Friday, 28 April 2017
Regional Express (Rex) has today warned the Federal Government that its new ruling on professional work visas will gravely affect essential air services to regional Australia.
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Regional Express (Rex) flight ZL821 operating from Dubbo to Sydney on 23 March 2017 experienced a cockpit indication associated with the aircraft’s right engine shortly after take-off at 9:33am.
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Regional Express (Rex) has been advised today by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) that that the propeller assembly that separated from an aircraft operating Flight ZL768 on Friday 17 March 2017 has been found in the Georges River National Park about 18 km from Sydney Airport by the NSW Police Force Airwing (PolAir).
Monday, 20 March 2017
On Friday 17 March 2017, Regional Express (Rex) flight ZL768 from Albury to Sydney, carrying 16 passengers and 3 crew, was on approach to land at Sydney Airport when its right hand propeller separated from its shaft approximately 25 km south west of Sydney.
Friday, 17 March 2017
Regional Express (Rex) flight ZL768 operating from Albury to Sydney on 17 March 2017 experienced an event associated with the aircraft’s right propeller assembly. The crew followed standard operating procedures and the aircraft landed normally and on-time at Sydney Airport.
Thursday, 9 March 2017
Australia and New Zealand’s major airlines today announced the establishment of a new industry
group to advocate and pursue reform on public policy issues that impact the aviation sector and
broader economy in the region.
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Regional Express (Rex) is today celebrating its first year of Western Australian (WA) operations.
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
The Regional Express (Rex) Group today announced its first half financial year 2017 (1H FY17) results.
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Regional Express (Rex) would like to respond to recent articles published in The Border Watch on 15 February 2017 & 17 February 2017 in regards to the proposed upgrade of Mount Gambier airport.
Thursday, 22 December 2016
Regional Express (Rex) today praised the recent announcement by the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, The Hon. Darren Chester MP outlining a number of changes to improve Aviation Rescue and Fire Fighting Services (ARFFS) regulatory arrangements at Australian airports.
Friday, 11 November 2016
Regional Express (Rex) today calls urgently on the Turnbull Government to regulate regional airports following many instances of local Government (council) attempts to increase regional airport charges by ridiculous amounts.
Thursday, 27 October 2016
Mornington Shire Council (MSC) is closing the main runway at Mornington Island airport to undertake extensive runway works. The main runway will be closed from Thursday 10 November 2016 until Friday 9 December 2016, with the end date of the works being subject to change. The Rex services to/from Mornington Island will therefore be cancelled during this period.
Wednesday, 19 October 2016
Effective immediately, the Samsung Galaxy Note7 device is prohibited for carriage onboard Regional Express (Rex) flights due to safety concerns.
Wednesday, 5 October 2016
Regional Express (Rex) has today announced the introduction of an improved flight schedule between Cairns and Townsville from 24 October 2016.
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
Regional Express (Rex) and the Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council (NPARC) today announced the expansion of Rex’s direct Bamaga - Cairns services to include an additional Sunday non-stop service commencing Sunday October 30.
Monday, 29 August 2016
Regional Express (Rex) today described the decision by the Board of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) to accept the resignation of its CEO as a further step towards reforming the aviation regulatory body.
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
The Regional Express (Rex) Group today announced its full financial year 2016 (FY15/16) results.
Thursday, 14 July 2016
Regional Express (Rex) is today releasing its performance record on the Sydney Orange route in response to careless comments made by Orange city councillors on the reliability of Rex’s services and insinuations that the cancellation of services were driven by commercial reasons rather than operational reasons.