J3776 : IKEA car park, Belfast (December 2017)

taken 25 days ago, near to Queens Island and Ballyhackamore, Northern Ireland

IKEA car park, Belfast (December 2017)
IKEA car park, Belfast (December 2017)
More than just a car park for shoppers - also a recognised place for aircraft photography J3776 : Plane landing, George Best Belfast City Airport and “spotting” LinkExternal link. It overlooks the runway (out of picture to my left).
Ikea
Founded in Sweden in 1943 by 17 year old Ingvar Kamprad Elmtaryd Agunnaryd, Ikea designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture, appliances and home accessories. It is the world's largest furniture retailer.

Ikea open their first store in the UK in Warrington SJ584913 in 1987.
Aircraft etc photographs, Belfast City Airport :: J3775
Originally opened in 1937 when it was built as part of the Short Brothers and Harland Limited aircraft factory. The present airport opened to scheduled passenger flights in 1983 as Belfast Harbour Airport. The terminal buildings were temporary ones – later extended and improved. The present terminal, close to the Sydenham bypass, opened in 2001.

Aer Lingus operates to London Heathrow with seasonal services to Faro and Malaga.
British Airways to London Heathrow.
Flybe to Aberdeen, Birmingham, Cardiff, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Exeter and Newquay, Glasgow, Inverness, Leeds/Bradford, Liverpool, London City, Manchester and Southampton with a seasonal ski charter to Salzburg in 2017/18.
KLM to Amsterdam.
Eastern Airways franchised flybe flights to the Isle of Man and Newcastle.
Icelandair/Air Iceland to Keflavík.
flybe is due to operate to Sheffield/Doncaster from 15 June until 26 October 2018.
JetsGo Holidays (using chartered aircraft) is due to operate to Palma de Mallorca, weekly, from June to September 2018.
The airport is also used by a variety of operators for business and medical flights.

This link is to the official City Airport website LinkExternal link.

To search this shared description for a particular registration go to here LinkExternal link

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J3776, 90 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 December, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 December, 2017
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Air transport 
Place (from Tags)
Belfast 
Retailer (from Tags)
IKEA 
Primary Subject of Photo
Car Park 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 379 768 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:37.2381N 5:51.9151W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 378 767
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Car Park  Multi-Storey Car Park  Belfast City Airport 

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