Aberdeen Airport bottles it up for Charity

Aberdeen Airport has recently announced that they have teamed up with a local artist by donating their empty recyclable bottles all in the name of art and charity.

The artist in question is Lynne Anderson, who for the last year has set up and ran Lynne’s Lamps for Charlie House Initiative. She took glass bottles and converted them into various homemade lamps and lights to create bottle artwork while selling them and giving the profits to the charity Charlie House.

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Essence Luxury Candles lands at Aberdeen Airport

Essence of Harris, the Luxury UK candle maker, has recently unveiled a new retail outlet at Aberdeen International Airport, marking the first time and independent retailer has become an airport partner there. Continue reading…


Changing Places facility opened at Aberdeen Airport

Aberdeen International Airport’s most recent transformation has officially been opened to passengers.

The improvement works come in the form of a brand new Changing Places facilities within the departures lounge, in an attempt to make travel a little easier for those who find the airport environment challenging. Continue reading…


Passenger numbers jump at Aberdeen Airport as new routes are added

Figures released by the Civil Aviation Authority show that passengers passing through Aberdeen International Airport’s doors soared 10.7% in November 2017 compared to the same month in 2016. AIA’s chief has given a lot of credit to the recent success of the new “sun-kissed” routes such as Alicante and Malaga in Spain, which have boosted flight sales in recent months. Continue reading…


Aberdeen Airport is on the rise!

Aberdeen Airport has seen a great surge in passenger numbers for the 4th consecutive month, with 274,263 passengers using the facilities in May. International travel saw a 1.4% increase, while domestic travel was boosted by 4.2%. Continue reading…


Aberdeen Airport announces new city break destinations 

New city break flights have been announced to European cities, available to north-east holidaymakers at Aberdeen Airport from next year. Cities such as the Latvian capital of Riga will be run on a 3 flight a week basis facilitated by the airline Air Baltic,who have not flown from Aberdeen since September 2014. Continue reading…


Aberdeen Airport attempts to add new flying routes 

Staff at Aberdeen International Airport (AIA) have been on the hunt for new business at Europe’s largest route development networking event. The AIA Route Development Manager Lynn Harwood and Managing Director Carol Benzie have travelled to Krakow in Poland for the Routes Europe 2016 Event, hoping to persuade a few of the 100 airline representatives to launch new North- East flights. Routes Europe 2016, which started on Sunday 15th, brings together airlines, airports and tourism authorities, as well as more than 1,000 aviation professionals from around the world.

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The hole on Aberdeen Airport Runway causes many cancellations 

At officially 17.10pm on the 7th of January, many flights coming in and out of Aberdeen Airport were cancelled do to a hole created on the runway which was apparently caused by the constant rain over the last few weeks. The only planes which were still allowed access were the smaller vehicles which needed less runway length to take off and land, therefore allowing the landing strip to be shortened. Unfortunately the adverse weather and its effects to the airport’s facilities meant that 20 people were forced to sleep at the London Luton overnight and taxi drivers were forced to turn back to the airport when attempting to complete trips for passengers away from the airport itself.

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