QANTAS boosts Western Australia capacity

QANTAS today announced its plan to boost capacity in the Western Australia region.

*Starting 01MAR09, it is offering 2 weekly NONSTOP Adelaide – Kalgoorlie service

KGI1220 – 1600ADL1645 – 1740KGI 27

*From 26FEB09, Perth – Kalgoorlie route increases from 21 to 24 weekly

From February 2009, Boeing 737 aircraft will be introduced to Port Hedland and Karratha:

*3 weekly Perth – Karratha service upgrades to Boeing 737 3 times a week and 2 weekly upgrades to Boeing 717, effective 27FEB09

*11 weekly Perth – Port Hedland upgrades to Boeing 737-800 from Boeing 717/Fokker 100. There will be 13 weekly flights operated by Boeing 717