Facts

InformationFact
Airport CodeNCL
Ownership

Seven local authorities (51%)
AMP Capital (49%)

Chief ExecutiveNick Jones
LocationSix miles northwest of Newcastle city centre
Terminals1
Runway(s)1 (Category III ILS)
Runway length2,329 metres
Fire cover

Category 8

Aircraft stands

Passenger apron: 26 / Freight apron: 3

Passenger Figures4.6m (2016)
Destinations80 (direct)
Scheduled AirlinesAer Lingus Regional, Air France, bmi regional, British Airways, CityWing, Eastern Airways, easyJet, Emirates, Eurowings, Flybe, Jet2.com, KLM, Ryanair, SAS, Thomson, Thomas Cook
Longhaul scheduled routesDubai (Emirates)
Executive lounges2 (British Airways, Aspire Lounge)
Hotels1
Economic impact

Newcastle International Airport is the largest airport in the North East. It is a jobs generator, supporting 3,400 jobs on site and a further 12,200 across the region.

The airport serves a catchment area of the North East, South Scotland, Cumbria, and North Yorkshire and contributes £646 million into the regional economy every year.