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Category: Issues

The Environmental Costs of Airport Expansion

A host of environmental issues has to be addressed first before an airport expansion takes place: worsening climate, more toxic air, and roaring engines, to name a few. We are talking about sustainability—what kind of habitat will we be leaving the future generation? We owe it to them to keep the world a healthy place […]

How Airport Expansion Can Affect the UK Economy

The Government’s Aviation White Paper outlines the biggest single programme of expansion the UK will have ever seen. In the White Paper, the Government said that it expects the number of passengers using UK airports to nearly treble by 2030. To meet this demand the Government said that new runways would probably be required at Stansted, Heathrow […]