Tagged as "airspace"
Feb 6 2017
The Department of Transport has launched a major consultation on reforming policy on the design and use of UK airspace. The proposals follow intense community pressure over recent years for the Government to act to prevent significant airspace changes being …
Dec 2 2016
The aviation industry has today launched a campaign calling for Government to commit to airspace modernisation to facilitate a huge increase in the number of flights in UK airspace. The coalition of airports, airlines and air navigation providers, led by …
Jun 22 2016
AEF responded to the CAA’s consultation on changes to the airspace change process by calling for community views to be better represented by the CAA, and for the new process to have clearer environmental criteria for judging proposed new flight paths …
Feb 22 2016
In an open letter to David Cameron, which AEF co-ordinated, community groups concerned about the impacts of flight path changes have written to call on the Government to bring forward a review of airspace policy and the process for consultation …
Nov 27 2015
The CAA has approved major changes to the airspace in the South East proposed by NATS as part of the ‘London Airspace Management Programme’ (LAMP). The decision is the first major development as part of the ‘future airspace strategy’ (FAS). The CAA’s …
Jun 22 2015
A group of prominent London MPs have launched a new website and campaign about possible new flight paths over London at an event in Parliament. At the centre of the campaign is a map produced using Heathrow Airport’s figures showing …
Jun 16 2015
View image | gettyimages.com The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has published a policy statement on operational airspace change trials. The audience at our flight paths seminar in December 2015 were supportive of a review of the process for airspace …
Dec 9 2014
Last week we held our annual seminar which focused this year on the recent flight path trials as part of the national Future Airspace Strategy. Following a presentation by the CAA, discussion focused on how the process could be better managed.
Nov 24 2014
The Aviation Environment Federation has organised a flight path seminar to discuss the objectives behind the UK’s airspace strategy and the airspace change process.