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Government misses opportunity to reduce night flights at Heathrow, Gatwick or Stansted

Image Credit: Diego_torres via Pixabay  The Government has published its proposals for changes to the night flights regime for Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted, the only three airports in the UK at which the Government imposes noise controls. The Government sets caps …

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Cost of flying to increase with a new runway while ICAO calls for major biofuel investment

Big increases in ticket prices would be the only way to reconcile a new runway with climate laws, new analysis shows. Up to £43 would need to be added to a return flight from Manchester to Amsterdam, £162 for a …

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Economic case for airport expansion “opaque” says Parliament’s Treasury Committee Chair

The Chair of Parliament’s Treasury Select Committee, Andrew Tyrie MP, has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer to set out his view that the economic case put forward by the Airports Commission was “opaque” and that Parliament and the public cannot …

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