W: It could also be used for housing, or it could be used for parks, you know. People then could come and enjoy themselves without having to travel far.
女：它也可以用于住房，也可以用于建公园，你知道的 。这样一来，人们就可以不用长途跋涉就能来享受自己的生活了 。
M: But, airports do bring some local advantages. They bring roads, there is obviously extra employment, for instance, new hotels, shops, restaurants will have to be built.
男：但是，机场确实为当地带来好处 。机场推动道路建设，当然还能增加就业机会，例如，当地必须建设新酒店、商店、餐馆 。
M: This means more jobs for the locals and it is good for local economy.
W: But you ask the people, you ask those who are now living near the airports, for instance, whether,
W: whether they reckon that airpotrs bring them advantages, although, all the airports are bringing are noise and vast motorways, and the whole area is, is desolated, isn't it?
M: But the airport infrastructure relies on housing and other facilities for the great number of people who would be employed in the airport, the pilots even, the stewardess, they have to live somewhere near the airport, right?
W: Yeah, but it's, it's just so, so damaging to the whole area. I think, airports, from my point of view, the whole concept is outdated, really.
女：是啊，但它就是破坏了整个地区 。我认为，从我的观点来看，机场这个概念已经过时了，真的 。
W: Umm, with modern technology, we are going to make a lot of travel unnecessary, really?
W: For example, it won't be necessary for businessmen to fly out to a foreign county to talk to somebody.
W: They can just lift up a telephone in the office, press a button, and say to the person that they want to do business with.
W: You see, business deals can be made without having to travel back and forth, right?
M: Yes, you are right. But for a lot of people, personal contact is important. And this means travel, and means quick travel, air travel. And we just need a new airport.
男：是的，你说得对 。但是对很多人来说，面对面接触很重要 。这就需要旅行，快速旅行，乘飞机旅行 。我们就需要一个新机场 。