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Smaller Sydney and Melbourne airports seek a bigger role


Small airports serving the Sydney and Melbourne metropolitan areas have both recently stated their case to play a larger part in air travel distribution in the respective city-regions. [1521 words]

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  • Submission emphasises aircraft operators and passengers should be offered the choice of flying into Sydney Metro Bankstown Airport
  • Ideal geographic location
  • Late support for Richmond RAAF base from NSW government
  • Bankstown could adopt a flawed model
  • Melbourne could get its second airport first
  • Getting the necessary terminal infrastructure could help Avalon attract 10% of Melbourne domestic market by 2010
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