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Rex signs letters of intent on six leased 737s for domestic routes

Rex’s ambitions of becoming a domestic route competitor to Qantas and Virgin are becoming a reality. Next step: a team song.

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Federal government extends airline support measures

by Christian Fleetwood

The execs over at Qantas, Virgin and Rex have all let out a collective sigh of relief following this announcement from Mr McCormack.

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Aviation Wrap: Rex in line for $150m of funding, Velocity’s ‘Double Points’ campaign + MORE

We can’t promise this week’s Aviation Wrap is all good news, but at least Rex shareholders and Velocity Frequent Flyers have something to cheer about.

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Regional flying to return to normalcy within two years, says Rex chairman

by Huntley Mitchell

Rex is banking on a much swifter return of regional flying than domestic or international, which isn’t exactly surprising given Australia’s current border situation.

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Rex allowed to continue coordinating regional flights with Qantas and Virgin

Neville Howell, Alan Joyce and Paul Scurrah have been emailing each other high five GIFs today after receiving this pleasing bit of news.

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Aussie airlines slam airports for “attempts at public shaming” over alleged unpaid fees

Australia’s airlines and airports are locked in a bitter squabbling match. Read all about it, without the pressure of having to pick a side.

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Qantas hits back at allegations of “predatory behaviour” with Sydney-Orange route

by Christian Fleetwood

A war of words has taken off between Qantas and Rex. Read all about the verbal tit for tat here.

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Rex gets serious about challenging Qantas and Virgin on Australia’s ‘Golden Triangle’

After recently revealing its intention to expand its services to include capital cities, Rex is getting ready to enter the big league.

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Qantas, Virgin Australia’s international flights grounded as government support ends

by Christian Fleetwood

Meanwhile, Rex has once again been defending itself on the ASX, this time over reports the regional carrier is receiving a larger percentage of public funding than Qantas or Virgin.

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Federal govt mocks Queensland’s “laughable” Virgin bid, as Rex eyes capital city flights

by Huntley Mitchell

The Queensland government has thrown its hat in the ring to bid for Virgin Australia, as the deadline for non-binding offers draws closer.

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Aviation Wrap: Etihad to resume Melbourne-London service, Rex enters trading halt + MORE

Are you hungry for updates from the world’s airlines? Enjoy Travel Weekly’s aviation buffet without the risk of catching COVID-19. 

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Aviation Wrap: Brisbane Airport’s runway completion, Air NZ marks 80 years of flying + MORE

Much unlike passenger planes around the globe right now, this week’s Aviation Wrap is running at full capacity.

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