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Perth Airport Facts

Perth Airport passenger numbers are set to rise to 20 million by 2050 thanks to the significant mining boom happening across Western Australia

Perth has 20 international airlines servicing destinations across Asia and the Middle East and Africa.

The longest flight time of any route is to Johannesburg with South African Airways. This flight takes around 11 hours. This will be superseded when Qantas launch non-stop Perth to London services in March 2018, with a flight time of 17 hours outbound.

Perth Airport’s current CEO is Kevin Brown.

The biggest aircraft to visit Perth Airport regularly is the Airbus A340-600

Perth Airport owns Terminal 1, 2 and 3 but not Terminal 4

ATC and ARFF services are provided by Airservices Australia

Freight services vary and include aircraft such as the AN-124 and Boeing 747-400.

Perth Airport is located in the suburb of Redcliffe, Western Australia

Flight paths are strewn across the hills, Midland, Canning and Perth areas.



SkyTeam alliance members
China Southern
Garuda Indonesia

Star Alliance members
Air New Zealand
Singapore Airlines
South African Airways

Oneworld alliance members
Cathay Pacific
Qantas Airways
Qatar Airways
Malaysia Airlines

Airlines with 5-star rating on Skytrax
Cathay Pacific
Garuda Indonesia
Malaysia Airlines

Qatar Airways
Singapore Airlines

Airlines which have Perth as their only Australian destination –
Air Mauritius
South African Airways
Batik Air

Aircraft types which have Perth as their only scheduled Australian destination –
Airbus A340-600

Airport Statistics 2015/2016, calculated from July 2015 to June 2016.

13,758,489 pax YTD 2016

13,984,204 pax YTD 2015

13,961,580 pax YTD 2014

13,664,394 pax YTD 2013

12,632,800 pax YTD 2012

11,451,453 pax YTD 2011

10,463,971 pax YTD 2010

2016 (- 1.61%)

2015 (+ 0.16%)

2014 (+ 2.17%)

2013 (+ 8.17%)

2012 (+ 10.32%)

2011 (+ 9.44%)

International Pax % | + 1.42% from previous year (2015)
Domestic Pax % | – 2.91% from previous year (2015)
Aircraft Movements % | -4.26% from previous year (2015)

Sourced from Perth Airport.

For specific data, please consult the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics. The latest statistical report of international airline activity at all Australian ports is now available. Please click here to access.

Last Update: 17MAY17


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