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Stansted Airport inquiry: 'Pied Piper' SSE accused of 'leading council over a cliff'

Stansted Airport inquiry: 'Pied Piper' SSE accused of 'leading council over a cliff'

Stansted Airport inquiry: 'Pied Piper' SSE accused of 'leading council over a cliff'

12 January 2021

Stansted owner MAG launches fight to win consent for growth to 43m passengers a year with scathing attack on SSE vice-chairman Brian Ross.


Sonic boom: RAF fighters escort business jet to Stansted Airport

Sonic boom: RAF fighters escort business jet to Stansted Airport

Sonic boom: RAF fighters escort business jet to Stansted Airport

12 January 2021

The jets were scrambled from RAF Coningsby in Lincs after communication problems were reported with a private flight from Germany to Birmingham.


Appeal begins to decide Stansted Airport's future growth

Appeal begins to decide Stansted Airport's future growth

Appeal begins to decide Stansted Airport's future growth

12 January 2021

The entire hearing, due to take place at the Radisson Blu hotel, is now being held online and streamed live despite SSE's concerns.


Furloughed Stansted staff use skills to support NHS

Furloughed Stansted staff use skills to support NHS

Furloughed Stansted staff use skills to support NHS

11 January 2021

Workers have also delivered groceries to food banks, collected shopping and delivered medication to the elderly and vulnerable.


National Express suspends Stansted Airport coaches in nationwide shutdown

National Express suspends Stansted Airport coaches in nationwide shutdown

National Express suspends Stansted Airport coaches in nationwide shutdown

08 January 2021

Scheduled coach services to be paused at end of Sunday (Jan 10) and provisionally resume at start of March.


Councillors to meet in secret about Stansted Airport planning inquiry

Councillors to meet in secret about Stansted Airport planning inquiry

Councillors to meet in secret about Stansted Airport planning inquiry

30 December 2020

Public and press to be barred from extraordinary meeting of Uttlesford District Council as councillors demand answers about Stansted Airport appeal.


Covid-19 variant disrupts Stansted Airport flights

Covid-19 variant disrupts Stansted Airport flights

Covid-19 variant disrupts Stansted Airport flights

22 December 2020

A spokesman said: "This is a fast-moving situation, with many flights subject to short-notice change or cancellation."


Covid-19 testing takes off for Stansted Airport passengers

Covid-19 testing takes off for Stansted Airport passengers

Covid-19 testing takes off for Stansted Airport passengers

03 December 2020

Full range of tests in main terminal comes in the week Government lifted international travel ban at end of lockdown.


Stansted Airport's 'zero carbon emissions' flight goal for 2035

Stansted Airport's 'zero carbon emissions' flight goal for 2035

Stansted Airport's 'zero carbon emissions' flight goal for 2035

29 November 2020

Manchester Airports Group launches competition for airlines to be first to operate carbon-free commercial flight from one of its airports.


How the man who pilots Stansted Airport's green agenda is branching out

How the man who pilots Stansted Airport's green agenda is branching out

How the man who pilots Stansted Airport's green agenda is branching out

28 November 2020

Award-winning environment manager Martin Churley is passionate about sustainability and now his brief includes Manchester and East Midlands.


Army helicopters help police hunt drone above Stansted Airport

Army helicopters help police hunt drone above Stansted Airport

Army helicopters help police hunt drone above Stansted Airport

26 November 2020

Apaches helped police arrest man, 41, on suspicion of causing public nuisance and recklessly endangering aircraft.


New quarantine rules are a relief for Stansted Airport

New quarantine rules are a relief for Stansted Airport

New quarantine rules are a relief for Stansted Airport

24 November 2020

Travellers will be able to end self-isolation after five days, rather than the 14 currently required, from December 15 if they obtain a private test.


Stortford MP welcomes £8m Covid-19 grant for Stansted Airport

Stortford MP welcomes £8m Covid-19 grant for Stansted Airport

Stortford MP welcomes £8m Covid-19 grant for Stansted Airport

24 November 2020

The money is the equivalent of the Uttlesford hub’s business rates bill for this year and part of £100m support for UK airports.


Stansted Airport terminal shutting at 5pm as latest lockdown limits flights

Stansted Airport terminal shutting at 5pm as latest lockdown limits flights

Stansted Airport terminal shutting at 5pm as latest lockdown limits flights

18 November 2020

The 12-hour shutdown each day is in response to the Government's current lockdown and ban on international travel.


Fears of further job losses as Stansted boss slams Government strategy

Fears of further job losses as Stansted boss slams Government strategy

Fears of further job losses as Stansted boss slams Government strategy

02 November 2020

Holidays both in England and abroad will be banned at least until December 2; the only travel exemptions are for work or education.


SSE blasts date and venue for public inquiry into Stansted expansion plan

SSE blasts date and venue for public inquiry into Stansted expansion plan

SSE blasts date and venue for public inquiry into Stansted expansion plan

02 November 2020

SSE says January inquiry is “dangerous, unwise and unnecessary” in light of pandemic and warns it could jeopardise community involvement.


Stansted Airport College students reach for the sky by building own aircraft

Stansted Airport College students reach for the sky by building own aircraft

Stansted Airport College students reach for the sky by building own aircraft

01 November 2020

The apprentices, employed by Ryanair, are constructing a kit plane from scratch but need sponsors to help them buy parts.


Flight path changes at Luton will improve safety for Stansted Airport

Flight path changes at Luton will improve safety for Stansted Airport

Flight path changes at Luton will improve safety for Stansted Airport

19 October 2020

Current arrangements mean any delay at one airport, either in the air or on the ground, can cause extra noise and carbon emissions.


Channel hop from Stansted to Jersey with new Jet2 flights

Channel hop from Stansted to Jersey with new Jet2 flights

Channel hop from Stansted to Jersey with new Jet2 flights

16 October 2020

Two weekly services to the largest of the Channel Islands will operate on Tuesdays and Saturdays for four months in summer 2021.


Stunned barn owl revives after clash with Ryanair plane at Stansted

Stunned barn owl revives after clash with Ryanair plane at Stansted

Stunned barn owl revives after clash with Ryanair plane at Stansted

15 October 2020

An airfield ranger was alerted to a possible bird strike and, when he inspected the runway, found what he thought was the lifeless body of an owl.


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