in Aerospace / Events

Loganair showcases new routes

Posted 29 March 2019 · Add Comment

Loganair hosted a travel industry event in Aberdeen on Wednesday, attended by 80 representatives from the North East’s tourism sectors, highlighting recently commenced services to Southend, Bristol and Oslo and Esbjerg in Denmark, from the Granite City.

(left to right) Jodie Ashworth, London Southend Airport Marketing Coordinator, Alannah Murray, Loganair cabin crew, Kay Ryan, Loganair Commercial Director, Caroline Fitzgerald, London Southend Airport Commercial Manager

Delegates enjoyed a presentation by Jodie Ashworth, marketing coordinator and Caroline Fitzgerald, commercial manager at London Southend Airport, which has recently been linked to Aberdeen Airport by new Loganair services between the two cities.

Attendees also had an opportunity to network and heard from Loganair’s commercial director, Kay Ryan, who hosted the event.

Held in Spaces, Marischel Square, attendees included representatives from Aberdeen Airport, Thomas Cook, Barrhead Travel, Rosemount Travel, Aberdeen Football Club, Munros Travel Group and National Trust for Scotland, among others.

Loganair has plans to host similar events around the UK, as well as working on a number of familiarisation trips to destinations across its network – including the Scottish Islands, Dusseldorf, Bergen and Stavanger.

Beginning on 12 May, Aberdeen will have three non-stop flights to London Southend each way every weekday, along with Sunday services, all operated by Loganair’s Embraer 145 regional jet aircraft. The schedule is designed to enable a full working day in the capital before an evening flight home, including a morning ‘red-eye’ service.

Journey times are just 1 hour and 35 minutes from Aberdeen – followed by a 53-minute train service directly into central London’s Liverpool Street station.

The airline also recently commenced services to Bristol, Oslo and Esbjerg in Denmark from the Granite City.

Kay Ryan said: “This event gave us a great opportunity to share some insight into Loganair’s recent developments in Aberdeen with delegates from the travel industry.

“Over the last few months we have announced a number of major developments and many new services – with the Aberdeen – Southend route a game-change for the region’s connectivity with London.

“We’re keen to hear from agents who’d like to work in partnership on any of our routes across the airline’s extensive network.”


* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Latest News

Aurigny opts for OASES from Commsoft

Guernsey-based Aurigny Air Services Ltd has chosen OASES, Commsoft’s MRO IT system, to support its fleet of Embraer, ATR and Dornier aircraft.

NCA publishes Annual Plan 2019/20

Informed by its enhanced understanding of the evolving threat to the UK from Serious and Organised Crime (SOC), the National Crime Agency (NCA) last week published its Annual Plan for 2019/20, setting out its operational priorities for

Avinor reappoints Helios for operational support

Avinor Air Navigation Services, the biggest air navigation service provider in Norway, has reappointed Egis aviation, led by Helios, under a five-year framework contract for provision of consultancy and engineering services.

Global problems to be tackled by UK from space

A new UK space industry directory has been produced, showcasing the range of UK expertise in satellite technology and how it can help tackle problems such as illegal deforestation, disaster response and food production.

Airbond wins second coveted Queen’s Award

Airbond is celebrating securing the Queen’s Award for Innovation – the UK’s highest accolade for business success – for its new patented, splicing technology, making it the second Queen’s Award the company has achieved, having won

First ‘marsquake’ captured by UK sensors

The NASA InSight lander which is supported by the UK Space Agency has recorded its first candidate for a ‘marsquake’.

See us at
ARAS BT2802140519SMIFAVWS BT1302060619