Belfast City Airport firefighters honoured for Long Service and Good Conduct

Twelve firefighters at George Belfast City Airport have been awarded prestigious Long Service and Good Conduct Medals in a recent ceremony. The medals, first established in 1954 and expanded earlier this year, recognise members of the Airport Fire Service across the UK who have completed 20, 30, and 40 years of exemplary service and celebrate…

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easyJet celebrates take-off of new winter route from Belfast City to Glasgow

Northern Ireland’s largest airline easyJet has celebrated the launch of the first flights on its seasonal winter route from Belfast City to Glasgow, providing customers in Belfast with even more convenient domestic connections this winter. The inaugural flight to the Scottish City took off on October 31, with flights operating up to three times a…

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Aer Lingus Regional Announces Flights to Newquay Cornwall Airport and Jersey

Aer Lingus Regional, exclusively operated by Emerald Airlines, has announced two new routes from Belfast City Airport to Newquay and Jersey. Belfast City Airport will become the only Airport in Northern Ireland to offer a direct route to Newquay Cornwall Airport, with flights available on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays commencing on 3rd April 2023.…

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IGNITE graduation celebrations at Belfast City Airport

George Best Belfast City Airport has hosted a graduation ceremony at Stormont Pavilion to celebrate another cohort of inspiring young students completing the airport’s annual IGNITE programme. IGNITE, a joint youth leadership initiative between the airport and Cinemagic, launched in 2019 by Senior Vice President of HBO and Game of Thrones creator Jay Roewe, aims to…

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easyJet launch Glasgow flights from Belfast City Airport

easyJet has launched a new route from Belfast City airport to Glasgow, with seats on sale from today at easyJet.com and via the mobile app, from just £22.99. Flights will launch from 31 October 2022 with departures on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays throughout the winter season until 24 March 2023, providing easyJet customers in Northern…

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Four firefighting apprentices celebrate their graduation from Belfast City Airport's High Flyer's Apprenticeship Programme

Four young aspiring firefighters from Northern Ireland have passed a significant milestone in George Best Belfast City Airport’s ‘High Flyers Apprenticeship’ programme to secure full time employment within the Airport’s fire service. Conor Finch, Damien Wisdom, Jack Leathem, and Cole McClelland land dream roles as operational firefighters at the UK and Ireland’s most convenient airport…

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‘At the Heart of the Game’, a unique CPR and AED awareness campaign, backed by George Best Belfast City Airport, has trained over 200 young people throughout Northern Ireland in the lifesaving technique of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The project, launched by inspirational Methodist College student, Pegasus, Ulster and Irish hockey player, Anna Pim, also taught youth…

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Caffe Nero opens at Belfast City Airport

Premium European coffee house brand Caffè Nero has opened a new flagship store in Belfast City Airport. The new opening replaces Costa and is the largest coffee outlet in the airport. Located in the main concourse for arrivals landside at the airport, the store has a stunning bespoke design across its 2,100 square footage and…

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Liverpool flights take off from Belfast City Airport with easyjet

Flights to Liverpool have taken off from George Best Belfast City Airport today with Northern Ireland’s largest airline, easyJet. With daily departures on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, the flights expand easyJet’s portfolio at Belfast City Airport and will offer passengers additional choice when flying to the UK. Ellie McGimpsey, Aviation Development Manager,…

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Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional, announces two new services to Cardiff and Southampton from its Belfast base. Already servicing Birmingham, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, Glasgow, Exeter, and Manchester, Aer Lingus Regional will now operate Cardiff and Southampton routes from Belfast City Airport further reinforcing its presence as the largest airline at the city…

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