Airline News

Asiana to trial Melbourne-Seoul flights

Melbourne and Seoul will be linked by non-stop flights from late December 2019 to late February 2020.

Don't want to sit near infants on a plane?

Japan Airlines seatmaps now show where babies are sitting, so you can sit as far as possible away from them.

Emirates' Boeing 777X: new business class seats, but no bar

No more middle seats and direct aisle access for every passenger, promises Emirates CEO.

Singapore Airlines plans 'dine on demand' in business class

Adopting 'dine on demand' alongside Book The Cook would see business class passengers spoiled for choice.

SAS plays it safe with new business class

The Scandinavian airline's latest business class seats will prove a familiar sight to its frequent flyers.

Virgin Australia plans Brisbane-Tokyo flights

Virgin Australia wants to begin daily flights between Brisbane and Tokyo's Haneda Airport in March 2020.

United brings Polaris business class to Sydney

A summer switch to the Boeing 777-300ER sees United's Sydney-San Francisco flights upgraded to Polaris business class.

Upgraded Qantas A380 returns to the skies

Qantas' spruced-up superjumbo, with revamped first class and new business class, returns to the skies from September 30.

Delta wants inflight WiFi to be fast and free

Delta is set to become the first of America's 'big three' airlines to roll out fast and free WiFi on domestic flights.

Can F1 tech shape the future of business class?

Advanced Formula One technology is making its way into the business class cabins.

Qantas, Virgin battle to launch new flights to Tokyo

March 2020 will see four new daily flights between Australia and Tokyo; Qantas and Virgin each want a piece of the action.

Virgin Atlantic eyes Sydney, Auckland, Singapore

Virgin wants a bigger slice of the Heathrow pie, and promises big things in return...

Virgin Australia bids for Tokyo/Haneda flights

Virgin Australia is putting it hat into the ring for flights to Tokyo.

Qantas reveals plans for new Tokyo/Haneda flights

Qantas eyes a second Sydney-Haneda service plus a Melbourne-Haneda flight to replace the current Narita service.

Emirates to continue Melbourne-Singapore flights

While seeking to end its Brisbane-Singapore flights, Emirates says it will keep the Melbourne-Singapore service.

Qatar plans Airbus A350-1000 for Perth, Adelaide

Qatar Airways intends to upgrade its Perth and Adelaide flights to the flagship Airbus A350, but the timeline is TBA...

Emirates seeks to axe Brisbane-Singapore flights

Emirates plans a quick exit from the Brisbane-Singapore route due to "substantial losses".

Virgin-to-Virgin London route one step closer

Get ready to fly around the world with Virgin, using Hong Kong, London and LAX as your stopovers.