Flights on time at W'sunday Coast

THE Whitsunday Coast airport is among three Queensland terminals to make the top 10 regional centres for flight punctuality in June, according to data released last week.

The Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics' 'Airline On Time' performance monthly report named Sunshine Coast, Emerald and Proserpine among the top 10 regional airports - with 84.2 per cent, 83.8 per cent and 81.2 per cent respectively - for flights arriving on time.

The report rates arrivals and departures from every major airport in the country, with a punctual flight leaving or arriving within 15 minutes of the scheduled time.

Average arrivals and departures on time for June

Proserpine: arrivals: 83.8 per cent, departures: 78.7 per cent

Hamilton Island: arrivals: 79.4 per cent, departures: 80 per cent

Mackay: arrivals: 78 per cent, departures 79.7 per cent


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