McCallion welcomes funding for City of Derry Airport flights

Sinn Féin MP Elisha McCallion has welcomed confirmation of funding for flights from City of Derry Airport to London Stanstead. 

The Foyle MP said:

“News from the British government’s transport secretary that funding will released for the continuation of flights between City of Derry Airport and London Stanstead is welcome news for the city. 

“This funding, in partnership with the Department for the Economy, will allow passengers from Derry and the north west to continue to access this link to London. 

“This air link to London adds to the connectivity of the north west, alongside other key infrastructural projects.”