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Air Niugini announced its new direct route between Townsville and Port Moresby. The new service commenced on 31 March 2017. Flights will operate every Monday and Friday.,
The new flight will benefit Central and North Queensland communities who can now better access PNG and other Pacific and Asian cities through connecting flights at Jackson’s airport in Port Moresby.
The inclusion of Townsville brings the number of Air Niugini nonstop destinations in Australia to four (Brisbane, Sydney, Cairns, Townsville), as well as code share services to both Melbourne and Perth. Air Niugini flies to Australia 25 times a week-more than any other airline. Air Niugini serves a total 15 international destinations.