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‘Build Back Better’. And that applies to aviation too!

There has been a lot of discussion about how we will and should come out of the pandemic. Many people have come to realise that there are more important things than growing the economy and competing with each other. There has also been a realisation of how essential governments are in protecting lives and livelihoods. And how drastic action is possible, if there is the political will. read more

Victory on Heathrow in the Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal has found in favour of the campaigners – including Friends of the Earth – who took the government to court over the third runway. The key argument was that the government in its National Policy Statement (NPS) had failed to take into account the ‘Paris Agreement’.  The Paris Agreement is an international agreement, signed by UK, to reduce CO2 emissions to zero by 2050 and thereby prevent catastrophic climate change. read more