Notre-Dame-des-Landes Airport: “Contentious Collaboration” In the Government

January 2013 was meant to mark the beginning of the construction of the new airport Notre-Dame-des-Landes, scheduled to open in 2017. Yet, after the violent confrontations on the site between protesters opposing the project and the police, the project has been postponed until June. Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault reopens discussions on the issue November 30th. […]