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Edinburgh airport boss demands action plan

Apr 15, 2021 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

SCOTS will be forced to travel to London if they want to catch a flight abroad unless ministers come up with an urgent action plan to revive the ailing travel industry, Edinburgh airport's chief has warned.

Gordon Dewar said that the country's global influence and economic competitiveness will be undermined unless ministers "engage meaningfully" with airports and airlines.

While a report found that Edinburgh airport alone generated £1.4 billion for the economy and supported 28,000 j...