March 2017

PX to begin flights to Townsville

The Townsville Bulletin reports that bi-weekly flights to the largest city in North Queensland will begin in in March.

In a statement to the publisher, Air Niugini Chairman, Sir Frederick Reiher, says “The step will enhance the growth of the Jacksons Airport hub”.

“Travellers from Townsville, and the surrounding areas, will be able to connect to our services to major destinations, including Singapore, Manila, Hong Kong and Narita and, soon, Shanghai,” he said.