Scott McLarty, Managing Director – Spirit AeroSystems, will be part of the newly formed Enterprise and Skills Board

The advisory panel of business and economic representatives tasked with creating a fresh strategy for enterprise and skills support in Scotland has been unveiled. The Enterprise and Skills Strategic Board, which will meet for the first time on 13 December, will work to maximise output from public sector investment in these areas. It features members with a wealth of business experience encompassing a broad range of sectors, sizes and locations, with further …

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The next Prestwick Aerospace Operations Group meeting will be hosted by Spirit AeroSystems on Wednesday 6th December

PAOG meeting – Wednesday 6th December @ 8 a.m. Agenda: Update and introductions Michael O’Brien – Prestwick Aerospace Development Manager Presentation on NATEP Call 8  Sean McGovern – BAE Managing Director at BAE Regional Aircraft Presentation Aerospace Innovation Centre Simon Foster –  Director of Engineering Spirit AeroSystems Presentation on Flexible Workforce Development Fund  Gary Gray – Relationship Accounts Executive at Skills Development Scotland Update on the Ayrshire Growth Deal  Patrick …

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport is on the longlist of potential logistics hubs to support expansion at Heathrow Airport

Glasgow Prestwick Airport is one of ten Scottish sites that have been longlisted in the hunt for Heathrow’s Logistics Hubs.  The Logistics Hubs will support the construction of a third runway at Heathrow; one of Britain’s most critical and largest, privately funded infrastructure projects. Another milestone in the delivery of Heathrow’s expansion, the unveiling of the longlisted Logistics Hubs follows a commitment made by the airport to shake-up the UK …

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