Cork Airport

About Cork Airport

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Cork Airport is the international gateway to the South of Ireland and is uniquely positioned at the start of Ireland’s Ancient East and the Wild Atlantic Way.

It is the country’s second busiest and best-connected international airport flying to destinations across the UK and Continental Europe.

In this section you will find information on our history, passenger profile and some facts and figures about Cork Airport.

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Cork Airport history


Discover the colourful history of Cork Airport in this section with a year by year account beginning in 1928 involving the first move to get an air base for Cork to 1961, the official opening of Cork Airport on October 12 all the way up to present day.

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facts and figures cork airport

Cork Airport Facts & Figures

Here you can learn more about the Airport and discover interesting facts such as when the terminal opened and what the terminal capacity is.

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