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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.

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

BATA Reaction to Hunt Tourism Speech

The reaction of Simon Buck, BATA’s Chief Executive to the speech given today about “a post-Olympic tourism revolution”by Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, the Secretary of State of Culture, Media & Sport.

August 14th, 2012

BATA Chief Executive to Speak At London Aviation Conference

Simon Buck, Chief Executive of BATA, will be speaking at ‘A New Aviation Policy: what does the UK really need? – a conference being held in London on 27th September.

August 7th, 2012

Home Affairs Select Committee Report on ‘Work of the Border Force’: BATA Reaction

BATA’s reaction to today’s publication of the report by the Home Affairs Select Committee on the work of the Border Force is here.

July 26th, 2012

Reaction to Rail Investment Announcement

BATA’s reaction to the announcement today (16th July) by the Government about plans for over £9 billion of public support for investment in rail infrastructure, having just delayed yet again any decision on increasing airport capacity.

July 16th, 2012

BATA Comment on Publication of DfT Draft Aviation Policy Framework

BATA has issued this comment reacting to the publication by the DfT today of the draft aviation policy framework consultation.

July 12th, 2012

BATA Chairman Reappointed For Another Three Year Term

BATA has announced that Dr Barry Humphreys has been reappointed as Chairman for another three year period, from 1st May 2012.

May 8th, 2012

BATA Meets With Home Secretary About Border Queues – Comment

BATA has issued this comment, following the meeting earlier today with the Home Secretary on the subject of border queues.

May 3rd, 2012

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