Canberra International Airport has commenced
construction of its new $350 million Multi-User Terminal.
Qantas will be the largest tenant of the new
terminal, with 546 Qantas and QantasLink flights operating each
week between Canberra and the cities of Adelaide, Brisbane,
Melbourne, Sydney and Perth.
said the Multi-User Terminal project represented a boon
for Qantas passengers.
“The new Multi-User Terminal will give
Qantas access to state-of-the-art facilities including additional
check-in counters, aerobridges and gate lounges, improved baggage
facilities and new and larger lounges,” said Qantas Regional
General Manager ACT Allan Williams
Qantas has just completed a $10 million program of
improvements to its existing domestic terminal at Canberra Airport
to provide enhanced facilities for passengers, aircraft and
baggage services in the period leading up to the completion of the
new Multi-User Terminal in 2012.
The improvements at Qantas’
current Canberra domestic terminal include:
- upgrades to
Qantas lounge facilities including a new Business Lounge;
expanded check-in facilities;
- installation of an
additional security lane, providing extra space for periods of
- expansion of the baggage system to provide
added capacity, improved access and quicker delivery times; and
- installation of an additional aerobridge.
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