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Freight forwarders welcome MPs’ backing for the expansion of Heathrow Airport … but doubts remain

Freight forwarders welcome MPs backing for the expansion of Heathrow Airport but doubts remain

Speaking after yesterday’s parliamentary vote in favour of the National Policy Statement for Heathrow expansion, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) said: “Whilst BIFA welcomes the positive news from Parliament yesterday, today’s media coverage of the obstacles that the project still faces leave me with …

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Hoppecke helps British Airways to boost efficiency and reduce emissions

Hoppecke helps British Airways to boost efficiency and reduce emissions

Innovative technology from energy management specialist Hoppecke Industrial Batteries is helping British Airways to prepare aircraft for departure more efficiently and more environmentally-friendly than has previously been possible. Leading the way in reducing the carbon footprint in the aerospace sector, British Airways – working in partnership with Heathrow Airport – …

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Government delays threatens break in UK supply chain says FTA

GOVERNMENT DELAYS THREATEN BREAK IN UK SUPPLY CHAIN, SAYS FTA

The UK’s logistics industry is demanding that the Government publishes the results of its Migration Advisory Committee (MAC)’s recommendations on the future role of European workers in the UK immediately, instead of waiting until its proposed publication date next year. According to the Freight Transport Association FTA , waiting until …

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New Heathrow runway support a win win says CILT

New Heathrow runway support a win win says CILT

The Government’s decision to support the provision of an additional runway at Heathrow should be made into a ‘win-win’ situation for all parties, claims The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) after today’s announcement. Paul Le Blond, Chair, Aviation Policy Group, CILT says: ‘The end to uncertainty over airports …

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