News Briefs – 4th April 2017

Virgin Australia resumes Melbourne-Los Angeles service Virgin Australia relaunched (04-Apr-2017) Melbourne-Los Angeles service on 04-Apr-2017, operating five times weekly – see Route Changes Table for more information. The carrier…..

News Briefs – 3rd April 2017

Visitor arrivals to Fiji down 1% in Feb-2017 Fiji Bureau of Statistic reported (31-Mar-2017) total visitor arrivals to Fiji fell 1% year-on-year in Feb-2017. Details…..

News Briefs – 31st March 2017

Rex pax up 10% in Feb-2017, 58% load factor Regional Express (Rex) reported (31-Mar-2017) the following traffic highlights in Feb-2017: Passenger numbers: 90,000, +10% year-on-year; Passenger…..

News Briefs – 30 March 2017

Fiji government shortlist two sites for new international airport in Northern Division Fiji Government shortlisted two feasible sites in Northern Division for the development of a…..

News Briefs – 29th March 2017

Australian tourism spending up 6% to USD91bn in 2016 Tourism Research Australia reported (29-Mar-2017) the following highlights in its Travel By Australians report for the year ending Dec-2016:…..

News Briefs

Visitor arrivals to Cook Islands up 27% to 7731 in Feb-2017 Cook Islands Ministry of Finance & Economic Management reported (27-Mar-2017) visitor arrivals to Cook Islands…..

News Briefs

New Zealand government to establish mass transit corridor from Auckland Airport New Zealand Transport Minister Simon Bridges announced (24-Mar-2017) a mass transit corridor will be developed…..

News Briefs

Wellington Airport CEO: Court of Appeal’s RESA decision may affect other airports Wellington International Airport chief executive Steve Sanderson stated based on the Court of Appeal’s…..

News Briefs

Singapore Airlines to increase Singapore-Christchurch frequency for summer 2017/18 Singapore Airlines announced (23-Mar-2017) plans to operate 30 additional Christchurch services between 30-Nov-2017 and 16-Feb-2018 to cater…..

News Briefs

Air New Zealand pax up 2% to 1.3m with 82% load factor in Feb-2017 Air New Zealand passenger numbers up 2% – traffic highlights for…..