Perth Airport: Perth to be directly connected to Tasmania

4 July, 2018

Virgin Australia announced (04-Jul-2018) plans to launch three times weekly Hobart-Perth service on 17-Sep-2018, operating Boeing 737-800 equipment. The carrier stated it will be the sole operator on the route. Virgin Australia general manager, network, revenue and alliances, Russell Shaw, said the new service would create an important connection between the two state capitals. [more - original PR]