Alliance Airlines launches Bundaberg-Brisbane service from 17-Jul-2017

Alliance Airlines confirmed (08-Jul-2017) it will operate its first Bundaberg-Brisbane service from 17-Jul-2017. Alliance Airlines will operate 80 seat Fokker 70 jet aircraft on the route.

Queenstown Airport to introduce a new wave of technology advancements

Queenstown Airport technology manager Wayne Stiven stated (07-Jul-2017) the introduction of car park barrier arms and Tap & Go solution was “just the start” of a…..

Queenstown Airport to issue RFID card to commercial ground transportation drivers in Jul-2017

Queenstown Airport announced (07-Jul-2017) it will issue Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) cards to commercial ground transportation drivers/vehicles operating at the airport by the end of Jul-2017……

Perth domestic airfares on the rise: troubling times ahead but industry remains optimistic – Business Travel Pulse

Average ticket price (ATP) to Perth from almost all major Australian cities has increased by up to 5% year-on-year, according to new findings released today…..

Airport Profile: Cairns Airport continues to shine

Cairns Airport is the major international and domestic gateway to far north Queensland and is operated by Cairns Airport Pty Ltd, which is owned and…..

Velocity Frequent Flyer and Fortune Wings Club announce reciprocal agreement

Virgin Australia announced (06-Jul-2017) a reciprocal frequent flyer agreement between Velocity Frequent Flyer, and Hainan Group‘s (HNA) Fortune Wings Club. The agreement allows members to earn and redeem points…..

Virgin Group founder: Chinese arrivals into Australia growing at 18% p/a

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson stated the number of Chinese tourists arriving into Australia is growing at 18% p/a (CNBC, 06-Jul-2017). Sir Richard added as…..

Virgin Australia CEO: Hong Kong is the ‘spearhead of our Asian expansion’ into mainland China

Virgin Australia CEO John Borghetti stated the new Hong Kong service is the “spearhead of our Asian expansion”, “the greater China is the future for…..

Air New Zealand introduces smart passport service on app

Air New Zealand announced (07-Jul-2017) its mobile app is now able to scan and save passport information, assisting with reminders for passport expiry. The app feature…..

Air Niugini confirms all jet operations in an effort to streamline operations

Air Niugini confirmed (06-Jul-2017) it is now an all jet aircraft operator after selling the last of its six Q400 turboprop aircraft. Air Niugini’s fleet…..

Launceston Airport USD1.5m terminal improvements project is underway

Launceston Airport stated (07-Jul-2017) the AUD2 million (USD1.5 million) terminal improvements project is currently underway. Due to complete in late 2017, the project aims to…..