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March/April 2019

Belfast City Airport

Flybe crew at Doncaster Sheffield airport
15 Jun 2018
Flybe has launched a direct flight between Doncaster Sheffield airport and Belfast with a journey time of less than one hour.The regional carrier will offer five flights per week on the route.
Flybe plane
9 Mar 2018
Airline to offer 35 flights a week
9 Feb 2018
£15 million investment includes increase in retail space
13 Mar 2017
Airline to begin daily service between island and Belfast
4 May 2016
Deal is regional carrier's tenth codeshare agreement
27 Jan 2016
Record year for the airport
Aer Lingus
17 Nov 2015
Carrier to cease operations on March 27
22 Oct 2015
Brussels Airlines has announced a year-round service to Belfast starting next summer
18 May 2015
Airport restricted to 2 million departing seats a year
28 Nov 2014
Regional airline to increase frequencies to London City and Glasgow
25 Nov 2014
Regional airline adds UK domestic route for next year
14 Mar 2014
Unlimited wifi offered throughout the airport
8 Sep 2008
Ferrovial of Spain, owner of BAA Ltd, has agreed to sell George Best Belfast City Airport to an ABN Amro fund for £132.5m.
3 May 2007
George Best Belfast City Airport is pinning its hopes on a favourable review that would allow passenger numbers to climb from the Northern Ireland capital.
31 Jan 2007
BELFAST CITY AIRPORT  is to lose its non-stop FLyBE  flights to London City with effect 17 March. 
26 Jan 2007
BELFAST CITY AIRPORT  sale by Bombardier is moving ahead, but tenders, which should have been with the Canadian owners by last Friday, have been extended by two weeks.  
24 Jan 2007
FLYBE is to open up a route from Edinburgh to Belfast City Airport from 1 March, three times daily in direct competition with British Airways who also offer three services weekdaily. 
24 Jan 2007
AER ARANN, the Irish regional carrier, is to restore in March the Cork - Belfast route that ended when Jetmagic collapsed last month. 
22 Jan 2007
BELFAST International is to benefit from the Northern Ireland Authority's Air Route Development Scheme initiative to improve the provision of air services in the province. 
13 Sep 2006
BREAKING NEWS is a suggestion by former Belfast Lord Mayor Jim Rodgers that Belfast”s harbour airport be renamed George Best City Airport.