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Up, Up or flight delayed?

Shaping aviation to help boost economic growth, connectivity & skills will be at the centre of a new strategy to prepare the industry for the next 3 decades & beyond, the government has announced recently.

The public are being consulted on how this vital sector should respond to a range of technological, security, environmental & customer service challenges.  It also looks at how the government can support future growth in an industry which directly supports 240,000 jobs and contributes at least £22bn to the UK economy each year.
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DfT:  Government sets out vision for future of UK aviation

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CCC: UK aviation emissions must be consistent with UK climate change commitments

UK secures historic deal to combat global aviation emissions

PM seeks UN action to make air travel safer

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