Airport flight delay numbers

Runway at Stornoway Airport.
Runway at Stornoway Airport.

Almost a quarter of all of flights from Western Isles airports during a six- month spell this year were delayed by at least 15-minutes, new figures suggest.

An average of 23.77 per cent of flights from Stornoway, Benbecula and Barra Airports suffered at least a 15-minute delay making up a total of 1178 delayed flights from a total of 4955.

Figures supplied by Western Isles MP Angus MacNeil show the large number of delays affected all three of the airports in the isles – although the figures show airport numbers...

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