Qantas to expand frequency from Sydney and Brisbane to New Caledonia from Mar-2019

    Qantas announced (18-Jan-2019) plans to increase frequency from Sydney and Brisbane to Noumea from 31-Mar-2019. The carrier will increase Sydney-Noumea frequency from three to four times weekly and Brisbane-Noumea from weekly to twice weekly with Boeing 737-800 equipment. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, 54,100 visitor arrivals from New Caledonia were recorded in the 12 months ended Sep-2018, up 7.6% year-on-year.