John Osmond, Director of the Institute of Welsh Affairs, told us "Cardiff Airport is in the wrong place in relation to the population of the region."
The think tank has acknowledged that Bristol Airport is more successful, but argues that neither existing airport is in an ideal location, or has good enough regional transport links.
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There is no way to put a gloss on this - today is shaping up terribly! Wet and windy weather will push it's way in to the west.
Western areas will see the wet and windy stuff continue overnight! And then tomorrow - i'm very sorry to say - there is more of it to come!
Dolaucothi Gold Mines is among five locations battling it out to be crowned Wales' best place in this year's Special Places competition.