In this episode of the Australian Aviation Podcast, Phil Tarrant and Adam Thorn discuss Sydney Airports appeal to investors, Qatar Airways’ growing influence, the Prime Minister’s changed stance on state border closures, and the upsurge in intrastate travel.
The announcement came as the business revealed a half-year loss of $54 million – with passenger numbers down 96.6 per cent in the second half of 2020.
Newcastle Airport has announced it’s negotiated twice-weekly flights to Brisbane for essential workers despite Queensland preparing to re-shut its border.
However, the 62,000 travellers the terminals welcomed still represents a 97.2 per cent drop from the same month in 2019.
A mystery golf-ball sized package discovered at Sydney Airport yesterday has been revealed as washing powder.
Gert-Jan de Graaff’s warning came as the business reported a 25 per cent decrease in people travelling through the airport during the last financial year.