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Edinburgh Airport welcomes busiest ever month at a Scottish airport

This success has been amplified by analysis showing the first six months at Edinburgh Airport have seen a growth rate of over 10%, more than double that of European airports average.

June 2016 passenger numbers breaks Scottish record

Busiest ever June at a Scottish airport

NYCoS flash-mob choir at Edinburgh Airport delights passengers

Joint birthday celebration as NYCoS gears up for US tour

Street Soccer Scotland v Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport has today released Street Soccer Scotland v Edinburgh Airport - a short online film - to back Team Scotland at the forthcoming Homeless World Cup.

Street Soccer…

Edinburgh Airport comments on Let’s Go Further consultation

Edinburgh Airport has today thanked the thousands of people who have so far responded to the Let’s Go Further airspace change programme consultation – and called on everyone to have their say.

Record May passenger numbers highlight need for Let’s Go Further consultation

Edinburgh Airport has today announced the latest passenger numbers showing 1,111,377 passengers used in the airport in May.

This is 8.5 per cent increase on May 2015, making this the busiest ever May at the airport.

In 2013 and 2014 July and August were million passenger months at Edinburgh Airport.

Last year May, June, July, August, September and October were million passenger…

Red Arrows mark Edinburgh Airport’s 100TH anniversary

Edinburgh Airport’s centenary celebrations continued with a Red Arrows flypast at the weekend – and the occasion was captured by two lucky plane-spotting competition winners.

Ten Hawk aircraft from the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team completed the pass over the airport.

The jets flew in a wide formation known as the Wall, at a height of 500ft and at about 400mph.


Let’s Go Further: Edinburgh Airport launches major new consultation


Edinburgh Airport has today launched a consultation seeking views on the potential impact of altering flight paths above Edinburgh and the surrounding areas to allow for maximum operational benefits and to minimise community impact.

The airport is the busiest in Scotland and has…

​Cut APD: Scottish Government's “golden opportunity” to boost jobs and economy


Edinburgh Airport has today submitted its Air Passenger Duty consultation document to the Scottish Government showing that a 50% cut to APD in one move will mean an additional 18 million passengers using Scotland’s airports by 2021.

This will create nearly 10,000 new jobs in Scotland and add more than £300…

Capital City Airport Points To Strong Growth

Edinburgh Airport today publishes traffic figures highlighting strong growth and an increasingly important social and economic contribution.

Passenger figures for the month rose by 8.7%, to more than a million (1,009,529). Within those numbers, international traffic is performing most strongly, up 18.4% and now accounting for more than half of the capital city airport’s traffic. Economic…