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Pictures: air-to-air with Hornets over Melbourne

Earlier today the Department of Defence and RAAF took a number of journos up on a C-130 for an air-to-air photo shoot with Hornets to coincide with this week’s Avalon airshow. You can view the slideshow below or go here for a full-screen view.

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Avalon to launch rail-bus link to airport

Fox and Rix at Tuesday’s Avalon airport event. Photo: Will Horton In a bid to become a more formidable opponent to rival Melbourne Tullamarine airport, Avalon airport plans to introduce a connecting rail-bus service to the airport.Under the plan, CBD passengers will be able to take the V Line regional train to Lara station and […]

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A Week of Resurrected Airline Rumours

Perhaps fitting since Sunday was Easter, this week saw two resurrected airline rumours.TIGER TO AVALON?First was that Tiger Airways would start flights out of Melbourne’s Avalon airport, which the carrier refused to confirm or deny. Presently only Jetstar serves Avalon, 55 km from Melbourne’s CBD, where transport options from the CBD are to drive or […]

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