Airline News

Turkish Airlines' new Boeing 787 takes wing

Turkish Airlines' first Boeing 787-9 has taken wing, and it's also packing an impressive new business class seat which is promi...

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Fiji Airways to fly Airbus A350s to Sydney, LA

Fiji Airways plans to fly its new Airbus A350s to Sydney and Los Angeles as of January 1, 2020. It'll be quite a way to ring i...

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Cathay Pacific now flies daily to Seattle

Cathay Pacific is boosting its non-stop Seattle Airbus A350 service to run every day, making it even easier for Australians &nd...

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Emirates plans passport-free Australia-UK flights

Rustling up a passport and boarding pass to step onto an international flight could soon become a thing of the past, with Dubai...

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Lufthansa's plans to unbundle business class

Buying and flying Lufthansa business class could be a very different proposition from next year as the German carrier moves tow...

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No Qsuites for Qatar's Airbus A380s

Qatar Airways has decided not to upgrade its Airbus A380s with Qsuite business class suites owing to plans to retire the superj...

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Lufthansa reveals second-genpremium economy

Lufthansa has pulled back the curtain on its second-generation premium economy seat, which will debut on the German airline's B...

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Cathay Pacific's new business class sleep service

Cathay Pacific is set to roll out an upgraded 'sleep service' on long-range flights, with mattresses and slippers – but n...

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JAL reveals new Airbus A350 seats

Japan Airlines has revealed its latest-generation domestic first class seat, as well as the new ‘Class J’ seat crea...

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Qantas plans overhaul of frequent flyer scheme

Qantas has unveilled a raft of changes to its frequent flyer program and we've got all the details. * more 'reward seats' set ...

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Qantas Boeing 787 to fly Sydney-Auckland

Trans-Tasman travellers will be treated to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on selected Sydney-Auckland flights across the peak summer...

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Qantas tips further Brisbane growth on US flights

Qantas plans to begin non-stop flights from Brisbane to both Chicago and San Francisco by the end of April 2020, but that doesn...

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Virgin's Airbus A330neos to get new business class

Virgin Atlantic will add 14 factory-fresh Airbus A330-900 to its international fleet from 2021, and they'll sport a newer Upper...

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KLM rethinks A350s, eyes broader Qantas tie-up

With eight Boeing 787-10 jets set to join the KLM fleet between 2019 and 2023, SkyTeam’s Dutch airline is now rethinking ...

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Lufthansa 'business class plus' for Boeing 777X

As the launch customer for the Boeing 777X, Lufthansa is planning to do business a little differently when its fleet of those B...

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Airbus A321XLR to shake up business travel

Airbus will add an ultra-long range A321XLR to its best-selling family of single-aisle jets, allowing airlines to open new...

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Lufthansa bullish on the future of first class

Despite many airlines around the world moving to axe first class in favour of a bigger focus on business class, Lufthansa is po...

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Delta upgrades Los Angeles-New York business class

Virgin Australia’s Stateside partner Delta Air Lines is boosting its business class experience to become the only US carr...

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