Coronavirus

South African Airways to fly again, with $2.3bn Govt bailout

The South African government ditches plans for a new national flag-carrier in favour of extending...

Virgin Atlantic set for $1.8 billion rescue

As part of its recovery flight plan, Richard Branson's pride and joy will shed jobs and delay air...

Qantas gives grounded frequent flyers bonus status credits

Most Qantas Frequent Flyer members will receive at least 50% of the status credits needed to reta...

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.

This aviation furniture brings flying into your home

Celebrate cocktail hour in Concorde glassware while you relax in fuselage furniture – or even a g...

Travellers to begin paying for 14-day hotel quarantine

Travellers rather than taxpayers are now footing the bill for mandatory hotel isolation upon arri...

Qantas closes almost all international bookings to March '21

It appears that another wave of Qantas flight cancellations is on the way.

Australia to slash the number of inbound passengers

The number of arriving passengers will be halved "for the foreseeable future."

Qantas eyes return of Emirates codeshare flights

Qantas has pulled its QF code off Emirates flights, but that's expected to come back shortly.

Heathrow Airport to trial 24-hour coronavirus tests

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

How Qantas will hibernate its A380s for the next three years

There's more to putting a superjumbo to sleep than merely shutting down the computer, and turning...

Singapore looks to 'staycations' to fill the tourism hole

Singapore lacks anything resembling a domestic tourism market, so staycation deals are the next-b...

Australia-NZ travel could open on state-by-state basis

Victoria might find itself uninvited to the Australia-New Zealand travel party.

SYD caps inbound overseas passengers at 50 per flight

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

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 ...

Australia's borders set to open for international students

The trial will see 350 students flown in before hotel quarantine.

Review: visiting Qantas lounges in the coronavirus era

Executive Traveller visits the newly-reopened Sydney Domestic Business Lounge to see what’s diffe...

American Airlines pushes Sydney flights back to mid-2021

The Qantas partner appears to agree with Alan Joyce on the timeline for regular stateside travel.