Transport Committee: press notice

Session 2008-09, 26 March 2009

Evidence Sessions


Evidence Sessions

USE OF AIRSPACE

(FIFTH AND SIXTH EVIDENCE SESSIONS)

On Wednesday 1 April at 2.45 pm in The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House, Westminster, the Committee will hold its fifth evidence session on Use of airspace. The following will give evidence:

2.45 pm

Airport Operators Association

BAA Airports Limited

Birmingham International Airport Ltd

London City Airport

Manchester Airports Group

3.45 pm

General Aviation Alliance

British Business and General Aviation Association

Light Aircraft Association

These timings are approximate and the session may start slightly earlier or later than advertised.


On Wednesday 22 April at 2.45 pm in Westminster (venue to be advised) the sixth and final evidence session for this inquiry will take place. The following will give evidence:

2.45 pm

Department for Transport

Civil Aviation Authority

These timings are approximate and the session may start slightly earlier or later than advertised.

FURTHER INFORMATION:

1. Committee Membership is as follows: Mrs Louise Ellman (Chairman) (Liverpool Riverside), Mr David Clelland (Tyne Bridge), Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering), Mr John Leech (Manchester Withington), Mr Eric Martlew (Carlisle), Mr Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin), Ms Angela C Smith (Sheffield, Hillsborough), Sir Peter Soulsby (Leicester South), Mr Graham Stringer (Manchester Blackley), Mr David Wilshire (Spelthorne), Sammy Wilson (East Antrim).

2. Transcripts of evidence sessions for the Committee's inquiries can be found on the Committee website at: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmtran.htm

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