Airline News

United Airlines drops most Australian flights

United will halt all flights to Australia across March and April, except for Sydney-San Francisco.

David Flynn |

Qatar Airways drops Airbus A380s, cuts flight to Australia

Fewer flights around the world, and almost none of them on Qatar Airways' Airbus A380.

David Flynn |

All flights between Australia and the USA grounded

Airlines abandon the once-crowded skies across the Pacific.

David Flynn |

South African Airways pulls the plug on Perth

SAA makes an unsurprising exit from Australia, and the rest of the world.

David Flynn |

Cathay Pacific axes almost all Australian flights

Cathay will slash its global network to just 12 cities, and Sydney is the sole Australian survivor.

David Flynn |

Qantas domestic flight cancellations begin April 1

Qantas' downsized domestic network sees fewer flights on most routes, and many destination dropped altogether.

David Flynn |

Virgin's domestic flight cancellations begin March 28

Virgin will drop almost two dozen routes from its domestic network over the coming weeks.

David Flynn |

Qantas pushes back Project Sunrise Airbus A350 purchase

Airbus will need to wait a little longer for Qantas to sign on the dotted line for its fleet of Project Sunrise jets.

David Flynn |

Coronavirus lockdown: Australia closes its borders

Australia's borders will be shut to all foreign visitors, with only Australian citizens and residents allowed in.

Chris Chamberlin |

Air Canada suspends all Australian flights

Air Canada pulls the plug on Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne flights as Canada and Australia put up their borders.

David Flynn |

Qantas cancels all international flights

Qantas' international network will shut down until at least the end of May 2020.

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia grounds all international flights

Virgin Australia will suspend all flights to Los Angeles, New Zealand & Tokyo as it temporarily becomes a domestic-only airline.

Chris Chamberlin |

ANA postpones second daily Sydney-Tokyo flight

ANA's second daily Sydney-Tokyo service is the latest casualty of the coronavirus.

David Flynn |

Delta axes Sydney-LAX flights

The US airline and Virgin Australia partner will pull out of Australia until at least mid-April.

David Flynn |

Qantas offers free cancellations on flights until May 31

Passengers can now cancel all Qantas domestic and international bookings for travel until May 31, and fly at a later date.

Chris Chamberlin |

Coronavirus: gratis Virgin Australia flight changes

All passengers flying before June 30 can change their flights, or even their destination, at no charge.

Chris Chamberlin |

Coronavirus: how to self-isolate

If you've just flown into Australia from overseas, you'll need to self-isolate for 14 days.

David Flynn |

American Airlines cancels Sydney flights

The US carrier suspends flights to Sydney, which means the rumoured Brisbane-LAX service is also on hold...

David Flynn |