9-Aug-2013 1:31 PM

Mildura Airport facing high maintenance costs

Australia's Mildura Airport CEO Bill Burke, speaking at the CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit, stated (09-Aug-2013) the airport is ageing and its maintenance costs are disproportionately high compared to revenue. Mr Burke said the airport is looking to state and federal governments to recognise the importance of such airports and provide funding support. [more - original PR]