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Podcast: Are airport slots hindering competition?

written by Adam Thorn | June 9, 2023

This week, the ACCC claimed airlines “can exploit” the rules around airport slots – effectively hoarding the best take-off times to indefinitely block out rivals.

But what on earth are the rules, and why have they proved so controversial?

In this episode, Adam, Chris and Jake discuss whether the system is helping maintain the duopoly of Qantas and Virgin.

Does the industry have room for more major players?

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