SASIG January Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights The New year brought a flurry of parliamentary activity related to aviation. First in response to the threat to Flybe – with a survival deal being agreed with the Government (to include a consultation reviewing APD), accompanied by a Regional...

SASIG December Newsletter

SASIG Newsletter – December 2019  Editor’s Highlights With New Year greetings from the Secretariat, this December newsletter focuses largely on industry news and forthcoming events as the General Election and its Brexit focused aftermath when Parliament returned,...

SASIG November Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights    A short newsletter this month because election purdah eliminated parliamentary activity although the three party manifestos mentioned aviation. The election result will be an important milestone, not only in terms of the direction...

SASIG October Newsletter

SASIG Newsletter – October 2019  Editor’s Highlights    Despite the fact Parliament was prorogued and a General Election called, October was nevertheless a busy month for aviation in Parliament with: a Bill on Air Traffic Management and Unmanned...

SASIG September Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights Hot on the tail of the bumper summer Newsletter comes September’s. Parliamentary business was dominated by Brexit and the decision to prorogue and then re-open parliamentary sittings.  The main item of transport business was the collapse...