UK Airlines support Aviation Industry Code of Practice on Disruptive Passengers

July 25th, 2016


Airlines UK, the Airport Operators Association, the Airport Police Commanders Group, the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers and the UK Travel Retail Forum have joined together to create the UK Aviation Industry Code of Practice on Disruptive Passengers.

The purpose of this voluntary Code of Practice is to create a common, consistent approach that co-ordinates and enhances existing efforts to prevent and minimise disruptive passenger behaviour.

A copy of the Code is available here.

Further information on what the UK airline community is doing specifically to tackle disruptive behaviour is available here.

The following Airlines UK members are signatories to this Code:

  • easyJet
  • Flybe
  • Monarch
  • Norwegian UK
  • Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Titan Airways
  • Thomson Airways
  • Virgin Atlantic

The following AOA members are signatories to this Code:

  • Aberdeen
  • Belfast International
  • Birmingham
  • Bristol
  • Cardiff
  • Edinburgh
  • Gatwick
  • Glasgow
  • Heathrow Airport
  • Leeds Bradford Airport
  • Liverpool John Lennon
  • London City Airport
  • London Luton Airport
  • Manchester Airports Group – (Bournemouth, East Midlands, London Stansted and Manchester Airport)
  • Newcastle
  • Prestwick
  • Regional & City Airports (City of Derry, Exeter, Norwich)
  • Southampton
  • Southend


For further information please contact Airlines UK ([email protected])


25 July 2016