Please write to the Secretary of State for Transport or your Members of Parliament

Please write to the Secretary of State for Transport or your Members of Parliament and state that the growth proposed by Gatwick Airport from the main runway is part of a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP) under the Planning Act 2008 examination. Download suggested letter below Call In Standard letter The planned main runway growth [...]

2020-01-06T10:47:08+00:00 January 5th, 2020|

Gatwick Airport Announcement for Expansion

"This is simply a second runway by stealth," says CAGNE in response to the Gatwick Airport announcement on the 18th July that they intend to use the emergency runway on a regular basis which will create a 36% increase in aircraft movements and put around 70m passengers and workers on the M23 and single railway [...]

2019-07-20T22:28:27+01:00 July 20th, 2019|

On, Wednesday 26th June, an environmental campaign was launched by CAGNE

On, Wednesday 26th June, an environmental campaign was launched by CAGNE and we ask for your support. 'Pledge to Fly Less ' hopes to raise awareness of what flying is doing to our planet as planes burns fossil fuel.  How aviation is heavily subsidised as it avoids paying VAT and duty on fuel, whilst less [...]

2019-07-06T21:44:53+01:00 July 6th, 2019|

CAP 1616 Consultation on Route 4 – Stage 2

This the CAGNE response to the CAP 1616 consultation on Route 4 stage 2 - it is extremely unfair that Gatwick have chosen to only consult those under Route 4 leaving those under other westerly routes vulnerable to noise being moved as suggested in the Gatwick stage 2 paper. Stage 3 - the public consultation [...]

2019-06-17T22:14:09+01:00 June 17th, 2019|

CAGNE meets the new government aircraft noise body

As an aviation umbrella group for Sussex and Surrey, the CAGNE committee met with the commissions of ICCAN, Independent Commission on Civil Aviation Noise, last week to discuss the aircraft noise issues created by Gatwick Airport. “The meeting gave us a unique opportunity to discuss the many noise issues that Gatwick creates for vulnerable communities [...]

2019-05-17T11:00:33+01:00 April 28th, 2019|