A responsible business is a good business. We provide employment for thousands of staff, help people to travel for business or pleasure and support education and regeneration. Our challenge is to do this in a way that shares these benefits without unacceptable impacts on the environment or our neighbours.
Our Environment Plan describes in detail the environmental issues we face at Manchester Airport, setting out challenging targets in order to achieve our environmental policies. The Environment Plan is one of four action plans which support our Master Plan to 2030.
The three other action plans are:
The Environmental Policy gives a top level statement of our approach to managing the environment at Manchester Airport.
Our Noise Action Plan 2013-18 sets out how we are going to manage the impacts of aircraft noise up to 2015 in order to limit and reduce where possible, the number of people affected by noise as a result of the airport’s activities. A shorter Noise Action Plan Summary is also available.
Our Night Noise Policy details the measures we put in place to ensure noise impacts from night flights are controlled.