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Melbourne Airport speeds up baggage reclaim ahead of record passenger forecast

International travellers arriving into Melbourne Airport will be out of the airport and on their way faster than ever this Christmas, thanks to the airport’s new 155m baggage carousel.   The 8th... … [Read more...]

Jetstar launches first non-stop flight between Melbourne and Zhengzhou

Melbourne Airport celebrated as Jetstar’s inaugural service from Zhengzhou arrived this afternoon carrying travellers on a Boeing 787 aircraft. Jetstar Airways is the only Australian airline flying... … [Read more...]

Australia’s largest catering facility opens at Melbourne Airport

The largest commercial kitchen in the southern hemisphere has opened in Melbourne Airport’s business precinct built for aviation catering company Alpha Flight Services. In-flight meals will be cooked... … [Read more...]

Melbourne boosts its China-Melbourne connection with Jetstar’s new service

Melbourne is pleased to welcome Jetstar’s non-stop service to Zhengzhou giving Victorian travellers heightened ability to reach China. The service is a win for Melbourne, the first time an airline... … [Read more...]

Melbourne Airport statement regarding enhanced security measures

As has been widely reported in Australian media today, enhanced security measures have been implemented at major Australian airports, including Melbourne Airport.   Passengers departing from... … [Read more...]

Melbourne Airport Passenger Performance April 2017

Melbourne Airport has recorded another strong year of passenger growth, surpassing 35 million annual passengers for the first time in the airport’s 47-year history.   Melbourne Airport CEO Lyell... … [Read more...]

Melbourne Airport passenger performance April 2017

The combination of school holidays, Easter and ANZAC Day have pushed Melbourne Airport’s April passenger traffic to new heights. Over the month of April the airport recorded 847,828 international... … [Read more...]

March Delivers Eighth Year Of International Passenger Growth For Melbourne Airport

Melbourne Airport has seen both international and domestic passenger numbers grow in March, hitting a new record of 786,978 international travellers for the month.   The result also marked eight... … [Read more...]

Virgin’s inaugural Melbourne to Hong Kong service takes-off

A giant 34 metre dragon ‘Yar Loong’ glided into Melbourne Airport this morning with non-other than Sir Richard Branson leading the way, disguised under the dragon’s head.   Branson revealed... … [Read more...]

Melbourne Airport: getting ready for the next 20 years

On the 20th anniversary of the privatisation of Melbourne Airport, Chief Executive Officer Lyell Strambi has a clear message for Australia’s fastest-growing capital.   “Melbourne is on track to... … [Read more...]