Digital Design has released Liverpool John Lennon Airport, ICAO: EGGP, for the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. It’s is an international airport serving the North West of England. The airport is within the city of Liverpool on 6.5 nautical miles (12.0 km; 7.5 mi) southeast of the city center. Scheduled domestic, European, North African, and Middle Eastern services are operated from the airport. The airport comprises a single passenger terminal, a single runway which is 7,500 ft (2,286 m) in length, and the control tower south of the runway.
On the outbreak of World War II, the airport was operated by the RAF and known as RAF Speke, and still called this locally by some people. The airport was renamed after Liverpudlian musician John Lennon of the Beatles in 2001. Between 1997 and 2007, the facility was one of Europe’s fastest-growing airports. In 2019, the airport handled 5.05 million passengers, making it the 13th-busiest airport in the UK.
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