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New Badgerys Creek airport will offer little noise relief for those near Sydney Airport


Jacob Saulwick A new airport at Badgerys Creek will not provide relief to residents enduring the aircraft noise from Sydney Airport.

Badgerys airport will need taxpayer help, says industry

No Airport for Badgerys Creek Rally.

Jacob Saulwick The airport industry expects taxpayers to fund a large part of a new Badgerys Creek airport, despite the federal government's intention to have the private sector pay for it.

Transport Minister Warren Truss hints at second Sydney airport


James Massola Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss has given another signal a second airport will be built in Sydney's west at Badgerys Creek.

Sydney Airport rail travel: new fees proposed

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Jacob Saulwick The cost of catching a train to Sydney Airport would fall for families or groups travelling to the airport as well as airport staff, under proposals put forward by a cross-party parliamentary...

Treasurer Joe Hockey backs second Sydney airport

Peter Hartcher, James Massola Treasurer Joe Hockey has declared Sydney must have a second airport, arguing it will be an essential driver of jobs, growth and investment in the city's west.

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Train ticket mark-up puts Sydney Airport workers in danger

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Kirsty Needham Young workers at Sydney Airport are cutting across dangerous roads to walk to the next suburb to avoid paying the high cost of an airport train ticket home, employers have complained to the NSW...

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Cutting train fare to Sydney Airport will not ease traffic congestion, Transport for NSW tells inquiry


Jacob Saulwick Lowering the cost of train fares to Sydney Airport would make little difference to heavy road congestion in the area, the state's transport bureaucrats say.

Cutting Sydney airport train fare not worth it, say bureaucrats

Jacob Saulwick Reducing the hefty $12.30 add-on cost of train fares to Sydney Airport would make little difference to road congestion in the area, transport bureaucrats say.

New minister states approach to second Sydney airport


Anna Patty Stuart Ayres, the new Minister assisting Premier Barry O'Farrell on western Sydney, says a second Sydney airport is not viable without federal government investment.

Sydney Airport to outline how it plans to tackle traffic nightmare facing travellers

Photographs show Sunday morning traffic congestion heading north into the International Terminal.

Matt O'Sullivan, Leesha McKenny In the years since Sydney Airport last released a master plan, Ben Hussary has grown to know what to expect of his frequent road journeys to the terminals.

Driver hits five people at Sydney Airport

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Four people have been taken to hospital after an elderly man drove into a group of people at Sydney Airport.

Drug addict jailed after Sydney Airport rampage

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Stephanie Gardiner After two weeks without sleep, high on ice and amphetamines, Eric Craig Uglow went on a rampage at Sydney Airport, threatening people with a letter opener, before leading police on a high-speed...

O'Farrell calls for high-speed trains instead of second Sydney airport

Jacob Saulwick, Kelsey Munro IF THE federal government gets around to nominating and building a second airport for Sydney, the achievement would fly in the face of more than 60 years of botched plans and broken promises.

Bikies jailed over Sydney Airport brawl

Louise Hall Two Commanchero bikies involved in the violence at Sydney Airport in which Anthony Zervas was murdered have been jailed today.

Qantas backs second Sydney airport plan

Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce says Sydney absolutely needs a second major airport.

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Sydney Airport slams the brakes on tarmac bus tours

Helen Pitt THE final boarding call for Australia's only ''on tarmac'' tour at Sydney Airport has been issued.

New airport could need some protective measures, warns aviation expert


Matt O'Sullivan A new $2.5 billion airport in western Sydney will be doomed to fail if it is forced to compete directly against the incumbent without rules to ensure its growth, an airport boss with first-hand...

Roy Medich likely to enjoy a multimillion-dollar windfall


Leesha McKenny The brother of accused murderer Ron Medich is among a raft of landowners set to reap a multimillion-dollar windfall from plans for a second Sydney airport.

New airport 'a game changer and absolute no brainer' for economic growth


Leesha McKenny A second airport has been hailed by urban planning experts as a ''game changer'' for Sydney's attempt to manage and direct economic growth over the next two decades.

Roadworks lead government's drive to win over opponents to Sydney's second airport


Jacob Saulwick, Mark Kenny Tony Abbott's support for an airport at Badgerys Creek is being hailed as the biggest development ever for western Sydney, as the Prime Minister prepares to announce a complementary roads package...