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Clause 9 - Operators of areas

Part of Civil Aviation Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 5:45 pm on 28th February 2012.

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Photo of Theresa Villiers Theresa Villiers The Minister of State, Department for Transport 5:45 pm, 28th February 2012

The answer will vary depending on who is actually in control in the sense that I have just outlined. However, my hon. Friend is right to say that  the factors that the CAA will take into account will include ownership of other airports. The legal operator will be the one that is ultimately licensed.