Airline News

Emirates considers all-new Boeing 777 business class

The Gulf airline mulls an end to the middle seat on the Boeing 777 fleet, while also ramping up its premium economy roll-out.

David Flynn |

Business class compared: Qantas vs Virgin vs Rex

Premium travellers are now spoiled for choice, but which airline is best in business class?

Chris C. |

Here is Singapore Airlines’ new business class amenity kit

These elegant Penhaligon’s kits are available on request from Singapore Airlines’ business class passengers.

David Flynn |

This Seattle high-rise will feature its own Boeing 747

Yes, that’s an actual Boeing 747 nestled between two 48-storey luxury apartment blocks.

David Flynn |

Etihad reveals A350 business class suites with sliding doors

Etihad Airways’ CEO talks up a ‘business plus’ approach at the pointy end of his new flagship Airbus A350 jets.

David Flynn |

Rex launches Brisbane-Melbourne Boeing 737 flights

Brisbane is not only Regional Express' latest destination but shows the battle for the 'golden triangle' has begun.

David Flynn |

Lufthansa wants to charge flyers “to be seen to be green”

Under a ‘Green Rewards’ program, travellers will soon be asked to pay for the privilege of flaunting their eco-cred...

Bloomberg News |

International business travel begins to spring back

Zoom calls can’t replace face-to-face meetings where clients get hands-on with product.

David Flynn |

SQ signs off on Boeing 777X first, business class

Over-sized first class suites? Sliding doors in business class? Despite finalising designs, SQ isn’t about to fan any speculation.

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia reveals new business class, economy seats

These seats will soon take to the skies as Virgin seeks real-world feedback on their designs.

David Flynn |

Rex launches free WiFi on Boeing 737 flights

Now there are more ways to stay connected above the clouds.

David Flynn |

Flying with SQ in the Australia-Singapore bubble

What’s it like to travel on a ‘vaccinated travel lane’ (VTL) flight between Sydney and Singapore?

David Flynn |

US opens the door to international travellers once again

These are the top cities they're visiting.

Bloomberg News |

First Qantas A380 returns Tuesday November 9

The red-tailed Qantas Airbus A380s will make an even earlier return to the skies.

David Flynn |

Virgin trials toasted sandwiches for economy meals

A welcome selection of fresh food will join Virgin’s economy ‘buy on board’ menu from next month.

David Flynn |

Alaska Airlines replaces bottled water with ‘boxed water’

Boxes of water are being handed out to business class flyers, and poured into recyclable cups in economy.

David Flynn |

SkyTeam status match for BA, Qatar, Emirates, SQ

With just one email, you can pocket SkyTeam Elite Plus status through to the end of 2022.

David Flynn |

Covid tests a hidden cost of post-pandemic travel

Mandatory Covid testing will add hundreds to the cost of an overseas solo business trip, and thousands to a family holiday.

David Flynn |