§ Mr. Mackinlay
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what steps he is taking in his negotiations with the United States authorities to ensure that individual United Kingdom air carriers or airports are not advantaged at the expense of other United Kingdom carriers or regional airports.
§ Mr. Norris
We are seeking a liberalised air services agreement with the US that will be in the interest of the United Kingdom as a whole. The United Kingdom team includes representatives from the United Kingdom airlines currently operating scheduled services on the north Atlantic and representatives from the Airport Operators' Association.