Airline News

Revisiting Qantas’ A380 first class degustation menu

Remember when you could soar above the clouds in first class comfort and pretty much graze your way from take-off to landing?

David Flynn |

Why you should check your passport's expiry date now

Don't let your dusty passport stop you from travelling as international borders reopen.

David Flynn |

Singapore Airlines' new Boeing 737 business class

Even the shortest flights now feel very much like a premium Singapore Airlines experience.

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia holds back on NZ bubble flights

Virgin's not so bullish on the NZ travel bubble.

David Flynn |

Australia-New Zealand travel bubble to open on April 19

Get ready to book that getaway to the Land of the Long White Cloud.

David Flynn |

Qantas boosts frequent flyer seats on NZ flights

Turn your pile of Qantas Points into a trans-Tasman getaway!

David Flynn |

Alaska Airlines joins Oneworld: benefits for Qantas flyers

Qantas frequent flyers can now enjoy a broader raft of perks when travelling with Oneworld's newest member, Alaska Airlines.

Chris Chamberlin |

Asiana brand to disappear after Korean Air take-over

After almost 40 years in the sky, Asiana Airlines is being fully folded into Korean Air.

David Flynn |

Coffee House Cabin: a collaborative workspace in the sky

These premium economy seats swivel around to let high flyers get down to business.

David Flynn |

More clues on Qatar Airways' new Boeing 787-9 business class

The fresh Dreamliner business class seats will have privacy doors in a mid-sized cabin for 30 premium passengers.

David Flynn |

Virgin Galactic unveils new ‘Imagine’ ship for space tourism

The futuristic VSS Imagine marks the debut of Virgin Galactic's third-gen spaceship design.

Bloomberg News |

Aerion aims high with 'near-hypersonic' 50-passenger AS3 jet

Boomless cruise technology and advanced IT systems would help plot a flight path favouring supersonic speeds.

David Flynn |

Your Qantas app will soon include upgrade alerts

Coming changes to the Qantas app will make it easier to snare that business class upgrade.

David Flynn |

Some Qantas flyers can now get Gold status with one flight

The Qantas Status Fast Track just became a superfast track to Gold...

David Flynn |

Qantas launches Double Status Credits promo

Get on the fast track to yet another year of Gold, Platinum or even Platinum One frequent flyer status.

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia’s new business class menu takes off

Your Virgin business class ticket now includes plated meals, and not a snack box in sight.

Chris Chamberlin |

Here is Virgin’s new ‘buy on board’ menu for economy class

From today Virgin Australia economy class passengers will have to pay for anything other than water, tea or coffee.

David Flynn |

Emirates brings A380s back to Australia, New Zealand

Emirates' superjumbos return to Australia and New Zealand from late 2021, with Brisbane also gaining more Boeing 777 flights.

Chris Chamberlin |