Member since 13 Sep 2016
Total posts 49
This will be good news for the sandgropers if it takes off. The WA Govt is in talks with both ANA and JAL to launch direct flights between Perth and Tokyo, something they have been seeking for over a decade according to The West Australian.From https://thewest.com.au/news/wa/wa-government-bids-to-get-more-direct-flights-from-asian-destinations-to-perth-ng-b88608362z
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 26 May 2014
Total posts 307
SQ with "55 direct flights to Perth a week" ? Possibly that is counting fights in both directions, not "to Perth". Direct flights to Japan were operated by Qantas until the tsunami in 2011. It would be great for Perth for one of the airlines to re-start direct services.
Member since 20 Aug 2014
Total posts 156
55 flights to perth per week? Not when i looked last.
Member since 21 Mar 2017
Total posts 39
He's actually right... SQx4, Scoot x2, JQx2 and QFx1 daily = more than 55 :) and that's one way
Member since 18 Feb 2015
Total posts 34
Fairly sure QF have 2 flights a day... Maybe 2 days a week where its just 1
He said Singapore not SQ
Member since 10 Aug 2015
Brisbane will get ANA first next year
Member since 06 Nov 2014
Total posts 160
There was an article on Australian Aviaton a few weeks ago that suggested it and I have a bit of inside knowledge
Member since 27 Jul 2017
Total posts 21
I read this while sitting in the lounge in MEL having just arrived on QF80 from Narita and waiting for my connecting flight to Perth. They would have my business should this eventuate!
Member since 07 Aug 2013
Total posts 133
QF either upgrades to a330 or has 2x b737 flights on Friday and weekends during school holiday/peak periods.
Member since 15 Aug 2017
Total posts 45
As a regular Per- Japan traveller I am usually flying CX morning flight from Perth and onto a CX Japan flight. Would be really good to get the direct Japan flight again since Qantas stopped Perth to Tokyo a few years back.
Singapore Airlines - KrisFlyer
Member since 02 Dec 2016
Total posts 12
Come on ANA, Fly to Melbourne.
Member since 18 Dec 2016
Total posts 20
Hopefully it’s before the 2020 Olympics. Love to fly directly to Tokyo for it
Air New Zealand - Airpoints
Member since 31 Oct 2016
Total posts 204
I suspect there will be quite a few Travel Agent charter options available for that if the airlines aren't doing it themselves...
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