BIFA echoes warning that UK, EU are unprepared for no-deal Brexit

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has warned of the likely negative impact of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union without an exit deal in place – a so-called no-deal Brexit – since the possibility emerged. The trade association this week released a statement in support of a Confederation of British Industry finding that few companies […]
  • Caryn Livingston
  • July 31, 2019

Can London’s mayor break the airport expansion logjam?

Who says the Brits can’t make a decision on airport expansion? London’s new mayor, Sadiq Khan, who took office in May, has dropped his predecessor’s objections and approved the expansion of London City Airport. The airport has been granted planning permission for its $451.3 million expansion, allowing it to increase passenger traffic from 4.3 million […]
  • Lewis King
  • July 29, 2016

Is Londons hub future islands in the stream?

There is nothing the British like more than good old-fashioned gossip over the afternoon teacups. Right now, they are getting all fussed up over where London’s future hub airport should be located. Up until now, the focus has been on London Heathrow as the country’s prime aviation gateway. But to expand, develop and retain that […]
  • October 30, 2013