Liverpool Airport

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Liverpool John Lennon Airport
... Liverpool John Lennon Airport (IATA LPL, ICAO EGGP) is an international airport serving the city of Liverpool and the North West of England ... Formerly known as Speke Airport, RAF Speke, and Liverpool Airport the airport is located within the City of Liverpool adjacent to the estuary of the River Mersey some 6.5 nautical ... The airport currently has numerous domestic services, as well as regular scheduled flights to locations across Europe, having formerly been connected ...
Liverpool John Lennon Airport - History
... in part of the grounds of Speke Hall, Liverpool (Speke) Airport, as the airport was originally known, started scheduled flights in 1930 with a service by ... The airport was officially opened in mid-1933 ... By the late 1930s, air traffic from Liverpool was beginning to take off with increasing demand for Irish Sea crossings, and a distinctive passenger terminal, control tower and two large aircraft hangars were ...

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