Ensuring the continued safety of all passengers and air
operators in and around Queenstown is behind the Civil
Aviation Authority's (CAA) formal review of the resort's
airspace classification, which the authority proposes to
change to class C (controlled).
It was unlikely any funding from the New Zealand Transport
Agency (NZTA) for the bulk of the Eastern Access Rd would be
allocated before next July, southern planning and investment
manager Ian McCabe said yesterday.