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NEWS Monday, 01 June 2015 |

London City Airport not giving up on master plan rejected by Boris Johnson

London City Airport (LCY) has begun work on a project to reconfigure its Western Pier, and vowed to fight to overturn the Mayor of London's decision to reject its £200 million master plan that would have allowed it to handle an extra 40,000 flights yearly.

NEWS Tuesday, 02 September 2014 |

Airports Commission sinks ambitious Estuary airport bid

The UK's Airports Commission has announced it is not adding the four-runway inner Thames Estuary Airport proposal to its shortlist of options for providing new airport capacity by 2030.

NEWS Friday, 29 August 2014 |

Heathrow CEO urges Boris Johnson to support its expansion bid

The Sir Howard Davies led Airports Commission is next week expected to announce whether it has shortlisted London Mayor, Boris Johnson’s, proposal for an ambitious new Thames Estuary Airport on the Isle of Grain in Kent.

NEWS Tuesday, 26 August 2014 |

London Mayor report hails benefits of building Estuary Airport

London Mayor, Boris Johnson, has continued his fight to have the ambitious Thames Estuary Airport proposal shortlisted by the Airports Commission by publishing a report he says shows the benefits of it being built.

NEWS Friday, 09 May 2014 |

Mayor of London appoints architects for radical Heathrow proposal

The Mayor of London’s radical vision for a new town on the site of London Heathrow Airport has taken it first step with the appointment of three architectural firms.

NEWS Monday, 07 April 2014 |

London Mayor keen to learn more from Denver about relocating a major hub

The Mayor of Denver and officials from Denver International Airport arrive in the UK today where they will be quizzed by the Mayor of London regarding their experience of successfully relocating a major international airport.

NEWS Monday, 31 March 2014 |

Boris Johnson outlines vision if Heathrow was closed and new Estuary Airport built

Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, outlined his vision today of a future without Heathrow Airport and development of a state-of-the-art new Estuary Airport.

NEWS Friday, 17 January 2014 |

Contrasting models presented on how the UK's airport capacity should be expanded

Airport chief executives at the UK's two busiest airports locked horns over how airport capacity should be expanded in the South East of the UK.

NEWS Monday, 11 February 2013 |

London Mayor appoints expert team to look at new airport options

The London Mayor has assembled a team of experts to develop plans for a multi-runway hub in the south east of the UK.

NEWS Wednesday, 19 December 2012 |

PICTURES: New plan for €48 billion UK hub airport

The latest proposal for a new UK airport would see a €48 billion 24-hour hub built on the Goodwin Sands – three kilometres off the east coast of Kent.

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