United Kingdom

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Founding Member State in 1955


Civil aviation authority

Director General

Department for Transport (DfT)

Aviation Directorate


Great Minster House
33 Horseferry Road
SW1P 4DR London
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 300 330 3000

United Kingdom - Rannia Leontaridi

Rannia Leontaridi

Director General for Civil Aviation

ECAC's Focal Point for Environment matters



Country data and statistics

Map of United Kingdom

ISO codes: GB / GBR

International phone prefix: +44

Number of inhabitants: 66 647 112(1)

Area: 243 610 km2

Capital city: London

(1)as of 1 January 2019 (Source: Eurostat)

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Main airports(2)

City Airport name (IATA code)
Manchester The Manchester Airports Group - MAG (MAN)
East Midlands The Manchester Airports Group - MAG (EMA)
London Stansted The Manchester Airports Group - MAG (STN)
London Biggin Hill London Biggin Hill (EGKB)
London Southend London Southend Airport (SEN)
Doncaster Sheffield Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA)
Teesside Doncaster Sheffield Airport (MME)
Blackpool Regional & City Airports (BLK)
Bournemouth Regional & City Airports (BOH)
Exeter Regional & City Airports (EXT)
Norwich Regional & City Airports (NWI)
Solent Regional & City Airports (---)
Aberdeen Aberdeen International Airport (ABZ)
Belfast Belfast International Airport Ltd (BFS)
Belfast George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD)
Birmingham Birmingham Airport Ltd (BHX)
Bristol Bristol Airport plc (BRS)
Ports of Jersey Ports of Jersey, Airport and Harbours Group (JER)
Edinburgh Edinburgh Airport Ltd (EDI)
Farnborough TAG Farnborough Airport Ltd (FAB)
Glasgow AGS Airports (GLA)
Gibraltar Gibraltar Air Terminal Ltd (GIB)
Inverness Highlands and Islands Airports Limited (INV)
Isle of Man Isle of Man Airport (IOM)
Leeds - Bradford Leeds Bradford Airport Ltd (LBA)
London Heathrow Heathrow Airport Ltd (LHR)
London City London City Airport Ltd (LCY)
London Gatwick Gatwick Airport Ltd (LGW)
London Luton AENA SME SA (LTN)
Newcastle Newcastle International Airport Ltd (NCL)
Newquay Newquay Cornwall Airport Ltd (NQY)
Southampton Southampton International Airport (SOU)
(2)ACI EUROPE regular members (Source: ACI EUROPE)