Newcastle International Airport News

United Airlines to connected Newcastle, UK, to New York

United Airlines to connected Newcastle, UK, to New York

20th Apr 2015 Airline News

United Airlines is set to add a seventh airport to its UK network this summer with the launch of seasonal nonstop service between Newcastle and its New York hub, Newark Liberty International Airport. With up to 17 departures per day from London/Heathrow to six of its US hubs and nonstop trans-Atlantic flights from Belfast, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and Newcastle, United’s network coverage of the UK is unequalled.

APD blamed for massive slump in regional aviation

APD blamed for massive slump in regional aviation

25th Jun 2011 Airline News

Small airports across the UK are blaming Air Passenger Duty for the huge slump in passenger numbers. Traffic in some regional airports has fallen by as much as 70 percent over the past four years, according to new figures from the Civil Aviation Authority.

Plane overshoots runway at Newcastle Airport

Plane overshoots runway at Newcastle Airport

26th Nov 2010 Airline News

A passenger plane has overshot its landing at Newcastle Airport as arctic conditions continue to sweep across the United Kingdom. Nobody was injured following the incident, which occurred at 21:00 GMT on Thursday evening.