Airports Commission sink Boris Johnson’s estuary airport plans

Airports Commission sink Boris Johnson’s estuary airport plans

Nov 23, 2014 News by Gary Searing
By Adam Bienkov Boris Johnson's dreams of moving Heathrow airport to the Thames Estuary took a major setback today after an investigation found it would cause huge environmental, financial and safety risks.
A study for by the Airports Commission found that a new estuary airport on the Hoo Peninsula in Kent, would cause "large scale direct […]

Lakenheath Helicopter Crash Caused By Bird Strike

Nov 22, 2014 News by Pierre Molina
A US military helicopter from RAF Lakenheath which came down on the North Norfolk coast, killing four crew members, crashed as a result of bird strikes, officials have said. The HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed near Cley next the Sea on January 7 during a routine training exercise. This morning the US Air Force issued […]

Red Arrows suffer THIRD bird strike in two weeks reports say

Aug 20, 2014 News by admin
By Retford Times The Red Arrows are believed to have been hit by a third bird strike in as many weeks, according to an unconfirmed report. It has been reported the Red 8 jet hit the bird during Farnborough Air Show in Hampshire today, although the incident has not yet been confirmed by the RAF. In the last fortnight, […]