United Airlines resumes Belfast-NY flight
August 5 (TravelAndy): United Airlines has decided to restore year-round flight services between Belfast in Ireland and New York, from 2016.
This will mark the only direct air link between Northern Ireland and the US.
This route between Belfast airport and Newark Liberty airport in New York existed previously. The services were temporarily stopped between January 6 and March 31, 2015.
The airline has decided to restart thrice a week direct flight along Belfast-New York route between January and March, 2016.
This is expected to boost both transatlantic tourism and business between the two countries.