No this is not the runway; it’s the vehicle entry/exit. The runway is where it always was, and can be seen in the background of the photo.
The main terminal is big and flash and modern – and unfortunately just as inefficient as the old one.
Our first surprise upon landing on our Virgin flight from Brisbane was being herded onto buses on the tarmac to be taken to the terminal. Why couldn’t we dock to the terminal? [Read more…]