The UK's aviation regulator has stepped in after a plane took off from an island airport after air traffic controllers had gone home.
The contractor tasked with undertaking renovation works to Kirkwall Airport’s air traffic control tower has been announced as Bell Contracts and Co, based in Inverness.
Island airport chiefs should be sacked unless they agree to hold a thorough consultation on controversial car park charges, it was claimed yesterday.
A new £1.2 million fire training facility at Kirkwall Airport was officially unveiled yesterday.
A row erupted yesterday over the decision by Scotland’s largest regional airport operator to impose parking charges at three of its island airports.
Researchers from a north-east university will hotel a special week-long event marking the importance of Kirkwall Airport to the Orkney Islands.