1052. Power to require aerodrome managers to promote searches.

The Secretary of State1 may direct the manager of an aerodrome2 in the United Kingdom3 to use his best endeavours to secure that searches of the aerodrome and aircraft, persons or property in any part of the aerodrome are carried out by constables4 or other specified persons5. Where such a direction is in force, any constable or specified person who has reasonable cause to suspect that certain dangerous articles statutorily banned6 are or may be brought into any part of the aerodrome may, without a warrant, search any part of the aerodrome or any aircraft, vehicle, goods, property or