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New direct flights link Canberra and Newcastle

Canberra-based carrier Link Airways have announced its second flight route out of the ACT, offering four initial Canberra to Newcastle flights weekly, with plans for up to 11 in 2021.

Direct flights to Hobart set to take off from Canberra

Canberra Airport has added yet another route out of the national capital as borders continue to reopen, with a carrier locked in to fly direct to Hobart from December.

ACT welcomes Alliance Airlines’ Queensland flights

In more promising news for Canberra Airport this week, a partnership with Alliance Airlines will see two new routes connecting Canberra to the Sunshine Coast and onto Cairns from next month.

Potential ACT-SA travel bubble could open this week

Canberrans could be jet setting to Adelaide as soon as this weekend, with discussions on a possible ACT-SA travel bubble well under way.

Ballina-Byron to Canberra flights extended

In rare positive news for the local aviation industry, the Canberra Airport has announced an extension of the flight service between Ballina-Byron Bay and Canberra for a further eight weeks.

Direct flights to Ballina launch today

The first direct flight to Ballina-Byron Bay will depart from the Canberra Airport this afternoon, as domestic travel restrictions in parts of the country continue to ease.

Canberra to Adelaide direct flights launch this week

Three weekly return Canberra to Adelaide direct flights will start this week, while it remains unknown when the SA border will open to ACT residents.

Canberra Airport pleads ‘open the state borders’

Canberra Airport is pleading with state governments to open their borders, following Qantas today, 25 June, detailing further cuts to the aviation industry.

Booming interest in Canberra’s proposed Trans-Tasman flights

Over 3,000 people have registered their interest in the possible Trans-Tasman flights on Canberra Airport’s website since the portal went live on 4 June.

Canberra Airport welcomes 300 Australians returning from Nepal

A repatriation flight of 296 Australians landed at Canberra Airport on Tuesday morning, in the first direct flight from Nepal to the nation’s capital.

Qantas to increase flights from Canberra this month

Weekly return flights operating out of Canberra Airport will increase to 19 flights to Sydney, 16 to Melbourne, and 10 flights to Brisbane by the end of June.

Canberra a possible hub for flights to New Zealand

A formal proposal from Canberra Airport and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has detailed flights between Canberra and Wellington to open ‘Trans-Tasman flight bubble’.