Reviving Manston Airport as a successful and profitable airfreight hub, of national significance,with complementary passenger and engineering services.
RiverOak has initiated a process under the provisions of the Planning Act 2008 which is intended to lead to an application for a Development Consent Order that will include the compulsory purchase of Manston Airport. A public, statutory consultation will take place on our plans in due course.
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An important part of the DCO process is to consult widely with all interested stakeholders. This document sets out, in broad terms, our proposals for Manston and the work that RiverOak and its professional team will be undertaking to prove the business, economic and environmental case for reviving Manston as an operational airport.