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Rex Cautions Regional Councils Against Ceding Control of Its Airports
Tuesday, 28 June 2011
Regional Express (Rex) has today responded to recent media articles relating to Adelaide Airport’s interest in controlling 7 regional South Australian airports as well as Broken Hill in Western NSW.

Rex Corrects Minister Albanese
Monday, 20 June 2011
Regional Express (Rex) objects to the spurious allegations by the Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Anthony Albanese, that were made in Parliament on 14 June 2011 as well as to the media on 16 June 2011 (ABC North Coast news).

David Davis MP - Take off for Victoria's new air ambulance planes
Friday, 17 June 2011
Victoria's fixed fleet of wing air ambulances have been upgraded with the arrival of four new planes to respond to medical emergencies and patient transport across the state.

Retirement of Directors
Tuesday, 14 June 2011
Regional Express (Rex) announces the impending retirement of its Managing Director Jim Davis, with effect from 1 July 2011. Mr Davis will remain a member of the Board as an independent director.

Warren Truss - Rex's Sydney and Melbourne Routes in Doubt
Thursday, 2 June 2011
In a damning indictment of the damage Gillard government policies are inflicting on Australia’s aviation sector, Regional Express (Rex) has announced that it may be forced to axe another seven of its routes to and from Sydney and Melbourne over the next 12 months.

Rex Announces Third Quarter Results for FY2011
Wednesday, 1 June 2011
Rex Announces Third Quarter Results for FY2011

Rex Purchases Five Saab 340B Aircraft
Friday, 6 May 2011
Regional Express (Rex), the largest independent regional airline in Australia, have concluded the purchase of five Saab 340B aircraft from Saab Aircraft Leasing.

Rex Provides Profit Guidance
Wednesday, 20 April 2011
Regional Express (Rex) has today released its first profit guidance for FY11. Rex expects its full year Profit Before Tax to be in the region of $23.5 million, 10% down from the previous year's result of $26.2 million.

Rex Announces Improved Merimbula Schedule
Thursday, 3 March 2011
Regional Express (Rex) today announced an improved Merimbula flight schedule that will see enhancements to both the Melbourne and Sydney services with effect from Monday 21 March 2011.

Rex Announces Improved Moruya to Sydney Schedule
Thursday, 3 March 2011
Regional Express (Rex) today announced an improved Moruya to Sydney schedule with effect from Monday 21 March 2011.

Rex Announces Half-Year Results for FY11, New COO & Board Changes
Thursday, 3 March 2011
Rex Announces Half-Year Results for FY11, New COO & Board Changes

Rex Leads On Time Performance in 2010
Friday, 18 February 2011
Regional Express (Rex) has come out on top for flights departing on time and has the lowest cancellation rates for the year ended December 2010 according to the Statistical Report on Domestic Airline On Time Performance 2010 released by the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE).

Michael McCormack - Regional Passengers Just As Important
Thursday, 10 February 2011
Federal Member for Riverina Michael McCormack called on Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Anthony Albanese to provide stability for Regional Airlines.

ACCC - ACCC Issues Annual Report on Airport Performance
Wednesday, 9 February 2011
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has submitted its annual Airport monitoring report on Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney airports for 2009-10 to the Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, the Hon. David Bradbury MP.

Rex to Offer Aid to Those Affected by the Queensland Flood
Tuesday, 11 January 2011
Rex to Offer Aid to Those Affected by the Queensland Flood

Rex Applauds Government Stand on Regional Aviation
Tuesday, 21 December 2010
Rex Applauds Government Stand on Regional Aviation

Rex Calls for ACCC Inquiry as a Prelude to Productivity Commission Review
Tuesday, 14 December 2010
Rex Calls for ACCC Inquiry as a Prelude to Productivity Commission Review

Anthony Albanese MP and Bill Shorten - Airport Pricing, Investment and Services Review
Friday, 10 December 2010
The Gillard Labor Government...

NSW Farmers Association - Farmers Thank Rex for Flood Assistance
Friday, 10 December 2010
NSW Farmers’ Association President Charles Armstrong has welcomed a $200,000 travel fund announced by regional airline Regional Express (Rex), to assist people across NSW affected by the current floods.

Rex to offer aid to those affected by recent floods
Wednesday, 8 December 2010
Rex to offer aid to those affected by recent floods

Rex Appoints Ronald Bartsch as New Director
Tuesday, 23 November 2010
Regional Express (Rex) today announced the appointment of Ronald Bartsch as an Independent Director to the Rex Board.

Rex Calls for ACCC Inquiry into Sydney Airport Pricing
Wednesday, 17 November 2010
Regional Express (Rex) today called for an ACCC inquiry into the fees and charges levied on airlines by Sydney Airport Corporation Limited (SACL) prior to the deliberations of the Productivity Commission.

Rex Opposes Proposal to Mandate Minimum Experience Requirements for Airline Pilots
Monday, 1 November 2010
Regional Express (Rex) is concerned over recent suggestions requiring all pilots engaged in airline operations in Australia to have a minimum of 1500 hours flying time as suggested in a current Senate enquiry into pilot training.

Rex Awarded CAPA Regional Airline of the Year 2010
Wednesday, 20 October 2010
Regional Express (Rex) today has been recognised for a record third time as the Regional Airline of the Year 2010 by the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA).

REX APPLAUDS ACCC DECISION TO DENY SYDNEY AIRPORT UNJUSTIFIED PRICE INCREASES
Friday, 17 September 2010
Regional Express (Rex) welcomes the decision by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to object to Sydney Airport Corporation Limited’s (SACL) application for a price increase to aeronautical charges for regional carriers.

Anthony Albanese MP - ACCC Decision on Regional Airline Access to Sydney Airport
Friday, 17 September 2010
I welcome the decision of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to oppose Sydney Airport’s plan to increase charges for regional airlines, a move which is good news for the residents of regional communities.

ACCC - ACCC Objects to Sydney Airport's Proposed Increase in Charges for Regional Airlines
Friday, 17 September 2010
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission today issued its decision objecting to Sydney Airport Corporation Limited's proposal to increase charges for regional airlines that serve passengers travelling within New South Wales.

Rex Announces Record Profit for Full Financial Year
Wednesday, 25 August 2010
Regional Express Holdings (Rex) today released its full year results showing a Profit After Tax of $24.6 million, some 7.2% above last FY’s results and even higher than the previous record profits of $23.6 million achieved just prior to the Global Financial Crisis.

Michael McCormack - Rex Once Again Prove They Are Second To None
Thursday, 15 July 2010
The Riverina should be extremely proud to know that for the second year in a row, Rex has been named the world’s Top Performing Regional Airline by the Aviation Week and Space Technology (AWST).

Rex Ranked World's Top Performing Regional Carrier For Second Consecutive Year
Thursday, 15 July 2010
Regional Express (Rex) has been ranked the worl's Top Performing Regional Airline by the prestigious Aviation Week and Space Technology (AWST) for the second consecutive year, beating American giants Republic Airways, SkyWest Inc. and Pinnacle Airlines.