Aviation Media Logo

Airport and airline general news - Airport World Magazine

NEWS Tuesday, 25 October 2016 |

Government backs third Heathrow runway but its construction is far from a formality

The UK government today agreed to expand Heathrow, but the long running saga over whether it or Gatwick gets a new runway is far from over with a long period of consultation expected before a final decision is made.

NEWS Tuesday, 07 June 2016 |

Gatwick board write to Prime Minister guaranteeing its new runway could be operational by 2025

The Board of Gatwick Airport has written an Open Letter to British Prime Minister, David Cameron, promising that it could have its new runway up and running by 2025 if the government decides to give it the green light.

NEWS Wednesday, 22 July 2015 |

Lets get on with it and expand Heathrow – airport boss

The Airports Commission's verdict maybe in but the publicity machines roll on in terms of winning hearts and minds, Heathrow today revealing that three of the UK's most influential figures in business, politics and the trade union support its expansion.

NEWS Monday, 06 July 2015 |

Heathrow announces procurement strategy for 'all of Britian'

Just five days after the Airports Commission recommendation that Heathrow gets a new runway, the gateway has unveiled a new procurement strategy which it claims will benefit all of Britain.

NEWS Wednesday, 01 July 2015 |

Industry reaction to Airports Commission's recommendation for third runway at Heathrow

The Airports Commission today recommended that Heathrow gets a third runway to help solve the UK's capacity crunch, and within minutes of the announcement publicity machines across the nation went into overdrive either supporting or blasting the decision.

NEWS Tuesday, 27 January 2015 |

Report finds emerging economies dominating airport expansion

Emerging economies dominate the list of countries with plans for airport expansion, reflecting a shift in the global economy that risks leaving the UK behind, according to a new analysis of the sector.

NEWS Tuesday, 20 January 2015 |

Gatwick release new design of expansion plan

Gatwick Airport says new designs of expansion plans released by architect Sir Terry Farrell, show it would be the world’s most efficient two-runway airport - flexible and responsive to meet the changing needs of passengers and airlines.

NEWS Tuesday, 20 January 2015 |

Heathrow says new poll shows residents support expansion

Heathrow says polling released today reveals that for the first time more than 50% of residents in the gateway’s surrounding constituencies support the airport’s expansion plans.

NEWS Tuesday, 02 December 2014 |

Liverpool John Lennon backs Heathrow expansion

Liverpool John Lennon Airport has given its backing to expansion at Heathrow and is now one of five UK airports who have signed up to support what it says is the “best proposal for the country” and has also urged others to follow their lead.

NEWS Tuesday, 18 November 2014 |

Airport PPP and UK capacity crunch on agenda at aviation conference

A proposed Public Private Partnership (PPP) transaction for St Lucia’s Hewanorra International Airport and London’s capacity crunch were just two of the topics on the agenda at yesterday's Investing in Airports Summit in Athens.

Get the Airport World Newsletter!

Email
FIRST NAME
LAST NAME
Follow us on Twitter

7380 peoples are following airportworldmag