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Old 16th Jun 2010, 05:39
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Frank Arouet
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Albanese to introduce a new AVGAS TAX

Just heard from question time in The House Of representatives, Albanese justifies a proposed .285c to .324c increase in Avgas excise to fund CASA.

Cites GA is growing?
PVT aircraft ownership is growing?
Helicopter operations are growing?

As an aside he said "GA represents a "huge" risk to aviation safety/ security.

Can we read that as GA is to future fund CASA and not the bums on seats of Kero burning RPT?

Has anybody asked what planet this "Minister" comes from?

It's just another nail in the coffin.

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