 1st October 2020. Both routes will operate up to three times per day, further enhancing Northern Ireland’s…

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George Best Belfast City Airport has further strengthened its UK route network, with the inaugural Aer Lingus Regional flights to Birmingham and Manchester taking off today, 14th September. Operated by Stobart Air, these Aer Lingus Regional routes will commence with a double-daily service, with up to three flights daily from 15th October, to conveniently connect passengers with…

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Eastern Airways has announced it will commence a George Best Belfast City Airport – Southampton service from Monday 23rd March 2020. The UK regional airline will operate up to seven flights a week reconnecting Belfast to the south coast of England. The Belfast City Airport – Southampton route was previously operated by Flybe until the…

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Eastern Airways has returned to George Best Belfast City Airport with the launch of a new six-times weekly service to Teesside International Airport. As a result of Flybe entering administration last week, Eastern Airways, former franchise partner of Flybe, is once again selling its flights independently. Today’s inaugural service from Teesside International Airport to Belfast…

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The Points Guy best UK airport

  The Points Guy UK (TPG UK) has announced today that George Best Belfast City Airport is Northern Ireland’s best airport and the third best airport across the whole of the UK. TPG UK research in its inaugural annual report named Glasgow as the best airport in the UK, followed by London Heathrow and George…

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George Best Belfast City Airport has teamed up with Sullivan Upper School to deliver a community rugby programme to primary school children across East Belfast and North Down. This community rugby programme, sponsored by the Airport’s Community Fund and delivered by coaches and senior players from Sullivan Upper’s 1st XV rugby team, aims to introduce…

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Eastern Airways has announced its return to Northern Ireland with a six-times weekly service from George Best Belfast City Airport to Teesside International Airport. Katy Best, Commercial Director at Belfast City Airport, said: “Commencing on 9th March 2020, this service will further enhance air access from Northern Ireland to the north east of England. “Improving…

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Stephen Patton, HR Manager of George Best Belfast City Airport with 2nd place winner of the Northern Ireland Ulster Championship Conan McCaughey, Winner of the Bangor 10K Gideon Kipsang and winner of the Northern Ireland Ulster Championship Declan Reed.

Gideon Kipsang and Emma Mitchell took the top honours at the Northern Ireland and Ulster Championship 10K in Bangor in association with George Best Belfast City Airport. Gideon Kipsang finished with an impressive time of 00:30:15. Declan Reid was second across the line with a time of 00:30:58 closely followed by Conan McCaughey with a…

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LCDI - Best of the Best

Limavady Community Development Initiative (LCDI) Daycare has been named overall winner at the Best Kept Health & Social Care Awards, sponsored by George Best Belfast City Airport. LCDI won ‘Best Kept Daycare Centre’ in the Western region before competing in the final stage of judging and being crowned the ‘Best of the Best’. The centre…

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