The airport administration group plans to extend revenues and search for choices, together with a spaceport. Glasgow Prestwick Airport goals to change into the primary business spaceport within the UK and Europe. It plans to permit the horizontal launch of orbital and sub-orbital missions for satellites, microgravity experiments and passenger spaceflight experiments.
The Scottish Authorities plans to return these amenities to the personal sector. He took management of it to protect jobs and shield a strategic asset.
An announcement can be positioned within the Official Journal of the European Union, inviting to specific its curiosity for the corporate.
Michael Matheson, Secretary of Cupboard for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity, stated: "For the reason that Scottish Authorities purchased Glasgow Prestwick Airport in 2013, we have now made it clear that we had the intention to switch the enterprise to the personal sector when the time comes.
"The airport administration group continued to have interaction with potential consumers and traders to assessment the corporate's improvement proposals underneath a brand new property.
"The airport has continued to make good progress in growing income, enhancing operational effectivity and in search of thrilling alternatives for the long run, together with Spaceport.
"Within the mild of this progress, the airport will shortly be saying an announcement within the Official Journal of the European Union to specific its curiosity. Any proposal submitted because of the announcement could be fastidiously reviewed previous to any choice to get rid of our curiosity within the airport or any a part of the enterprise. "