Aberdeen International Airport is of vital importance to the north east economy, with a growing list of destinations served by the airport, some of which have been assisted by the Scottish Executive’s Route Development Fund.


Nestrans work to represent the region’s air travel interests on a number of levels; taking part on the Scottish Parliament’s Cross Party Group on aviation and working closely with Aberdeen International Airport. In addition the Nestrans Director served as the National Connectivity Task Force Area Representative for Scotland, ensuring that the voices of Scotland and the north-east were heard as part of the study which made recommendations to the Airports Commission and highlighted the importance of regional connectivity.

Aberdeen International Airport: Terminal Transformation

Aberdeen International Airport is currently investing over £20million in a comprehensive transformation of the passenger facilities. This three year project will deliver a 50% increase in the size of the terminal, including:

  • New immigration, domestic, and international arrivals facilities.
  • Larger and enhanced security search area.
  • Exciting new retail and catering layout in the departure lounge.
  • New international and domestic baggage reclaim facilities.
  • Two new first floor business lounges.

To find out more, visit the  Aberdeen International Airport website.