Airport News

Fast-track your transit at Hong Kong

TRAVEL TIP | Hong Kong is a popular stopover point, especially for travellers on Cathay Pacific flights to Asia, Europe and the...

David Flynn |

Taiwan opens passport e-Gates to Aussie travellers

Aussie travellers jetting to Taiwan or stopping over in Taipei on journeys with China Airlines and EVA Air can now expedite the...

Chris Chamberlin |

Here is how Perth Airport will look in 2025

New airline lounges with direct access to boarding gates, airport hotels and an automated people mover connecting domestic and ...

Brandon Loo |

Qantas facial recognition trial in Brisbane

Qantas has begun Australian trials of new technology to store your passport in a smartphone app and rely on facial recognition ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Guide to connecting to the USA via Vancouver

While many Australian travellers bound for US east coast cities like New York will default to flying via Los Angeles, Vancouver...

Chris Chamberlin |

Travelling to Turkey? e-Visas on arrival axed

Passengers jetting to Istanbul, Ankara and other destinations in Turkey who need a visa to enter the country – a roster t...

Chris Chamberlin |

Istanbul's new airport opens

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan opened one of the world’s largest airports on Monday, declaring completion of the ...

Bloomberg News |

Dubai Smart Gate passport control fast-track

Australian passport holders can zip through Dubai Airport like a local, by registering their passport with Dubai’s Smart ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Inside Melbourne's new private jet base

With discrete arrival for chauffeur-driven limousines, private customs and immigration screening, à la carte dining, a l...

David Flynn |

Singapore Frequent Traveller eases sign-up rules

Australian passport holders will now find it even easier to qualify for Singapore’s Frequent Traveller Program, which pro...

Chris Chamberlin |

Thailand plans to add $1.8 billion terminal at BKK

Bangkok’s main airport is planning to add a stunning A$1.8 billion terminal with extensive wooden cladding and an indoor ...

Bloomberg Pursuits |

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 |