Monday, 23 June 2014
Regional Express (Rex) flight ZL741 operating from Grafton to Sydney today was grounded due to a disruptive passenger.
Monday, 2 June 2014
Regional Australia can again be proud that it can lay claim to the best regional airline in the world. For the sixth consecutive year, Regional Express (Rex) has had the highest ranking of all regional airlines by the authoritative Aviation Week and Space Technology in its annual ranking of the Top Performing Airlines in the world.
Thursday, 29 May 2014
Regional Express (Rex) and Broken Hill City Council have today announced the intention to enter into a new five year partnership agreement.
Monday, 28 April 2014
Regional Express (Rex) today celebrated the official opening of its SAAB 340 Full Flight Simulator (FFS).
Friday, 11 April 2014
The Regional Express (Rex) Group was recognised four times by the Transport and Logistics Industry Skills Council (TLISC) at its annual awards ceremony in Melbourne last night.
Thursday, 10 April 2014
Regional Express (Rex) today announced that it has purchased 18 latest generation Saab 340Bplus aircraft which came off lease on 25 March 2014.
Monday, 7 April 2014
Following the successful launch of its new air service between Armidale and Sydney, Regional Express (Rex) announced today that it is inviting another round of Expressions of Interest (EOI) from regional cities in New South Wales interested in having a Regular Public Transport (RPT) air service to/from Sydney.
Friday, 28 March 2014
Regional Express (Rex) today officially launched its Armidale to Sydney services in a ceremony held at Armidale Airport.
Wednesday, 26 February 2014
Regional Express (Rex), in partnership with Armidale Dumaresq Council, has today
announced Armidale as the successful city to receive an air service to Sydney as a result of the company’s recent call for expressions of interest for air services.
Wednesday, 26 February 2014
The Regional Express (Rex) Group today announced its first half FY1314 results with a
Profit Before Tax (PBT) of $5 million on a turnover of $129.3 million.
Tuesday, 25 February 2014
FEDERAL Member for New England Barnaby Joyce has welcomed the announcement by Regional Express (Rex) to introduce an air-service between Armidale and Sydney.
Thursday, 20 February 2014
Regional Express (Rex) today stated its position on the proposed plan by the Treasurer, the Hon Joe Hockey MP, to provide a sovereign guarantee on Qantas' debts and on matters relating to Qantas' financial predicaments.
Friday, 7 February 2014
The Regional Express Group (Rex) today announced that as foreshadowed in the forecast
given at its Annual General Meeting in November 2013, its first half FY13/14 results would
be significantly deteriorated.
Friday, 7 February 2014
The Regional Express (Rex) Group today announced that its subsidiary Air Link would not
be in a position to apply for the Cobar and Mudgee route licences ahead of the 7 February 2014 deadline dictated by Transport for NSW, as negotiations on partnership agreements with both councils had not yet been completed.
Monday, 3 February 2014
The Regional Express (Rex) Group has today castigated statements made by Transport for NSW that relate to Rex’s wholly owned subsidiary, Air Link not proceeding with the interim route licences (expiring 21 March 2014) for the Cobar to Sydney and Mudgee to Sydney routes due to a one-month delay by Transport for NSW in awarding the non-exclusive interim licences.
Friday, 31 January 2014
The Australian Airline Pilot Academy (AAPA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Regional
Express (Rex), announced today that it had received approval from the United Arab
Emirates' (UAE) General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) as an approved Flight Training
Organisation to conduct Integrated Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL) training for UAE
Friday, 31 January 2014
The Regional Express (Rex) Group has today announced that its subsidiary, Air Link has received interim approval from Transport for NSW to operate Regular Passenger Transport (RPT) services from Sydney to Cobar and Mudgee through until 21 March 2014. This comes more than a month after similar approval was awarded to QantasLink to operate interim services between Sydney and Moree.
Monday, 20 January 2014
Regional Express (Rex) announced today that it is inviting expressions of interest from
regional cities in New South Wales interested in having a Regular Public Transport (RPT) air service to/from Sydney.
Friday, 20 December 2013
In response to the Transport for NSW announcement that Brindabella Airlines’ NSW licensed routes will be revoked and made available to new operators under a transitional arrangement up until 21 March 2014, the Regional Express (Rex) Group announced today its intention to apply for the Moree, Cobar and Mudgee routes.
Thursday, 19 December 2013
In response to urgent community and State Members' appeals, Regional Express (Rex) announced today that it had begun preparations to place several of Brindabella Airlines’ NSW ports onto its Air Operating Certificate (AOC).
Monday, 16 December 2013
As forewarned by Regional Express (Rex), aviation in Australia is in dire straits today after six years of neglect and oppressive policies by the Federal Labor Government. Qantas, Virgin Australia and Tiger are all expected to suffer heavy losses this financial year but it is regional aviation in particular that is in danger of an irreversible terminal decline as it does not have the deep pockets needed to survive the current environment.
Thursday, 5 December 2013
Regional Express (Rex) has been voted by the Australian Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards Survey as the “Best Australian Regional Airline” for the second time.
Tuesday, 3 December 2013
Brindabella’s commercial manager James Blake's comment in the Central Western Daily article ‘Cloud hangs over airline’s future’ of 3 December that Rex raised its fares on the Orange route since the cessation of Brindabella's services is unsubstantiated, irresponsible and defamatory. Rex has not raised its fares since 1 July 2012, well before Brindabella entered the Sydney to Orange route in February 2013.
Tuesday, 3 September 2013
Regional Express (Rex) welcomes the Plan for Aviation (reproduced below) released by the Leader of the Nationals and Shadow Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Warren Truss on 30 August 2013, and urges Labor to similarly state its position before the election.
Thursday, 29 August 2013
Regional Express Holdings Ltd (Rex) today released its full financial year results ending 30 June 2013 with a Profit Before Tax of $19.2 million, making Rex the most profitable listed airline group in Australia.
Monday, 8 July 2013
The Regional Express Group (Rex) today announced that it has purchased the entire Saab 340 spare parts holdings from Pinnacle Airlines in the USA.
Thursday, 4 July 2013
Regional Express (Rex) today announced that it has purchased seven latest generation Saab 340Bplus aircraft. The aircraft were originally operating in the Rex fleet under a lease which expired on 2 July 2013. The acquisition was funded by Rex’s operating cash flows.
Wednesday, 3 July 2013
Regional Express (Rex) has received notification from Merimbula airport that the airport will
remain closed until mid afternoon on Friday 5 July 2013.
Monday, 1 July 2013
Regional Express (Rex) has been ranked as the Top Performing Airline in the Asia-Pacific region by the authoritative Aviation Week and Space Technology (AW&ST) in its annual ranking of the top performing listed airlines in the world.