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Articles by Plane Talking

Virgin’s move on Tiger raises tough competition questions

The ACCC has raised concerns about Virgin’s possible move to buy up Tiger. Ben Sandilands looks at who is competing against whom in Australian aviation.


Plane wrong: the myth of Sydney’s $11 billion new airport

Barry O’Farrell is massaging the truth when he claims a new airport at Badgerys Creek could cost the state up to $11 billion. Blogger Ben Sandilands explains why it’s not such a bad option — and takes aim at NSW’s grand infrastructure muddle.