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115 New Jobs Announced for Belfast International Airport

04 February 2016

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council welcomes the news that a further 85 full-time and 30 part-time jobs are being created by six businesses operating at Belfast International Airport.

This latest development at the airport will be worth over £1.5 million annually in wages, with jobs across a wide cross-section of aviation support activities including on-site food outlets, taxi operations and private charter services.

Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council, Councillor Thomas Hogg commented “I am delighted with the recent announcement of an additional one hundred and fifteen jobs at Belfast International Airport. This brings the total number of new jobs created in the airport to an impressive 298 over the last couple of months, giving a fantastic boost to employment for the Northern Ireland economy.”

The jobs will be featured at an Airport Jobs Fair to be held in the Templeton Hotel, Templepatrick, on Monday 8th February.