Ben SandilandsMar 7, 2017
This is not just about Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane airports, but the mindset shared by the Coalition and Labor parties when it comes to short-term privatisation profits versus the economic future of Australia.
Ben SandilandsMar 7, 20174 Comments
The risk that MH370 might not be found until well after all of those alive today are dead, and its mystery thus irrelevant and forgotten, is very real.
Ben SandilandsMar 2, 20177 Comments
Is space the place to use paying passengers as flight testers? We may soon find out, with a manned mission to the far side of the Moon to include two amateur space tourists.
Ben SandilandsFeb 28, 20173 Comments
The airline Norwegian is shaking up the aviation industry, exploiting opportunities to do to established carriers what Qantas wanted to do years ago.
Ben SandilandsFeb 22, 20176 Comments
Should shopping centres be put so close to airport runways? Should anything?
Ben SandilandsFeb 20, 20177 Comments
The owners of Sydney Airport are demanding government money for Badgerys Creek, and they are trying to hold Sydney for ransom.
Ben SandilandsJan 18, 20172 Comments
If the authorities think the controversy over the loss of MH370 is over, they are seriously mistaken.
Ben SandilandsJan 17, 2017
Today, Virgin will fly an empty plane twice to Denpasar to pick up Tigerair passengers who have been, or might otherwise have become, the collateral damage in an ongoing disagreement with Jakarta's aviation regulators.
Ben SandilandsDec 12, 20164 Comments
Sydney's second airport was a no-brainer 10 years ago, but it will another decade before it opens.