All posts tagged "John Doran"

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    New MD at Belfast International Airport

    Belfast International Airport has appointed Graham Keddie as Managing Director, effective 1st September 2014. Graham joins from Hermes Airports where he was Executive Commercial Manager, responsible for all commercial revenue at Larnaca and Paphos airports in Cyprus.  He has over 25 years’ experience across all sectors of the aviation industry in a variety...

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    Easter Eggstravaganza at Belfast International Airport

    Belfast International Airport is egg..ing passengers on this Easter with chocolate giveaways, live music in the bars and great offers in the shops. If the Easter activities are too much, Action Mental Health is hosting a pop-up 
relaxation stand offering neck and shoulder massages to passengers.  John Doran, Airport Managing Director said:...

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    Belfast International Celebrates 50th Anniversary with New Exhibition

    Belfast International Airport unveiled a special 50th anniversary exhibition in the landside departures area on Monday 28th October. The collection of photographs and airport memorabilia charts the history of the airport through the past 50 years. The exhibition follows the international airport’s journey from its humble beginnings in October 1963, when it...

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    EasyJet to Serve Bordeaux and Jersey from Belfast

    EasyJet has put on sale two new routes from Belfast International Airport to Bordeaux and Jersey. The new flights launch on 28th June 2014 and operate throughout the summer using a 156-seater Airbus A319.  The flights to Jersey will operate twice per week with fares from £27.49 per person, while those to...

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    ADC & HAS Acquires Belfast International Airport

    ADC & HAS Airports Worldwide has completed the acquisition of airport assets in Northern Ireland, Sweden and...

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    Belfast International Renews ATC Contract

    Belfast International Airport has reappointed NATS to provide air traffic control services on the site for the next five years, as well as an ‘en route service’ for all air traffic flying through the Belfast area. In 2012, Belfast International Airport carried over 4.3 million passengers, with NATS controllers handling around 60,000...

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    Belfast International Airport Played Key G8 Role

    John Doran, Managing Director of Belfast International Airport, says he is delighted that the airport played a major role in the G8 Summit. All eight of the G8 leaders flew into the airport, as well as leaders from Mexico, Senegal, Ethiopia, Liberia and Libya. UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg also flew in...

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    Dalata Opens First NI Hotel at BIA

    Dalata Hotel Group, Ireland’s largest hotel operator, has announced its first hotel in Northern Ireland on completion of a new management agreement to operate the Park Plaza Hotel at Belfast International Airport. The 106-bedroom hotel has been re-branded to Maldron Hotel Belfast, joining the existing portfolio of 11 Maldron Hotels in the...

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    Runway Resurface at Belfast International

    The main runway at Belfast International Airport is to be resurfaced between March and May of this year. However, as the work will take place overnight, there will be no impact on normal airport activities. Other work will also be carried out during the contract period including modifications and upgrades to airfield...

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    Belfast International Airport Unveils Golden Anniversary Plans

    Belfast International Airport plans to make 2013 a year to remember as it celebrates its 50thanniversary. To mark the occasion, the airport has put together a spectacular schedule of events including, among other things, charity fund-raising activities and a photographic exhibition looking back over five decades, with the full programme of activity...

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    Belfast International Airport is ‘Ready for G8’ Summit

    Belfast International Airport has warmly welcomed the news that Northern Ireland is to host next year’s G8 Summit of world leaders. John Doran, Managing Director, Belfast International Airport, said the British Prime Minister’s confirmation that Fermanagh would be the venue was a “tremendous fillip” to the local economy. “The fact that world...

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    Stormont Assembly Abolishes Long-Haul APD

    The Stormont Assembly has passed the final stage of the Air Passenger Duty Bill, reducing the duty on long-haul flights from Northern Ireland airports to zero from January 2013. John Doran, Managing Director of Belfast International Airport, said: “Given the increasing differential with regard to direct long-haul air passenger duty levels between...