The Skywest Airlines business has been in operation for close to 50 years, currently flying to 16 destinations. The business is now operated by Virgin Australia Regional Airlines Pty Ltd. Virgin Australia Regional Airlines Pty Ltd operates flights across regional Western Australia as well as Darwin, Melbourne and Internationally to Denpasar, Bali. With a strong presence in the corporate charter, ‘Fly in Fly Out’ Mining Market and Regular Passenger Transit, we carry over 810,000 passengers annually, servicing business travellers, tourists and regional communities.
The fleet consists of Fokker 50 turboprops and Fokker 100 jet aircraft. Skywest recently acquired its first Airbus A320 which is fitted with 162 seats, bringing Skywest’s total fleet to 18 aircraft.
Skywest is a member of Velocity Rewards, the award-winning customer loyalty program of Virgin Australia, allowing passengers to earn Velocity Points on Skywest’s domestic network.
We pride ourselves on our superior in flight service - every Skywest service offers a quality product of meals, in-flight bar and the most spacious legroom in its class of any Western Australian airline...all at no extra cost!
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