When Edinburgh Airport announced it would be re-branding, speculation turned to the terminal being re-named after one of the city’s finest. Could it be JK Rowling International? The Sir Sean Connery terminal?

After days of tease and intrigue, details were finally revealed: the new identity as . . . Edinburgh Airport.

The facility does now have a new strapline “Where Scotland Meets The World”, a statement illustrated by a violet-clad logo depicting the terminal’s control tower, with a top to represent the city’s castle.

“One thing that people felt strongly was that Edinburgh is a destination, not just an airport like, say, East Midlands. People take a lot of pride in the culture and heritage of the city.”

Photo Credit: To celebrate the launch of Edinburgh Airport's new brand this week, it has made the famous tower purple.