739. Other powers in relation to land.

The Secretary of State1 has power, by order, to provide for the creation of easements and other rights over land in his favour, including rights to carry out and maintain works, structures and apparatus upon any specific land2, in order:


    (1)     to secure that the relevant land is used safely and efficiently for the purposes of civil aviation, that appropriate services are provided in relation to that land, or that civil aircraft are navigated safely and efficiently3;


    (2)     to prohibit or restrict the use of any area of land or water as a civil aerodrome so as to secure