Why Boris Johnson's Plan To Sell Heathrow And Build A Giant Island Airport Instead Was Obviously Crazy

Townhall.com Staff
Posted: Sep 03, 2014 10:01 AM

London Mayor Boris Johnson remains convinced that his dream of a new hub airport for London in the Thames Estuary will be realized despite the plan being rejected by the U.K. Airports Commission. Johnson's dream was to decommission and sell off much of Heathrow, the third-busiest airport in the world, and instead build a giant island with a new airport on it off the coast of South East England, where the Thames River meets the sea.