§ Mr. David Marshall
asked the Secretary of State for Transport if, in view of the time saving involved, he will make it his policy to maintain a helicopter link between Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
§ Mr. Michael Spicer
No. My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State directed the Civil Aviation Authority last year on environmental grounds to terminate the licence for the Heathrow-Gatwick helicopter service shortly after the opening of the Wisley-Reigate section of the M25.