Airservices Australia plans to replace its traffic management system

Airservices Australia announced (01-May-2017) it is moving to replace its air traffic management system as part of a major capital expenditure programme of more than AUD1 billion (USD752 million)…..

John Key to join the Board of Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand appointed (01-May-2017) former New Zealand Prime Minister John Key as a board director effective 01-Sep-2017. Air New Zealand Board chairman Tony Carter…..

Airservices Australia appointment will help deliver major reforms

Australia‘s Federal Government announced (01-May-2017) the appointment of John Weber to the Board of Airservices Australia for a three year term. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and…..

Redspot Enterprise Car Rentals announces newest location at Melbourne Avalon Airport

Redspot Enterprise Car Rentals announced (02-May-2017) its newest location at Melbourne Avalon Airport. Melbourne continues to experience year on year growth from international visitors and…..

Air Niugini names its latest Fokker 70 aircraft ‘Kokoda’

Air Niugini named (28-Apr-2017) its latest Fokker 70 aircraft “Kokoda”, in a ceremony officiated by Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill. The name is to commemorate of…..

Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport appoints Sara Hales as GM

Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport promoted (28-Apr-2017) commercial manager Sara Hales to GM, effective from 02-May-2017.

Newcastle Williamtown Airport begins terminal upgrade to facilitate international services

Newcastle Williamtown Airport announced (01-May-2017) construction has begun on the upgrade of its terminal, which will allow direct international flights for the first time. The AUD850,000 (USD640,396)…..

Sydney Airport introduces indoor Google Maps at terminals

Sydney Airport introduced (01-May-2017) indoor Google Maps on its app and website to facilitate passengers with real-time navigation across its terminals. The zoomable maps feature airport facilities…..

Tourism Whitsundays to launch USD750k national tourism campaign

Tourism Whitsundays is to launch a AUD1 million (USD754,615) national tourism campaign to highlight the destination in partnership with some of Australia‘s most iconic tourism brands (Whitsunday…..

Qantas and UnionPay International sign MoU to expand cooperation

Qantas Airways announced (28-Apr-2017) it is the first Australian airline to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with UnionPay International, China’s largest payment network provider, to expand…..

Rex warns of grave consequences to regional Australia with new ruling on professional work visa

Regional Express (Rex) warned (28-Apr-2017) against the Federal Government’s new ruling on professional work visas advising it will gravely affect essential air services to regional…..