Airport News

Singapore opens use of IATA Travel Pass by all airlines

The smartphone app will be your new passport to Changi and Singapore itself.

Bloomberg News |

Melbourne will open to international passengers from April 8

The airport will now accept just over one thousand Australians returning home each week.

David Flynn |

Singapore sees safe reopening of Changi as key to survival

"In aviation, it is the battle of our lifetime" says Singaporean government.

Bloomberg News |

Singapore reinvents itself for the return of business travel

Overseas visitors are a driver of broader economic activity, especially in the post-COVID era.

Bloomberg News |

Hong Kong temporarily bans British Airways, Emirates, KLM

More airlines join Hong Kong's 14-day blacklist as the city rushes to contain its latest COVID-19 outbreak.

David Flynn |

Melbourne to resume international flights from December 7

Victorian premier Dan Andrews says Melbourne will once again welcome overseas flights.

David Flynn |

Berlin's $10 billion airport finally opens

An eight-year delay, automatic doors that lacked electricity and too-short escalators were an embarrassing tale for Germany.

Bloomberg News |

Australia to axe incoming passenger arrival card

Those bothersome paper arrivals cards will finally be replaced by a smartphone app.

David Flynn |

Melbourne's international flight ban extended to November

Australia's second-largest international gateway has been shuttered since July.

David Flynn |

How Covid-19 could reshape airports for the better

The pandemic pause in travel may actually improve the long-term outlook for frequent flyers, say experts.

Bloomberg News |

Flights from Victoria to NSW are now ‘international'

Flying from Melbourne to Sydney? You'll now arrive at the international terminal, and be taken into mandatory hotel quarantine.

Chris Chamberlin |

Qatar Airways will move to London Heathrow T5 on July 27

The consolidation of Oneworld airlines at Heathrow T5 continues, with Qatar Airways and JAL making the move next week.

David Flynn |

London City Airport is finally getting lounges

Business travellers and frequent flyers will welcome the news that London City will sport not just one but two lounges.

David Flynn |

London Heathrow T3 may reopen this year, T4 closed until 202

With terminal closures extending to next year, more Oneworld airlines consider relocating to T5.

David Flynn |

Heathrow Airport to trial 24-hour coronavirus tests

The fast turnaround tests would help reopen travel on the bust trans-Atlantic route.

Bloomberg News |

SYD caps inbound overseas passengers at 50 per flight

An overflow of travellers on flights originally bound for Melbourne is straining Sydney's quarantine facilities.

David Flynn |

Travel ban exemptions easy for some, but hard for many

Around 25% of all travel applications are denied, and where approvals are given, many supporting documents are typically needed.

Chris Chamberlin |

Melbourne suspends international flights until July 15

Melbourne Airport pulls down the shutters to all arriving international passenger flights until mid-July.

David Flynn |