Menzies Aviation expects 10,000 tons of cargo at Melbourne Avalon Airport in 2019

    Menzies Aviation confirmed (04-Feb-2019) the opening of a new cargo facility at Melbourne Avalon Airport in Dec-2018. Menzies forecast handling around 10,000 tons of cargo at the new facility in 2019. AirAsia X was the first international airline to handle cargo at Avalon, following the transfer of twice daily Kuala Lumpur-Melbourne service from Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to Avalon. Menzies provides trucking services between Avalon and Tullamarine.