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Glasgow Prestwick Airport, Aviation House, Prestwick, South Ayrshire, KA9 2PL

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COVID-19 Information

  • The information in this section was taken in July 2022.
  • There have been no changes to the parking.
  • There is hand sanitiser available at the entrance.
  • The hand sanitisers are free standing.
  • The height of the hand sanitiser is 105cm.
  • Hand sanitisers are available inside the venue.
  • Additional hand sanitising stations have been installed across all areas of the Passenger Journey for Departures and Arrivals.
  • Toilets are available.
  • For more information about the measures in place for Covid-19 please click here (new tab) .

Introduction

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in the landside area.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The bell is in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The main door(s) open(s) by sliding.
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The width of the door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in).

Reception

  • The desk/counter is 1m (3ft 3in) from the Main Entrance.
  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
  • The desk/counter is medium height (77cm - 109cm).
  • The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The desk/counter is staffed.
  • The lighting levels are good.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The hearing assistance system is available only on request.
  • The system is a portable loop.
  • Staff are trained to use the system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • The lighting levels are moderate to good.

Level Change (Security Scan)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • The width of the ramp/slope is 50cm (1ft 8in).
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    • There is a level access scanner to the left which is 77cm wide.
    • There is a wider gate option to the right.
    • As of 2021 the narrow stand up security scanner is no longer used.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible Toilets are located in the landside area and in the Departure Lounge.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Standard Toilets are located in the landside area and in the Departure Lounge.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.