South African billionaire plans to build new airport in Cape Town

dualmeister

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After 31 years abroad he has returned to South Africa where he is now focused on investments in Africa.

Look at this shoddy reporting I have been on this sight long enough to know this does not happen.
 

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uhm, ive been drifting and spinning on that race track barely a month ago, none of this was even mentioned to us and we use it on a almost weekly basis?
 

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Atleast our area will have airport a few min drive from us now, still no fibre or tar roads for the area. But maybe one day lol
 

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Those fruit sellers at the nearly intersection are going to become rich :p
 

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Oh no! A trip to Cape Town Airport is about 20 min from my place. A trip to this new Airport would be about 50min (hard to tell with roadworks messing up the traffic). Since my company cares more about saving a dime than peoples sanity, I can see them booking all flights at this airport to avoid the ACSA extortion fees. This means having to get up even earlier for those red eye flights :(
 

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Oh no! A trip to Cape Town Airport is about 20 min from my place. A trip to this new Airport would be about 50min (hard to tell with roadworks messing up the traffic). Since my company cares more about saving a dime than peoples sanity, I can see them booking all flights at this airport to avoid the ACSA extortion fees. This means having to get up even earlier for those red eye flights :(

It will be a very long time still before you have to actually worry about this, if it even happens at all.
 

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Why
Do we need another airport?

Buy Ysterplaat.
That base is just standing there.
 

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The more the merrier, I reckon. Won't make much sense for anyone who lives south of Goodwood/Parow but probably a good long term plan for the northern expansion.
 

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I won't suspect anything major happening there in the next 10 years. A few years ago I read that sites were being considered for an 2nd airport in the Boland/Swartland area. The other location which was or still is being considered is between Darling/Malmesbury. Wonder what will happen to the drift track/skid pan area there. Stuff the airport and build a race track. :cool:
 

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