Flooding crisis: City of Derry Airport updates flight schedule for Thursday

The City of Derry Airport has published its revised schedule for Thursday

The Airport was extensively damaged on Tuesday night following flash flooding which hit the North West, causing widespread devastation as many homes and businesses were destroyed.

The airport was shut on Wednesday with flights having to be cancelled. The airport is due to reopen on Thursday afternoon with the following schedule:

BMI Regional flight, BM1501 from City of Derry Airport to London Stansted, scheduled to depart at 06:45hrs on Thursday 24th August 2017 has been delayed and is now expected to depart at 14:30hrs.

As a result, BMI Regional flight, BM1502, from London Stansted to City of Derry Airport, scheduled to arrive at 10:00hrs on Thursday 24th August 2017 has also been delayed and is now expected to arrive at 17:35hrs.

Updates are available on the flight information section of the airport website: https://www.cityofderryairport.com/
Ryanair flight, FR 7721 and FR7722 to and from Glasgow International Airport are currently scheduled to arrive and depart on time.

Meanwhile, Clive Coleman, Contracts Manager with City of Derry Airport says sadly many people who have already traveled will be returning home from holidays to flood-damaged cars: