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8th June 2015
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Busiest April Ever For Glasgow Airport

Glasgow Airport has recorded its busiest April on record after 665,000 passengers travelled through its doors during the month, representing an increase of 15.4% on the same period last year. There was a marked increase in both international and domestic traffic, which grew by 20.4% and 10.9% respectively, ensuring the airport was also able to record its 26th consecutive month of growth. Long haul carriers Air Transat and United experienced an increase in demand for their trans-Atlantic services and the airport’s hub carriers including KLM, British Airways and Icelandair also enjoyed a busy month. Passenger numbers were also boosted by the Easter getaway which saw tens of thousands of travellers take to the skies. April marked the […]
1st June 2015
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Glasgow Airport Breaks Records & Makes the News

Glasgow Airport has been in the news consecutively since November last year. Already prominent in the BBC News since the beginning of 2015, it’s officially a hot topic for discussion. Aspen Woolf took the liberty to create a quick timeline of Glasgow Airport to demonstrate just how remarkable their growth has been. No wonder Glasgow Airport has been under investors’ microscopes! Total passenger numbers in 2014: 7.7 million (4.8% increase) International traffic: 6.9% increase Domestic traffic: 2.9% increase
15th May 2015
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Thomas Cook Airlines announces new routes to Cancun and Barbados from Glasgow Airport

Thomas Cook Airlines’ has announced new routes to Cancun and Barbados from Glasgow Airport for winter 2015. As a result of the increasing demand for long haul from Glasgow Airport from travellers in Scotland, the airline will also extend its Las Vegas programme (launched on 4th May 2015) to operate weekly on Mondays continuing up to 4th January 2016 – and then double the number of flights to this great destination in the summer of 2016 – whilst also increasing the number of summer flights to Orlando. The Cancun and Barbados services will feature the new Economy and Premium cabins on the refurbished A330 aircraft. This great news follows the announcement last year of new flights […]
20th April 2015
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Glasgow Airport International Car Park Just Released – Manchester, Luton & Gatwick Coming Soon

SKYPORT PARKING AT GLASGOW AIRPORT Skyport is Glasgow Airport’s largest single off airport car parking service. Park your car, take your keys and enjoy your travel safe in the knowledge that your car park is being looked after! Located very close to Glasgow airport with on demand transfers to and from Glasgow airport this really is the most convenient way to park and fly at Glasgow airport. FIND SKYPORT CAR PARKING Skyport is one of Glasgow’s closest airport car parks, offering self-parking and an on-demand shuttle service back and forward to the airport with a 6 minute travel time. To find the car park, you can follow our handy directions and maps, which you can download […]
15th April 2015
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Wizz Air To Launch Direct Flights From Glasgow To Lithuania

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, has announced it is to introduce direct flights between Glasgow and the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius. It will be the first time Vilnius has been served as a destination from Glasgow Airport and Wizz Air will operate a year round, twice weekly service starting on 16 September 2015. Vilnius is the second biggest city of the Baltic states and is renowned for being home to one of the largest surviving medieval quarters in Europe. Its Old Town contains almost 2,000 medieval, gothic, renaissance and baroque buildings, and it was added to the UNESCO World Heritage list in 1994. Wizz Air first moved to Glasgow Airport […]
14th April 2015
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Glasgow Airport reports double digit boost in passenger numbers

14% increase in March passenger numbers Passenger growth at Glasgow Airport has continued over the past month with more than 606,000 people travelling through the airport in March, representing an increase of 14% on the same period last year. It was the airport’s 25th consecutive month of growth and its busiest March in seven years. International traffic grew by 22.3% due to strong demand to European destinations. The month also saw Virgin Atlantic restart its direct flight to Florida on board the iconic 747. There was also a significant uplift for domestic traffic, which grew by 8.2% with British Airways, Flybe and Loganair all reporting a strong demand for London and regional services. Glasgow Airport saw […]

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