Campaigning across national boundaries

Over the last few years there has been a lot of communication between aviation activists across Europe. Here are just some of the activities which have taken place.

Brussels Conference 2010:  Attended by key activists from a dozen European countries to take part in workshops and plan closer ways of working together



Munich Conference:  In June 2013 over 200 activists attended a European Conference held near Munich

Munich conference plenary



Nantes Protest Weekend:  In August 2013, German and British activists joined French activists campaigning against the proposed new airport new Nantes

Nantes the crowds in Nantes

European Day of Action against Night Flights:  This took place in November 2013

DSCF7780All the flags and mugs

In 2014 aviation and airport activists across Europe continued to network with each other.  Here are some of the events which have taken place:

Frankfurt Terminal Occupation:  In April 2014 campaigners from Britain and the Netherlands joined Frankfurt activists on the 100th  occasion they had occupied the terminal in their protest against the 4th runway.

Frankfurt UK banner

  Nantes Protest Weekend:  In July 2014 activists from Belgium, Germany and Britain supported the French campaigners against the proposed new airport at Notre-Dames-des-Landes outside Nantes.

AirportWatch Europe in Nantes 2






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