The countdown is on…with just one month to go until Loganair’s first inaugural flight to Manchester scheduled to depart on May, 24th 2019. This is fantastic news for the North West as it provides direct connectivity to one of the main hubs in the North of England and creates opportunities for onward connectivity to international destinations via Manchester International Airport.
This week marks a momentous occasion at City of Derry Airport as the airport team and Scottish airline, Loganair, celebrated 40 years since the inaugural commercial flight from City of Derry Airport to Glasgow back in 1979.
City of Derry Airport and Scottish airline, Loganair, teamed up to provide an educational aviation experience for the local school children taking part in the Extended School’s Cluster Project, an initiative developed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Education. The scheme aims to improve levels of educational achievement for children and young people by providing the additional support they may require to help them reach their full potential.
Today, 27th February 2019, Loganair’s new service between City of Derry Airport, (CoDA), and London Stansted commenced operations. The route runs twice daily on a 49-seater jet aircraft with an early morning departure each day that is particularly suited to business travellers and commuters from the North West region.
Following on from the positive news that Derry City and Strabane District Council has agreed to appoint Loganair to operate the London Stansted route from City of Derry Airport, Loganair has confirmed it will operate a new daily air service to Manchester.
Derry City and Strabane District Council has confirmed it has agreed to appoint Loganair to operate the London Stansted route from City of Derry Airport. Welcoming the announcement, the Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council Cllr John Boyle praised the efforts of officers from Council, the City of Derry Airport and the Department for Transport for their work and commitment throughout the week to secure a replacement airline.
Regional airline, flybmi, held a special Golden Ticket Giveaway in Derry/Londonderry on Tuesday 11th December with 20 lucky winners fortunate enough to win return flybmi flights from City of Derry Airport to London Stansted Airport.
City of Derry Airport and flybmi teamed up to offer children from Ardnashee School & College in Derry/Londonderry a very special flight around the North West with Santa Claus.
Regional airline, flybmi is running their biggest ever giveaway of 20 return tickets from City of Derry Airport to London Stansted. Visitors and residents from the local area will have a chance to take part in a treasure hunt in Derry/Londonderry to find one of 20 return tickets which will be hidden in four locations around the city.
Regional airline flybmi have launched new reduced fares on their daily service between City of Derry Airport and London Stansted with flights starting from just £39pp one way. In addition to this fantastic news, flybmi have launched additional flights over the Christmas and New Year holiday period and they are also offering are some amazing Black Friday deals this weekend.