Noise tax for airlines proposed

Press Association
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%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Tax breaks for residents and businesses affected by airport noise should be considered by the Government, aviation regulators have said.

Airlines could also be subject to a noise tax to get them to operate the quietest possible planes, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has proposed.