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New research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has quantified the climate and air quality impacts of aviation, broken down by emission type, altitude and location. The MIT team found...

The following media release was sent to local and national media this afternoon. Our 3,000+ members were sent this, along with further detail, this morning. MEDIA RELEASE – for immediate release[Wanaka,...

We have been asking people from the Upper Clutha to tell us what they love about our community…

Greenhouse gas emissions from commercial air travel are growing at a faster clip than predicted in previous, already dire, projections, according to new research — putting pressure on airline regulators to take...

And climate change at the same time Above the Arctic Circle, in the middle of the Grotoya Strait, Borge Ousland is engineering a challenging dream. As the first person to cross...

It might seem from all the media noise that airports are front and centre of voter concerns in the Queenstown Lakes district. But, debate over expansion of Queenstown and Wanaka Airports...

Queenstown Lakes mayoral candidate Nik Kiddle has set himself 17 initiatives to achieve before Christmas Eve, if he is elected. The new council will be sworn in on October 24, which...

Future growth at Queenstown Airport should be paused, stopped or sent in a strategic direction many miles away, Queenstown Lakes mayoral candidates have argued. The airport was the hottest topic at...

Michael Ross discusses the expansion of the Wanaka Airport with Corin Dann.Listen to this on Radio New Zealand – Morning Report Michael Ross discusses the expansion of the Wanaka Airport  4′01″Morning Report (11...

A passenger jet landing and taking off every 10 minutes. That is a conclusion in a report into the underlying finances of the proposed expansion of Wanaka Airport and an investment...