News from Ashaig
Upgrading an airstrip and restoring regular flights to a remote Scottish island would create an economic boom, according to an independent study. Research commissioned by Highlands and Islands Enterprise found that many more tourists would visit Skye ...
Another study is underway to explore the economic benefits of re-establishing air services between Skye and the central belt. The idea of a regular flight service to and from Ashaig has been discussed and debated for years, and in more recent times the ...
Loganair flew commercial flights out of Ashaig until the late 1980s. The campaign group is preparing to make a case to the Civil Aviation Authority for the resumption of flights. Highland Council, which is responsible for the airfield, and transport ...
Architectural students at Inverness College UHI have presented their ideas for the design of a terminal for an airstrip on Skye. The project was connected to the Fly Skye campaign which is seeking the resumption of commercial flights at the isle's ...
Flash Gordon actor Sam J Jones shot some scenes for the 1980s movie on the Scottish island of Skye. As islanders continue to campaign for its Ashaig airfield to be reopened to commercial flights, he recalls his visit and explains why he backs their calls.
Commercial air services could return to Skye as early as next year, according to campaign group FlySkye. Loganair flew out of the island's Highland Council-owned Ashaig Airfield, near Broadford, until 1988. The council, transport body Hitrans, and ...
Photos from Ashaig
Weather from Ashaig
Friday, 02 of December
Clear
Clear 7.5º C
Maximum: 8º C
Low: 3° C
Humidity: 96%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Friday, 02 of December
Day
Chance of Rain
Chance of Rain
Maximum: 8º C
Low: 3° C
Saturday, 03 of December
Day
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 6º C
Low: 3° C
Sunday, 04 of December
Day
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 6º C
Low: 0° C
Monday, 05 of December
Day
Clear
Clear
Maximum: 4º C
Low: 1° C
Hotels
Tigh Roisin Tigh Roisin
8 Upper Breakish
IV42 8PY Isle of Skye
Dunollie Hotel Dunollie Hotel
Broadford, Isle Of Skye
IV49 9AE Broadford
Blairdhu House Blairdhu House
Old Kyle Farm Road
IV41 8PR Isle of Skye