21st November 2018
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Fighter jets scrambled

Fighter jets scrambled

Fighter jets were scrambled from RAF Lossiemouth on Friday after one or more unidentified aircraft flew close to UK airspace.The RAF said Typhoon fighters were scrambled as a precautionary measure "against a potential incursion into UK area of interest by one or more unidentified aircraft. At no... Read more...

Ferry to leave early

Ferry to leave early

Saturday night's sailing to Aberdeen is to leave three hours early due to bad weather.NorthLink Ferries said the Hjaltland will now depart at 4pm with arrival into Aberdeen subject to minor delays.Passenger and vehicle check-in opens at 3pm with final passenger and vehicle check-in time at 3... Read more...