Latest Transport in Belfast Stories
By CLAIRE HARRISON THE Tourist Information Centre (TIC) situated at George Best Belfast City Airport is celebrating a successful first year after handling 55,000 enquiries since opening, significantly more than expected.
By LINDA McKEE ANGRY residents today demanded that airlines using George Best Belfast City Airport be fined tens of thousand of pounds after it emerged that that more than 700 flights flouted the 9.30pm last flight deadline last year.
By Linda McKee EAST Belfast residents were urged to write to Environment Minister Sammy Wilson asking him to come to their homes to experience aircraft noise for himself.
By WILL ELLISON; ANNA QUIGLEY A CUSTOMER helpline has been set up for passengers affected by the closure of City of Derry Airport by a strike this week.
By David Young Hundreds of air passengers were last night advised to make alternative arrangements after it was confirmed that the City of Derry Airport will close later this week due to strike action.
By KATHRYN TORNEY GEORGE Best Belfast City Airport has hit back at claims that aircraft noise is causing problems for many local schools. Campaign group Belfast City Airport Watch has called on Environment Minister Sammy Wilson to take urgent action following its survey.
By LINDA McKEE PLANES descending into George Best Belfast City Airport fly so close to Connswater Grove that residents can see the pilot in the cockpit. That is according to mother-of-two Vonnine Hanna, who has lived in the east Belfast street for 14 years.
NORTHERN Ireland travellers could be faced with Bank Holiday chaos after baggage handlers and check-in staff at some of the UK's major airports voted to go on strike.
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