Perth Airport works

News Update 19 October 2018

Residents are to be advised of upcoming Perth Airport works which are part of the Forrestfield-Airport Link (FAL) project.

The FAL project involves tunnelling under the airfield and runways at Perth Airport. To enable the next stages of the project, both the main runway (03/21) and the cross runway (06/24) will be temporarily restricted at different times throughout October and November 2018.

The current works schedule will require the following closures:

Main Runway 03/21 restrictions Cross Runway 06/24 restrictions
  • 23 October - 2 November 2018
  • 11 November and 21 November 2018
*Please note that these closures may change or vary due to operational requirements.
Details of the works can also be found at
During the works, residents may notice temporary changes to flight frequencies (either an increase or a decrease), depending on which runway is closed, however, the total number of flights arriving and departing from Perth Airport will not change.
If you would like further information, please contact the Perth Airport Customer Service team on 08 9478 8862 or The team at Perth Airport appreciate your understanding during these works and closures.

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