Stansted wins top industry award

Cargo aircraft at Stansted's freight terminal Credit: Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport has won an Air Cargo World Excellence Award for the way it deals with freight traffic.

The Essex airport received the prize in the European category of the awards.

Stansted is one of the largest air freight hubs in the UK. It sends more than 200,000 tonnes of cargo to destinations across the world every year.