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AOA urges Osborne to act on Air Passenger Duty to boost jobs and growth






The Airport Operators Association welcomes today’s PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) report into the impact Air Passenger Duty (APD) is having on the UK economy. It urges Chancellor George Osborne to commission a Treasury study into the effects of APD on UK…






Jet2.com celebrates 10th birthday with private party plane competition






Jet2.com is giving one lucky winner an ultimate VIP experience – a weekend away on their own themed private party plane! To celebrate its 10th birthday, Jet2.com has today launched a competition to win a private VIP plane party with…






AOA responds to HS2 route announcement






The Airport Operators Association (AOA) has responded tot he unveiling by the Department for Transport (DfT) of the proposed route for the second stage of the High Speed 2 (HS2) railway link. Darren Caplan, Chief Executive of the AOA, said:…






Jet2.com lands ‘Best Short Haul Airline’ award






Jet2.com has landed the title of ‘Best Short Haul Airline’ at the 2013 Globe Travel Awards. The airline received the award at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London after beating Air France/KLM, British Airways, easyJet, and Lufthansa to win the…






21 January snow updates






Snow is continuing to disrupt flights up and down the country and the main advice to passengers with flights today is to check the status of their flight before travelling to the airport, and allow extra time for their journey.…






AOA statement regarding possible snow disruption at UK airports






The Airport Operators Association (AOA) has issued the following statement regarding possible disruption at UK airports due to snow: AOA Chief Executive, Darren Caplan, said: “UK airports will do everything in their power to ensure that passengers are not disrupted…