Alliance Aviation Services says it has bought five Fokker 100s, as well as spare engines, parts and tooling, from Switzerland-based Helvetic Airways.
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Alliance Airlines plans to establish what managing director Scott McMillan describes as a new “significant operational base” at Rockhampton.
Alliance Aviation Services has reported 40 per cent lift in 2018/19 first half profit and expects a strong second half amid ongoing improvement in the resources sector.
Alliance Aviation Services has reaffirmed plans to add nine aircraft to its operating fleet during the 2018/19 financial year.
Qantas has bought a 19.9 per cent stake in Alliance Aviation Services and signalled its intention to increase that shareholding over time.