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Media Centre

Airlines UK acts as a collective voice for the UK airline industry in the media, issuing comments and press releases, as well as providing spokespeople and meeting interview requests.

Response to Budget Statement

BATA has reacted to the Chancellor’s Budget Statement, calling the missed opportunity to create growth and jobs, with the failure to scrap the tax on flying, a “shocking own goal”

March 20th, 2013

BATA Responds to Gatwick Business Plan

BATA has responded to the publication today of the Gatwick Airport business plan.

February 14th, 2013

Heathrow Investment Plan – BATA Reaction

BATA has reacted to the publication today by Heathrow Airport a £3bn investment plan.

February 12th, 2013

Autumn Statement 2012 – BATA Response

BATA has issued a response to today’s Autumn Statement by the Chancellor.

December 5th, 2012

BATA Reaction to EC ‘Stopping the Clock’ on Aviation in Emissions Trading Scheme

In response to the announcement today by the European Commission about the suspension of aspects of airline involvement in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme, BATA has issued this statement.

November 12th, 2012

BATA Submits Response to Government Consultation on Aviation Policy

BATA has today issued a press release to accompany the publication of its response to the Government’s consultation on an ‘Aviation Policy Framework’.

October 31st, 2012

BATA Comment on Policy Exchange Aviation Report

Reaction from BATA to the publication of the aviation report by the think tank, Policy Exchange.

October 5th, 2012

BATA Reaction To Creation Of An Independent Aviation Connectivity Commission

BATA has reacted to the formal announcement today by the Department for Transport about the creation of an ‘Independent Aviation Connectivity Commission’ to be headed by Sir Howard Davies.

September 7th, 2012

Reaction to Parliamentary Report on APD and Aviation Policy

BATA has welcomed the report published today by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Aviation following the inquiry it has held into Aviation Policy and Air Passenger Duty.

August 29th, 2012

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