• Tax

    The UK is at the bottom of the international competitiveness league for tax on tourists – coming 137th out of 138 countries, only above Chad.

  • Economy

    The aviation sector contributes around £18 billion per annum of economic output to the UK economy.

  • Economy

    Goods worth £116 billion are shipped by air between the UK and non-EU countries, representing 35% of the UK’s extra-EU trade by value.

  • Environment

    Globally, aviation is responsible for about 1 to 2% of greenhouse gas emissions.

UK Airlines support Aviation Industry Code of Practice on Disruptive Passengers

UK Airlines support Aviation Industry Code of Practice on Disruptive Passengers

The British Air Transport Association, the Airport Operators Association, the Airport Police Commanders Group, the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers and the UK Travel Retail Forum have joined together to create a common, consistent approach that co-ordinates and enhances existing efforts to prevent and minimise disruptive passenger behaviour. Read more