Ansett Australia

former Australian domestic airline

Ansett Australia was an airline from Australia. Ansett was based in Melbourne. The airline flew domestically within Australia and from the 1990s to destinations in Asia.[1] It declared bankruptcy in 2001. In 2002, it stopped flying. Several of its Golden Wing airport lounges were purchased by Virgin Australia.[2]

Early Ansett logo


  1. Cook, Terry (15 September 2001). "Australia's second biggest airline collapses". World Socialist Web Site. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. Retrieved 16 October 2007.
  2. "Virgin Australia Reviews Overview". Retrieved 15 May 2015.