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
Nantes Protest Weekend: In August 2013, German and British activists joined French activists campaigning against the proposed new airport new Nantes
European Day of Action against Night Flights: This took place in November 2013
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.
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.