Airline News

LATAM will now leave Oneworld in May 2020

It's adiós to Oneworld with Chilean airline LATAM ready for departure and its next adventure.

Chris Chamberlin |

Corporate jets the key to supersonic flying: Sir Tim Clark

Supersonic superjumbos are unlikely any time soon, but smaller, speedier jets could gel with corporates, says the Emirates boss.

Chris Chamberlin |

Singapore Airlines, ANA launch joint venture

The beefed-up alliance between Singapore Airlines and Japan's ANA will focus on the Asia-Pacific market.

David Flynn |

Beyond the inflight bar: how about a beauty spa?

When it comes to imaginative thinking, the sky's the limit...

David Flynn |

China Eastern Airlines cuts back on Australian flights

China Eastern is scaling back its Australian flights throughout 2020, affecting routes from Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane.

Chris Chamberlin |

Delta Air Lines reveals new Airbus A321neo first class seat

Delta Air Lines has an all-new domestic first class (known in most other countries as business class) on the way, tied to the d...

David Flynn |

Air France to launch domestic business class next year

The French flag-carrier breaks out the Champagne for business class passengers on domestic and short-range international flights.

David Flynn |

Boeing 777X goes big on overhead bins, bespoke design

With the 777X, Boeing wants to refine and reshape the passenger experience.

David Flynn |

BA, Qatar pitch joint venture for flights to Australia

BA seeks to piggyback on Qatar Airways' extensive network, with over 100 routes on the JV roster.

David Flynn |

Japan Airlines brings first class back to Sydney-Tokyo

JAL's Sydney route will adopt Boeing 777s with first class: offering more seats in business class and premium economy, too.

Chris Chamberlin |

Japan Airlines trims business class cabin in Airbus A350

Some of JAL's domestic Airbus A350s will see fewer business class seats as the airline caters for seasonal demand.

David Flynn |

Qantas wants its smartphone app to help you beat jetlag

Qantas' Project Sunrise research flights could see jetlag-busting features added to the airline's app.

David Flynn |

Qatar Airways to roll out ‘saver’ awards for points bookings

The Oneworld member airline intends to reduce the number of frequent flyer points needed to book off-peak flights.

David Flynn |

ANA to increase Sydney-Tokyo flights in 2020

Sydney's Tokyo-bound travellers will soon be able to choose between four daily flights across three airlines.

David Flynn |

Four new business class seats headed our way in 2020

Airlines are steadily raising the bar for short- to medium-range business class. Here are four new seats to watch for in 2020.

David Flynn |

Cathay Pacific brings more Airbus A350s to Sydney

Half of Cathay Pacific's four-daily Sydney-Hong Kong services will soon offer the latest seats, inflight WiFi and a better ride.

Brandon Loo |

Emirates taps data, biometrics in the future of travel

From inflight meals and movies to designing the airport of the future, data and biometrics will play a big role for Emirates.

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas to run both Perth-London and Project Sunrise flights

The next few years could see Qantas flying several variants of the Kangaroo Route.

David Flynn |