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New London train services from Sunderland and Sterling introduced by Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains East Coast launched a new range of services to London yesterday from Stirling and Sunderland in response to passenger demand for more early morning departures, Rail Technology Magazine has reported. A number of local dignitaries travelled on-board both […]

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Etihad Airways announces new daily Edinburgh – Abu Dhabi service

Etihad Airways, the United Arab Emirates' national carrier, is looking to connect the Middle East to the Scottish capital with the launch of daily flights between Abu Dhabi

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WestJet launches daily direct service between Halifax and Glasgow

Canadian airlines WestJet has announced the launch of a non-stop daily service between Halifax, Canada; and Glasgow, Scotland, with same-aircraft service beginning in Toronto. The inaugural flight on WestJet's

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Edinburgh Airport asks for earlier reduction of APD

Edinburgh Airport has urged the Scottish Government to act immediately and set a timetable for the reduction of Air Passenger Duty (APD), so that airlines and the tourism

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Scotland set to cut air travel taxes under new UK deal

Starting 2015, Scotland is likely to cut taxes on passengers flying out of the country following a new tax deal with Britain, according to a report by Reuters. In

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Ryanair launches Edinburgh, Glasgow summer 2015 schedules

Ryanair, one of Europe's leading low fares airlines, has launched its Edinburgh summer 2015 schedule with one new route to London Stansted (three times daily) and more flights

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Flybe set to launch Aberdeen-London City route

Flybe, one of the leading regional airlines in Europe, has announced its plans to pick up the key Aberdeen to London City route, with twice daily flights starting

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easyJet to launch three new routes for Scottish Airports

easyJet has announced plans for three brand new routes for Scottish Airports, and will carry nearly 34,000 holidaymakers this winter, the UK-based airline said. From autumn 2014, easyJet will

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Scottish beaches recognised as seaside holidays increase

As Scotland's often bracing beaches are becoming increasingly attractive for international tourists, independent environmental charity Keep Scotland Beautiful has recognised the country's beaches for environmental quality and seaside

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Thomson and First Choice offer increased choice for Scottish customers

Thomson and First Choice have announced plans to increase capacity at the Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow airports in summer 2015 with the introduction of 34,000 extra seats. The