J3775 : George Best Belfast City Airport (21)
taken 6 years ago, near to Sydenham, Ballyhackamore, Queens Island and Ballymacarret, Northern Ireland
George Best Belfast City Airport
Originally opened in 1937 when it was built as part of the Short Brothers and Harland Limited aircraft factory. The present airport opened to scheduled passenger flights in 1983 as Belfast Harbour Airport. The terminal buildings were temporary ones – later extended and improved. The present terminal, close to the Sydenham bypass, opened in 2001.
Aer Lingus operates to London Heathrow with seasonal services to Faro, Palma, Malaga, Alicante, Verona and Salzburg.
British Airways to London Heathrow.
Flybe to Aberdeen, Birmingham, Cardiff, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Exeter and Newquay, Glasgow, Inverness, Leeds/Bradford, Liverpool, London City, Manchester and Southampton.
KLM to Amsterdam.
Eastern Airways to the Isle of Man
Icelandair/Air Iceland is due to start a new service to Reykjavik on 1 June 2017.
The airport is also used by a variety of operators for business and medical flights.
This link is to the official City Airport website Link.
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- Grid Square
- J3775, 1325 images (more nearby )
- Albert Bridge (find more nearby)
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- Date Taken
- Thursday, 20 January, 2011 (more nearby)
- Thursday, 20 January, 2011
- Aircraft (more nearby)
- Subject Location
Irish: J 372 758 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.7375N 5:52.5729W
- Camera Location
- Irish: J 371 755
- View Direction
- North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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