1010. Schedules facilitator, airport co-ordinator and co-ordination committee.

The managing body of an airport1 which is designated as a schedules facilitated or co-ordinated airport2 must appoint a person as schedules facilitator or airport co-ordinator respectively for that airport3.

It is the duty of each co-ordinator or schedules facilitator to act in an independent, neutral, non-discriminatory and transparent manner4, and to perform those duties subject to and in accordance with any reservation of slots5 effected by the Secretary of State and notified by the Secretary of State to him6. The schedules facilitator must advise air carriers7 and recommend alternative arrival and/or departure times when congestion is likely to occur8.