The Airports Commission Report Follow-up: Carbon Emissions, Air Quality and Noise

Contents

Terms of reference

Summary

1 Introduction

2 Air Quality

Introduction

EU Limit Values

Vehicle Emissions Modelling and Future Testing

High Court Ruling

Appraisal of Sustainability

Interpretation of Compliance

Health Costs

Low Emission Technology

Conclusion

Surface Access

Requirements

Accountability and Capacity

Conclusion

3 Carbon Emissions

Background

International Aviation and the Climate Change Act

Non-CO2 Emissions

Conclusions

4 Noise

Introduction

Mitigating Measures

Respite

Night Flights

Like-for-Like Comparisons

Fewer People Affected than Today

Conclusion

Independent Aviation Noise Authority

Noise Attitudes Survey

Engagement

Conclusion

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal Minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament





20 February 2017