A furious war of words has broken out in North East Fife, after Liberal Democrat candidate Iain Smith was accused of "blatant double standards."
After weeks of speculation, First Minister Alex Salmond insists he has received categorical assurances the controversial review of RAF bases will not involve a direct battle between Leuchars and Lossiemouth.
Another week, another new Audi.
The military will almost certainly retain a presence in Leuchars although whether it survives as an RAF base remains to be seen.
A Facebook campaign fighting for Leuchars' retention as an RAF base has gathered more than 11,000 members.
Sir, As the RAF Ensign was lowered at the sunset ceremony at the last RAF Leuchars Airshow, well- informed observers and commentators would have seen the irony in one of the displays during the flying programme, namely the Quick Reaction Alert scramble of two Typhoons.
In a special article, MP Sir Menzies Campbell tells The Courier why the UK Government should keep RAF Leuchars open.
More than 20,000 people have joined campaign groups established in a bid to save RAF Leuchars from closure.
As jets from RAF Leuchars flew to Libya, campaigners fighting for the future of the closure-threatened base took their case direct to Number 10 Downing Street.
Eleven MSPs have joined forces in a potentially influential last-ditch bid to save RAF Leuchars.