Esken, the aviation and energy infrastructure group, announced this week that it has signed an agreement for the sale of its entire shareholdings in Stobart Air Unlimited Company ('SA') (which operates regional flights under a franchise agreement for Aer Lingus) and Stobart Air (UK) Limited, the owner of Carlisle Lake District Airport ('CLDA') to Ettyl Limited (Ettyl).

This is a time for positivity for the aviation industry and Walkers is looking forward to partnering with our clients to bring this to a successful close.

In a recent statement, Stobart Air said: Under new ownership, the airline is now well positioned to embrace new opportunities as markets return and economies begin to recover from the impact of the pandemic.

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