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Opposition mounts as Heathrow runway decision looms

12 January 2009 Press Release Airline News

Gordon Brown is facing increasing internal opposition to a third Heathrow runway as rebel Labour MPs have backed plans for a new London airport.With a decision over the additional Heathrow runway possible as early as this Wednesday, the MPs have launched a cross-party parliamentary group to back the construction of an airport on the Thames estuary.