As the Mayor of London pushes forward with plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, The Telegraph discovers an explosive obstacle: the site is also the resting place of a World War II ship carrying hundreds of tons of unexploded bombs.
Located midway between the technology and financial capitals of Europe – Cambridge and London – Stansted Airport will pass into new, almost certainly foreign, ownership early in 2013 and hand the incoming patrons an incredible opportunity.
International Consolidated Airlines Group SA, owner of British Airways, signed a non-binding agreement to buy landing slots at London’s Heathrow airport from Ryanair Holdings Plc’s as part of the discount airline’s takeover bid for Aer Lingus Group...
The government was legally required to make a statement to Parliament by the end of December on whether it will include CO2 emissions from international aviation and shipping (IAS) in the UK’s climate target under the Climate Change Act.
Planned changes to London City Airport (LCY) will allow it to handle aircraft the size of the Bombardier C-Series, putting the city centre airport within range of the Middle East and the east coast of the US.