Airline News

Asiana chooses A380

Asiana Airlines is gearing up to add six Airbus A380s to its fleet, although the Korean flag-carrier has no plans to schedule t...

David Flynn |

TIP: check in for flights at Bangkok train station

The Bangkok Suvarnhabhumi (BKK) Airport Rail Link has been up and running for four months or so, to generally positive reviews,...

John Walton |

US winter storm warning: free rebooking

Update On Thursday afternoon (Australia time), American Airlines is the latest carrier offering free rebooking for its passeng...

John Walton |

Four hours by train from Beijing to Shanghai

The new Beijing-Shanghai high-speed line opens for business this June, a year ahead of schedule, and will cut travel times betw...

John Walton |

Airline bans price search sites from listing fares

It's a good job that the season of peace and love is nearly over, because the fight between American Airlines and travel site...

John Walton |

Frankfurt gets QF Premium Economy

Qantas will offer premium economy seating on daily flights between Australia and Frankfurt starting February 3rd. The carrier ...

David Flynn |

Virgin Blue lifts credit card fees

Virgin Blue has raised its credit card surcharge on domestic and international bookings, to the point where its booking fee for...

David Flynn |

Korea's new Incheon-Seoul airport express

The long drive between Korea's Incheon International Airport and Seoul is now a thing of the past, following this week's openin...

David Flynn |

United's Aussie 747s to get upgrade

So you think United’s Boeing 747 service from Sydney and Melbourne to the US is a second-rate offering compared to other ...

David Flynn |

Delta adds more lie-flat seats, upgrades entertainment

U.S.-based airline Delta is upgrading its fleet of aircraft to feature more lie-flat beds in premium seats, as well as an impro...

Rahul Raja |

Qantas to get two more A380s

Qantas will boost its Airbus A380 fleet to a total of nine early next year with the delivery of two new factory-fresh superjumb...

David Flynn |

Korean Air A380 has all-business class upper deck

Korean Air will dedicate the entire upper deck of its new Airbus A380s to business class, beating a refit by Singapore Airlines...

David Flynn |

Lufthansa's new space-saver seats boost legroom

Lufthansa has finally revealed the cabin revamp for its short and medium-haul fleet. The European cabin upgrade involves some 3...

Rahul Raja |

AirNZ's 777-300ER has upgraded seats & cabins

Air New Zealand has just taken delivery of its first Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, which features the new ‘SkyCouch’ o...

Rahul Raja |

Qantas back to full schedule for Heathow

Qantas is gearing up for a return to its full flight schedule from Heathrow following the re-opening of the snow-bound airport'...

David Flynn |

Safety checks ease for Rolls-Royce A380 engines

Aviation safety regulators from Europe’s EASA are seemingly more confident about the safety capabilities of Rolls-Royce&r...

Rahul Raja |

QF2 flies half empty from Heathrow, despite stranded passengers

Qantas passengers have complained that the airline flew a half empty plane from Heathrow to Australia yesterday, leaving delaye...

danwarne |

Virgin Blue & Air New Zealand alliance approved

Update The New Zealand government has today approved the trans-Tasman alliance between Air New Zealand and Virgin Blue. With ...

David Flynn |