Tag "Airport"

Plane crash pollution

The Channel Express Fokker F27 cargo plane crashed near Forest Road on 12 January 1999 killing its two pilots. The chemicals in the firefighting foam used on the scene have since contaminated the site, although authorities insist it has posed no risk to public health.

TRACES of harmful chemical PFOS, sprayed onto a plane crash site on Forest Road, has been polluting the Petit Bot stream and affecting milk produced by cows grazing there for the last 14 years.

Flybe to drop Gatwick slots

Flybe introduced a new jet service to London Gatwick at the end of March this year. The airline will cease operating the route next March.

FLYBE will drop its Guernsey to London Gatwick service from March next year, the airline announced this morning.