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Old 16th Nov 2017, 04:17
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dijical
 
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Originally Posted by LostProperty View Post
The Australian had an airports advertising supplement yesterday that carried a puff piece about JetGo's Illawarra flights. ...The article also referred to an application by JetGo to use Nowra as an alternate if the Illawarra wind is not favorable.
The article also said that the council was going to look for funds to upgrade the east-west runway at Wollongong: "The airport’s funding application will likely stress the need to upgrade its second, east-west runway, which is too short and soft for JetGo’s Embraers."

That cross runway is quite short - how is that a realistic ambition?
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