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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-03811: Jackie Baillie (Dumbarton)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 17 October 2016

To ask the Scottish Government how much funding it has provided for Glasgow Prestwick Airport in each year since it assumed ownership.

Answered by: Keith Brown 16 November 2016

By the end of the last financial year (31st March 2016) the Scottish Government had invested £20.8 million in loan support in Glasgow Prestwick Airport. The breakdown of this investment by year is £4.5 million invested in 2013-14, £6.3 million invested in 2014-15, and £10.0 million invested in 2015-16.

We expect all loan funding will be repaid, plus interest.