Airport News

Sydney Airport T1 becomes 'quiet terminal'

Sydney Airport’s international terminal will become a quieter place to relax and unwind when jetting abroad, with T1 tran...

Chris Chamberlin |

Green light for Sydney Airport Gateway

Sydney Airport's notorious traffic chokepoints could become a thing of the past under the Sydney Gateway plan, which has receiv...

David Flynn |

SYD proposes drive-up premium departure wing

Sydney Airport hopes to spoil premium passengers with a dedicated wing where well-heeled travellers can stride straight from th...

David Flynn |

A business traveller's guide to Heathrow T2

Officially dubbed The Queen’s Terminal, T2 at London’s Heathrow Airport houses almost every Star Alliance airline i...

Chris Chamberlin |

Melbourne Airport to install swing gates at T1, T3

Melbourne Airport plans to run international flights from its domestic Qantas and Virgin Australia terminals within five years....

David Flynn |

Inside Star Alliance's Frankfurt Connection Centre

For any traveller, and especially for business travellers, making a connection between flights can be a case of when things run...

Chris Chamberlin |

Skip the queues at UK passport control

The United Kingdom’s Registered Traveller program allows regular UK visitors to bypass the queues at passport control &nd...

Chris Chamberlin |

Heathrow Airport now sells Fast Track access

Heathrow Airport is now selling access to its Fast Track security lane, with passengers asked to stump up  £12.50 (A...

David Flynn |

Melbourne Airport Rail Link: what you need to know

Melbourne’s long-awaited railway link between Tullamarine Airport and the CBD has been getting plenty of coverage followi...

David Flynn |

BA isn't sold on Heathrow's third runway

London Heathrow airport’s £16 billion (A$29 billion) expansion plan may have cleared its last major political hurdl...

Bloomberg News |

New airport security rules on powder from June 30

Passengers departing from Australian international airports will soon be subjected to new security screening rules, restricting...

Chris Chamberlin |

Chicago Airport gets high-speed Loop link

Chicago's O’Hare International Airport could be connected to the CBD by a high-speed link shuttling travellers between tw...

Bloomberg News |

Adelaide gets new Virgin lounge, expanded terminal

Virgin Australia will open a brand new domestic lounge in Adelaide by 2021 as part of broader terminal expansion works at Adela...

Chris Chamberlin |

Star lays out its plans for HKG

Star Alliance hopes to bring all of its member airlines together into a single terminal at Hong Kong and could open its own Sta...

David Flynn |

Would you trust a robot to handle your bags?

Emirates can’t understand why robots – like the ones used by Amazon's warehouses – aren’t handling airp...

Bloomberg News |

Visiting Taipei? Ditch your bag at in-town checkin

Booked on a flight from Taipei’s Taoyuan Airport with China Airlines or EVA Air? Then take advantage of the city’s ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas, Jetstar move to Jakarta Terminal 3

IN BRIEF | Qantas and Jetstar will move into Terminal 3 of Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta Airport this week, swapping their spot at t...

David Flynn |

Security clampdown for domestic flights

Air travellers will face more stringent security over the coming 12 months under a sweeping security overhaul flagged in the 20...

David Flynn |