The East Midlands Airport is located in the East Midlands of England. Concretely, it is located at Castle Donington (North West Leicestershire). The locations served by East Midlands Airport are above all the counties of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Shouth Yorkshire and Leicestershire. The owner of the airport is the Manchester Airports Group. Initially, the East Midlands Airport operated as a Royal Air Force station but it was decommissioned in 1946. Nowadays, the airport serves more than 4 million of passengers.