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March/April 2019

Airports Commission

Gatwick's busy runway
6 May 2015
YouGov polls show Londoners prefer Gatwick over rival Heathrow
Graphic of Gatwick's planned new Pier 1
28 Apr 2015
Political wrangling could leave Gatwick as only viable option
Aeroplane taking off
15 Apr 2015
Main parties face renewed calls for scrapping of tax
10 Apr 2015
Airport says it will set up £20 million fund to support UK routes
9 Apr 2015
Airport to give advertising space to showcase six areas of the country
Plane landing
17 Mar 2015
Task force calls for Airports Commission to prioritise UK regional access
3 Feb 2015
CEO Paul Wait reveals airport has large industry backing
13 Jan 2015
UK’s largest airport loses top spot to Gulf hub
12 Jan 2015
73 million passengers made journeys through Heathrow last year
3 Dec 2014
Holland-Kaye apologises over claims the airport made 20 years ago to locals
1 Dec 2014
Bosses of five UK airports write joint letter to Airports Commission
1 Dec 2014
The UK’s devolution debate should be reflected in air and infrastructure policies, argues Birmingham airport’s Paul Kehoe
13 Nov 2014
As the Airports Commission starts its public consultation on expanding capacity, BBT looks at whether the UK’s status as a major aviation hub is under threat
7 Nov 2014
CEO says expansion needed to offer more flights to emerging markets
Air Passenger Duty is preventing Northern Ireland from gaining significant investment and is damaging its economy, according to IAG chief executive Willie Walsh.
3 Nov 2014
Airports Commission preparing public consultation over expansion plans
8 Oct 2014
Lib Dems vote against supporting further construction of UK airports
How Gatwick would look with two runways
7 Oct 2014
Two MPs table an amendment to allow expansion at Gatwick airport
23 Sep 2014
Shadow chancellor speaks at Labour party conference
How Gatwick would look with two runways
19 Sep 2014
Three separate polls show majority want runway at Gatwick
Heathrow Terminal 2 first flight
9 Sep 2014
Independent poll finds 58% of MPs back airport's third runway plan