Airline News

Singapore eyes quarantine-free travel from September

The country's leaders expect travel to resume inside of two months, once the nation has 80% of its population vaccinated.

Bloomberg News |

Vistara pushes back Boeing 787, Airbus A320neo deliveries

Singapore Airlines’ Indian joint venture confirms delivery delays for both its single-aisle and twin-aisle jet programs.

Bloomberg News |

New Zealand travel bubble suspended until late September

It’s 2020 all over again as Australia-New Zealand travel is declared off limits.

David Flynn |

Delta surge pops Asia’s travel bubbles

Air travel corridors have largely been a letdown as nations constantly change rules and close borders to contain outbreaks.

Bloomberg News |

Australian ‘vaccination passport’ coming to Apple Wallet

The smartphone app will store COVID-19 test results and vaccination records as Australia gears up to reopen its borders.

David Flynn |

Qatar CEO wants to add more members to Oneworld

"Under my leadership, we don't accept anything other than being number one" says the newly-minted Oneworld chair.

David Flynn |

Rex suspends all Boeing 737 flights

Regional Express has grounded all inter-city Boeing 737 jet services with immediate effect.

David Flynn |

Cathay aims to redefine IFE with 4K screens, Bluetooth

With HD screens and movies, plus audio beamed to your high-end headphones, the only thing not supplied is popcorn...

David Flynn |

The complete guide to travelling with QantasLink

Whether you're a regional flyer or even jetting to places like Cairns and Canberra, here's what you need to know about QantasLink.

Chris Chamberlin |

The OzJet story: Australia's 'all business class' airline

How an upstart airline with all-business-class Boeing 737s challenged Qantas on the lucrative Sydney-Melbourne route.

Chris Chamberlin |

How airlines set airfares: why some flights can cost more

Airfares are forever changing, but what makes prices dial up or come down? Welcome to the dark art of revenue management.

Chris Chamberlin |

American Airlines suspends Sydney flights

The Qantas partner will pause its flights to Sydney until at least November 2021.

David Flynn |

Your guide to Rex Boeing 737 business class

From seats to lounges, and dining to pricing, here's your complete guide to flying business class with Regional Express.

Chris Chamberlin |

Cathay Pacific’s Airbus A321neo is ready to take wing

The advanced A321neo and its new regional business class seat will debut on August 4 to Shanghai.

David Flynn |

International arrivals must now declare Covid vaccination

The new Australia Travel Declaration form shows how post-pandemic travel is taking shape.

David Flynn |

For sale: all six of Malaysia Airlines’ Airbus A380s

The Malaysian flag-carrier is the latest airline to drop the axe on the superjumbo.

David Flynn |

Business class compared: Qantas vs Virgin vs Rex

Premium travellers are now spoiled for choice, but which airline is best in business class?

Chris Chamberlin |

Australia eyes year-end travel bubble with Singapore

The much-delayed travel bubble is another casualty of low vaccination rates and the spread of the COVID Delta variant.

Bloomberg News |