High tides delay Barra flights

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Flights to and from Barra Airport have been delayed as a result of the high spring equinox tides and onshore winds.

The airport is operating, however, flights have been impacted.

Flight BE6851, due to arrive from Glasgow at 11.05 actually landed at 13.06.

Consequently, the 11.25 departure (BE6852) from Barra was delayed until 13.38.

Flight BE6855, due to depart Glasgow at 13.10 was airborne at 13.23.