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Aviation: Exhaust Emissions

Question for Department for Transport

UIN HL15132, tabled on 21 April 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to their announcement on 20 April that international shipping emissions will be included within UK net zero targets, whether they will make a similar commitment in relation to international aviation emissions.

Answered on

27 April 2021

As announced on 20 April, we have set the Sixth Carbon Budget to include both international aviation and shipping emissions, as recommended by our independent climate advisors, the Climate Change Committee.