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Masks no longer needed for domestic, international flights

The long-awaited end to Australia’s air travel mask mandate is here.

David Flynn |

Qantas: new A350 premium economy seats with extra legroom

The Project Sunrise A350 jets will see more legroom in premium economy and economy class.

David Flynn |

Qantas eyes non-stop flights to Chicago and Miami

More 18-20 hour ‘Project Sunrise’ flights are on the horizon.

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia, Qatar Airways partnership takes flight

Velocity frequent flyers can now turn their points into flights across Qatar Airways' extensive worldwide network.

Chris Ashton |

Here is Etihad’s new Boeing 787-9 business class

The next wave of Dreamliners will sport an upgraded version of the A350 Business Studio suites with more space and privacy.

David Flynn |

Fiji Airways’ My Bubble and My Island upgrades explained

Available now on select flights, the last-minute upgrades are (almost) like a private island in the sky.

Chris Ashton |

How Qantas and Singapore Airlines almost merged...

The Australian flag-carrier once sought to combine forces with Singapore Airlines, creating an Asia-Pacific colossus of aviation.

David Flynn |

Qantas now lets you pay to have an empty seat next to you

Pricing for the airline’s ‘Neighbour Free’ option begins at $30 on short-range flights.

David Flynn |

Guide: Emirates adds premium economy to Melbourne from Feb 1

Step onboard with Executive Traveller to explore the Dubai airline’s bright and inviting ‘in-between’ class.

Staff Writers |

Qantas plans four flights a day to London

The Kangaroo Route is going to get even busier in the years to come…

David Flynn |

Malaysia Airlines is still flying the A380 on 20 minute hops

The superjumbos remain up for sale, so why the ‘flights to nowhere’?

David Flynn |

Boeing 777X delays lets airlines revise business class

With the next-gen Boeing 777X way behind schedule, some airlines are now taking a second look at their business class designs.

David Flynn |

United confirms all-new Polaris business class for A321XLRs

Single-aisle suites will spearhead United’s renewed assault on the trans-Atlantic market.

David Flynn |

Emirates reinstates non-stop Airbus A380 flights to Auckland

The resumption of the Gulf carrier's longest route will expedite the path to Dubai and Europe for Kiwi travellers.

Matt Lennon |

Qantas to launch Sydney-Auckland-New York flights

The New York flights will skip Los Angeles and go head-to-head with Air New Zealand.

David Flynn |

Singapore Airlines drops mask-wearing rules

From next week masks will no longer be compulsory on all SQ flights or even at Changi Airport.

David Flynn |

Qantas will soon retire and replace its Airbus A330s

Airbus and Boeing will both bid to replace the ageing mid-sized jets.

David Flynn |

Qantas to open new business class lounge in Adelaide

A new lounge in the South Australian capital is one of several investments coming to Qantas' lounge network.

Matt Lennon |