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BBT March/April 2019 cover
March/April 2019

Air Passenger Duty (APD)

Passengers in an airport waiting lounge
6 Mar 2019
Airport Operators Association raises APD concerns
An aircraft flying above a city as seen from the bottom of a group of skyscrapers
13 Feb 2019
All Party Parliamentary Group formed to encourage cut in air tax
Underbelly of an airplane
30 Oct 2018
Long-haul rates to rise with inflation
Aircraft taking off
22 Oct 2018
MPs 'must understand negative impact' of tax
Pile of money to represent compensation
19 Sep 2018
Airlines UK calls for tax to be cut
UK currency
14 Mar 2018
Treasury examining impact of air tax on tourism
Level aircraft
16 Feb 2018
UK flights 'not financially viable' for low-cost carrier
UK currency
18 Jan 2018
Tax change 'under consideration'
UK currency
22 Nov 2017
Industry says tax will hit post-Brexit trade
UK currency
15 Nov 2017
Travel industry sends letter to government
UK currency
6 Oct 2017
Transfer requires approval by EU Commission
Planes at Heathrow airport
20 Sep 2017
Airport says tax cut would save £225m a year
Underbelly of an airplane
18 Sep 2017
APD adds £400 million burden
Holyrood backs 50% cut in air tax
21 Jun 2017
New devolved tax from April 2018
4 May 2017
UK carriers also set out priorities for Brexit negotiations and airport expansion
Holyrood backs 50% cut in air tax
3 Apr 2017
Committee backs proposals for a 50% cut in APD but wants more detailed plan
24 Nov 2016
Airline execs including Willie Walsh and Carolyn McCall called for the tax to be scrapped
Airbus A380 at Farnborough International Airshow
18 Nov 2016
The Big Infrastructure Group wants the government to follow Scotland’s lead for APD
Carolyn McCall, Easyjet CEO
9 Sep 2016
CEOs gather at London's Global Aviation Festival
Aeroplane taking off
22 Aug 2016
Think-tank Reform Scotland backs scrapping air duty