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Government delays runway decision, AEF reaction

The Government has today announced that a final decision on airport expansion will be delayed until further work on environmental impacts has been undertaken, especially on air quality. The Aviation Environment Federation (AEF)[1], a national NGO campaigning on the environmental impacts …

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​Government sidesteps difficult aviation CO2 emissions question in response to Committee on Climate Change

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ​Government sidesteps difficult aviation CO2 emissions question in response to Committee on Climate Change Aviation Environment Federation (AEF)[1] is very concerned that the Government made no commitment in today’s (15th Oct) response [2] to the Committee …

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Runway recommendation under threat by Climate Committee report: Aviation Environment Federation comment

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Runway recommendation under threat by Climate Committee report: Aviation Environment Federation comment On the eve of the Airports Commission’s runway recommendation, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) today told Government it has until 2016 to set out an …

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AEF calls for local impacts to be managed as Transport Committee publishes report on small airports

Following the publication of the House of Commons Transport Select Committee’s report on smaller airports (of up to 5 million passengers per year), AEF calls on the Government to help manage the local environmental impacts of airports and airfields across the UK.

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