Airline News

Singapore Airlines, Changi Airport add two-way transits

Return journeys open up to a handful of Asian countries.

David Flynn |

Has Qantas found a faster, easier way to board a flight?

Starting from the last row of a domestic flight, "sequenced boarding" is both logical and hassle-free.

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia's new owner to be chosen by next week

We'll soon know more about the new force behind Virgin Australia and the shape of the rebooted challenger.

David Flynn |

Qantas, ACCC clash over refunds for cancelled flights

Qantas is extending the use-by date for travel credit, but the ACCC wants passengers to know they are still entitled to a refund.

David Flynn |

Lufthansa is the latest airline to mothball its Airbus A380s

The German carrier says it will likely never fly the A380 again from Frankfurt.

Bloomberg News |

Virgin Australia's elite The Club to close its doors?

As Virgin goes mid-market, its competitor to the elite Qantas Chairman's Lounge seems oddly out of place.

David Flynn |

ACCC to monitor Qantas, Virgin Australia airfares

Australia's consumer watchdog will keep an eye on domestic fares and capacity for the next three years.

David Flynn |

Qantas launches triple points sale, $19 SYD-MEL fares

State borders are beginning to reopen and travel is back on the agenda, with triple Qantas Points on every fare.

David Flynn |

Delta's LAX-Sydney flight returns, with social distancing

Delta Air Lines says it is committed to a capacity cap and blocking middle seats.

David Flynn |

Qantas cancels most overseas flights to late October

It's another clear-cut sign that overseas travel will remain largely out of reach for some time to come.

David Flynn |

Qatar Airways: no new Airbus, Boeing deliveries until 2022

The Gulf carrier puts the brakes on orders for a raft of new jets including the Boeing 777X.

David Flynn |

International travel ban: Australian borders closed to 2021?

That overseas business trip or holiday could be a long way off...

David Flynn |

Qantas, Virgin fly alcohol-free in the coronavirus era

Domestic flights are coming back, but they'll be 'dry' for some time...

David Flynn |

Cathay's new A321neo business class set for October debut

The factory-fresh A321neo will sport a new-look regional business class for Cathay Dragon.

David Flynn |

Qatar is now Australia's most popular international airline

Coronavirus restrictions turn travel patterns topsy-turvy.

David Flynn |

British Airways is now serving boxed inflight meals

Join us for the unboxing of British Airways' latest boxed meals.

David Flynn |

Could the new Virgin Australia be more like Virgin America?

If Virgin Australia 2.0 is modelled on Virgin America 1.0, what should Australian travellers expect?

David Flynn |

Cyrus wants Virgin to be a smaller, mid-market airline

A 'hybrid' Virgin Australia would seek a middle-of-the-market meld for business and leisure travellers alike.

David Flynn |