Gasbag The current owners have clearly stated that they''re only interested in larger airports which makes you wonder why they bothered to invest in the first place. Let's look at it as an opportunity to bring a new owner who''s genuinely interested in developing and growing it as a key regional airport.
turnberry3 As usual, bad management blame everybody but themselves. If you don''t have the destinations people require they are bound to go somewhere else.
reknruin It seems highly unlikely that DTV will find a buyer. 18 months from now it''s liable to resemble Ingleby Barwick. It''s a shame but when other airports were expanding and increasing their destinations our airport was not. It''s a story of this area really - lots of potential but not enough ambition.
BoroScott So if Mr Gill blames the recession why are Newcastle and Leeds Airport booming? CRAGGS
* Airport director Steve Gill