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London's airport crisis a hurdle for British exports

Cargo volumes at Heathrow, which has flights to just seven other UK airports, trail rivals

The problem for exporters is that Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, is already at its limits. Increasing capacity by adding a third runway is controversial because it's enveloped by urban sprawl.


RESTAURANTS from Spain to Hong Kong clamour for mini-lobsters caught off northern Scotland.

For the fishermen who sell the langoustines live for almost US$30 a pound, there's one problem: London's overstretched airports don't offer the flight connections needed to get the...

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