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...

SASIG Summer Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights This version of the Newsletter comes as a ‘quarterly’ edition combining the busy period in the run up to the SASIG House of Commons reception on 10thJuly and the typically much quieter period over the summer holiday period when Parliament is in...

SASIG May Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights The Whitsun recess means there is relatively little Parliamentary news this month, but the ‘Climate Emergency’ protests, which successfully raised climate change as a political issue again, have filtered their way through into news stories about...