Qantas: Sydney-Bendigo a success with 85% load factor in first six weeks

    Qantas reported its Sydney-Bendigo service has experienced an average load factor of 85%, with on time performance of 88%, compared to a domestic average of 83.5% (Bendigo Advertiser, 14-May-2019). Qantas stated: “We’ve seen a great response in the first six weeks of the service and forward bookings are also looking strong… We’re continuing to work with tourism bodies and ask the business community to rally behind the route so that it remains a strong and viable link”.