Australian Airports Association lobbies for continued federal govt funding for regional airports

    Australian Airports Association (AAA) briefed (Apr-2018) Government ministers and MPs on the importance of continued regional airport funding ahead of the budget announcement in May-2018. Commenting on the Deputy Prime Minister’s announcement of the final round of funding under the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Programme, AAA added: “With this fund now exhausted, the AAA reinforced the importance of the ensuring the Federal Government provide increased funding assistance for regional and remote airports as part of the upcoming budget”. [more – original PR]