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Review: Cathay Pacific's new business class seats

Latest: read our 'world first' review of Cathay Pacific premium economy Cathay Pacific’s new international business clas...

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Virgin Blue offers double Velocity points

Virgin Blue is now offering double Velocity frequent flyer points to travellers who book flights on Virgin group airlines aroun...

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Inflight meals to eat at home?

Despite the best efforts of airlines in employing masterchefs to oversee their inflight menus – Qantas’ Neil Perry ...

David Flynn |

CX mulls inflight Internet, premium economy

Inflight Internet service and a new premium economy class are both being considered by Cathay Pacific as the airline looks to f...

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Emirates wins best airline food award

The best food in the sky is to be found on Emirates, with Australian airlines nowhere to be seen in the top ten.  However...

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Jetstar aims for 100% self-service

Jetstar technology chief Stephen Tame has stated his intention to make the budget airline "100% self service". However, the go...

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Five best features in new CX biz class seats

Australian Business Traveller has already spent some time with Cathay Pacific’s all-new business class cabin, which is no...

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Emirates becomes world's third largest airline

With only 144 aircraft in its fleet, Emirates has just become the world's third largest airline by capacity, overtaking US carr...

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SQ and PayPal partner up

Singapore Airlines is now accepting PayPal alongside credit cards for purchasing flights online at singaporeair.com. Passenger...

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Virgin Blue to drop 'Blue'

Virgin Blue will drop the ‘Blue’ from its name when it unveils a new brand within the next four months.The move is ...

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Airline launches inflight iTunes downloads

Cramming your iPod, iPad and iPhone full of entertainment has become par for the course before a long haul flight, but if airli...

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BA 747 grounded after bedbugs attack

British Airways has admitted one of its 747s was infested with bedbugs, after a passenger sustained bites around her torso and ...

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AirNZ's new 777 to make weekend visits to Mlb

Air New Zealand hopes introduce its new Boeing 777-300ERs on direct flights from Auckland to San Francisco and Vancouver this y...

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World's best airports: Seoul, Changi & Hong Kong

Asia’s supersized yet streamlined airports made a clean sweep of the world’s top airports awards, with Seoul&r...

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V Australia launches first flight to Abu Dhabi

V Australia begins direct flights between Sydney and Abu Dhabi from today, making it the first Australian airline with a dedica...

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Tiger hopes to fly to NZ, Singapore

Tiger Airways wants to expand to an international airline, flying to countries around the Asia-Pacific rim – and take bus...

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Borghetti: business class is "a nuclear arms race"

The introduction of a new domestic business class in May this year sees Virgin Blue adding yet another category of seating into...

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GALLERY: Virgin Blue’s new uniforms

Virgin Blue (since this article was first written, the airline has rebranded as Virgin Australia) has revealed a swish new look...

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