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Capital Express changes still don't stack up for ratepayers

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 5:24 pm | Guardians of the Bays

An announcement today that Singapore Airlines has canned its route to Canberra is a stark admission there is not enough demand for international flights out of Wellington, say those concerned about the ongoing spending of ratepayer and taxpayer money on ... More >>

Ratepayers Will Pay for Wellington Airport's Folly

Sunday, 19 November 2017, 2:27 pm | Guardians of the Bays

19 November 2017 - Wellington International Airport is continuing its cynical campaign to shoehorn Wellington ratepayers into paying for a runway extension, despite having no airline, no business case and no eye to safety concerns raised by pilots, according ... More >>

Last Chance for Public to Have a Say on Runway Extension

Wednesday, 10 August 2016, 12:03 pm | Guardians of the Bays

Public submissions against the proposed Wellington Airport runway extension close this Friday, 12 August 2016, at 4.30pm. More >>

Runway extension undermined

Monday, 19 October 2015, 10:31 am | Guardians of the Bays

News that Wellington Airport (WIAL) will shortly release a business case on the proposed airport runway extension is to be welcomed as a step to greater transparency. But how much transparency will it actually deliver? The tired mantra of ‘300 metres ... More >>