Parents of children under 12 will no longer have to pay Air Passenger Duty (APD) when they fly through Stansted Airport.
An Elsenham fruit distributor, who rented out a field for a company to use as parking for Stansted Airport, has failed in court to challenge a council order to remove all vehicles from the land.
Youngsters will be able to find out about busy airport life at a brand new educational facility at the airport.
Stansted Airport continues to be the fastest growing airport in the UK with passengers in the last year increasing by more than 15 per cent.
Flights out of Stansted were cancelled today as the two-day French air traffic controllers strike continues.