Date lodged: 23 February 2018
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Economy Jobs and Fair Work on 22 February 2018 (Official Report, c. 44), what level of public subsidy it plans to commit to Prestwick airport in each of the next three years.
Answered by: Keith Brown 7 March 2018
The draft budget for 2018-19 allocates loan support of £7.9 million for Glasgow Prestwick Airport.
Loan funding required in future years will be considered through the approval of the airport’s business plan for that year.