Mar 29 2012
NEWS RELEASE — March 28, 2012 Joint statement by Aviation Environment Federation, Center for Biological Diversity, Earthjustice, Environmental Defense Fund, Transport & Environment, WWF-UK U.S. airlines give up legal fight against EU anti-pollution law
Jan 12 2012
PRESS RELEASE 10 January 2012 WWF and the Aviation Environment Federation (AEF) today rejected the Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) report claiming that new runways are needed in the Southeast in order to meet consumer demand. The CAA’s report ignores the …
Dec 21 2011
Statement by environmental intervenors on U.S. airline’s challenge to EU emissions trading system (ETS) for aviation (Brussels/ London/ San Francisco/ Washington – December 21, 2011) A transatlantic coalition of environmental groups today applauded the decision of Europe’s highest court to …
Oct 6 2011
Advocate General’s opinion bolsters position of Europe and intervening environmental groups in case on EU aviation emissions trading system (ETS)
Aug 25 2011
PRESS RELEASE – for immediate release Following its announcement last year that no new runways would be built at Heathrow, Gatwick or Stansted, a Government document published today suggests the policy may be extended throughout the UK.
Jul 12 2011
Ahead of the Government’s response to the Committee on Climate Change report Meeting the UK Aviation Target , a report has been published by Airport Watch, setting out the importance of a sector-specific CO2 target for aviation. A press release follows.
Jul 5 2011
PRESS RELEASE Embargoed until 00:01 5th July 2011 Leading environmental organisations will make their case at the European Court of Justice today (5 July) emphasising that all airlines should be included in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).
May 17 2011
POSITION PAPER The EU issued a consultation paper in December 2010 on VAT. AEF’s response (see below) argues that VAT should be charged on air travel.
Apr 28 2011
Press release 28.4.11 Aviation taxes investigated by Parliamentary Committee
Mar 23 2011
PRESS RELEASE – 23.3.11 AEF has commented on the budget statement of 23rd March 2011.