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Light Show: That last drink into Sydney wasn’t spiked

Light Show: That last drink into Sydney wasn’t spiked

Ben Sandilands May 18, 2017 4 Comments

In a few week's time using Sydney airport will be a Vividly dazzling experience

Can’t Sydney West airport be built sooner and at less cost?

Ben Sandilands May 9, 2017 81 Comments

Hold those billions in 'good debt'. There is an alternative way of building Sydney's 2nd airport without any?

Sydney Airport says No to Badgerys Creek, and to future fee gouging!

Ben Sandilands May 2, 2017 41 Comments

The threat of a continued monopoly over the pricing of airline access to greater Sydney appears to have removed itself

Etihad doubles up on Sydney A380 flights from October 29

Etihad doubles up on Sydney A380 flights from October 29

Ben Sandilands April 26, 2017 2 Comments

Etihad's move to all A380 flights at Sydney underlines seat shortages caused by airport's limitations

Is it true Sydney Airport can’t afford to screw 2nd airport users?

Is it true Sydney Airport can’t afford to screw 2nd airport users?

Ben Sandilands April 15, 2017 15 Comments

The dream of a Sydney with two large airports competing on car parking and passenger user charges might just be about to come true

Only another nine years of country flight fights for Sydney Airport

Only another nine years of country flight fights for Sydney Airport

Ben Sandilands March 20, 2017 17 Comments

Screw the bush and their little planes! Another excellent result of selling essential public assets like airports to private monopolies

Will A4ANZ lobby seek third runway for Melbourne Airport?

Will A4ANZ lobby seek third runway for Melbourne Airport?

Ben Sandilands March 9, 2017 7 Comments

Don't expect the new airline lobby to bust airport parking rip-offs, but they may force runway and airspace upgrades

There is more to the Sydney Airport ‘rip offs’ than costly parking

There is more to the Sydney Airport ‘rip offs’ than costly parking

Ben Sandilands March 6, 2017 31 Comments

The annual ritual of having monopoly services overcharging rubbed in the face of airport users is upon us again

Sydney Airport publishes more ransom notes in general media

Sydney Airport publishes more ransom notes in general media

Ben Sandilands February 17, 2017 18 Comments

That whining noise you hear in Sydney this morning doesn't comes from jet engines but the owners of the city's airport

Emirates chief eyes smaller jets for Dubai’s giant new airport

Emirates chief eyes smaller jets for Dubai’s giant new airport

Ben Sandilands February 14, 2017 22 Comments

Emirates gives a glimpse of how it might change once it breaks free of the confines of Dubai's present airport

Palisade gets the deal to run Sunshine Coast airport

Palisade gets the deal to run Sunshine Coast airport

Ben Sandilands February 9, 2017 11 Comments

Another example of how investing in airports is so much more rewarding than owning shares in airlines

Why would S & P say Sydney Airport is unlikely to take up Badgerys Creek option?

Why would S & P say Sydney Airport is unlikely to take up Badgerys Creek option?

Ben Sandilands January 18, 2017 12 Comments

It's time for the public to look critically at credit ratings agencies taking up positions that support businesses like airports during negotiations with government

Emirates A380s in massive capacity boost to Hong Kong

Emirates A380s in massive capacity boost to Hong Kong

Ben Sandilands January 14, 2017 7 Comments

What Emirates is doing with its two class 615 seat A380 is a likely preview of 2020s flying at large

Govt ready to seize opportunity to end Sydney’s airport monopoly

Govt ready to seize opportunity to end Sydney’s airport monopoly

Ben Sandilands December 21, 2016 20 Comments

For tens of million of abused Sydney Airport users, could sweet revenge be at hand?

Deal or no deal? Sydney Airport told 2nd airport could cost it $5 billion

Deal or no deal? Sydney Airport told 2nd airport could cost it $5 billion

Ben Sandilands December 20, 2016 13 Comments

How much would Sydney's existing airport pay for 99 year monopoly control over a 2nd Sydney airport?

SingaporeAir, Qantas, Qatar Airways, circle each other’s airport strategies

SingaporeAir, Qantas, Qatar Airways, circle each other’s airport strategies

Ben Sandilands December 19, 2016 7 Comments

Taken in isolation, recent moves by Qantas, Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines are impressive. Connect the dots and it seems a battle of the hub airports is imminent

Second Sydney Airport go-ahead won’t save travellers from Airportageddon

Second Sydney Airport go-ahead won’t save travellers from Airportageddon

Ben Sandilands December 12, 2016 20 Comments

Sydney's 2nd airport was a no brainer 10 years ago but it will another decade before it opens

Qantas A330 makes history at Wellcamp Airport

Qantas A330 makes history at Wellcamp Airport

Ben Sandilands October 24, 2016 1 Comment

The door to passenger flights between China and the Australian Outback has opened for business at Queensland's Wellcamp Airport