Prosecutors are investigating whether the numbers provided for nitrite emissions from passenger hubs planned at Lelystad Airport may have been intentionally incorrect, Omroep Flevoland reports. ..
Leon Adegeest of Stichting Hoog Overijssel, an opponent of the airport, reported 14 people who provided police with figures on airport emissions on suspicion of criminal activity.
Protesters allege that infrastructure and water ministry officials, consulting firms, and (former) Lelystad Airport directors did not correctly declare nitrogen emissions due to environmental impact assessments and compulsory nitrogen declarations. There is.
They accuse authorities of falsifying documents, misusing authority, and hiding important evidence, giving the impression of lower emissions.
Earlier this year, Nature Minister Christianne van der Wol denied the planned environmental permit at the passenger airport, saying the application was based on incorrect calculations.
Lelystad Airport, which offers flight schools and commercial aircraft, will take advantage of short-haul holiday flights to ease pressure on Schipole and allow larger hubs to focus on intercontinental traffic in 2018. It was planned to open the port.
However, the project has suffered from the difficulty of ensuring approval at both the national and European levels. Locals are also protesting the noise pollution and increased traffic in the area.
Lelystad Airport threatened to take the government to court for a denied building permit. Dutch News is asking the airport for an answer to the latest report.
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