Alderney runway issue ‘sidelined’

ALDERNEY’S need for a runway extension has been sidelined, the president of the island’s Chamber of Commerce has said, as he and an Alderney politician said ‘unmanageable’ transport links were making local businesses unsustainable.

Runway longer than Jersey’s ‘ready by 2020’


GUERNSEY’S runway could be long enough to accommodate larger planes by 2020, and could even be longer than Jersey’s, if the States was to throw its support behind a lengthening project, Jan Kuttelwascher has said.

Group calls for new Trislanders to be built


ALDERNEY’S Trislander Pressure Group has urged the States of Guernsey to reject the Aurigny budget of ‘open ended structural losses’ forecast for when an all-Dornier fleet serves the island’s routes.