Originally Posted by Half Pint John
Dang Andy, I think this is the first time I have seen you pissed.
Yep, its a long running sore in this country. As Gooner pointed out there are no easy choices, just hard ones in this discussion.
Perception is a vital element in how a nation competes for foreign investment, and the correct perception in this instance is that in the coming yrs that the SE of England will be woefully short of (acceptable & needed) airport capacity/infrastucture.
Since 1970 this country has been discussing where to expand in the Thames estuary, its hardly surprising I'm cynical of yet another report or commission that will ultimately join a pantheon of others that have gone before it.