Aviation Awards 2019 LINKEDIN

George Best Belfast City Airport is one of three remaining airports competing for the title of ‘Airport of the Year’ at a prestigious aviation convention. After receiving 73% of a first-round public vote, Belfast City Airport has progressed to the final stage of the 2019 AIR Convention Europe Awards, alongside Heathrow Airport and Greater Toronto…

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Phil Ervine and Caroline Wilson - Taste&Tour

The company has won £30,000 of marketing support at Belfast City Airport Taste and Tour has won the title of ‘Northern Ireland’s Best Small Visitor Attraction’ following a competition launched by George Best Belfast City Airport in partnership with Tourism NI. The Belfast based company, which hosts food and drink tours and experiences, will now…

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BCA VOTE

George Best Belfast City Airport has been announced in the shortlist for the ‘Airport of the Year’ award at the 2019 AIR Convention Europe Awards. Belfast City Airport is the only airport on the island of Ireland to be shortlisted in this category. Members of the public can now vote for their favourite airport ahead…

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Bangor 10K Cleared for Takeoff

Michelle Hatfield from the George Best Belfast City Airport joins Athletics NI Chairman, David Seaton, to launch this year’s event. The Bangor 10K in association with George Best Belfast City Airport has retained its status as the Athletics NI championship event and will return for 2019 with a 10am start on Saturday 28th September.  With entries…

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Assisted travel area

Belfast City Airport has retained the highest accolade for its accessibility services, in an annual report by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). The report rates the accessibility services and support for people with reduced mobility across the top 31 airports in the UK. Belfast City Airport was praised for its investment into new technology and…

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Loganair Sales Manager Colin Gracey, Ellie McGimpsey, Aviation Development Manager at Belfast City Airport and Sharon Robertson, Head of Loganair Contact Centre

Carlisle Lake District Airport has made history after launching commercial flights for the first time in more than 25 years this morning. The Stobart Group-owned and operated airport has teamed-up with Loganair to offer routes to and from George Best Belfast City Airport, London Southend Airport and Dublin, opening Cumbria and the Lake District region…

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2019 IGNITE students with Jay Roewe Michelle Hatfield Claire Shaw and Lord Mayor of Belfast

The man widely accredited with helping to bring Game of Thrones to Northern Ireland has launched an International Youth Leadership programme at George Best Belfast City Airport. Jay Roewe, Senior Vice President of HBO, West Coast Productions launched the IGNITE programme, a joint initiative between the airport and Cinemagic, which will provide potentially life-changing opportunities…

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GEORGE BEST BELFAST CITY AIRPORT NAMED THE UK’S BEST FOR PUNCTUALITY

Analysis of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) data has revealed George Best Belfast City Airport as the most punctual airport in the UK. The study found flights from UK airports were delayed by an average of 16 minutes last year with average delays at Belfast City Airport just eight minutes. Katy Best, Commercial Director at Belfast…

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