United Kingdom, Transport Incident, Level 3: Disruptions due to increased security measures at Glasgow Airport – Scotland, United Kingdom

2023-09-06: According to reports, additional security checks were temporarily introduced at Glasgow Airport in Scotland on Wednesday afternoon (6 September, local time) due to an ongoing “national security incident”. It has been reported that this measure has led to long security delays and other disruptions. Airport authorities have reportedly stated that the airport is operating at capacity despite this. There have been reports of passengers missing flights due to the long security times. It is not yet known when the additional security measures will be lifted.
Further air traffic disruptions are possible. Passengers travelling via the affected airport are advised to contact their airline or tour operator about the current flight status in advance to their journey to the airport.