Airlines UK comment on the statement made by the Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Finance on the latest with the proposed cut to Air Departure Tax

Commenting on the statement made today by the Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Finance on the latest with the proposed cut to Air Departure Tax, Tim Alderslade, Chief Executive of Airlines UK, the trade body for UK airlines, said: “This potential…

October 5, 2017

Airlines UK comment on the announcement made by the Civil Aviation Authority that Monarch has ceased trading

Commenting on the announcement made today by the Civil Aviation Authority that Monarch has ceased trading, Tim Alderslade, Chief Executive of Airlines UK, the trade body for UK airlines, said: “Today is a very sad day for the UK airline industry. Monarch has…

October 2, 2017

New report shows Scotland lagging behind European competitor nations with respect to short-haul, long-haul and direct air connectivity

Despite the establishment of an impressive number of new routes in recent years, Scotland lags behind European competitor nations with respect to short-haul, long-haul and direct air connectivity, a new report carried out by the consultancy RDC has found. The…

September 14, 2017