The First Minister of Scotland sets out her economic vision for the next decade at an event at Spirit AeroSystems, Prestwick

Scotland must be capable of designing and producing the products of the future if its economy is to thrive, the First Minister has told business leaders. Nicola Sturgeon was speaking as she set out her economic vision for the next decade at an event in Ayrshire. She also announced an additional £45m to boost the research and development efforts of Scottish businesses. And she pledged additional help for key industries …

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Chevron welcomes RJ’s final journey for Swiss Airlines

Chevron Aircraft Maintenance had the honour of welcoming the Swiss AVRO RJ100 HB- IYZ which is the last of its fleet to take retirement. The aircraft was welcomed off the runway as it made its way to the Prestwick Chevron MRO Hangar with a water cannon salute kindly facilitated by the Glasgow Prestwick Airport Fire service in recognition of the 27 years of service the aircraft has contributed to the …

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More than 750 students set to attend The Scottish Airshow STEM Week

The upcoming STEM (Science Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) week – 28th of August to the 1st of September – will be hosted at Glasgow Prestwick Airport. Building on the success of the first event last year, the Airport is on target to deliver another exciting event this year. The event is now fully booked with over 750 S1/S2 students expected to visit the Airport from over twenty five schools across the …

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