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The Scottish Passenger Agents’ Association

Our mission is to ensure the Scottish travel marketplace is fair for consumers and travel agents. Representing all
of Scotland's major travel agents and working with our Associate members we tackle the biggest regulatory,
legislative and commercial challenges facing our industry.
We are the voice of Scotland's travel profession.

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From the President

PRESTWICK UP IN THE AIR AGAIN?

PRESTWICK UP IN THE AIR AGAIN?

The timing of announcements in politics is always a curious thing, because you expect at least some method behind the madness. So the news that Prestwick Airport will shortly be put up for sale to private investors comes in a climate which seems at best, a really challenging market to find a buyer. Maybe it’s because the Scottish Government, having turned their back on reducing APD, see that there is little chance of making further headway with an airport that’s owes £39m to the public purse, despite the fact that it has reduced its losses to only £7m plus last year.Maybe it’s to do with climate change, where Prestwick Airport is an embarrassment to the government in its future plans on the subject of reducing carbon emissions – not that Prestwick can be accused…

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Virgin Trains fully equipped with free Wi-Fi and entertainment

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Glasgow Airport previews new Lomond Lounge ahead of summer opening

£1.6m investment ensures Glasgow has more lounge offerings than
any other Scottish airport...

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New Aberdeen to London service takes off!

Loganair's direct services to London Southend Airport celebrate their inaugural departure...

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G Adventures and National Geographic introduce Family Journeys... - a new line of trips for adventure-loving families...

in search of a meaningful way to discover the world together!

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Three new Loganair jet routes from Edinburgh take-off

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