912. Acquisition of land by an air traffic services licence holder.

912.     Acquisition of land by an air traffic services licence holder.

An air traffic services licence holder1 may be authorised by the Secretary of State2 to acquire land compulsorily for any purpose connected with the carrying out of the activities authorised by the licence3. The Secretary of State may not grant such an authorisation to a licence holder in respect of land which is owned by another licence holder who is using it or who will, in the opinion of the Secretary of State, use it at some time in the period of five years beginning with