|February 1||Malaysia Airlines formally joined the Oneworld airline alliance|
|March 2||Perth Airport Terminal 2 opened for airline operations|
|March 31||Air Mauritius introduce a third weekly Mauritius – Perth service, using Airbus A330-200 aircraft. The airline is also changing the flight numbers from MK940/MK941 to MK440/MK441.
Schedule from 31 March 2013 is as follows:WED & FRI & SUN: MK440 arr 09:45 / MK441 dep 13:05 Qantas Perth-Hong Kong (QF67/68) service to cease.Qantas to use Boeing 767-300ER aircraft with new interiors and individual in-flight entertainment on all weekday flights between Brisbane and Perth from this date.
|April||Helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft leased by Department of Fire and Emergency Services for 2012/13 fire season will be returned to owners|
|April 1||Indonesia AirAsia add a fourth (night time) service to its Perth – Denpasar (Bali) route, using Airbus A320 aircraft:
TUE/THU/SAT: QZ8418 arr PER 00:20 / QZ8419 dep PER 01:25Jetstar Asia (Singapore) is providing additional services between Singapore and Perth, using Airbus A320 aircraft (9V- registered)
1 APR 2013 – 4 MAY 2013: MON/TUE/THU/FRI/SAT: 3K 133 arrives at Perth 07:30 / 3K134 departs Perth at 08:10
|April 13 & 14||Valley View Vintage and Military Fly In – Valley View Air Strip (11 miles East of Geraldton Airport) – see http://www.valleyviewvintage.com.au/index.phpMyrup Fly-In, Myrup Fly In Estate, 17km SE of Esperance Airport|
|April 15||Qantas Perth-Singapore service (currently twice daily) will be reduced to one flight per day (QF77/78). The flight will be re-timed for better connection to onwards flights in Asia while also making a same-day return into Perth.
QF77 will leave Perth at 09:50 (instead of 11:55) for arrival into Singapore at 15:20 / Return to Perth as QF78 for 23:30 arrival.
|May||Broome Airport – refurbishment of the terminal departure lounges to be completed by end of month|
|May 19||Wyalkatchem Fly-In & Sausage Sizzle|
|June 1||Philippine Airlines commence services from Manila via Darwin to Perth, four times per week using Airbus A320 aircraft.TUE / THU / SUN (Airbus A320): PR219 arrives Perth 07:50 / PR220 departs Perth 08:50|
|June 8||Royal Aero Club of WA Bomber Command Formation Flight – Formation groups depart Jandakot at 15:00 over Fremantle, along Swan River, over Kings Park War Memorial, to Observation City, Powerhouse and back to Jandakot.|
|June 24||Jetstar Asia (Singapore) is providing additional services between Singapore and Perth, using Airbus A320 aircraft (9V- registered)3K 133 arrives at Perth 07:30 / 3K134 departs Perth at 08:10
|June 28||Garuda Indonesia re-start GA726/GA729 services between Perth and Denpasar (Bali): DAILY (B737-800): GA726 Arrives PER 16:25 / GA729 departs PER at 17:25|
|July 1||Garuda Indonesia re-start direct services between Perth and Jakarta:DAILY (B737-800): GA724 Arrives PER 15:50 / GA725 departs PER 17:40|
|September 29||SABC Annual Fly-In, Serpentine Airfield|
|October 26||Jetstar Asia (Singapore) FINAL additional service between Singapore and Perth, using Airbus A320 aircraft (9V- registered): 3K 133 arrives at Perth 07:30 / 3K134 departs Perth at 08:10|
|By end of 2013||Qantas to retire: