Airport News

City of Derry Airport Launch New Website

City of Derry Airport is delighted to announce the launch of its new and refreshed website, which is now live and available on URL: The updated site includes changes to navigation, with dropdown menus for both mobile and desktop versions. Mobile devices have become a staple in everyday living and mobile browsing at the […]

Change to Car Parking Tariff at City of Derry Airport

The Board of Directors of City of Derry Airport has taken the decision to reduce car parking charges for the majority of short stays to the airport.  The airports car park pricing structure will be transformed from 1st December 2015 to offer customers a safer and more relaxed car parking experience. Customers can now visit […]

Ryanair Celebrates Carrying 4m Customers at City of Derry Airport

Ryanair, Europe’s favourite airline, today (12 May) celebrated its 4 millionth customer at City of Derry Airport since it commenced operations in 1999. This summer Ryanair will offer customers in the North a choice of 5 routes, delivering 285,000 customers p.a. and supporting 285 direct and indirect jobs* at City of Derry Airport. Ryanair celebrated […]

City of Derry Airport welcomed the opportunity to submit views to the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Finance and Personnel

City of Derry Airport, (CoDA), today welcomed the opportunity to submit its views to the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Finance and Personnel at a meeting in Belfast following the recent publication of Air Passenger Duty Economic Impact Assessment Report by DETI.  Representatives from the Airport meet with the assembly and provided oral evidence on […]

Rigby Group Acquires Norwich International Airport

Rigby Group Plc has today announced the acquisition of Norwich International Airport from Omniport for an undisclosed sum. Norwich International Airport is the principal aerial gateway to and from East Anglia, serving Norfolk, Suffolk, and East Cambridgeshire. It has a long history and sound levels of activity on scheduled and charter passenger activities, as an […]

Air Passenger Duty (APD)

The City of Derry Airport fully endorses the recent views expressed by Michael Cawley, the Deputy Chief Executive of Ryanair, that Air Passenger Duty (APD) is an unfair tax that is having a hugely negative effect across the UK regions and in particular here in Northern Ireland. Over 80% of all flights to and from […]

Extension Works at City of Derry Airport

City of Derry Airport has recently completed refurbishment works within the main Departure Area of the terminal building. These works included the provision of a pre-boarding area and an extension to the existing retail offering at the airport.   Airport Director, Damien Tierney said:  “We are always looking at ways to improve the customer experience […]