Sustainable Development Plan

Setting out the context for the growth and development of East Midlands Airport

Sustainable development EMA

The East Midlands Airport Sustainable Development Plan is our vision of how we see the airport developing over the next 20 years. It updates our previous Master Plan published in 2006.

We are ambitious for the development of the airport and our region. Our aim is to deepen the role that we play in the Midlands; driving growth through better connectivity; creating jobs and attracting investment and enabling our passengers to enjoy their travel to their favourite destinations from their local airport. As we grow we are committed to growing the airport in a responsible and sustainable way working with our partners to minimise disturbance and reduce emissions.

Thank you to the groups, organisations and local communities who took part and contributed to our final Sustainable Development Plan. We hope that you find our plans useful and interesting. We will keep them up to date and look to working together to develop the airport and bring maximum benefit to the region. 

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Download the 2015 plan

The plan is in five parts. Click to download each one as a PDF.


Economy and Surface Access

Land Use



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