Extreme airfares hurt population and business growth in Alice Springs. …

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Extreme airfares hurt population and business growth in Alice Springs.
Bob Katter said guaranteed 72% uplift provides healthy airline profits.
The NT Government, Tourism NT and taxpayers must rebel against price gouging.
Airline CEOs get multimillion dollar EOFY bonuses.
Dave Batic, Alice Springs airport manager, asked at QandA: “What incentives can government offer to attract people from increasingly unaffordable cities to regional communities such as Alice Springs?”
Realistic airfares = growth – or watch Alice Springs die.

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