Stansted News

Monday, May 4, 2015

Parents of children under 12 will no longer have to pay Air Passenger Duty (APD) when they fly through Stansted Airport.

An Elsenham fruit distributor, who rented out a field for a company to use as parking for Stansted Airport, has failed in court to challenge a council order to remove all vehicles from the land.

The Aerozone at Stansted Airport is due to take off this June.

Youngsters will be able to find out about busy airport life at a brand new educational facility at the airport.

Ryanair jet taking off from Stansted

Stansted Airport continues to be the fastest growing airport in the UK with passengers in the last year increasing by more than 15 per cent.

Nearly 40 flights were cancelled today (Thursday) and yesterday due to a two-day air strike by a French air traffic controllers union.

Flights out of Stansted were cancelled today as the two-day French air traffic controllers strike continues.

Nearly 40 flights were cancelled today (Thursday) and yesterday due to a two-day air strike by a French air traffic controllers union.

Two people have been jailed for six weeks after admitting stealing duty free items from Stansted Airport.

Stansted Airport

Aircraft pilots were targeted with lasers around Stansted Airport 45 times last year.

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