Brazen: Australia plans to build $2 billion concrete airstrip at base in Antarctic – Michael West

Brazen: Australia plans to build $2 billion concrete airstrip at base in Antarctic – Michael West

While Australia criticises other countries for their expansionist policies, it claims to own 42% of Antarctica. And although citing a “staunch commitment” to environmental protection of the Antarctic, proposes to build a $2 billion concrete aerodrome at its Davis base. Brian Toohey reports.

Brazen: Australia plans to build $2 billion concrete airstrip at base in Antarctic – Michael West

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