Airline News

Buy Star Alliance Gold status, and get your money back!

This extraordinary offer from Thai Airways actually gives you your money back in travel credit.

David Flynn |

Qantas to raise fares, cut flights

Expect to see fewer flights and higher prices as Qantas is hit by increases in fuel costs.

Bloomberg News |

Singapore Airlines, Lufthansa boost shared flight network

It’s about to get even easier to fly from Australia to almost anywhere in Europe.

David Flynn |

United: Polaris business class for all Australian flights

The newly-minted Virgin Australia partner is putting its best foot forward.

David Flynn |

Air France pulls back the curtain on new La Premiere suites

These oversized suites are promised to feature “a seat, a sofa and a fully flat bed.”

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia, United Airlines partnership takes off

There are plenty of perks for Virgin Australia’s Velocity frequent flyers under the new alliance with United Airlines.

David Flynn |

Rex pulls the plug on Sydney-Canberra flights

Competitive pressure forces Rex Airlines to withdraw from the popular business route.

Matt Lennon |

Qantas plans a Sunrise surprise with A350 business class

There’s an all-new Qantas Business Suite on the way, and it looks like some but not all seats could have privacy doors…

David Flynn |

Starlux sets June debut for new A330neo business class

The Taiwanese startup is ready to spread its wings with the first of eight Airbus A330neo jets.

David Flynn |

More Qantas flights to Queenstown, Christchurch, Wellington

In perfect timing for the winter ski season, Qantas is restarting five more routes to New Zealand.

Matt Lennon |

This $75m private jet is a Parisian penthouse in the sky

The Falcon 10X matches ultra-long range with a spacious stylish cabin that’s just won a Red Dot interior design award.

David Flynn |

How to turn your Qatar Airways Avios into free flights

It’s easy to transfer Avios between airline loyalty programs and redeem them on award bookings.

David Flynn |

Lufthansa eyes ITA, sees Rome as new European hub

The Italian government wants to sell off Alitalia’s successor by the end of June.

Bloomberg News |

How Virgin Australia Business Flyer can work for you

Take your business to the next level with these supercharged benefits.

Staff Writers |

This Qantas jet has an exclusive ‘Harry Potter’ suite

But can you summon a glass of bubbles by saying “Accio, Champagne” ?

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia postpones launch of “a new era of flying”

Just what does the challenger have up its sleeve?

David Flynn |

Sri Lankan Airlines to be sold off, privatised

Sri Lanka’s new government plans to sell off the national airline.

Bloomberg News |

Qantas gets green light for Sydney-Seoul flights

The Flying Kangaroo will soon make the long hop to South Korea.

David Flynn |