Exclusive interview with Qantas CEO scheduled for release at CAPA-ACTE 2017 Perth – July 4th

The CAPA-ACTE 2017 Perth Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit, scheduled for 4 July, at the Mercure Hotel, will include the release of an exclusive video…..

Tourism market of the month – Fiji

Located in the South Pacific, the Republic of Fiji has one main carrier, Fiji Airways, along with regional subsidiary Fiji Link, which operate international and domestic services…..

Alan Joyce on Perth – The “game changing” western hub for Qantas. Paris and Frankfurt next non-stops

With the CAPA-ACTE 2017 Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit next week in Perth, CAPA recently caught up with Qantas CEO Alan Joyce to discuss all…..

Australia Federal Government willing to develop Melbourne Tullamarine Airport rail link

Australia’s Federal Government is willing to fund Melbourne Tullamarine Airport’s rail link to the CBD if Victoria State Government is unwilling to do so (AAP/3aw, 28-Jun-2017). Acting Public…..

Rex pax up 6% in May-2017, 59% load factor

Regional Express (Rex) reported (27-Jun-2017) the following traffic highlights for May-2017: Passengers: 105,000, +6% year-on-year; Passenger load factor: 58.7%, +3.4ppts.

NZ Government: Tourism Infrastructure Fund panel announced

New Zealand Tourism Minister Paula Bennett announced (27-Jun-2017) the panel for the new NZD100 million (USD73 million) Tourism Infrastructure Fund designed to help local communities…..

Tourism NZ announces changes to its Board

Tourism New Zealand announced (27-Jun-2017) changes to its Board with the completion of director Norm Thompson’s term, a second term for director Chris Parkin and new…..

TCWA welcomes new Tourism WA Commissioners

Tourism Council WA (TCWA) welcomed (27-Jun-2017) the four new Tourism WA Commissioners announced by Tourism Minister Hon Paul Papalia CSC MLA. Tourism Council WA CEO…..

Air New Zealand plans to increase frequency Auckland–Shanghai Pu Dong

Air New Zealand plans to increase Auckland–Shanghai Pu Dong frequency from daily to 10 times weekly between 18-Jan-2018 and 28-Feb-2018 (Routes Online, 27-Jun-2017). The service…..

Jetstar announces temporary reduction on select regional routes in New Zealand

Jetstar Airways announced it will temporarily reduce frequency on selected regional routes in New Zealand between Jul-2017 and Oct-2017 (Routes Online, 27-Jun-2017). Affected routes include: Auckland–New Plymouth: Reduced from 20…..

AirAsia seeking the ‘right deal’ to resume Adelaide service

AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes, via his official Facebook and Twitter accounts, said (27-Jun-2017) the carrier will resume Adelaide service “If we get right deal…..