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Report: The last Qantas flight from SFO

Keith Tan was on board this weekend’s final Qantas direct flight from San Francisco to Sydney – a popular route whi...

Keith Tan |

Emirates drops fuel surcharge

While it seems that every other airline in the world is raising fuel surcharges and increasing ticket prices, Emirates has axed...

David Flynn |

Singapore Airlines: 20 magazines to read inflight

Singapore Airlines is launching something that may make airport newsagencies quiver with fear: a selection of 20 international ...

danwarne |

SFO-bound? Connect in Honolulu to avoid LAX

With Qantas having axed its San Francisco flights this weekend, Hawaiian Airlines is looking to take up some of the slack. The...

John Walton |

Third daily Emirates flight: Sydney-Dubai

Emirates is adding a third daily flight to its Sydney-Dubai route so travellers can make faster connections to Europe, an airli...

John Walton |

Free Lufthansa top-tier status offer

Lufthansa is giving away free Star Alliance Gold status in a bid to snatch the most lucrative frequent flyers away from rival ...

John Walton |

More Virgin Australia lounges get priority access

Virgin Australia's upgraded lounges in Melbourne and Brisbane airports will include dedicated security channels for the benefit...

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia to upgrade domestic seats

If you liked the look of the leather seats in Virgin Australia's factory-fresh Boeing 737-800, here's good news: the airline is...

David Flynn |

RoamingSIM takes on global roaming rort

If you've been reading our coverage about MaxRoam SIM cards -- particularly their relatively cheap data rates when used in Euro...

danwarne |

Did Virgin girl arrive on Qantas flight?

We'd never want to suggest that people in the advertising industry have too much time on their hands, but we were tipped off by...

danwarne |

Virgin Australia readies all-new airport lounges

Update: Australian Business Traveller can now confirm that both the Melbourne and Brisbane lounges will feature a ded...

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia's new seats and service

The Australian Business Traveller team went over Virgin Australia's new Airbus A330 and Boeing 737-800 aircraft with a fin...

John Walton |

Video: Richard Branson introduces Virgin Australia

Sir Richard Branson was guest of honour at today's launch of Virgin Australia, an airline which now firmly extends his aviation...

David Flynn |

Pics: Virgin Australia 737 with slick Sky Interior

Virgin Australia is getting slick new aircraft to go with its slick new brand and image, rolling out the first of almost 60 Boe...

David Flynn |

Economy class on Virgin Australia Airbus A330

Virgin Australia's new Airbus A330 will ply the skies between Sydney and Perth as a daily service from Thur...

David Flynn |

Business class on Virgin Australia Airbus A330

Virgin Australia's new Airbus A330 will ply the skies between Sydney and Perth as a daily service from Thursday May 26, with t...

David Flynn |

Inside the launch: Virgin Australia's big day

The Virgin Australia launch party has been a huge spectacle, with brand new planes in a brand new paint scheme, Sir Richard Bra...

John Walton |

Branson on business travel

Following today's launch of the new Virgin Australia, we asked Richard Branson how business travel has changed over the years &...

David Flynn |