News from the AEF
from May 2015
May 29 2015
In our response to the Airports Commission’s air quality consultation, we argue that the evidence produced by the Commission suggests all expansion options should be ruled out on air quality grounds. The Commission’s consultation contained the results of dispersal modelling, …
May 19 2015
Press release by AEF and Brussels based Transport & Environment about Saudi Arabian Airlines paying a €1.4 million fine levied by a Belgian regional government for not complying with the EU’s aviation emissions trading system (ETS)
May 8 2015
AEF welcomes reports that the Airports Commission will launch a technical consultation on the issue of air pollution and airport expansion but questions why it has taken until now to do so.
May 5 2015
AEF’s James Lees considers what last week’s Supreme Court ruling could mean for airport expansion at Heathrow or Gatwick.
May 1 2015
With the election just a few days away, we take a look at what political parties have been saying about airport expansion and other aviation related issues, including Air Passenger Duty (APD).