Loganair

Loganair returns to profitability after two years of losses

LOGANAIR, the UK’s largest regional airline providing lifeline services to the Scottish islands, has filed profits before tax of just under £5 million for the last financial year. Celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, the return to profitability after two years of losses due to the Covid pandemic, was achieved on a turnover of £161 […] Shetland News …


Moving in the right direction?

On 20 June 20 Shetland News published an article headline Loganair ‘moving in the right direction’, CEO says.   Sadly, this was not my experience as I attempted to fly to London, ten days later on 30 June, after a wonderful holiday in the beautiful Shetland Islands during which every other service supplier went out of […] Shetland News …


Bergen flights to return for first time since before pandemic

DIRECT flights between Shetland and Bergen are resuming this weekend as the service takes off for the first time since before the Covid pandemic. The Sumburgh-Bergen Loganair service, which will run twice a week, will resume from tomorrow (Saturday). It is a seasonal offering in the summer months, so the last time the flights ran […] Shetland News …


Loganair passenger says she had not been told of early departure

SOME PASSENGERS on this week’s early morning flights from Edinburgh to Sumburgh were in for a surprise when they learned their plane was leaving 40 minutes earlier than scheduled. One passenger, who asked not to be named, said she arrived at the check-in desk at 6.20am for the 7.30am scheduled flight to Sumburgh only to […] Shetland News …


Health board urges islanders to follow new Covid rules

NHS SHETLAND has said it acknowledges that many people will be deeply disappointed by yesterday’s announcement of tough new Covid-19 restrictions but urges islanders to continue following the rules, difficult as they may be. New measures to prevent the spread of a new and highly contagious strain of the virus will see Shetland placed under […] Shetland News …