Protect Wanaka welcomes regional airport collaboration [Crux, 03/09/19]
The following statement has been issued by Michael Ross, Chairman of the Wanaka Stakeholders Group (Protect Wanaka), in response to this morning’s collaboration announcement by Queenstown, Wanaka and Invercargill airports.
“This morning’s announcement of a strategic alliance between the three operators of Queenstown, Dunedin and Invercargill airports is great news. There is no downside to collaboration – particularly where there is a real pooling of resources, expertise and capacity. The three CEOs should be congratulated for this move, and it is something we’ve been calling for since our group’s inception.
It’s now a question of what the scope and scale of this collaboration is…