Aberdeen Airport comment on Virgin Atlantic announcement
See below, official comment from Aberdeen Airport, following the announcement that Virgin Atlantic has been successful in securing the remedy slots to fly into Heathrow from both Aberdeen and Edinburgh Airports, made available by the sale of bmi.
Derek Provan, Aberdeen Airport MD, said: “I look forward to welcoming Virgin Atlantic to Aberdeen Airport and the services that they will bring to our customers. Providing increased choice and connectivity into a key market like London is important to our passengers.
“Their arrival, and the connections that this high-profile carrier will add to Aberdeen Airports growing destinations portfolio, will be welcomed by both the business and leisure travel communities. We will now be working closely with them as they plan their Aberdeen schedule.”