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UK drone exclusion zones around airports to be extended

UK drone exclusion zones around runways and airports are to be extended by the government as part of tougher legislation…

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European Commission ‘infringed’ UPS’ rights by blocking TNT takeover

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the European Commission in Brussels infringed UPS’ rights when it stopped…

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Time and road haulage permits in short supply for the UK’s RFS sector in a no-deal Brexit looms

UK based airfreight road feeder operators have until the end of this week to apply for international road haulage permits…

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New powers for UK Police to restrict illegal drone use

Britain’s police forces are to receive tough new powers to curb the illegal use of drones following December’s shutdown of…

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Air cargo faces these four logistics challenges in 2019

Air Cargo Faces These Four Logistics Challenges in 2019 By Jos Nuijten, Vice President, Network Integration Strategy, Descartes Many factors…

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UK welcomes Brussels’ no-deal Brexit planning for aviation and trucking

The UK has welcomed the European Union’s (EU) “no-deal” contingency action plan which includes certain short term safeguards for the UK aviation…

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UK industry backs new government aviation strategy consultation

The UK’s Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed the government’s new aviation strategy consultation for its recognition of the importance…

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Transport minister to UK aviation: Keep calm and carry on flying after Brexit

The UK’s Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, has today written to the UK aviation industry over press reports…

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UK supply chain sector demands ‘certainty and direction’ on Brexit as prime minister faces leadership contest

The UK’s supply chain sector is calling for "certainty and direction" as the country’s prime minister faces a vote of…

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European airlines warn of ‘disastrous’ no-deal Brexit

European airlines have warned that a ‘no-deal’ Brexit for the UK could have “disastrous consequences for the aviation industry, including the…

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