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From Radio New Zealand’s Morning Report, 8:45 am 20/02/20 Wanaka residents are fuming about what they see as a lack of consultation over a plan to expand the airport. The council organised two...

Cover image: The message was (very) loud and clear from those protesting the consultations. There was as much anger about the lack of democratic process as there was the airport itself....

Five community groups representing thousands of Wanaka and Upper Clutha residents have described the Wanaka Airport consultation process as “broken and not fit for purpose”. Consulting firm MartinJenkins is conducting focus...

Upper Clutha community leaders fighting plans to introduce jet services at Wanaka Airport came out of a focus group meeting last night expressing fears their views will be ignored. The meeting...

SINGAPORE – From an emissions-reducing model jet that looks like something from a sci-fi movie to electric aircraft and sustainable fuel, the aviation industry is ramping up efforts to go green...

Wanaka Sun | Edition 961 | 13-19 February 2020 The promised social and economic impact assessments for the proposed Wānaka Airport are underway but local groups are concerned that the whole...

Focus groups are starting next week on the contentious proposal to expand Wanaka airport. Image: Wanaka Airport. Photo: RNZ / Tess Brunton The focus groups, run by consultancy firm MartinJenkins will take place...

Highlights First longitudinal study of noise effects on children’s health and cognition. 6-Year follow-up of children who attended primary schools around Heathrow airport. Aircraft noise at primary school increases noise annoyance...

(Reuters) – Swedish state-owned railway operator SJ reported a 11% rise in 2019 passenger traffic on Thursday, saying concerns over the environmental impact of air travel have contributed to the spike....