News Listings for Broome International

  • Australia and Thailand update air services agreement

    News | 14 Nov 2012 06:42

    <p>Australia and Thailand have signed a memorandum of understanding on an updated air services agreement.</p><p>Under the agreement, airlines of both countries...
  • Virgin Blue to serve Broome following airport upgrade

    News | 13 Feb 2003 08:36

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Virgin Blue is launching a weekly service from Adelaide to the Western Australian coastal town of Broome beginning 12 April. <span style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </span><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language: EN-US'><u1:p></u1:p><o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal>The decision comes after Broome International Airport lengthened its runway late last year, making it possible for Virgin Blue to land its Boeing 737-700 aircraft there. <u1:p></u1:p><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'><o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal>Virgin Blue CEO, Brett Godfrey, says: “We have been looking at Broome very closely for some time.”<u1:p></u1:p><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'><o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal>The carrier will fly to Broome every Saturday night with a return flight early Sunday morning.<u1:p></u1:p><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-l