HC Deb 30 January 1978 vol 943 c19W
Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

asked the Secretary of State for Trade, pending the publication of the White Paper on airport strategy, whether it is his policy that the Highlands and Islands airports should be removed from the control of the Civil Aviation Authority to the British Airports Authority; and when he expects to make a definitive statement on this matter.

Mr. Clinton Davis

The Government's decision regarding the future ownership of the Highlands and Islands aerodromes will be included in the White Paper on airports policy which will be published on 1st February.

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