Luton Airport Expansion – Response to Consultation

Luton Airport Expansion – Response to Consultation

Luton is one of many UK airports with plans to expand and significantly increase their maximum passenger capacity. Named ‘Luton Rising’, it plans to increase capacity from 18 to 32 million passengers per year (a 78% increase).  Like Bristol and Gatwick in 2021, we...

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Case Study: Omega Green Biofuel Refinery, Paraguay

Case Study: Omega Green Biofuel Refinery, Paraguay

Safe Landing members were involved in this project and helped draft the final report titled “Producing fuel for other people’s planes: A case study on the Omega Green Biofuel refinery in Paraguay” which was commissioned by the Stay Grounded Network and authored by...

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Bristol Airport Expansion – Response to Decision

Bristol Airport Expansion – Response to Decision

We’re concerned by the expansion plans of many airports around the UK. These assume business-as-usual air traffic growth across the 2020s & 2030s, in a similar fashion to the growth that occurred across the 2010s. However, we're in a position where the climate...

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The Right Track for Green Jobs – Possible report

The Right Track for Green Jobs – Possible report

We recently helped the climate-action charity Possible produce this report into how aviation workers could be redeployed in a low-carbon travel/tourism sector. They found that reductions in aviation demand could generate a net increase of up to 340,000 jobs. New jobs...

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Guide: Engaging Aviation Workers and Trade Unions

Guide: Engaging Aviation Workers and Trade Unions

Increasing jobs is one of the main industry arguments for airport expansion and aviation growth. Having a good answer, making the case for worker’s rights, and building solidarity will be key for the success of any campaign. Safe Landing contributed to this short...

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