History and the Heathrow expansion

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History shows that UK eventually builds the infrastructure it needs, writes Andrew Adonis

Ryanair threatens to exit Denmark

Warning follows Danish court ruling allowing strike action

Jakarta warns AirAsia affiliate on equity

Indonesian affiliate told to raise new equity or risk losing licence

China lifts ban on giant Valemax ships

Four ports officially opened to Brazilian iron ore miner’s vessels

Ryanair and Hertz clash over car hire deal

Irish airline to take legal action after rental group ends tie-up

Valls tries to calm Toulouse airport fears

French PM plays down role of missing Chinese executive

DoJ launches probe of high airline fares

US prices have been rising as jet fuel cost has fallen

Keep politics out of infrastructure

Economic strength depends on independent system to identify national needs and priorities

A convincing case for Heathrow expansion

Cameron must end years of dithering and back the Davies plan


Stagecoach starts park-and-ride scheme

Stagecoach hopes to replicate facility nationwide

Danish court rules against Ryanair

Carrier must sign collective agreement with local staff

Asciano: ships of good hope

Brookfield offer looks good — if it comes mostly in cash

Heathrow plan ‘fundamentally different’

Sir Howard Davies believes radical changes by the airport make its plan viable

Uber set to open in 7 new Indian cities

Ride-sharing app’s biggest expansion in market dominated by Ola

Currency slump dents corporate Indonesia

Rupiah hits lows not seen since 1998 Asian financial crisis

Heathrow expansion faces multiple hurdles

Tory opponents whose constituents live under the flight path will fight to the end

Q&A: Airports Commission report

The key findings of the Davies report, and what happens next

Airports panel backs Heathrow expansion

Davies calls for ban on night flights to reduce noise

Reaction: UK airports panel decision

Business, political and environment groups give their verdict

Lufthansa offers Germanwings victims €25,000

Task force could face random tests for drugs and alcohol


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