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'You'll get a cab': New $35 minimum for Opal card at Sydney Airport

'You'll get a cab': New $35 minimum for Opal card at Sydney Airport

A new minimum Opal card top-up is designed to stop people exploiting a loophole to avoid the $14 airport train surcharge. 

  • by Jenny Noyes

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Taxpayers and not tolls to pay for $2.6b motorway to Sydney Airport
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Taxpayers and not tolls to pay for $2.6b motorway to Sydney Airport

The so-called Sydney Gateway project will run from the WestConnex interchange at St Peters, which is currently under construction, to Sydney Airport and closer to Port Botany.

  • by Jacob Saulwick
Qantas, Virgin too powerful to be held hostage over fees: airports
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Qantas, Virgin too powerful to be held hostage over fees: airports

Australia's two major domestic airline companies have too much market power to let airports hold them hostage to unreasonable fees, according to the airports' lobby group.

  • by Patrick Hatch
Chaos at Sydney Airport following storm
Sydney Airport

Chaos at Sydney Airport following storm

Passengers have taken to social media to complain of flight delays, poor customer service and lost baggage.

  • by Justine Landis Hanley
Pilots raise safety fears over Botany Bay cruise ship plans
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Pilots raise safety fears over Botany Bay cruise ship plans

A mega-cruise ship terminal near Sydney Airport at Botany Bay could create turbulence and obstacles for aircraft, pilots have warned.

  • by Megan Gorrey
Sydney's Airport Line operator seeks greater share of revenue pie
Sydney Airport

Sydney's Airport Line operator seeks greater share of revenue pie

The private operator is proposing to make a payment likely to run into hundreds of millions of dollars to the state in return for more revenue from fees.

  • by Matt O'Sullivan
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Sydney Airport plans for international flights to use other terminals
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Sydney Airport plans for international flights to use other terminals

International aircraft will begin to use the existing domestic terminals and car parking and roads links bolstered under the airport's long-term expansion plans.

  • by Matt O'Sullivan
Tourism boom drives Sydney Airport earnings growth
Sydney Airport

Tourism boom drives Sydney Airport earnings growth

An influx of international visitors helped the airport post healthy jump in earnings for the first half of the year. 

  • by Patrick Hatch
Emergency services responding to fire alarm at Sydney airport
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Emergency services responding to fire alarm at Sydney airport

NSW Ambulance paramedics are responding to reports of a fire involving a plane on the tarmac at Sydney airport.

  • by Lucy Cormack
Only one chair will fit David Gonski as he joins Sydney Airports board
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David Gonski

Only one chair will fit David Gonski as he joins Sydney Airports board

Australia's corporate gene pool has never looked more in-bred than with David Gonski's appointment to the Sydney Airport board.

  • by Colin Kruger
Fire crews on scene as smoke billows from Rydges airport hotel
Sydney Airport

Fire crews on scene as smoke billows from Rydges airport hotel

Firefighters are on the scene at the Rydges Hotel near Sydney Airport as smoke is seen billowing from the building.

  • by Jenny Noyes