The UK Government's Transport Committee last week heard evidence from the aviation industry on the importance of regional aviation and how it supports transport infrastructure and the development of regional economies.
A leading UK transport institute claims economic, environmental, and social benefits of aviation are only likely to be optimised if the UK prospers at least to the same level as the rest of the world.
The Australian government has given the green light to construction of a long-standing proposed second airport for Sydney in Badgerys Creek.
London Gatwick has welcomed the government’s announcement to contribute €60 million to kick-start the redevelopment of Gatwick’s rail station – the Gatwick Gateway.
London Luton and Belfast City are among the nine airports in the UK, which are to use full-body scanners to screen passengers.
Chile's government has revealed that eight companies are in the running for the re-concession of La Florida Airport in the region of La Serena.