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May 6 2019 – Q3 FY19 Passenger Statistics

Malindo Air touches down in Adelaide

Adelaide Airport trialling new 3D security scanners

March 21 2019 – Malindo Air announces Adelaide-Bali-Kuala Lumpur route

February 19 2019 – Adelaide Airport scores double Platinum for going green

February 15 2018 – Q2 FY19 Passenger Statistics

December 20 2018 – Adelaide Airport secures Australia’s first Sustainability Loan

December 18 2018 – Singapore Airlines’ First A350-900 medium haul aircraft arrives in Adelaide

November 27 2018 – Adelaide Airport to undertake emergency exercise

November 20 2018 – Adelaide Airport finances terminal expansion in US private placement bond market

November 16 2018 – Parafield Airport PFAS update

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October 23 2018 – Q1 FY19 Passenger Statistics

September 11 2018 – Adelaide Airport releases Duty Free RFP for Terminal Expansion

September 7 2018 – Rest, refuel and unwind at the brand new Atura Airport Hotel

September 6 2018 –  Adelaide to become launch destination for Singapore Airlines’ new A350-900

August 15 2018 – Construction starts on Adelaide Airport terminal expansion

July 24 2018 – Q4 FY18 Passenger Statistics

July 13 2018 – Adelaide Airport tops 1 million international passengers 

June 29 2018 – Adelaide the first airport to welcome Fiji Airways’ new 737 MAX 8 aircraft

June 14 2018 – Adelaide Airport terminal expansion gets green light

May 20 2018 – Adelaide Airport statement on security

May 7 2018 – Q3 FY18 Passenger Statistics

April 12 2018 – Parafield Aviation Heritage Centre opens

March 27 2018 – Adelaide wins second prestigious aviation award

March 16 2018 – Adelaide scores Platinum for going green

February 23 2018 – Adelaide secures additional Malaysia Airlines service

February 12 2018 – Old international terminal building to be demolished

January 22 2018  – Adelaide secures direct Newcastle route with FlyPelican

January 1 Q2 FY18 Passenger Statistics

December 19 Wide body passenger jets a boost for SA freight exporters 

December 18 Adelaide Airport staff step out in new uniforms

December 15 2017 – Adelaide Airport gets set for busy holiday period

December 8 2017 – Electric vehicle charging stations installed in Adelaide Airport’s terminal car park

December 1 2017 – Adelaide Airport records 2.7% growth in overall passengers for Q1 FY18

November 24 2017 – Adelaide Airport tops global sustainability ranking

November 22 2017 – Adelaide Airport businesses adopt world first Chinese visitor app

October 26 2017 – South Australia welcomes Air New Zealand Dreamliner

October 24 2017 – OZ Mineral’s corporate head office to relocate to Adelaide Airport 

October 10 2017 – Airport Safety Week kicks off at Adelaide Airport

September 26 2017 – Change to taxi and ride share service fee

August 10 2017 – Adelaide Airport to allow ride-sharing pick-ups from today

August 7 2017 – Adelaide Airport welcomes Jetstar direct flights to Hobart

July 26 2017 – Q4 FY17 Passenger Statistics

July 11 2017 – Construction takes off on Atura Hotel 

June 30 2017 – Fiji Airways inaugural flight

June 7 2017 – Kilo, Kilo is now available at Alpha, Alpha

June 5 2017 – Adelaide Airport welcomes new QantasLink Kangaroo Island flights

May 4 2017 – Qatar Airways Celebrates One Year Anniversary

May 2 2017 – Q3 FY17 Passenger Statistics

April 19 2017 Adelaide Airport to Trial new body scanner

Air New Zealand introduces Dreamliner on Adelaide route

February 6 2017 – Q2 FY17 Passenger Statistics

February 3 2017 – Cathay Pacific backs Adelaide with fifth flight

January 16 2017 – Adelaide Airport reaches 8 million passengers in 2016

January 11 2017 – Q1 FY17 Passenger Statistics

December 21 2016 – Bula! Adelaide Airport & State Government welcome Fiji Airways direct flights

December 13 2016 – China Southern Airlines inaugural flight lands in Adelaide

October 24 2016 – State’s biggest conference flies into Adelaide – boosting our visitor economy by $20m

October 21 2016 – 50 million dollar hotel to be built at airport

August 3 2016 – Q4 FY16 Passenger Statistics

July 26, 2016 – Adelaide to land direct flights with mainland China

May 13, 2016 – Adelaide Airport welcomes Jetstar direct flights to Sunshine Coast

May 3, 2016 – Qatar Airways lands in Adelaide

March 11, 2016 – Adelaide Airport secures gold in Asia Pacific HR awards

January 28, 2016 – Q2 FY16 Passenger Statistics

October 26, 2015 – Adelaide Airport expands aviation business development team as part of executive restructure

October 24, 2015 – Guide Dogs SA/NT Media Release – Personalised luxury pet hotel lands at Adelaide Airport

October 23, 2015 – Q1 FY16 Passenger Statistics

October 23, 2015 – Adelaide Airport to build Australia’s largest airport rooftop solar system

September 24, 2015 – Cathay Pacific adds fifth weekly Adelaide service

July 28, 2015 – FY15 Passenger Statistics

May 20, 2015 – Adelaide Airport to undertake emergency exercise

May 14, 2015 – Adelaide Airport internationally recognised for reducing carbon emissions

April 27, 2015 – March 2015 Traffic Performance

January 16, 2015 – Adelaide Airport Master Plan approved

November 12, 2014 – Adelaide Airport records strong passenger growth in key markets

November 12, 2014 – Strong International Growth Underpins Adelaide Airport Results

October 24, 2014 – Adelaide Airport’s 30-year Vision Takes Flight

October 2, 2014 – Adelaide and Parafield Airports internationally recognised for reducing carbon emissions

July 31, 2014 – Adelaide Airport records double digit international growth for the third consecutive year

July 22, 2014 – Adelaide Airport Releases Draft Masterplan

May 29, 2014 – Adelaide Airport wins international HR award for employee branding

May 6, 2014 – Adelaide Airport records strong year to date passenger growth

April 30, 2014 – Adelaide Airport road changes ahead of aircraft parking expansion

March 31, 2014 – Singapore Airlines celebrates 30 years in Adelaide

March 21, 2014 – Victoria’s Secret opens new store at Adelaide Airport

February 7, 2014 – Adelaide Airport to Expand Aircraft Parking

October 3, 2013 – Adelaide Airport welcomes new Jetstar Bali service

September 19, 2013 – Adelaide and Parafield Airports win national aviation awards