EASTERN AIRWAYS TO LAUNCH BELFAST INTERNATIONAL – SOUTHAMPTON FLIGHTS

Eastern Airways has announced the launch of a new daily service between Southampton – Belfast International.

Commencing Thursday 9th February 2023, the new daily flights will be operated on  a low-carbon emission 72-seat ATR aircraft and will complement the multi-daily Southampton-Manchester and daily Southampton-Dublin services at Eastern Airways south-coast base, the only year-round base operator at Southampton Airport.

Welcoming the news, Belfast International Airport’s Business Development Director Uel Hoey, said:We are thrilled to welcome Eastern Airways as a new airline customer to Belfast International Airport (BIA). 

“Eastern Airways will add a completely new string to the bow at Belfast International Airport as a long-established and successful UK regional airline and their fleet gauge and flexibility will potentially in time open up a range of new regional destinations.”