865. Licences generally.

865.     Licences generally.

A licence1 may be granted in respect of air traffic services2 of one or more specified descriptions or in respect of one or more specified areas (any of which may consist of all or part of a managed area)3. A licence may also be granted to a company authorising it to provide air traffic services in respect of a managed area, but such a licence is not valid unless it is granted to a company which is limited by shares4.

A licence is not valid unless it is in writing