Heathrow Hub Limited (HHL) is of the view is that it is essential to maximise the options of providing for additional airport capacity at Heathrow Airport to maintain its hub status.
Accordingly, HHL has revised the Airports NPS so that it includes its Extended Northern Runway (ENR) scheme along with the Northwest Runway (NWR) scheme promoted by Heathrow Airport Limited.
HHL is of the view that any short-term delay to the designation of the Airports NPS that includes the ENR scheme will not be material in the medium to long term and will be outweighed by the benefits, flexibility and resilience it will bring.
DAC Beachcroft LLP has drafted amendments to the National Policy Statement (NPS), due to be considered by Parliament in the summer. Rather than only including Heathrow Airport's proposal, which poses a serious risk for the Government's desire to increase capacity at Heathrow as soon as possible, the NPS has been revised to include the Extended Northern Runway