All HIAL airports closed to scheduled flights and routine general aviation traffic with effect from Sunday, March 29, 2020.
Letters: “The importance of relatively well paid jobs in rural areas (particularly in the Highlands and Islands) cannot be overstated”
‘a deck stacked from the start’
Highland and Islands Airports Limited (HIAL) is a public corporation wholly owned by the Scottish Ministers.
“The proposals to downgrade services at Wick and Benbecula are staggering.”
“The deal has required compromise on both sides and I would like to thank Scottish Ministers for giving HIAL the authority to reach a deal, and we look forward to working constructively with HIAL in the future.”
“The deal has required compromise on both sides and I would like to thank Scottish Ministers for giving HIAL the authority to reach a deal.”
The work to rule will end at 5pm, today, 19 November.
The industrial action saw major disruption to flights to/from Highlands and Islands
No further strike action is planned at this time but action short of a strike continues.