Airline News

Emirates axes Brisbane-Singapore-Dubai flights

Emirates confirms an exit from the Brisbane-Singapore route due to "substantial losses".

Qantas Project Sunrise flights will go big on business class

Qantas CEO says the Project Sunrise jets will have at least 30% of their space assigned to premium cabins.

Qantas pulls the plug on Sydney-Beijing flights

Qantas will remove China's national capital from its international network, relying instead on codeshares with partner airlines.

SriLankan plans Sydney-Colombo flights for 2020

The Oneworld member intends to add Sydney to its network, while also considering flights to Frankfurt and Paris.

British Airways' Airbus A380 Club Suite upgrade from 2023

Business class passengers on BA's flagship A380 routes are in for a long wait before they can enjoy the impressive Club Suites.

Cathay Pacific Airbus A321neo begins regional refresh

Cathay Pacific's regional arm will match the arrival of its Airbus A321neo fleet with a new business class seat.

Singapore Airlines: new business class, first class for 2022

New suites and seats come a decade after the launch of Singapore Airlines' current Boeing 777 first class and business class.

Air France to launch domestic business class next year

The French flag-carrier will break out the Champagne for business class passengers on domestic flights from 2020.

Virgin Australia to axe Melbourne-Hong Kong flights

Virgin Australia says it will 'suspend' flights between Melbourne and Hong Kong in favour of the new Brisbane-Tokyo service.

Singapore Airlines is considering business class pyjamas

Singapore Airlines could join the slowly-growing ranks of airlines which offer pyjamas to business class passengers.

BA buys Air Europa, which will leave SkyTeam

Air Europa looks set to join the British (Airways) Empire and be rebranded as Iberia Express.

Virgin Australia readies Brisbane-Tokyo flights

Virgin's fresh focus on Japan will include daily Brisbane-Tokyo flights and a partnership with ANA.

Europe's high-speed rail takes on business class flights

Europe’s rail operators have ambitious plans to claw away at a large slice of the business travel market.

Singapore Airlines goes flat-out on Aussie business class

All Singapore Airlines flights to and from Australia now feature lie-flat beds in business class.

Qantas' Project Sunrise jets will have 'super first class'

There'll be no better place to be on a 20-hour non-stop flight.

Is the famous Learjet brand on its last legs?

Sales of the famous brand are losing altitude as buyers upgrade to larger private aircraft.

Here's what it's like to fly on the Airbus A220

Executive Traveller steps onto a special Airbus A220 invitation-only charter flight for a one-hour spin above Sydney.

Virgin Australia, ANA partner on flights to Japan

Velocity Frequent Flyer and ANA Mileage Club members can look forward to reciprocal perks like lounge access and more.