Protect Wanaka

Etched across the sky, long white lines reveal the high-altitude paths airplanes take to their destinations. But that’s not all these vapour trails signify. Most of the concern about air travel’s...

Turning Wanaka Airport into an international destination would “devastate” Wanaka, according to a visiting American airport builder. Jim Head has been laying down runways and taxiways in the United States for...

Bulletin of the World Health Organization  When the Australian federal government approved plans to build a second international airport in Sydney two years ago, Professor Evelyne de Leeuw, director of the...

[National Geographic News, 10/10/10] There’s a new fear of flying: You’re more likely to die from exposure to toxic pollutants in plane exhaust than in a plane crash, a new study...