Request for the brief TDC gave to Avia Solutions when commissioning the viability report on Manston Airport

Ruth Bailey made this Freedom of Information request to Thanet District Council

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Dear Thanet District Council,

Following the announcement on your website on 25th July 2016 of a study into the viability of Manston Airport.

Could you please make available the remit and full written brief issued by Thanet District Council to Avia Solutions with regard to investigating the viability and potential of Manston Airport.

Could you confirm whether or not the efforts of potential investors, such as RiverOak and others, to reopen Manston as an operating airport will be taken into account in this report.

Yours faithfully,

Ruth Bailey

Pauline McGandy, Thanet District Council

Ref No: 91906/3547232
Subject:        TDC Brief To Avia Solutions Re: Manston Airport Viability
Dear Ms Bailey
Thank you for your communication received on 28/07/2016 where you
requested information about Thanet District Council's brief to Avia
Solutions regarding the Manston airport viability report.
I can confirm that Thanet District Council holds the information you are
seeking. Section 22 of the Freedom of Information Act exempts this
information. This is because the information is intended for publication
at a future date.
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