QANTASLink today officially announced that it will cease service on the Darwin – Gove – Cairns route in August 2014. The long standing service, currently operated by QANTASLink Boeing 717-200s, will be replaced by an Air North Embraer 170 service.

The final QF1944 Cairns – Gove – Darwin will operate on 16th August 2014.

The final QF1943 Darwin – Gove – Cairns will operate on 17th August 2014.

QANTASLink will retain direct Darwin – Cairns services.