Top News on Melbourne International

  • US-built Phenom 100 makes hitch-free first flight


    Embraer said there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from Melbourne International Airport, Florida, on 8 December, marking a trouble-free start for the company's first US-based production plant there.


  • Other News for Melbourne International

  • Embraer adds engineering to Melbourne portfolio


    Embraer has begun hiring for a new engineering centre to be located across from its executive aviation final production...


  • US-built Phenom 100 makes hitch-free first flight


    Embraer said there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from Melbourne...


  • Embraer first flight bodes well for US production line


    Embraer says there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from the Melbourne...


  • News Listings for Melbourne International

  • Start-up Elite sees more point-to-point opportunities

    News | 22 Sep 2014 18:15 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    One week after launching its first scheduled flights, start-up carrier Elite Airways announces it is planning additional destinations as part of an effort to capitalise on service cuts that have followed the recent airline industry consolidation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Start-up-Elite-sees-more-point-to-point-opportunities-404010/
  • Jetstar to start Melbourne-Osaka service

    News | 12 Mar 2014 03:13 | Firdaus Hashim

    Jetstar Airways plans to start a Melbourne-Cairns-Osaka Kansai service on 30 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jetstar-to-start-Melbourne-Osaka-service-396905/
  • United expects first 787-9 by end of Q2

    News | 10 Mar 2014 14:39 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines anticipates the delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 towards the end of the second quarter, says chief revenue officer Jim Compton.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-expects-first-787-9-by-end-of-Q2-396826/
  • Midair USA ramps up Florida expansion

    News | 21 May 2013 19:43 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>Maintenance firm Midair USA is progressing with transitioning a portion of its business in Rome, New York to a new hangar at Melbourne International airport...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Midair-USA-ramps-up-Florida-expansion-386200/
  • Start-up Elite Airways plans fleet growth in 2013

    News | 11 Dec 2012 19:19 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>Portland, Maine-based startup Elite Airways plans to add two more aircraft to its existing fleet of one Bombardier CRJ100 by early 2013, the carrier's president...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Start-up-Elite-Airways-plans-fleet-growth-in-2013-380088/
  • Melbourne airport fiscal 3Q passenger traffic up 3%

    News | 20 Apr 2012 03:16

    <p>Melbourne airport has reported a 3% year-on-year increase in its passenger traffic to 7.16 million in its third fiscal quarter of 2011-12.</p><p>International...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Melbourne-airport-fiscal-3Q-passenger-traffic-up-3-370924/