Latest Airline Route News
Rex Airlines launched a new double-daily service between Adelaide and Melbourne on 31 March 2021. It is Rex’s second route between capital cities with its interstate expansion in Australia. Adelaide Airport celebrated with a spectacular destination-themed cake, which is joint-winner of anna.aero’s Cake of the Week prize.
Rex has launched two new routes from Gold Coast Airport to Melbourne and Sydney in time for the busy Easter period. Both services are operated twice-daily – the Melbourne route launching on 29 March and Sydney on 1 April.
QantasLink launched a new five times weekly service between Adelaide and Mount Gambier on 28 March, capturing anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize for a spectacular effort featuring Adelaide’s famous vineyards and Mount Gambier’s stunning Blue Lake. The route is operated by the airline’s 50-seat Q300 turboprop aircraft.
Silver Airways has launched services from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport to Orlando, Tampa and Jacksonville, offering the only non-stop service to each of the three Florida destinations. Tampa Airport celebrated Silver Airways’ inaugural flight to Greenville-Spartanburg on 21 March with some delightful cookies.
Qantas launched a direct service between Newcastle Airport and Melbourne on 15 March 2021 – flying direct on the route for the first time in more than a decade. 12 return flights per week are being operated with a 717.
Southwest Airlines launched five new non-stop routes from Savannah/Hilton Head International on 11 March 2021. The new services are twice-daily to Baltimore/Washington and daily to Chicago (Midway), Dallas (Love Field), Houston (Hobby), and Nashville.
Melbourne Airport celebrated the launch of Regional Express Airlines’ new Melbourne-Sydney route on 1 March 2021 with a spectacular, award-winning cake.
Air Serbia commenced a new service between Geneva and Belgrade on 1 March 2021. The airline is offering two weekly flights on the route on a year-round basis.
IndiGo began Delhi to Leh on 22 February, with the carrier having 50 domestic destinations from Delhi this year.
Frontier launched Orlando to St Thomas on 19 February; it now has four routes from the Florida airport to the Caribbean.
Air Senegal began Dakar to Milan Malpensa on 17 February, with the route growing to five-weekly later this year.
Vistara launched Delhi to Frankfurt on 18 February, becoming the third carrier in this market.