Latest news:
News category: Aviation / Airports

854 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
Lead Story
Heathrow Airport’s owners are drawing up plans to dramatically cut car trips to the airport as part of efforts to win Government approval for a... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Steff Whitfield has been appointed head of airport surface access strategy at the DfT. She was the DfT’s head of group services, rail portfolio... continue
Local Transport Today
News
The Peel Group has taken 100% ownership of Liverpool John Lennon Airport by acquiring the 65% stake held by Vantage Airport Group, which wants to... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The DfT has appointed a partnership of consultants WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff to study options for improving surface transport links to Leeds... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Heathrow Airport chief executive Colin Matthews, 57, is to stand down in June after six years in post. ... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The Mayor of London Boris Johnson is arguing for a new cabinet post in the next Government to deliver infrastructure, according to the London... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Gatwick Airport’s owners have committed to start construction of a second runway before the end of the next Parliament in 2020 if the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Two visions have been unveiled for transforming  Heathrow Airport into a new town if a new hub airport were built to the east of London. The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
  A double track rail connection between HS2 and HS1 could deliver cross-London rail services between Kent and the Midlands as well as... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Gavin Smith, Transport for Greater Bristol Alliance Bristol BS3
Bristol’s long-standing transport planning problems have not one but two sources: a democratic deficit, and fantasy economics. But help may be... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Stephen Plowden, London NW1
The phrase “predict and provide” first appeared in my book Towns Against Traffic, published in 1972. I used it to draw attention to... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
Households affected by noise from a proposed second runway at Gatwick would receive annual compensation equivalent to band A council tax (currently... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Scotland’s transport minister Keith Brown has asked officials to investigate the feasibility of running tram-train vehicles between Glasgow... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The UK needs a four-runway hub airport if the country's international connectivity is to be protected and enhanced, concludes the Independent Tra... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Independent Transport Commission has urged the Airports Commission to reject the idea of building a second runway at Gatwick, saying that only a... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A liverpool taxi operator has launched a taxibus service in direct competition with bus services between the city centre and Liverpool John Lennon... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
  It’s difficult to know what to make of the Office of National Statistics’ findings on how commuting affects personal well-being.... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Train operator Heathrow Express has announced ambitions to run a rail service between the airport, Slough and Reading, when the new western rail link... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
the scottish Government has explained the proposed arrangements for transport regulation in the event of a Yes vote in the independence referendum on... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
The DfT will from today fund a £5 reduction on all domestic flights from Newquay as part of its plan to support Cornish travellers after the... continue
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | >