Prestwick Airport

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Prestwick Airport in Scotland, has been purchased from a New Zealand based private investor by the Scottish Government.

www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-24446591
'Illegitimis non carborundum'
Can't see this ending well, personally...
(08 Oct 2013, 11:10 pm)the pilot Wrote: Can't see this ending well, personally...

The place relies on Ryanair.
If Ryanair pull out, Prestwick is doomed - whoever owns it.
'Illegitimis non carborundum'
As the privatisation of search and rescue is almost completed - Prestwick is one of only two, to keep a facility on site.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cornwall-35203145
The BBC have listed all closures and transfers in the link above.
'Illegitimis non carborundum'
(01 Jan 2016, 12:27 pm)Andreos1 Wrote: As the privatisation of search and rescue is almost completed - Prestwick is one of only two, to keep a facility on site.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cornwall-35203145
The BBC have listed all closures and transfers in the link above.

It is slightly sad, the Sea Kings are getting on a bit.