Katie O’Fee – Summary Profile

Since graduating with a Master of Research in scientific study from the University of Glasgow in 2016, Katie has worked in a variety of roles including research work for Northpoint Aviation, initially on an ad hoc basis before becoming an employee in January 2018.

Key Projects

  • Detailed catchment analysis of West of Scotland, Welsh and Irish Airports. This included multimodal analysis for drivetime, bus and train services.
  • Support work for the UK Regional and Business Airports Group – notably their role and significance in UK Aviation.
  • Research into emerging technologies and developments in UK aviation. Notably:
    • Sustainable Aviation Fuels; UK Spaceports; Drones and UAVs
  • Mapping populations, GDPs and economic trends for airport catchments for a variety of projects
  • Attended SPARA2020 end of project meeting and Biofuels preparatory application meeting
  • Taking Minutes at UK RABA Group 2018 AGM in Olympia
  • Manning RABA Group stand at the British & Irish Airports Expo 2018
  • Minutes of DfT CORSIA Briefing meeting

Main Responsibilities and Skills

  • Scoping and contextualising work on main projects
  • Updating and Maintaining Northpoint Website
  • Preparing PR materials for RABA Group and Northpoint
  • Explore published research in evolving and selected areas of interest.
  • Specialist in GIS (Geographical Information Systems) software.
  • Support resource for APPG on Regional Airports
  • Analysis of CAA and other statistical data
  • Support on book-keeping and accounts


2015-2016:              MRes Biomedical Sciences – University of Glasgow

2010-2014:              BSc Human Physiology – University of Glasgow