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Date Media Release
3 April 2017 Malindo Air soars into Brisbane with daily flights to Kuala Lumpur and Bali
23 March 2017 BNE Auto Mall achieves major milestone
15 March 2017 Brisbane Airport receives two awards at global Skytrax awards
1 February 2017 Brisbane’s New Runway enters next exciting phase with major contract awarded
27 January 2017 International BNE services boost regional QLD growth in 2016
19 December 2016 China Eastern delivers early Christmas gift to Queensland
12 December 2016 BAC appoints Jim Parashos in new Head of Aviation Business Development role
8 November 2016 Brisbane Airport releases first Sustainability Report
25 October 2016 Local charities benefit in the Brisbane Airport Community Giving fund
17 October 2016 Brisbane Airport named Australasia’s Leading Airport
13 October 2016 Tigerair Australia Expands Queensland Footprint in Response to Consumer Demand
12 October 2016 Brisbane Airport’s new look App (V3.0) now available in Japanese and Korean
28 September 2016 Aviation Australia education campus opens at Brisbane Airport
13 September 2016 Brisbane Airport goes green for school holidays
5 September 2016 Brisbane Airport’s International Terminal celebrates 21 years of operations today
1 September 2016 Sweet symphony set to serenade travellers at Brisbane Airport
23 August 2016 Celebration of Indigenous Heritage at Brisbane Airport
20 July 2016 Aviation industry leaders descending on Brisbane for CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit
20 July 2016 Passenger growth continues at BNE in FY16
1 July 2016 Brisbane Airport wins global nod for F&B offering
14 June 2016 Brisbane Airport welcomes funds to attract more flights
6 June 2016 EVA Air announces major upgrade of Taiwan - Brisbane flights
3 June 2016 Direct BNE-Vancouver Air Canada flights take off
5 May 2016 China Eastern to launch daily year round Brisbane - Shanghai flights
4 May 2016 Local community groups collect in latest Giving Fund Round
31 March 2016 BAC to build new HMG Hardchrome facility at Airport Industrial Park
17 March 2016 Brisbane Airport voted Best Airport in Australia/Pacific in Skytrax global awards
4 March 2016 Brisbane to host Routes Asia in 2018
4 March 2016 BNE welcomes Routes Asia 2018
12 February 2016 BAC welcomes cruise terminal announcement
2 February 2016 BAC appoints new CFO
28 January 2016 Brisbane Airport’s on-time performance soars
22 January 2016 China boosts BNE's passenger numbers in 2015
19 January 2016 Brisbane Airport receives global recognition for reducing carbon emissions
18 January 2016 China Eastern touches down at Brisbane Airport
13 January 2016 Singapore Airlines to add fourth service to BNE
21 December 2015 Brisbane Airport appoints airport Artist-in-Residence
21 December 2015 Air Canada daily to BNE
18 December 2015 Brisbane Airport partners with
19 November 2015 BAC welcomes China Eastern Shanghai-Brisbane flights
27 October 2015 BNE’s International Terminal facelift officially unveiled…. But wait, there’s more
22 October 2015 Giant reef inspired artwork completes $30m Skygate expansion
15 October 2015 Brisbane Airport wins two national awards
15 September 2015 Brisbane Airport launches Australia's first Apple Watch compatible Airport App
20 August 2015 Major Aboriginal artwork by acclaimed artist, the late Mrs Sally Gabori, unveiled at BNE
17 August 2015 Lost property at BNE raises $25,000 at auction for charity
31 July 2015 Qantas Brisbane-Tokyo inaugural flight takes off tomorrow with Japanese inspired celebrations at BNE
20 July 2015 International passenger growth continues at BNE in FY15
9 July 2015 New International Airline heralds fresh era for Qld and Canada
17 April 2015 Qantas celebrates 80 years of international service from BNE
14 April 2015 Construction begins on new Aviation Australia education campus
9 April 2015 Highest Rated Airport in ACCC Survey for 11th Year
24 March 2015 BNE launches trial of Australia’s first Digital Departure Card
12 March 2015 Brisbane Airport receives World’s Best Airport Staff honour in global awards
23 February 2015 BNE achieves strong international growth for Jan/Dec
4 February 2015 BAC backs Queensland tourism with major event sponsorship
3 February 2015 BNE Welcomes approval of Master Plan
29 January 2015 Five Lobelia Circle shortlisted for best office development
16 January 2015 Passenger growth continues at BNE in 2014
14 January 2015 BNE achieves ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation
18 December 2014 BNE’s $45m terminal facelift takes shape
11 December 2014 First Green Star – Communities rating elevates Brisbane Airport’s sustainability to new heights
9 December 2014 Konnichiwa Japan! QF to launch direct BNE - Tokyo flights
26 November 2014 Double win for BNE at AAA Awards
19 November 2014 BNE Keeps Leaders and Passengers On Time
10 November 2014 The ‘BIG OBAMA’ has landed.
3 November 2014 US Private Placement Issue
30 October 2014 The next phase for BNE’s New Parallel Runway Project
20 October 2014 Brisbane Airport Corporation Judged Best Corporate Citizen
30 September 2014 BAC distributes $20,000 in grants to community groups
17 September 2014 BNE Projects Win at Engineering Excellence Awards
15 September 2014 BNE and Shanghai Airports sign collaborative MOU
2 September 2014 JR/Duty Free opens its doors at BNE International
6 August 2014 BNE's Revamped APP Keeps Travellers Updated
30 July 2014 Two New Hotels for Brisbane Airport
23 July 2014 BNE welcomes Virgin Australia's daily dash to LA
14 July 2014 BNE Service Centre now open at Brisbane Airport
9 July 2014 Brisbane Airport Statement
23 June 2014 The Coffee Club Opens New Shipping Container Cafes at Brisbane Airport
23 June 2014 BAC Wins Third Sustainability Award
18 June 2014 BAC’s Aviation Business Development team ready for take off
12 June 2014 BNE targets China with Comprehensive New Strategy
6 June 2014 Local Retailers Serving up the Best of Brisbane to International Passengers
16 May 2014 April Passenger numbers soar at BNE
15 April 2014 BNE opens Australia’s first airside Assistance Animals facility
7 April 2014 Aviation Australia Builds Future at Brisbane Airport
3 April 2014 BNE Rated #1 in ACCC Survey for 10th Year Running
2 April 2014 BNE Welcomes New Jetstar Hawaii Service
1 April 2014 Aviation Australia Builds Future at Brisbane Airport
31 March 2014 Singapore Airlines Celebrates 30 Years of Service to BNE
31 March 2014 BNE Welcomes Input For Master Plan
28 March 2014 BNE ranked 3rd in the Skytrax World Airport Awards
19 March 2014 Right Decision for Queensland
12 March 2014 Multiagency training exercise at BNE
27 February 2014 Qantas and Brisbane Airport Reach Commercial Agreement
26 February 2014 CEOs and Politicians to face-off in Charity Football Match
11 February 2014 $45 Million BNE Terminal Redevelopment Kicks Off
6 February 2014 BAC keeps cycling upgrades rolling
6 February 2014 Brisbane Airport soars in Property Council Office Market Report
5 February 2014 Merlo Coffee lands at Brisbane Airport Domestic Terminal
21 January 2014 International Travel Bounces Back at BNE in 2013
18 December 2013 BNE Welcomes Jetstar's new 787 direct flights to Bali
4 December 2013 BNE International Terminal to Undergo $45 Million Transformation
4 December 2013 BNE Welcomes Tigerair Base
25 November 2013 BNE completes 15M runway overlay project
18 November 2013 Alastair McLeod and Matt Golinski headline Skygate Masterclass.
4 November 2013 BNE Quarterly Traffic Results
31 October 2013 BNE Awards Duty Free Concession
24 October 2013 New Fast Track Kiosk Check-in Facilities Launched at BNE International
23 October 2013 Art with Altitude Opens 24th - 27th October 2013
17 October 2013 BNE Ramps up its Chinese Focus
14 October 2013 Brisbane Airport Corporation flies high at awards
10 October 2013 BAC Green Lights New Parallel Runway
3 October 2013 Art with Altitude Landing Soon at Skygate
24 July 2013 BNE Airport Discovery Centre reopens at Skygate
24 July 2013 China Southern Goes Daily Non-Stop to BNE
19 July 2013 BNE Passenger numbers continue to grow.
8 July 2013 BAC appoints new aviation business development roles
28 June 2013 Art with Altitude set to soar again in 2013 at Skygate
27 June 2013 New Master Plan to guide billions in future investment
27 June 2013 Events drive spike in travel
19 June 2013 BAC and Virgin Australia reach agreement to enhance customer experience at Brisbane Airport
4 June 2013 BNE Partners with Wildlife Queensland
31 May 2013 BNE welcomes the return of Philippine Airlines
16 May 2013 BNE gets its A380. Emirates announces Airbus A380 daily service for BNE
30 April 2013 BNE ranked No.1 for customer service for 9th year by ACCC
11 April 2013 BNE ranked 3rd in the Skytrax World Airport Awards
10 April 2013 NPR Funding: BAC Response to recent media claims
15 March 2013 Management changes at BNE - New GM Airline and Commercial Businesses
14 March 2013 BNE re-opens cross runway
8 March 2013 Clearing the air - Julieanne Alroe shares the facts about funding the airport's new runway
12 February 2013 BNE Property announces EOI for new development
12 February 2013 BAC calls for Expression of Interest for Duty Free Concession
27 January 2013 Brisbane Airport Storm Updates
18 January 2013 BNE achieves 4.5 per cent growth in 2012
7 January 2013 Virgin Australia System Changes
19 December 2012 BAC appoints new CFO
4 December 2012 Body Scanning to commence at BNE
30 November 2012 Passion Key Ingredient at Masterclass Weekend
28 November 2012 BNE celebrates the launch of direct flights to Honolulu
20 November 2012 BNE achieves domestic passenger record in October
9 November 2012 Innovative partnership a win for property buyers
5 November 2012 ‘Missing link’ taxiway opens at BNE
16 October 2012 Sporting events drive travel trends
10 October 2012 ‘Aloha’ BNE! The count-down is on. Hawaiian themed sand sculptures and floral leis transform BNE
24 September 2012 Visitor markets to BNE see significant growth in August
21 September 2012 Another day, another upgrade – a day in the life of Brisbane Airport
17 September 2012 New Public Pick-Up Area opens at Brisbane Domestic
17 September 2012 New Public Pick-Up Area opens at Brisbane Domestic
5 September 2012 Brisbane Airport wins Qld development of the year
28 August 2012 Minister unveils Brisbane Airport’s $350-million upgrade
24 August 2012 Art with Altitude now landing at Brisbane Airport
23 August 2012 Cathay Pacific Celebrates 30 Years of Service to Brisbane
22 August 2012 AUD$215 million debt successfully raised for BAC
16 August 2012 Etihad to launch daily Brisbane – Abu Dhabi services
25 July 2012 Brisbane Airport welcomes opening of AirportLinkM7
24 July 2012 See it, Hear it, Report it! New Airport Watch program launched at Brisbane Airport
23 July 2012 Art with Altitude set to soar
20 July 2012 Typo lands at Brisbane Airport
19 July 2012 21 million passengers makes it another record year for BNE
3 July 2012 New QantasLink gate lounge opens at BNE Domestic
25 June 2012 BNE first Aussie airport to join pinning craze
20 June 2012 BNE May passenger figures leading to record year end
20 June 2012 BNE welcomes Hawaiian Airlines to Brisbane
8 June 2012 Contemporary art festival landing soon at Airport Village
28 May 2012 Brisbane Airport wins sustainable development award
25 May 2012 BAC unveils plan for airport property growth
16 May 2012 More Asian travellers heading to Qld
20 April 2012 BNE named ‘Best Regional Airport’ in global awards
19 April 2012 Qld intrastate travel booming
4 April 2012 BAC and QUT appoint Airport Chair of Innovation
30 March 2012 BNE ranked No.1 for customer service for 8th year by ACCC
19 March 2012 Japanese travellers returning to Queensland
21 February 2012 Business growth drives new bus service
20 February 2012 Double digit growth for BNE in January
17 February 2012 Brisbane Airport Statement: Strategic Airlines/Air Australia Announcement
14 February 2012 EYE commits to transforming Brisbane Airport Media
31 January 2012 Airlines ramp up services to regional Qld - Larger aircraft and more flights
18 January 2012 Steady passenger growth for BNE in 2011
16 January 2012 BNE opens largest single-structure car park in the southern hemisphere
11 January 2012 BNE congratulates QantasLink
10 January 2012 BNE expects roaring start to The Year of The Dragon
30 December 2011 Record passenger numbers through BNE in 2011
19 December 2011 Destination Brisbane Airport! Record Christmas crowds expected.
7 December 2011 Brisbane Airport - CareFlight partnership takes flight
6 December 2011 Rugby inspired promotion drives airport retail sales
3 November 2011 BAC reports solid results for 2011 despite challenging year
31 October 2011 Inaugural Beijing-Brisbane flight a win for Qld
24 October 2011 Brisbane Airport secures $500 million of new bank facilities
17 October 2011 Sporting events driving international and domestic travel
6 October 2011 Qantas announces new services on Dallas - Brisbane route
5 October 2011 BAC says current economic regulatory model needed to ensure private sector investment
28 September 2011 New QantasLink services a bonus for Qld
27 September 2011 Surfing suits hang ten for flying Docs
23 September 2011 BAC incentive rebate drives passenger growth for Qld
13 September 2011 Speciality Retail Tenancy opportunity at Brisbane Domestic Airport
9 September 2011 Brisbane Airport welcomes direct China Southern service to Beijing
9 September 2011 Search for Brisbane’s next top model takes off at Airport Village
9 September 2011 Lost liquor a win for charity
8 September 2011 Brisbane Airport opens up to local schools
7 September 2011 Changes at the Domestic Terminal
2 September 2011 Congratulations for RFDS ‘Hall of Fame’ Induction
25 August 2011 Airport National Property Master Plan Design Winner Announced
19 August 2011 ‘Brisbane Airport’ Brisbane’s newest suburb
18 July 2011 Brisbane Airport construction projects win Master Builders Awards
14 July 2011 Passenger numbers on the rise at Brisbane Airport
27 June 2011 Brisbane Airport celebrates record 20 millionth passenger
10 June 2011 Brisbane Airport announces shortlist for airport design competition
23 May 2011 BAC reaches out to local schools
23 May 2011 Brisbane Airport response to Climate Commission report: infrastructure will withstand rising sea levels
11 May 2011 Brisbane Airport launches national property design competition
5 May 2011 Brisbane Airport to create a new plan for Property
29 April 2011 Brisbane’s Domestic Terminal gets a face-lift
18 April 2011 Brisbane Airport predicts record numbers over Easter
23 March 2011 AUD$600 million debt successfully raised for BAC
22 March 2011 Brisbane maintains passenger growth through floods
12 March 2011 Better planning on the radar for airport online centre
28 February 2011 Aeropelican starts Brisbane-Narrabri service
24 February 2011 Brisbane Airport welcomes Strategic Phuket service
22 February 2011 Possible flight delays at Brisbane Airport due to Christchurch earthquake
22 February 2011 Possible flight delays at Brisbane Airport due to Christchurch earthquake
7 February 2011 Brisbane set to soar in February 2011
25 January 2011 Amsterdam tops up Airport flood donation
24 January 2011 Brisbane Airport shapes up for future challenges
21 January 2011 Aeropelican announces Brisbane-Narrabri service
19 January 2011 ‘Leave’ a little love for flood victims, says Brisbane Airport
14 January 2011 12pm Friday - Access to Brisbane Airport improved for weekend travel
14 January 2011 Qantas announces new Dallas Fort Worth - Brisbane route
13 January 2011 11:30am Thursday - Options for Access to Brisbane Airport
13 January 2011 12pm Thursday - Options for Access to Brisbane Airport
13 January 2011 3pm Thursday - Traffic Lights out at entrance to Airport Drive
13 January 2011 4pm Thursday - Traffic lights restored at entrance to Airport Drive
13 January 2011 Brisbane Airport survives 4am high tide
12 January 2011 1pm Wednesday - Brisbane Airport still open and operating: business as usual
12 January 2011 7am Wednesday - Brisbane Airport is open and operating
12 January 2011 6pm Wednesday - Brisbane Airport open throughout the night
12 January 2011 4pm Wednesday - Brisbane Airport open despite high tide
11 January 2011 1:30pm Tuesday - Brisbane Airport currently still operating
11 January 2011 10:30am Tuesday - Brisbane Airport currently still operating
11 January 2011 6pm Tuesday - Brisbane Airport currently still operating
4 January 2011 Brisbane Airport donates $250,000 to flood victims
23 December 2010 Free Temporary Waiting Car Park opens today
14 December 2010 Bumper Christmas expected for Brisbane Airport due to strong growth
15 November 2010 Brisbane Airport breaks passenger records
9 November 2010 Airport passengers urged to “Do the Right Thing” for the planet
2 November 2010 “Team Queensland” breaches Great Wall of Chinese tourism
20 September 2010 Aircraft ‘fly’ between the flags to promote beach safety
26 August 2010 Brisbane Airport’s new taxi call forward area opens
19 August 2010 Brisbane Airport breaks monthly passenger record
12 August 2010 Brisbane Airport welcomes Australia’s most sustainable data centre
20 July 2010 Brisbane Airport ends the year flying high
15 July 2010 Brisbane Airport unveils Experience Centre
4 July 2010 New Domestic Terminal car park to become a work of art
10 June 2010 Brisbane Airport congratulates award winners
1 June 2010 Brisbane Airport welcomes China Southern Airlines
28 May 2010 Surfing Swan drops in on local surf club
11 May 2010 Brisbane Airport’s Community Group off to a flying start
29 April 2010 Brisbane Airport farewells Japan Airlines
22 April 2010 Car park charges waived for stranded passengers
14 April 2010 Major car park changes at the Brisbane Domestic Terminal
30 March 2010 Brisbane Airport farewells noisy jet aircraft
28 March 2010 Tiger expands its paw print to Brisbane
26 March 2010 Brisbane Airport joins the party at Brisbane Powerhouse
25 March 2010 Brisbane Airport named among world's best
19 March 2010 Record flyers point to recovery as Brisbane Airport hits 4% growth
18 March 2010 Brisbane Airport welcomes Philippine Airlines inaugural service
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