British Airways from Belfast City Airport

British Airways is extending three of its newest domestic routes – Exeter, Glasgow and Leeds from George Best Belfast City Airport this Winter season.  Customers will also be able to book direct to Birmingham as the airline further extends its UK network.  Customers can book on BA.com from today with travel between 31 October 2021…

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The investment includes Amazon Alexa functionality – a first for any airport in Northern Ireland Following a six-figure investment, George Best Belfast City Airport has launched a major five-year, digital transformation programme aimed at enhancing the customer experience. The first phase of the innovative programme, accelerated by support from Tourism Northern Ireland’s ‘Embrace a Giant…

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Belfast City Airport

George Best Belfast City Airport has been awarded an airport health accreditation certificate by the Airports Council International (ACI) for its extensive COVID-19 measures. Belfast City is the first airport in Northern Ireland to achieve the international accolade which recognises best-in-class COVID-19 health and safety processes. Cleaning, disinfection, physical distancing, staff protection, passenger communications and…

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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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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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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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Bangor NI Foodbank

George Best Belfast City Airport Community Fund has financed a brand-new Peugeot van for Bangor NI Foodbank which will be used to help supply food to those in North Down who are in need. With more than 45 active volunteers, the foodbank relies solely on voluntary food donations from local supermarkets, churches, businesses and schools.…

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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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