Sydney Airport has catchment population of 7.5m, equivalent to 31% of Australia’s population

Sydney Airport stated (02-May-2017) the airport has a catchment population of around 7.5 million people, equivalent to 31% of Australia‘s total population. Sydney and NSW…..

Sydney Airport international traffic utilises 15% of slots but generates 70% of passenger revenue

Sydney Airport noted (02-May-2017) international traffic only utilises 15% of slots at the airport but generates 70% of passenger attributable revenues such as aeronautical and…..

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to install eighth baggage carousel at International Arrivals hall

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport commenced (02-May-2017) work to install an eighth baggage collection carousel at the International Arrivals hall. The equipment will provide 15% more capacity.

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport CEO forecasts ‘sustainable growth’ for international traffic

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport CEO Lyell Strambi forecast (02-May-2017) “sustainable growth” in international traffic to Melbourne stating: “The most important thing we can do is ensure that…..

Sydney Airport rejects offer to develop and operate Western Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport announced (02-May-2017) to the Australian Federal Government that it has not accepted the offer in the Notice of Intention (NOI) to develop and operate the…..

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…..