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"Billionaires In Battle For Man Airport Grp"  
User currently offlinereadytotaxi From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2006, 3232 posts, RR: 2
Posted (2 years 4 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 2301 times:

Souce - Sunday Times Business.

"It appears that the richest man in Asia, Li Ka-shing, is battling with the ruling family of Abu Dhabi for a 50% stake
of Manchester Airport groups.
Manchester Airport Groups own 3 other airports,East Midlands,Bournemouth & Humberside.
The sale of the stake is conditional on Manchester making a succesful bid for Stansted, which the BAA isexpected to put up for sale this year."

Interesting times ahead for Stansted if this happens.


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User currently offlineRaptor1090 From United Arab Emirates, joined May 2011, 82 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (2 years 4 months 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 1694 times:

More information:
http://www.arabianbusiness.com/abu-d...chester-airport-report-455856.html


User currently onlinefca767 From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2006, 1757 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (2 years 4 months 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 1666 times:

Quoting readytotaxi (Thread starter):
Interesting times ahead for Stansted if this happens.

Yea...they'll probably stop you pulling up to the terminal like at manchester and make you pay for extortionate parking fees just to pick someone up.
Not to mention everything else that's very expensive.

[Edited 2012-04-30 00:44:46]

User currently offlinedanfearn77 From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2008, 1812 posts, RR: 9
Reply 3, posted (2 years 4 months 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 1580 times:

Quoting fca767 (Reply 2):

You can still very easily drop someone off without parking up and paying for the pleasure.



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