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Press Releases

We post all our press releases in this section on the day they are released. For more information or any media enquiries please contact the AEF office on 0203 859 9371 or and we will handle your enquiry as soon as possible.


Heathrow granted permission to challenge court’s ruling blocking third runway; project looks increasingly uncertain as industry predicts long, slow recovery from pandemic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Heathrow Airport was today given permission by the Supreme Court to legally challenge the Court of Appeal’s decision of 27th February that has put the brakes on a third runway. Heathrow wants to overturn the court’s ruling that …

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Transport Committee’s Heathrow expansion report out today: AEF reaction

Heathrow plans beset with problems and likely to face legal challenge, concludes parliamentary committee The Transport Committee, appointed to provide the official parliamentary scrutiny of the Government’s Heathrow expansion plans, has today published its findings. The report concludes that the …

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Heathrow public consultation can’t resolve air quality and climate change barriers to expansion

Heathrow Airport has launched a public consultation on its proposed expansion and airspace change principals. The consultation, which opened today, remains open until 28th March 2018. Below is AEF’s reaction. 16/01/18 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tim Johnson // Cait Hewitt // 0203 …

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