RSS https://www.aberdeenairport.com Fri, 22 May 2020 14:06:55 GMT Sat, 15 May 2021 23:51:50 GMT en 21178 Aberdeen International Airport scoops national award https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-scoops-national-award/ Aberdeen International Airport has won a prestigious national tourism award. Mon, 09 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21179 Eastern Airways flights now on sale and bookable https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/eastern-airways-flights-now-on-sale-and-bookable/ Eastern Airways, which operates flights from Aberdeen Airport, now has its scheduled routes on sale and are bookable through its own website – www.easternairways.com Mon, 09 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT 8981 AGS Airports' Coronavirus Update https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-coronavirus-update/ AGS Airports' Coronavirus Update Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT 14617 Roger Hunt appointed interim Managing Director of Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/roger-hunt-appointed-interim-managing-director-of-aberdeen-international-airport/ AGS Airports Ltd, which owns Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has today (Tuesday 5 May) confirmed the appointment of Roger Hunt as Interim Managing Director of Aberdeen International Airport. Tue, 05 May 2020 00:00:00 GMT 14619 Aberdeen Airport Coronavirus testing centre to open for key workers https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-airport-coronavirus-testing-centre-to-open-for-key-workers/ A drive-in coronavirus testing centre is to open at Aberdeen International Airport as part of the Government’s UK-wide drive to increase testing for thousands more key workers. Sun, 10 May 2020 00:00:00 GMT 19329 Boost for Aberdeen Airport as Loganair re-opens routes today https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/boost-for-aberdeen-airport-as-loganair-re-opens-routes-today/ Loganair has announced it will be relaunching two routes from Aberdeen – re-connecting the city with Birmingham and Newcastle Mon, 01 Jun 2020 00:00:00 GMT 19594 AGS Airports introduces series of health measures for passengers and staff https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-introduces-series-of-health-measures-for-passengers-and-staff/ AGS Airports introduces series of health measures for passengers and staff Fri, 05 Jun 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21635 Aberdeen International Airport welcomes restart of services https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-welcomes-restart-of-services/ A number of domestic and international routes are set to relaunch at Aberdeen International Airport this week including flights to Gdansk, Alicante and Malaga. Wed, 01 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21831 Aberdeen International Airport shortlisted for four accolades at national awards https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-shortlisted-for-four-accolades-at-national-awards/ Aberdeen International Airport has been shortlisted for ‘Airport of the Year’ at the Scottish Transport Awards. Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21895 Aberdeen International Airport welcomes return of easyJet’s London Luton service https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-welcomes-return-of-easyjet-s-london-luton-service/ Domestic flights from Aberdeen to London Luton are set to return on Friday (17 July) when easyJet will relaunch a twice weekly service. Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 21905 Air France resumes daily service between Aberdeen and Paris https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/air-france-resumes-daily-service-between-aberdeen-and-paris/ From 1st September 2020, Air France will resume operating a daily service between Aberdeen International Airport and Paris Charles de Gaulle. Mon, 20 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22105 Northern Lights Lounge to shine again and Distilling House to reopen at Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/northern-lights-lounge-to-shine-again-and-distilling-house-to-reopen-at-aberdeen-international-airport/ The award-winning Northern Lights Lounge at Aberdeen International Airport is set to reopen. Tue, 28 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22113 KLM increases flights from Aberdeen International Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/klm-increases-flights-from-aberdeen-international-airport-to-amsterdam-schiphol/ KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is increasing flights to Amsterdam from Aberdeen International Airport next week. Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22131 Aberdeen International Airport will remain open and continue offering passenger services from our airport. https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-will-remain-open-and-continue-offering-passenger-services-from-our-airport/ Aberdeen International Airport will remain open and continue offering passenger services from our airport. Wed, 05 Aug 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22214 Increased frequencies and route restarted at Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/increased-frequencies-and-route-restarted-at-aberdeen-international-airport/ A number of international routes have increased flights at Aberdeen International Airport from today. Mon, 17 Aug 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22255 A92 Haudagain Roundabout Traffic Restrictions https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/a92-haudagain-roundabout-traffic-restrictions/ Traffic restrictions will be in place at the A92 Haudagain Roundabout from August 31-Septemeber 15. Mon, 31 Aug 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22389 AGS Airports' new sustainable security product in the bag https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-new-sustainable-security-product-in-the-bag/ Trial of new Oxo-Biodegradable product that can be reused and recycled to replace over two million single-use 100ml plastic bags used each year across airport group Wed, 23 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22427 Northern Lights Lounge to reopen at Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/northern-lights-lounge-to-reopen-at-aberdeen-international-airport/ The award-winning Northern Lights Lounge at Aberdeen International Airport is set to reopen. Wed, 30 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22449 Aberdeen International Airport shortlisted in prestigious Airports Council International (ACI) annual awards https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-shortlisted-in-prestigious-airports-council-international-aci-annual-awards/ Aberdeen International Airport is the running to be crowned one of Europe’s best airports later this month. Wed, 07 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22477 Aberdeen International Airport donates weekly food packages to Aberdeen Cyrenians https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-donates-weekly-food-packages-to-aberdeen-cyrenians/ Aberdeen International Airport has supported more than 1,200 of the most vulnerable people in society by making weekly food donations to local charity, Aberdeen Cyrenians. Mon, 19 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22566 VIP arrival at Aberdeen International Airport heralds opening of festive workshop for families https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/vip-arrival-at-aberdeen-international-airport-heralds-opening-of-festive-workshop-for-families/ Staff at Aberdeen International Airport were in for a surprise today when a very important person made his way through international arrivals. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22563 TUI launches winter 2021/22 and Summer 2022 programmes from Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/tui-launches-winter-2021-22-and-summer-2022-programmes-from-aberdeen-international-airport/ TUI UK has launched winter 2021 and 2022 holidays from Aberdeen Airport and is set to put summer 2022 holidays on sale from 5th November. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22647 AGS Airports named sector leader by global sustainability organisation GRESB https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-named-sector-leader-by-global-sustainability-organisation-gresb/ The efforts of AGS Airports, which owns Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, in working towards a more sustainable future for aviation have been recognised by the leading global sustainability organisation Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB). Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22759 Aberdeen International Airport looks to serve up support to local businesses https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-looks-to-serve-up-support-to-local-businesses/ Aberdeen International Airport is looking to help a new business, charity or community group flourish in the north-east. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22824 Airport staff to take on Run the Runways challenge https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/airport-staff-to-take-on-run-the-runways-challenge/ Staff at Aberdeen International Airport, Glasgow Airport and Southampton Airport are to take on a 31-day challenge throughout December. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22902 INDUSTRY LEADERS WARN SCOTTISH AVIATION BEING LEFT BEHIND DUE TO LACK OF TESTING STRATEGY https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/industry-leaders-warn-scottish-aviation-being-left-behind-due-to-lack-of-testing-strategy/ AGS Airports, Edinburgh Airport and Airlines UK, the industry association representing UK-registered airlines, have warned Scottish aviation is being left behind due to the lack of a testing strategy. Tue, 15 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 22916 easyJet announces new routes to launch from Scotland next summer https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/easyjet-announces-new-routes-to-launch-from-scotland-next-summer/ easyJet has announced it will relaunch its route from Aberdeen to London Gatwick, with the new flights taking off from 2 May 2021. Thu, 17 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMT 23100 AGS Airports statement on pre-departure testing for international arrivals into the UK 08.01.21 https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-statement-on-pre-departure-testing-for-international-arrivals-into-the-uk-08-01-21/ AGS Airports statement on pre-departure testing for international arrivals. Fri, 08 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23164 Information on pre-departure testing for international arrivals 12.01.2021 https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/information-on-pre-departure-testing-for-international-arrivals-12-01-2021/ Information on pre-departure testing for international arrivals Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23215 AGS Airports leading a trial to deliver a drone delivery network for essential medical supplies https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-leading-a-trial-to-deliver-a-drone-delivery-network-for-essential-medical-supplies/ AGS Airports, which owns and manages Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports, is to lead a consortium that will develop and trial what will be the UK’s first national distribution network to use drones to transport essential medicines, blood, organs and other medical supplies throughout Scotland. Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23274 Mark Beveridge appointed Operations Director of Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/mark-beveridge-appointed-operations-director-of-aberdeen-international-airport/ AGS Airports Ltd, which owns Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has today (Wednesday 27January) confirmed the appointment of Mark Beveridge as Operations Director of Aberdeen International Airport. Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23548 AGS Airports Ltd confirms new executive team https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-ltd-confirms-new-executive-team/ AGS Airports Ltd, which owns Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has confirmed a number of new appointments to its executive committee Thu, 28 Jan 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23386 Aberdeen International Airport looks for AccessABZ members https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/aberdeen-international-airport-looks-for-accessabz-members/ A forum to help passengers requiring assistance travel confidently through Aberdeen International Airport is looking for new members. Mon, 01 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23483 AGS Airports responds to Scottish Government plans for tougher quarantine restrictions https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-responds-to-scottish-government-plans-for-tougher-quarantine-restrictions/ Statement on today’s announcement in the Scottish Parliament from First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the introduction of tougher quarantine restrictions. Tue, 02 Feb 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23807 Celebrating our female AGS colleagues on International Women’s Day https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/celebrating-our-female-ags-colleagues-on-international-women-s-day/ Today is International Women’s Day and we want to celebrate the work of female colleagues across our three airports. Mon, 08 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23823 Roger Hunt named top cHeRry at prestigious awards https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/roger-hunt-named-top-cherry-at-prestigious-awards/ Roger Hunt, chief of business services at AGS Airports, which operates Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports has been recognised at a prestigious awards ceremony. Tue, 09 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 23910 AGS Airports Ltd responds to Union Connectivity Report's findings on Air Passenger Duty https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-ltd-responds-to-union-connectivity-report-s-findings-on-air-passenger-duty/ Responding to the findings of the Sir Peter Hendy-led Union Connectivity Report findings, Derek Provan, chief executive of AGS Airports, said: “The findings from the Union Connectivity Review on Air Passenger Duty (APD) and Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s desire to see a reduction on what is a regressive tax to passengers and the industry is welcome news. Wed, 10 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 24097 AGS Airports Ltd introduces PCR and rapid antigen testing in terminals at Aberdeen and Glasgow https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-ltd-introduces-pcr-and-rapid-antigen-testing-in-terminals-at-aberdeen-and-glasgow/ New rapid COVID-19 testing facilities have been introduced Aberdeen International and Glasgow airports. Tue, 23 Mar 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25032 Retail stores set to reopen at Aberdeen International Airport https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/retail-stores-set-to-reopen-at-aberdeen-international-airport/ Fri, 23 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25186 AGS Airports appoints Lena Wilson CBE as new chair https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-appoints-lena-wilson-cbe-as-new-chair/ The board of AGS Airports, which owns and manages Aberdeen International, Glasgow and Southampton airports, has today (Wednesday 28 April) confirmed the appointment of Lena Wilson CBE as its new chair. Wed, 28 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25196 World Day for Safety and Health at Work - keeping our people safe https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/world-day-for-safety-and-health-at-work-keeping-our-people-safe/ The health and safety of our people is at the very core of the culture of AGS Airports Ltd. Wed, 28 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25100 London Gatwick route returns to Aberdeen International Airport with easyJet https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/london-gatwick-route-returns-to-aberdeen-international-airport-with-easyjet/ Domestic flights from Aberdeen to London Gatwick are returning with easyJet. Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25213 airBaltic Resumes Flights from Aberdeen to Riga https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/airbaltic-resumes-flights-from-aberdeen-to-riga/ Latvian airline airBaltic resumed scheduled flights from Aberdeen to Riga, Latvia. Wed, 05 May 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25253 AGS Airports Ltd celebrates Mental Health Awareness Week https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/ags-airports-ltd-celebrates-mental-health-awareness-week/ Today marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. Mon, 10 May 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25326 A joint statement from Airlines UK, AGS Airports Ltd and Edinburgh Airport following today's announcement from the First Minister 11.05.21 https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/a-joint-statement-from-airlines-uk-ags-airports-ltd-and-edinburgh-airport-following-today-s-announcement-from-the-first-minister-11-05-21/ Airlines UK, AGS Airports and Edinburgh Airport have issued a statement in response to the First Minister’s announcement on international travel restarting in Scotland from 17 May Tue, 11 May 2021 00:00:00 GMT 25335 Northern Lights Lounge to reopen at Aberdeen International Airport on May 17 https://www.aberdeenairport.com/about-us/media-centre/northern-lights-lounge-to-reopen-at-aberdeen-international-airport-on-may-17/ The award-winning Northern Lights Lounge at Aberdeen International Airport is set to reopen once again on Monday, May 17. Wed, 12 May 2021 00:00:00 GMT