Just a day after the closure of Manston, another airport in Kent has been given clearance for expansion.
The £25m project at Lydd will include a runway extension and new terminal building. Some campaigners say it could harm the wildlife around Dungeness. But a judge dismissed their legal challenge this morning.
ITV Meridian spoke to Hani Mutlaq from the Airport.
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