British Airways has confirmed that its winter
schedule will feature an increase in flights between Scotland and Londonís Heathrow Airport.
British Airways operates more services a week to
and from Scotland via Heathrow, Gatwick and London City airports
than any other part of its global route network.
Weekly flights between Edinburgh and Heathrow
will go up by three to 69.
The airline will operate 63 return
services a week between Glasgow and Heathrow, an increase of five
compared to winter 2018/2019.
Services between Aberdeen and
Heathrow will increase by three a week to 50.
British Airways will also operate a double daily service
on the Inverness - Heathrow route from October 2019.
The result of the changes will see the number of
British Airways flights between Scotlandís four principal airports
and Heathrow increase to 196 a week, 11 more than winter 2018/19.
Neil Chernoff, British Airwaysí Director of
Networks and Alliances said, ďBritish Airways has proudly served
Scotland, its people and its businesses for more than six decades. We are pleased to be able to connect Scotland
with the rest of the world though a global network of more than
150 destinations served from our Heathrow hub, 90 from Gatwick and
30 from London City.Ē
The frequency increases on services from Edinburgh, Glasgow and
Aberdeen to Heathrow will start in the week beginning 27 October