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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: “The Airport Operators Association supports HS2, which we believe will greatly improve the UK’s national infrastructure and boost connectivity. It is crucial that the line links up with the UK’s major airports, and helps to deliver a genuinely integrated transport policy.

“This enhanced level of connectivity could significantly improve the passenger experience for business people, tourists and those seeking to visit friends and family in the UK and around the world.”