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UKBA Removal Charter Fights Cost £10.3 million

67 UKBA Charter flights in 2009/2010 costing £10.3 million ‘Freemovement’ requested information on Charter flights removing persons from the UK who have breached UK immigration rules. The request was dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 1. In the financial year April 2009/March 2010 how many charter flights...
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Deportation Flight Fails To Take Off.

Yesterday’s charter flight from Heathrow to the Kurdish Regional Government area (KRG) of Northern Iraq did not take off. Initial reports suggest that several coaches took around 70 detainees to the airport, but ended up returning them all to UK Immigration Removal Centres. There are rumours that the KRG authorities...
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