Passengers numbers lift

PASSENGER numbers at Mount Gambier Airport have started to climb following the introduction of the Regional Express community fare. New figures released by Grant District Council […]

Flight fright investigated

REGIONAL Express says its engineers are working to determine whether a sensor malfunction is responsible for Friday’s emergency landing at the Mount Gambier Airport. Flight ZL4612 […]

Airport power outage

THE Mount Gambier Airport terminal was without power for around two hours today due to an undetermined fault. Electricity at the terminal was cut off at 8.43am and restored by SA Power Networks maintenance crews at 11.30am[…]

Hopes high for cheap seats to bring visitors

A MOUNT Gambier independent business advocacy group and Grant District Council have welcomed news the Regional Express community fare is now available for bookings. This cut-price […]

Airline on board with fare deal

A GROUNDBREAKING alliance between Grant District Council and Regional Express (Rex) Airlines will soon be inked following productive meetings with stakeholders in Sydney this week. Council […]

Pilot shortage rejected

THE chair of a parliamentary committee investigating regional air services has rejected claims regional airlines were being hit by a global pilot shortage.[…]

Air travel route regulation flagged

A SOUTH Australian senator has questioned whether the Mount Gambier air services route should be regulated to prevent services from being cut and ensure reliability. Centre […]

Meeting clears air over Mount Gambier service

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has hailed a meeting with Rex Airlines as a positive step for the community of Mount Gambier, which could potentially lead to lower airfares being offered by the regional carrier.[…]