George Best Belfast City Airport :: Shared Description

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.
City Wing to the Isle of Man and Blackpool.
Flybe to Aberdeen, Birmingham, Cardiff, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Exeter and Newquay, Glasgow, Inverness, Leeds/Bradford, Liverpool, London City, Manchester and Southampton.
KLM to Amsterdam.
Brussels Airlines to Brussels.

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.

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J3775 : Phoenix Gas World Cup poster, Sydenham, Belfast (June 2014) by Albert Bridge
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Created: Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Updated: Fri, 6 Jan 2017

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