The work of the Airport Performance Facilitation Group is now complete. The Group was formed to oversee the implementation by industry of the main recommendations of the South-East Airports Taskforce
On 21 November 2012 Iain Osborne, Chair of APFG, wrote to the Minister of State enclosing a progress report on the work of the group and how the initiatives would be taken forward. The report was subsequently discussed at a reconvened meeting fo the South-East Airports Taskforce on 6 December 2012.
The South-East Airports Taskforce recommended a package of initiatives to address punctuality, delay and resilience issues at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted. These initiatives are being taken forward at an airport level in conjunction with other stakeholders and the Airport Performance Facilitation Group was set up to oversee progress.
Membership of the Group can be found in the Group’s Terms of Reference. The Group was chaired by Iain Osborne, Group Director, Regulatory Policy of the CAA. The CAA acted as facilitator, and the Group included representatives from Government, airports, airlines, NATS, Airport Coordination Ltd, London First and Aviation Environment Federation.
The Group was also responsible for monitoring how the SEAT initiatives fitted together with other schemes aimed at enhancing performance, notably:
The Group met five times between September 2011 and November 2012. Please click here to see the agenda and minutes of each meeting.
Regulatory Policy Group, CAA House, 45-59 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6TE