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Heathrow (SP) Limited Results for the six months ended 30 June 2014

Heathrow (SP) Limited Results for the six months ended 30 June 2014

25 July, 2014

Categories:
Capacity/Economy
Corporate
Financial
Traffic figures

  • Strong passenger satisfaction in 2014 with two consecutive quarters of record scores
  • 35.1 million passengers travelled through Heathrow with 1.9% growth driven mainly by intercontinental traffic
  • Steady start to the new regulatory period with revenue up 7.4% to £1,234 million and EBITDA up 15.4% to £704 million
  • Her Majesty the Queen officially opened Terminal 2 – the Queen’s Terminal on 23 June 2014, following a successful start to operations on 4 June 2014
  • Heathrow’s refined third runway proposal can deliver over £100 billion for the British economy and over 100,000 new jobs by 2025, connecting the whole of the UK to global growth

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Public support for airport expansion growing according to new study

Public support for airport expansion growing according to new study

25 July, 2014

Categories:
Airport (general)
Capacity/Economy
Local Community

A recent survey by the Government shows increasing public support for airport expansion.

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Heathrow launches task force on national connectivity

Heathrow launches task force on national connectivity

24 July, 2014

Categories:
Airport (general)
Capacity/Economy
Corporate
Local Community

  • Lord Shipley of Gosforth announced as Chair of the independent National Connectivity Task Force
  • Heathrow publishes latest submission to the Airports Commission setting out its commitment to connect the whole of the UK to global growth
  • Heathrow is the only hub option on the Airports Commission short-list

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Heathrow launches property and noise consultation

Heathrow launches property and noise consultation

21 July, 2014

Categories:
Airport (general)
Corporate
Environment
Local Community
Noise

Heathrow will today launch a twelve week consultation with local residents and businesses, asking for their views on how Heathrow should shape a proposed compensation package in the event of a third runway.

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Independent CAA modelling shows more than 300,000 could be taken out of Heathrow noise footprint with a third runway

Independent CAA modelling shows more than 300,000 could be taken out of Heathrow noise footprint with a third runway

14 July, 2014

Categories:
Environment
Local Community
Noise

  • Heathrow data to the Airports Commission independently verified by the regulator
  • Between 28% and 45% fewer people affected by noise using the Mayor’s preferred measure
  • Between 15% and 21% fewer people affected by noise against Government’s preferred measure
  • Flight paths confirm periods of noise relief for every community, unlike Gatwick plans

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