MAG boss calls for regional perpsective in aviation debate

THE government must not forget about its pledge to tackle the North-South divide when setting aviation policy, the boss of Manchester Airports Group has said.

Speaking to TheBusinessDesk at the Runways UK event on Tuesday, Charlie Cornish said there is more to the debate than just looking at boosting capacity at Heathrow or Gatwick - as is the proposal by the Airports Commission.

Mr Cornish said there was a "strong economic case" for regional airports to be "more than spokes" serving a southern hub, as he cite... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...