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Controversial project: Australia is planning an airport in Antarctica

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The Davis research station in Antarctica.

The Davis research station in Antarctica. Source: Australian Antarctic Division


Published 11 January 2021 at 6:59pm
By Barbara Barkhausen
Source: SBS

Australia wants to build an airport in Antarctica. The project would be one of the largest infrastructure projects on the pristine continent. Critics point out the potentially dramatic consequences for fauna and flora and fear that other countries could follow suit.


Published 11 January 2021 at 6:59pm
By Barbara Barkhausen
Source: SBS



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