News from the AEF
from March 2013
Mar 28 2013
Our UK policy work this month has been focussed on the work of the Airports Commission (set up to advise Government on whether the UK needs more airport capacity) and on the Government’s own work on noise.
Mar 22 2013
The Government has today published its aviation framework document, setting out its vision for the long-term development of the sector in the UK, including the environmental framework in which future questions about airport capacity and new runways should be assessed.
Mar 18 2013
AEF has formally responded to the Airport Commission’s paper on passenger forecasting, and to the invitation to comment on the ‘sifting criteria’ that should be used to assess proposals for new airport development.
Mar 7 2013
Tim’s work this month has focused on the UN aviation discussions related to both noise and climate change.
Mar 4 2013
A new study by leading atmospheric scientist Professor David Lee of Manchester Metropolitan University’s Centre for Air Transport and the Environment (CATE) shows the necessity of a global ‘market-based measure’ (MBM) to bridge the gap between international aviation’s growing emissions and …