Airport CodeNCL

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

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

Category 8

Aircraft stands

Passenger apron: 26 / Freight apron: 3

Passenger Figures4.8m (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)
Economic impact

Newcastle International Airport is the largest airport in the North East. It is a jobs generator, supporting 3,450 jobs on site and a further 15,425 across the region.

The airport serves a catchment area of the North East, South Scotland, Cumbria, and North Yorkshire and contributes £1.16 billion into the regional economy every year.