News from the AEF
Major national and international news items are shown here. The latest items are at the top and an archive is maintained. Many of these items are also put into the ‘A-Z’. For more news, snippets and local items, see the Airport Watch web site.
Dec 20 2004
In May and June 2004 there was flurry of comment about the environmental implications of the aviation White Paper. In May the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC), a House of Commons committee, published its report. In June, the Sustainable Development Commission …
Nov 30 2004
“Aviation and Global Warming” is a technical paper describing background analysis, in support of The Future of Air Transport White Paper, on the contribution of aviation to global warming.
Oct 31 2004
This is the first IPPC report to concentrate on a specific sector and was undertaken jointly by independent scientists and experts from the aviation industry, include airlines and airframe and engine manufacturers. It provides the most comprehensive information on the …
Jul 1 2004
The following contains guidance on the environmental and health impacts of military low flying as well as giving advide to those who are affected by military aviation.