PDF Icon SASIG response to The Airports Commission Discussion Paper 7: Delivery of new runway capacity

This submission represents SASIG’s response to the Airports Commission Discussion Paper 7, ‘Delivery of new runway capacity’. The submission provides answers to the following questions posed by the Commission from SASIG’s point of view:

  • What do you think of the options for securing planning consent on new airport capacity? What are their particular strengths or weaknesses?
  • Question: Are there any other options the Commission should consider?
  • Question: What are the factors the Commission should consider in relation to local communities and the delivery of new airport capacity?
  • Question: What are your views on the potential roles of the State in enabling the delivery of new airport capacity?