Graeme Mason from Newcastle International Airport explains why the new Copenhagen flight will be good news for business and tourism in the North East of England.
Scandinavian Airlines has launched a new direct route from Newcastle International Airport to Copenhagen. The flight will operate each weekday between the two cities using a 50 seater aircraft.
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Christian Wild from Scandinavian Airlines tells ITV News why the airline has chosen to launch the route between Newcastle and Copenhagen.