Gatwick Publishes Regurgitated Noise Action Plan

Gatwick Airport Ltd has published a press release announcing what appears at first sight to be a new ‘Noise Action Plan’, thus raising hopes among the thousands of people adversely…

CAA agree that building a new runway to benefit consumers cannot be achieved at the expense of the overflown

“Aviation noise currently affects more people in the UK than any other country in Europe. It affects the quality of life of those who live close to airports, provokes strong…

Gatwick Boasts of Increased Flight Capacity

Air traffic controllers at Gatwick Airport handled a total of 906 movements on 29 August, breaking their own world record for air traffic movements in a day from a single…

MP Calls for Reconsideration of Flawed Consultation

GREG CLARK, MP for Tunbridge Wells, has called on Gatwick Airport Ltd to reconsider the “flawed” consultation on aircraft noise and emissions, which closes next week, urging them to “go…

Wealden MP Charles Hendry Slams Gatwick Airport CEO Over Estuary Airport Stance

Wealden MP Charles Hendry has hit out at comments made by the CEO of Gatwick Airport in light of the Davies Commissions’ decision to rule out the Thames Estuary airport…

Lufthansa takes delivery of world’s first aircraft with vortex generators

More than 200 Lufthansa aircraft Airbus A320 to become quieter Lufthansa will today take delivery of its first Airbus A320 with vortex generators. The brand-new Airbus aircraft with registration D-AIUB…

Don’t delay – object today!

Please complain about every low-flying or noisy aircraft you experience. They should be flying at 4,000 feet over Chiddingstone, but many fly much lower, and we must complain to Gatwick…

Lib Dems

The Lib Dem Pre-Election Manifesto, published today, says that they will -Ensure our airport infrastructure meets the needs of a modern and open economy, without allowing emissions from aviation to…

Kent Parish Councils Join to Oppose Gatwick 2nd Runway

High Weald Parish Councils Aviation Action Group Have Joined forces to oppose the second runway at Gatwick Airport. The group (pictured) uniquely brings together a large number of High Weald…