Articles Tagged ‘DRW’

Darwin Airport celebrates relaunch of international travel

Darwin Airport celebrates relaunch of international travel

November 1, 2021 marked the relaunch of international flying for many Australians. Qantas’ first international departure was its flagship QF1 Sydney to London flight, which stopped in Darwin before making the non-stop 17-hour 20-minute flight to London.

Adelaide Airport awarded Cake of the Week for new Virgin Australia route to Launceston

Adelaide Airport awarded Cake of the Week for new Virgin Australia route to Launceston

The Adelaide-Launceston route is one of Adelaide’s top unserved domestic routes and Adelaide Airport was excited to welcome Virgin Australia’s introduction of a three per week service on this unserved route on 7 September 2021. Virgin Australia will be operating to the ‘Apple Isle’ every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Cake of the Week continues to make news Down Under

Cake of the Week continues to make news Down Under

We recently shared ABC Radio Darwin’s interview with anna.aero Publisher Paul Hogan all about Cake of the Week, inspired by Darwin Airport recently winning the award for QantasLink’s launch to Canberra. Now, read a further in-depth article published on the ABC Radio Darwin website.


Cake of the Week is big news Down Under: listen to ABC Radio Darwin anna.aero interview

Cake of the Week is big news Down Under: listen to ABC Radio Darwin anna.aero interview

anna.aero’s Cake of the Week competition made big news Down Under this week. ABC Radio Darwin ran a special feature on its popular Drive show, hosted by Liz Trevaskis, on Wednesday (7 July 2021), after Darwin Airport was recently awarded Cake of the Week for QantasLink’s launch to Canberra. Listen to the radio interview with […]

QantasLink’s new Darwin-Canberra service wins Cake of the Week

QantasLink’s new Darwin-Canberra service wins Cake of the Week

QantasLink launched a new service from Darwin to Canberra today (21 June 2021). The first flight connecting the two cities in nine years was marked by celebrations at the departure gate, including a spectacular route launch cake, which won anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.

Melbourne will be Singapore Airlines' top destination in December

Melbourne will be Singapore Airlines’ top destination in December

Singapore Airlines will have 153 weekly departures in December, with Melbourne top. We investigate this and the carrier’s top-20 O&Ds from Melbourne.


Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

With Hamilton Airport tasting success in Part I for the cake it commissioned for Norwegian’s first flight from Dublin, it is now time for S19 Part II of the Public Vote. With another 26 entries overt the past two weeks, which will be your choice for Cake of the Week? Vote now!!

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus Airport stole the show in S19 Part I of the Arch of Triumph Public Vote, securing 71% of all ballots. With a further 30 entries in Part II of the S19 season launch voting, take a peruse through the global salutes and choose your favourite today. Vote now!

Airnorth gives Darwin a gold star route

Airnorth gives Darwin a gold star route

Airnorth begins a twice-weekly service from Darwin to Gold Coast – a route flown via Townsville.


Turkish Airlines honours 10 years at Birmingham and one million passengers as carrier prepares to up frequency to twice-daily

Turkish Airlines honours 10 years at Birmingham and one million passengers as carrier prepares to up frequency to twice-daily

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Turkish Airlines celebrates a decade of Birmingham flights, with data showing that it has transported over one million passengers from the airport, while Virgin Australia confirms it will link Darwin with Denpasar. More news also from Salzburg and Yangon airports.

Passengers on the up 'Down Under'; Australian scheduled traffic grows 3.1% in 2017, international increase outpacing domestic demand

Passengers on the up ‘Down Under’; Australian scheduled traffic grows 3.1% in 2017, international increase outpacing domestic demand

Nearly 100 million scheduled travellers passed through Australia’s airports in 2017, a 3.1% increase on the previous year and 35% up on 2008 levels. Nick Preston examines the latest network trends from the land down under, including the leading airlines, airports and routes.

Lisbon Lions roar with pride over Arch of Triumph win

Lisbon Lions roar with pride over Arch of Triumph win

Winners don’t get prouder than this, as 15 members of last week’s victors from Lisbon Airport’s fire crew take centre stage – including Miguel Moreira with the certificate. It is a record week of entries, with 23 FTWAs battling it out to get that little piece of paper on their airport’s fire station walls.