Rachel Forrest and Fiona Leiper, for the Economic Intelligence Unit of the University of the Highlands and Islands are carrying out an economic impact assessment of Wick John O’Groats Airport (WJOA).

WJOAWJOA (pictured) is nestled in the far north of the mainland of Scotland in Caithness and Sutherland and offers business and leisure travellers a daily departure to Aberdeen and Edinburgh.

Data from a passenger survey and local business interviews is currently being analaysed by Rachel.