Glasgow’s lost airports: Forgotten airports we didn’t know existed - including Cumbernauld and the city’s forgotten airport

One Glasgow airport was replaced - now with barely any evidence left of its existence - and there’s an airport in Cumbernauld!?!

Glasgow has two domestic airports, and if you’ve ever been abroad you’ll know them well - Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport.

Today we wanted to look at the more obscure aircraft hangers, airports, and heliports in and around Glasgow - and the forgotten airports of times gone-by.

How many of these old and obscure airports in around Glasgow did you know of before? Let us know in the comments!

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