Consultation with Thanet District Council regarding Manston Airport proposals

On or around 7 July 2017, Thanet District Council (TDC) issued this statement about the statutory consultation on RiverOak Strategic Partners’ (RSP’s) proposals to reopen Manston Airport. The statement contains a number of inaccuracies and misunderstandings that we are happy to set straight.

Almost two thousand people attend RSP Manston consultation events

With a week to go in the RiverOak Strategic Partners consultation on its plans for Manston Airport, we can announce that more than 1,900 local residents attended the eleven events held to date during the consultation.

More than 1,300 members of the East Kent…

RiverOak announces partnership with Securitas

RiverOak Strategic Partners has announced an exclusive partnership with Securitas to implement and operate a full suite of fire and security services at Manston Airport in Kent.

Securitas, specialists in all aspects of aviation security, will provide fire and safety expertise, manage specialist detection teams, handle general-purpose security…

Correction – Overview Report

An omission was found on page 3 of the Overview Report, where it states: “Thank you for coming to our exhibition. We, RiverOak Strategic Partners (‘RiverOak’), are proposing to reopen Manston Airport as a vibrant air freight hub with associated business aviation and passenger services, creating almost 30,000 jobs within East Kent by the airport’s 20th year of operation.”

The end of this sentence should read: “creating almost 30,000 jobs within…