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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

TIME IS PRECIOUS

TIME IS PRECIOUS

We're well into February already, and with the SPAA's 90th Annual Dinner just a couple of weeks away, there seems to be no let-up in world events and challenges. The Coronavirus outbreak wasn't even on the horizon when I wrote my last column, yet now - along with last week's terrible Streatham street attack, and the COP26 Glasgow climate conference row - the constant stream of world and local news seems to grab more time and energy every day, at work and during precious time off. Travel agents and operators, as we always do,  are rising to the challenges - helping and reassuring business and leisure travel customers through the Coronavirus disruption, while still working hard through a busy Peaks and early-booking period. Time seems to pass faster every year, but it's also ever more precious…

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Extra weekday Glasgow Dublin flight joins Aer Lingus schedule

Glasgow Airport passengers travelling to and from Dublin will enjoy even more choice following Aer Lingus Regional’s decision to introduce an extra weekday flight this April. The move…

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Loganair boosts Newcastle services...

increasing seat capacity by 21%.

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Edinburgh Airport to welcome two new EasyJet services - Catania + Gibraltar

Edinburgh Airport has welcomed the easyJet announcement of  two new routes from Edinburgh - to Gibraltar and Catania.easyJet will fly from Edinburgh to Catania twice a week throughout…

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Lufthansa's Glasgow-Frankfurt service to go double daily

Lufthansa has announced that the airline’s popular Frankfurt route will increase toa double daily service from Sunday March 29 next year. Operated using the one of the German flag-carrier’s…

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£20M INVESTMENT IN TRANSPORT IMPROVEMENTS AT EDINBURGH AIRPORT

DEDICATED LICENSED TAXI FACILITY TO INCREASE CAPACITY ON EASTFIELD ROAD More than £20 million is being invested to improve transport access as part of ongoing development works at…

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Edinburgh Airport are making change to the Check-in Hall

Terminal Improvement Works

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Loganair announces four new routes from Cornwall Airport Newquay

Services unveiled to Newcastle, Aberdeen, Glasgow and Norwich

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Azuma to transform travel in Scotland

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is pleased to announce that Azuma will be introduced into passenger services to and from Glasgow, Aberdeen and Inverness for the first time.  LNER…

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GLASGOW AIRPORT'S EXCLUSIVE LOMOND LOUNGE OPENS

Glasgow Airport’s exclusive £1.6m Lomond Lounge has welcomed its first passengers. The plush facility lounge, which created 25 new jobs, is based airside in the departures area and…

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Loganair spreads its wings - announcing 6 new routes

Loganair continues to expand its network after unveiling six routes to commence in 2020  -  including new destinations and additional connections linking airports across its extensive…

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Glasgow Airport restaurant plates up support for homeless charity!

It was a case of daylight crockery at Glasgow Airport (Wednesday 28 August) as big hearted bosses at one of the travel hub’s restaurants donated dozens of dining sets to a city-based…

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Glasgow Airport welcomes easyJet base expansion and new network

easyJet has revealed expansion plans at Glasgow Airport, welcoming a fifth Airbus A320 family aircraft to theScottish base and announcing a new route between Glasgow and Birmingham. The…

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