§ 37. Mr. L. SMITH
asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air the number 2892 of aerodromes now in existence in this country, dividing them into State-owned, municipal-owned, and private-owned; and indicating which of the English and Welsh counties are without any?
§ Mr. MONTAGUE
As regards the first part of the question, the lumber of licensed civil aerodromes in Great Britain and Northern Ireland is 127, of which five are State-owned, five are municipal-owned and 117 are privately-owned. In addition, there are 48 Royal Air Force aerodromes. As regards the second part, all the counties of Wales, except Flint, and the following counties of England are without aerodromes: Cumberland, Westmorland, Shropshire, Rutland, Huntingdonshire, Monmouthshire, Herefordshire and Cornwall.