Edinburgh Airport

Six miles to the west of the centre of Edinburgh

Ferranti Canberra approaching Edinburgh Airport

May 1960

The A9 Edinburgh-Kirkliston Road passing Edinburgh Airport

Reproduced with acknowledgement to Colin Lourie, Stockbridge, Edinburgh                                                     Photo taken: May 1960

 

Edinburgh Airport

Photos

Thank you to Colin Lourie for allowing me to reproduce the photograph above of a Ferranti Canberra approaching Edinburgh Airport, seen from the A9 Edinburgh-Kirkliston road beside the airport and two other photos taken at Edinburgh Airport in the 1960s.

Here are all three photos:

Traffic Queue on M9 at the
Flight Path Control

 The A9 Edinburgh-Kirkliston Road passing Edinburgh Airport

Viscount approaching
Edinburgh Airport

 Viscount approaching Edinburgh Airport - 1960s

Canberra approaching
Edinburgh Airport

 Viscount approaching Edinburgh Airport - 1960s

 

1960s

There has been discussion of the road passing Edinburgh Airport on this Recollections page.

 

Edinburgh Airport Recollections

Edinburgh Airport Photos

 

 

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