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Falklands: Second flight statement meets approval and dismay

Friday, February 23rd 2018 - 07:49 UTC
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A statement entitled ‘Progress made towards establishing a second commercial Falkland Islands air link’ released last week by the Falkland Islands Government, but too late for publication in the Penguin News, has met with a mixed reception in the Islands. While some have expressed favor others have reservations and questions as witnessed by readers’ letters in this Friday edition. Read full article

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  • Think

    Article says...
    “Gavin Short is unhappy with Argentina's involvement, particularly since the news had broken in the Argentine media before the Falklands public had been informed”

    I say...:
    Gavin ain't no Turnip...

    Feb 23rd, 2018 - 10:42 am - Link - Report abuse -5
  • The Voice

    Argentina will finally twig they cant colonise the Falkland Islands within 25 years... ;-)

    Feb 23rd, 2018 - 11:53 am - Link - Report abuse +6
  • Think

    Having said the above about Kelper Gavin with the cool hat..., I feel it is necessary to inform him and his many mates..., that the agreement between Argieland and Engeland envisions a ***“R E L E V A N T”*** stopover In Argentina...
    RIO Grande or Neuquen are NOT RELEVANT..., matey...
    Buenos Aires is...
    Them Engrish know it...
    We Argies know it...
    You Kelpers better get used to it...

    Feb 23rd, 2018 - 12:06 pm - Link - Report abuse -6
  • Roger Lorton

    As I've mentioned elsewhere Think. the final say lies with the islanders. Confirmed by the British Ambassador in Buenos Aires in fact. If the Islanders don't want a stop-over in BA, then there won't be a stop-over in BA.

    Fact.

    Feb 23rd, 2018 - 01:30 pm - Link - Report abuse +6

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