From perspective of uk government assess data and criteria that would need for full evaluation of new london airport in thames estuary

Task
1. From the perspective of the UK government assess the data and criteria that would be needed for a full evaluation of a new London airport in the Thames estuary. In other words what are the main sources of information (data) and criteria that would be require by the minster for transport to allow a detailed evaluation to be concluded on the benefits and dis-benefits of this proposed development.

2: Highlight three criteria that you feel should be critical to the governments decision to approve or disapprove this project

NB: this is set against the background assumption of the disapproval of a 3rd runway at London Heathrow. It will also be assumed that the government will disapprove further developments at Gatwick and stansted. it can be assumed that a consortium of interests are prepared to undertake the building of the new airport and that this now has the full support of the major uk airlines including BA, BMI, and Virgin Atlantic.

Assessment criteria
The answer should include the following aspects:

a) Environmental data and criteria essential for the evaluation of this proposal -25%
b) Social data and criteria essential for the evaluation of this proposal -25%
c) Economic data and criteria essential for the evaluation of this proposal 25%
d) Three criteria which are likely to be critical to the evaluation of this proposal 25%
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