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.
More top news
Friday's forecast for the east of the region
Friday's forecast for the west of the region
A father and son from Dover have been jailed for 22 years after being found guilty of sex offences against two young girls.