Ben SandilandsDec 22, 20152 Comments
There are great paintings associated with shipping, railroads and highways, and Brisbane Airport has decided it's time to add flight to that vast canvas. It has appoin
Ben SandilandsNov 25, 20133 Comments
With only one long runway until 2020 Brisbane Airport has just completed the critical resurfacing of its areas of greatest stress to ensure that it lasts more than long enough for i
Ben SandilandsNov 10, 201312 Comments
Comment Ex Prime Minister
Ben SandilandsOct 10, 20138 Comments
Amid all the
Ben SandilandsJun 20, 20136 Comments
It may seem fanciful to cynics, but in terms of planning, finance and actual construction, an initial single runway airport could be opened by 2021 at Sydney's Badgerys Creek airport si
Ben SandilandsJun 19, 20133 Comments
A breakthrough in Brisbane Airport's new runway crisis has been made with Virgin Australia agreeing to the funding proposal from the airport's owners and signing up for major improv
Ben SandilandsApr 10, 2013
While Plane Talking has no plans to get between the Courier-Mail and Brisbane Airports while they are exchanging artillery fire, the
Ben SandilandsApr 7, 20133 Comments
Action alert on 2nd Sydney Airport? Ministerial statement, rapid work on Badgerys Creek friendly rail link, hints of more to come. The suspense is .... suspenseful.
Ben SandilandsMar 30, 20131 Comment
As the enormity of the Brisbane Airport crisis continues to flood the city that finds its growth ambitions hostage to demands for advance funding of a second long runway which will
Ben SandilandsMar 5, 20136 Comments
The realisation that Sydney could get a second airport faster than Brisbane can get a second long runway at its main airport is causing dismay in Queensland
Ben SandilandsFeb 22, 20133 Comments
It could be termed a ransom demand, except that the Brisbane Airport Corporation hasn't asked for one, in as many words, although the notion of an airport holding a state economy hostage has a popular media appeal about it, should the subtleties of airport to government signalling break down.
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