Boris Johnson ditches £200m London City Airport expansion plans

Boris Johnson today pulled the plug on plans to double the capacity of London City Airport, saying expansion would "blight the lives of thousands of people". The Mayor of London said granting permission for the £200million scheme - including a 50 per cent increase in take-offs and landings - would lead to an "unacceptable" increase in noise, … [Read more...]

BCAW written Statement of Case

The airport’s alarming proposals for relaxing its noise controls are to be scrutinised by a public inquiry which starts on 18th May. Read our main submission paper to the inquiry here [PDF]. … [Read more...]