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Taxpayers paid 10 times fair value for land next to Western Sydney Airport, audit finds

It turns out the land that may be used to construct a second runway at the new airport was purchased for way more than what it was worth a year earlier.

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Ayers Rock Airport re-opens as Jetstar flights resume

Here’s some very good news brought to you all the way from Northern Territory – not that it had to travel far to get to our editor’s inbox, mind you.

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Woman detained at airport with husband’s bones in her suitcase

Airport authorities were left spooked, to say the least, after discovering human remains in a woman’s suitcase while she was travelling through Germany.

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Car with ‘COVID19’ number plate parked at Adelaide Airport leaves staff baffled

A car with the number plate ‘COVID19’ has been parked at Adelaide Airport for months, according to puzzled staff who say they don’t know who owns it.

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Desperate travellers board flight to… nowhere

If you thought you were missing travel, wait until you see what avid travellers have been up to in Taiwan.

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International airport turns into a drive-in movie theatre

While international travel has been decimated due to the COVID-19 pandemic and many movie theatres currently closed, one airport is putting its empty spaces to good use.

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Out of control airport buggy causes chaos on runway

What’s better than a Friday before a long weekend? Spending the remainder of your working week watching a video of an out of control buggy causing chaos at an airport.

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WATCH: Toddler’s wild ride on airport luggage carousel

Reports suggest the two-year-old rode the luggage carousel for five minutes before airport security staff sprung into action.

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International airport to be built “right on top” of world-famous tourist attraction

If you’re a travel professional and doing all you can to avoid the dangers of overtourism like the plague, you might want to sit down while reading this.

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Leopard cub found in passenger’s luggage at Chennai Airport

This may not be the most bizarre thing we’ve seen someone smuggle onto a plane, but it’s definitely the cutest.

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Wild weather causes almost 100 cancellations at Sydney Airport

by Ali Coulton

Our train was delayed by a whole hour this morning because of the downpour. Or at least, that’s what we’re telling our boss.

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Proposed airport rules under fire for targeting innocent Aussies

by Ali Coulton

We have never been to an airport without being random bomb checked. We don’t know if it’s because we never fly sober or if we just have a suspicious face. It’s probably the latter.

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