Airlines claim some regional airports are overinvesting in infrastructure, pushing up costs for airlines and customers

Scott Hannaford
Updated October 17 2019 - 6:08am, first published 12:00am

The former federal transport minister who oversaw the privatisation of many of the nation's airports says the policy has been a failure that has pushed up the cost of airfares.

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Scott Hannaford

Scott Hannaford

Canberra Times deputy editor

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